Transition Care Coordinator - HealthAccess - Greenville, NC

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Vidant Home Health and Hospice

Full Time

Regular

Summary

About Vidant Home Health and Hospice

At Vidant Home Health and Hospice, we believe that no family should have to face terminal illness or the death of a loved one alone. Our hospice team provides support for patients and the families of patients with a limited life expectancy. Using a team approach, we work to meet the special physical, emotional, social and spiritual needs of our patients and families.     

The Transition Care Coordinator is responsible for ensuring continuity and seamless transitions of patient care between settings. The Transition Care Coordinator is responsible for coordinating referrals to and from community based and ambulatory providers. The Transition Care Coordinator will act as a Care Coordination service resource for internal and external customers.

Responsibilities

  • Referral Intake / Care Coordination: Receives and forwards new referrals to Care Coordination central intake in a timely manner to ensure timely admission and appropriate patient care based on assessed patient needs, physician orders, and available ambulatory resources. Ensures continuity and seamless transitions of patient care.

  • Collects information on referrals -completely, timely, and accurately. Acts as a resource for referral sources. 

Minimum Requirements

  • Currently licensed as Registered Nurse by the N.C. Board of Nursing is required.

  • Current BLS (Basic Life Support) required.

  • Minimum of two years clinical experience, preferably in home care is required.

General Statement

It is the goal of Vidant Health and its entities to employ the most qualified individual who best matches the requirements for the vacant position.

Offers of employment are subject to successful completion of all pre-employment screenings, which may include an occupational health screening, criminal record check, education, reference, and licensure verification.

We value diversity and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer.   Decisions of employment are made based on business needs, job requirements and applicant’s qualifications without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, genetic information and testing, family and medical leave, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression or any other status protected by law. We prohibit retaliation against individuals who bring forth any complaint, orally or in writing, to the employer, or against any individuals who assist or participate in the investigation of any complaint.

 

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