Admissions Coordinator (RN/LPN/RT/SW)

Job Description

 

Required: (Must be ONE of the following) 

  • Registered Nurse (RN)
  • Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)
  • Respiratory Therapist with Vent, Hospital or LTC experience
  • OR Social Worker from a hospital discharge setting of ICU or MICU also considered

Experience required:

  • 1 year health care admissions or business office with understanding of long term care payer sources.
  • Proficient computer skills for using internet and Microsoft business applications (Word and Excel).

As the Admissions Coordinator for our Respiratory Unit, you will be responsible for admissions to the respiratory care unit.  This would include the following:

  • Conducting medical chart reviews for clinical appropriateness for transfer
  • Giving prospective patients/families facility tours
  • Verifying payer source prior to resident admission
  • Ensuring that residents are admitted to the facility in a professional and efficient manner
  • Obtaining resident / RP signatures on admission documents in a timely manner
  • Helping to ensure a smooth transition for residents and families.  

Requirements

 

EOE, EHO, DRUG-FREE WORKPLACE