Home Care - RN Hospital Coordinator- Skilled Nursing - Akron
Company: Akron Children's Hospital
Posted on: January 27, 2023
About Akron Children's Hospital Akron Children's Hospital has
been caring for children since 1890, and our pediatric specialties
are ranked among the nation's best by U.S. News & World Report.
With two hospital campuses, regional health centers and more than
50 primary and specialty care locations throughout Ohio, we're
making it easier for today's busy families to find the high-quality
care they need. In 2020, our health care system provided more than
1.1 million patient encounters. We also operate neonatal and
pediatric units in the hospitals of our regional health care
partners. Every year, our Children's Home Care Group nurses provide
thousands of in-home visits, and our School Health nurses manage
clinic visits for students from preschool through high school. With
our Quick Care Online virtual visits and Akron Children's Anywhere
app, we're here for families whenever and wherever they need us.
Learn more at akronchildrens.org. OUR PROMISES
- To treat every child as we would our own
- To treat others as they would like to be treated
- To turn no child away for any reason Prior to the start date,
full COVID-19 vaccination is required for employment. Full
vaccination is defined as 14 days after the last received
vaccination. Boosters are excluded from this requirement. We are
seeking people who are committed to fostering a diverse environment
in which patients, family and staff from a variety of backgrounds,
cultures, and personal experiences are welcomed, included and can
thrive. Skilled Nursing Part time Days Summary: To coordinate all
discharge needs including home going teaching, equipment and
nursing needs for patients referred to CHCG. Begin admission
process and coordinate information needed by other staff members.
1.Receives referral information and schedules
2.Communicates with unit discharge planners and other staff members
regarding potential referrals.
3.Able to asses patient needs, implement plan of treatment, develop
plan of care, arrange interventions as identified, and evaluate
effectiveness of the interventions.
4.Identify priorities of patient care and ensures that patient
identified needs are met.
5.Makes appropriate referrals according to identified patient
6.Instructs patient/family members in all aspects of care as
7.Documents completely in accordance with the Policy and Procedure
of the Home Care agency and submits to billing.
8.Obtains information on home going needs and completes all proper
9.Obtains accurate orders from the Physician.
10.Instructs patient and or family in techniques needed for home
care or assigns appropriate staff to teach the family.
11.Arranges for alternative provider if needed because of location
or preferred provider status.
12.Notifies the scheduler and or nurse of time and date of
discharge to facilitate scheduling.
13.Case manages all short term patients and obtains any
14.Facilitates customer service issues with families.
15.Reviews and resolves payor issues.
16.Participates in performance improvement initiatives such as
chart reviews and other areas needed.
17.Other duties as required. Other information:
1.Experience in home care preferred.
2.Demonstrates sound and proficient nursing skills
3.Experience working with all levels within an organization is
4.Experience in healthcare is preferred.
5.Proficiency in MS Office [Outlook, Excel, Word] or similar
software is required.
Education and Experience
1.Education: Graduate from an accredited School of Nursing. BSN
preferred or must obtain BSN within 5 years from date of hire into
2.Certification: Licensed registered nurse in the State of Ohio.
3.Years of experience: Minimum 1 year experience in home care or
4.Years of experience supervising: None Part Time FTE: 0.600000
Akron Children's Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer of
Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individual with
Disabilities. EEO is the law, please click/copy paste the link
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