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411013 Home Health Access Nurs

Penn Medicine
Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004
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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.The HHANC possesses knowledge, skills, and attitudes that promote thorough and efficient processing of referrals from inpatient and ambulatory care settings including internal and external partners. The HHANC develops and maintains collegial partnerships that engenders trust and confidence with referral sourcesThe HHANC acts as a gatekeeper by tracking referral volume during peak and low volume times. The INC communicates workflow issues and works to assure adequate resources are available to meet the department demands. The HHANC coordinates and independently ensures safe transitions in patient care through expert knowledge of post-acute care. The HHANC works with the HCHS Scheduling Department to ensure the patient is seen in a timely manner by the correct agency(s). The HHANC works closely with the inter-professional teams to facilitate coordination of home care, home infusion, hospice and palliative care while providing clinical leadership and guidance to the Central Intake non-clinical staff by serving as a preceptor and charge nurse.The HHANC complies with regulatory standards for all licensing and accrediting bodies.The Central Intake Department services all agencies under Home Care and Hospice Services which includes Penn Care at Home, Penn Home Infusion Therapy, Caring Way, and Wissahickon Hospice.

Bachelor's Degree\tfrom an accredited school of nursing\tAnd\t5+ years\tCurrent acute care (med/surg/ICU) nursing experience;\nAbility to obtain information from multiple sources to accurately and efficiently create, process, and support referrals for all agency services \nAbility to work flexible shifts including weekends and holidays in rotation\nPennsylvania RN License\tRN\n\nPreferred:\nCertification as RN Case Manager strongly preferred\nLeadership: formal or informal (charge RN, committee chair)\nHome care and hospice experience


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Posted: 2020-06-17 Expires: 2020-07-17

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Home Health Aide
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Median Salary: $23,130

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