LVN, Home Health Coordinator, Full Time

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Clinical Care
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Western Health Resource
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51629 Requisition #

Adventist Health is more than an award-winning health system. We provide whole-person care to our communities and champion the greater good - from the operating room to the boardroom, we are driven by our unique passion to live God's love through health, wholeness and hope. From Oregon to Oahu, we have a calling to always do more. Now is your chance to apply your passion to our mission.

We're looking for someone to join our team as a LVN, Home Health Coordinator (Home Health) who:

  • Coordinates patient discharges with patient, patient families and health care team. Develops home care plan for patient's post-hospital needs. Serves as resource and liaison with hospitals, skilled nursing homes, boarding and care homes, outpatient discharge planning services and physician offices. Arranges for home delivery of medical equipment and supplies.

    Essential Functions:

    • Makes referrals and provides information to home care service agencies. Conducts daily rounds on nursing units to review home care discharge plan needs and completes progress notes on patient charts. Monitors admissions on a daily basis to evaluate and identify a patient's need for assistance in discharge planning as it relates to home care. Meets with supervisor on a regular basis to review patient referrals.
    • Reviews assessments, charts and orders. Provides in-service education to hospital and medical staff. Assess home health and hospice referrals and continuation of services from community for intake support.
    • Assists with orientation of new employees and/or registry personnel.
    • Evaluates need for medical supplies and equipment required for patient's home care. Oraders and arranges delivery for patient post-hospital equipment and supply needs.
    • Represents hospital at community meetings keeping up-to-date on community resources. Attends appropriate hospital committee meetings.
    • Performs other job-related duties as assigned.

  • You'll be successful with the following qualifications:

    Education:

    • High School Education/GED or equivalent: Preferred
    • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent combination of education/related experience: Preferred

    Required Licenses/Certifications:

    • Basic Life Support (BLS) or Cardiac Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR): Required
    • Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) licensure in the state of practice: Required

    Adventist Health is committed to the safety and wellbeing of our associates and patients. Therefore, we require that all associates receive all required vaccinations, including, but not limited to, measles, mumps, flu (based on the seasonal availability of the flu vaccine typically during October-March each year), etc., as a condition of employment, and annually thereafter. Medical and religious exemptions may apply.

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