The Transition Liaison, RN begins and/or completes the admission process within the acute care facility. Provides a written assessment of the patient’s needs for in-home services. Coordinates initial home health care delivery. Serves as a liaison for Visiting Nurse Health System to facility staff, physicians, patients, families and other organizations.
EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS: Graduate of an accredited Diploma, Associate Degree or Baccalaureate School of Nursing preferred
LICENSURE: Current licensure by the Georgia State Board of Nursing. Must have current and valid driver’s license.
EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS: 2-3 years experience in community health nursing and/or home health care
JOB KNOWLEDGE: Demonstrates knowledge of generally accepted nursing standards and regulatory requirements and techniques of home health nursing. Knowledge of all company services and eligibility requirements for those services; third party coverage; and excellent oral and written communication skills to take and write orders, prepare reports, prepare and present educational programs and to establish and maintain good working relationships with facility staff and physicians. Ability to identify and respond to VNHS’ business opportunities with in the facility. Ability to operate computer equipment required.
COMPUTER SKILLS: Must be familiar with general use and functions of the computer, such as, user names and password concepts; internet; e-mail; navigation of computer desktop or laptop, including starting programs, using files, and windows, effectively use navigation buttons and tool bars; ability to self-manage online HR services and online training programs.
Visiting Nurse Health System, Georgia’s largest nonprofit homecare provider has a rich 64 year tradition of serving its mission of delivering compassionate, innovative and cost-effective care management, home health and end of life care in the Atlanta community. Its vision is to set the standard for quality in Georgia and be the first place patients, families, payers and other healthcare providers select when in need of homecare or hospice services.
Visiting Nurse Health System provides professional clinical and care management services to over 5,000 patients in metropolitan Atlanta every day.
Visiting Nurse Health System is an EOE.
Visiting Nurse is the leading provider of home healthcare and hospice care in Atlanta, Georgia, helping patients successfully manage their...