Office Nurse LPN

Employer
Only Choice Home Health Care Agency
Location
Fredericksburg, VA
Posted
Apr 20, 2017
Closes
Apr 21, 2017
Function
Nurse
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
We are seeking an Office Nurse to join our Home Health administrative staff! You will be responsible for the coordination of patient care including but not limited to: admission, assessment, eligibility, coordination or care with primary care physicians, specialists, DME, and outpatient care. Responsibilities:Communicate with collaborating physicians or specialists regarding patient careEducate patients about health maintenance and disease preventionFacilitate referrals to other healthcare professionals and medical facilitiesDetermine patient eligibility and insurance benefitsRequest prior authorizations and patient medical equipmentMaintain accurate patient medical recordsProvide advice and emotional support to patients and their family members Qualifications:LPN preferred, some nursing experience requiredFamiliarity with medical software and equipmentAbove average computer literacyAbility to build rapport with patientsStrong problem solving and critical thinking skillsAbility to thrive in a fast-paced environment Company Description: When you need a visiting nurse in the Virginia area, you owe it to yourself to give us a call first! Our team of licensed Medical Professionals is fully dedicated to patient care and recovery, and provides a humanistic approach to healing.