LPN Required or Eligible
Works under the supervision of the Central Transition Director. Performs coordination of patient services to provide a seamless transition from acute settings to Lifelong Health. Elements required for above include data collection and clinical review of all referrals; determination of referral acceptance based on established criteria and collaboration with various team members; attaining and remaining knowledgeable and current related to Medicare/Insurance reimbursement and basic coverage criteria, and of service lines and products; and conferencing with patients, families, discharge planners, physicians, medical staff and others to coordinate and facilitate transition and services. Works closely with facility care management/discharge planners to identify potential referrals for Lifelong Health Services. Provides exceptional customer service and serves as the face of Riverside Post-Acute Care Services to all contacts by telephone, in person and via electronic media.
Location: Newport News, VA
Educational Requirements: Minimum requirement of LPN Licensure requirement for the State of Virginia or a LPN from an accredited school of nursing and licensed in the State of Virginia.
Certification/Licensure Requirements: Licensed as a LPN in the State of Virginia without restriction required. Current, valid driver's license and acceptable driving record required upon hire and to be maintained during employment. Must also have reliable transportation to make visits to assigned locations each day.
Experience Requirements: Minimum of 5 (five) years in nursing experience and 2 (two) years in Home Health, Home Infusion, Hospice or Discharge Planning preferred.