Admissions Nurse - Hospice

Firma: Affinity Executive Search
Jobtype: Full-time

SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS: Please do not apply for this position unless you have hospice and/or home health industry experience, no exceptions.
The Admission Nurse - Hospice is responsible for receiving referrals, contacting the attending physician and Hospice Medical Director
(HMD)/Hospice Physician to secure an order for admission and certification of terminal illness. The nurse makes an initial visit to the
patient and family to explain hospice services, evaluates, completes admission paperwork, and initiates the initial plan of care with
the authorization of the attending physician and medical director. The nurse collaborates with the interdisciplinary group and
completes the admission process.
Graduate of an accredited Diploma, Associate or Baccalaureate School of Nursing
Current State license as a Registered Nurse
Current State Drivers License
One to three years of experience as a Registered Nurse in a clinical care setting, hospice or home health preferred

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