Intake Nurse (RN)

Recruiter
The Execu|Search Group
Location
Yonkers
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Aug 13, 2017
Closes
Aug 14, 2017
Industry
Computer
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:

About the Opportunity A healthcare organization in New York City is actively seeking a licensed Registered Nurse (RN) for a rewarding Intake Coordinator role with their growing staff. In this position, the Intake Coordinator (RN) will be responsible for collaborating with Physicians, Social Workers, Discharge Planners, and the patient / family / caregivers in regards to the planning and implementation of services. Apply today! Company Description Healthcare Organization Job Description The Intake Nurse (RN) will be responsible for: * Receiving home health referrals * Screening for home care eligibility and insurance eligibility * Conducting patient interviews via phone and on sites when necessary * Obtaining authorization, if necessary, from insurance companies * Obtaining necessary documents, for example MD orders and F2Fs, when required * Completing computerized referrals Required Skills * 2+ years of Intake experience in a CHHA environment * Bachelor's Degree in Nursing * NYS Registered Nurse (RN) license * Knowledge of CHHA regulatory guidelines * Knowledge of insurance guidelines, including Medicare, Medicaid and HMOs * Knowledge of basic computer and electronic systems * Solid critical thinking skills * Customer service oriented * Great interpersonal skills * Excellent communication skills (written and verbal) * Strong attention to detail * Highly organized $