Providence Health & Services Intake RN - Home Health in Tukwila, Washington
Providence is calling a Registered Nurse (RN) to support Home Health referral process (Access Services, Day Shift, 1.0) for Providence Home Services of Western Washington. This position will sit in Tukwila, WA. Mon-Fri day shift hours; rotating weekend coverage every 3rd weekend.
The Intake RN serves as the main access point for Home Health by coordinating prescribed services with the physician, patient/caregiver, and provider to ensure that the services are provided in a timely and coordinated fashion.
For more information, please contact Jenna.Rossmeier@providence.org .
In this position you will:
Use critical thinking and RN case management skills to assure referrals are appropriate for Home Health services.
Obtain orders for appropriate services.
Obtain pertinent information to complete the referrals. If a patient id deemed to require other services not offered by Home Health, gives the referral source information on appropriate community resources.
Work with hospital and extended care facility managers and discharge planners, physician offices, and other referral sources to plan and organize home services for patient discharges.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Graduate of an accredited school of nursing
Current Registered Nurse (RN) licensure in Washington State
2 years of nursing experience
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
1 year of experience in home health nursing
Proficient with MS Office products
Understanding of healthcare databases, preferably EPIC
About the ministry you will serve.
Providence Home Services is a not-for-profit, home health ministry serving patients in their places of residence throughout King County in Washington state. We provide skilled nursing and therapy for patients who are recovering from or living with an acute or chronic illness. Our skilled and compassionate team includes nurses, medical social workers, home health aides, chaplains, occupational/physical/speech therapists, medical directors, and volunteers.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Home Health Nursing
Req ID: 225436