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424100 Home Health Access Nurse Coordinator

Penn Medicine
Princeton Junction, NJ 08550
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The Home Health Access Nurse Coordinator (HHANC) is a RN who practices as a full partner within the continuum of care and consistently demonstrates clinical expert patient intake and care coordination. The HHANC triages complex referrals with providers and key stakeholders to assure a safe transition to home. The HHANC promotes the Central Intake Department as the hub for transitioning patients to post-acute care at home.Job responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:Continuous Quality Improvement: The nurse utilizes data to identify potential and actual problems and opportunities to complete referrals in a safe, timely, efficient, effective, and equitable. ¢ Provides quality review for high risk/complex referrals¢ Integrates compliance tasks into the referral process including completion of appropriate OASIS and obtaining Face to Face information¢ Strives to achieve excellence of serviceCommunication: Develops specialty service line knowledge in home health, palliative care, hospice care, infusion, treatments, labs and care settings¢ Communicates effectively with referral sources, team members, leadership, schedulers¢ Possesses knowledge of policies to ensure safe transition from hospital or facility to home¢\tMaintains confidentiality in accordance with HIPAA¢ Accesses information to stay current on changes and trends in the home health and hospice industry as it pertains to referral and intake processesLeadership: The nurse effectively collaborates and applies innovative, systems thinking to engage in systematic, evidence based problem solving and decision making to promote effective changes within a complex care delivery system supporting the vision of HCHS and Penn Medicine¢ Supports department staff to assure excellent customer service through role-modeling, feedback, and mentorship¢ Person and Family Centered Care: ¢ Effectively uses all resources to achieve positive outcomes and high satisfaction for patientsProfessionalism: The nurse demonstrates a commitment to the nursing profession through lifelong learning, adherence to ANAs Code of Ethics for Nurses, participation in a professional organization and advancing community outreach.¢ Partners with referral sources to establish trust and exquisite communicationSafety: The nurse minimizes risk of harm to patients, families, providers and self through system effectiveness and individual performance¢ identifies high-risk and complex patients/therapies/medications and coordinates same day services with clinical team partners¢ Assures timely start of care in collaboration with the Scheduling DepartmentTeamwork: The nurse effectively engages in the process of cooperation, coordination, and collaboration in an effort to provide for safe, quality outcomes for patients within inter and intra-professional teams, including virtual teams.¢ Exhibits strong customer service and relationship building skills with internal and external referral sources¢ Effectively tracks and communicates regarding readmitted patients to ensure a safe discharge ¢ Works closely with discharge planning group to determine needs for home care and makes recommendations¢ Provide hospital personnel most directly involved with patients care thorough communication regarding the home care plan¢ Treats people respectfullyTechnology/Informatics: The nurse utilizes appropriate information and technology to communicate, manage knowledge, mitigate error, and support decision making across the continuum.¢ Obtains all clinical information relevant to the referral including diagnosis, agency, referral source, following provider, treatments and medications¢ Develops extensive working knowledge of EMR-Penn Chart, multiple secondary platforms

Educational Requirements:\n• Bachelor's Degree from an accredited school of nursing\n\nLicensure, Certification or Registration Requirements: \n• PA and/or NJ RN licensure\n• RN Certification as RN Case Manager strongly preferred\n\nRelated Work Experience: \n• 5+ years of current acute care (med/surg/ICU) nursing experience; \n• Home care and hospice experience\n\nSpecialized Skills & Knowledge Requirements\n• Leadership: formal or informal (charge RN, committee chair) - preferred\n• Ability to work flexible shifts including weekends and holidays in rotation


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Posted: 2021-03-31 Expires: 2021-04-30

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424100 Home Health Access Nurse Coordinator

Penn Medicine
Princeton Junction, NJ 08550

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