The Nurse must demonstrate proficient skills using Oasis to admit, transfer, re-certify and discharge home health patients in regards to physician orders. Coordinate and supervise LVNs and HHAs in the delivery of patient care while following Medicare regulations, as well as company policies and procedures.
The Office Nurse is responsible for ensuring that patient care is coordinated and managed properly. The Nurse will work in collaboration with case management to facilitate discharge planning, gather information about a new referral to home health and obtain Face to Face documentation from physicians to ensure that all requirements are met.
In this role, you will coordinate the plan of care. Conduct patient teaching specific to disease entity and home management. Actively participate in assuring care continuum. Collaborate with other nursing and ancillary services to assure seamless communication and uninterrupted patient care.