Central Intake Coordinator - Home Health

Encompass Health Birmingham , AL 35202

Posted 3 weeks ago

Overview

Are you in search of a new career opportunity where you are the connection? If so, now is the time to choose Encompass Health as your employer. The Home Health & Hospice division of Encompass Health is hiring!

As a national leader across home health, hospice, and inpatient rehabilitation hospitals, Encompass Health is consistently ranked as a top best-place-to-work in the communities we serve. Our philosophy of delivering a better way to care exemplifies our commitment to quality, compassionate care for our patients, all while fostering a unique culture that is compassionate and collaborative.

  • Encompass Health's enterprising model of the continuum of care for post-acute services sets the standards for excellence. This is evident throughout all of our care settings and office locations, as we maintain a workplace that is stable, ethical, and supportive.

  • At Encompass Health, we continually invest in employees to assist in them achieving personal goals and make meaningful, measurable differences in the lives of their patients.

Ever-mindful of the need for employees to care for themselves and their families, Encompass Health offers benefits that encourage lifestyle choices that keep you healthy and happy. Subject to employee eligibility, some benefits, tools, and resources include:

  • Generous time off with pay for full-time employees.

  • Continuing education opportunities.

  • Scholarship program for employees and their children.

  • Matching 401(k) plan.

  • Comprehensive insurance plans for medical, dental, and vision coverage.

EOE

Responsibilities

Encompass Health

  • Home Health & Hospice recently acquired Alacare Home Health & Hospice and is hiring a non-clinical Intake Coordinator to join our Central Intake team in Birmingham, AL. This is a full time, permanent position with exceptional benefits!

Location: 2400 John Hawkins Pkwy., Birmingham, AL 35244

Hours: Monday

  • Friday, 8:30am

  • 5:30pm

Central Intake Coordinators:

  • Coordinate the referral intake and admission process to ensure a timely and effective transition of the patient to home care or hospice.

  • Serves as a resource person for referral sources and works closely with Agency staff to ensure that adequate coordination and transition occurs to home health services.

  • Follow-up with patients who remain in the hospital/rehabilitation facility until current orders are received for admission.

  • Verify Medicare Eligibility and ensure accuracy of Medicare number in the client bill.

Qualifications

  • Must have a high school diploma or equivalent.

  • Must have demonstrated experience with typing, clerical skills, and be competent with computers.

  • Must possess a minimum of one year of experience in home health.

  • Ability to navigate new EMRs and document timely and efficiently.

  • Possess strong critical thinking skills, excellent communication skills both orally and in writing, and have experience with behavior change as well as motivational interview techniques.

  • Ability to work independently while also collaborating with other team members.

  • Ability to interpret, adapt and apply guidelines and protocols.

  • Must have a thorough understanding of the federal, state and local laws and regulatory guidelines governing the operation of a home health and hospice agency.

If you are interested in this position, please APPLY NOW by completing an online application!

icon no score

See how you match
to the job

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Mobile App Icon
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
App Store Icon Google Play Icon
lc_ad

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Home Health Nurse (Prn)

Radiant Research

Posted 2 days ago

VIEW JOBS 8/1/2020 12:00:00 AM 2020-10-30T00:00 Job Summary We are seeking a Home Health Nurse to join our site in Birmingham, AL on a part time (PRN) basis. This Nurse will conduct home health visits to patients that are enrolled in a covid 19 clinical trial. #LI-JD1 Role Responsibility * Conduct home health visits for specialized studies * May review and sign-off on information pertaining to study assignments as applicable. * Performs appropriate clinical procedures which may include, but are not limited to: IV infusions, vital signs, blood collection, pain assessments, and safety assessments. * Perform all other duties as assigned Ideal Candidate * Must hold a valid Alabama Registered Nurse license. * Previous experience that provides the knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the job (comparable to 1+ years'). * Excellent communication skills * Excellent organizational skills * Essential proficiency in basic computer applications * Excellent interpersonal skills to work in a team environment In some cases, an equivalency, consisting of a combination of appropriate education, training and/or directly related experience, will be considered sufficient for an individual to meet the requirements of the role. Package Description We are an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. About Synexus Accelerated Enrollment Solutions (AES) is a business unit of PPD that offers both sponsors and contract research organizations best-in-class site and enrollment solutions, with tiered offerings combining the expertise, as needed, of industry leaders PPD, Synexus, Acurian and Optimal Research. The array of AES services include strategic enrollment solutions that offer speed, certainty and commercial value to our clients. Acurian and Synexus have proven track records for enrolling patients and study conduct through proprietary, direct-to-patient recruitment methodologies and a global site network. When combined, these services provide a new standard of clinical trial productivity that delivers more patients from fewer sites in less time. Radiant Research Birmingham AL

Central Intake Coordinator - Home Health

Encompass Health