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LPN Central Admissions

Cleveland Clinic
Independence, OH 44131

Job Summary:

Facilitates the timely and appropriate initiation of home health, hospice, and infusion pharmacy services for all referred patients.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Assesses the appropriateness of the requested home care services and skilled needs identified under the guidance of a Registered Nurse.
  • Coordinates initial and final orders on external referrals for patients needing home care services.
  • Incorporates clinical and financial knowledge with referral process and recommends appropriate alternative approaches when appropriate.
  • Communicates the home care, hospice, and/or infusion pharmacy needs with scheduling, managers, reimbursement, and other parties involved in the home care services process.
  • Serves as the CCHCS information specialist; understands other services and products available through CCHCS, including criteria for service and reimbursement for all the home care business lines.
  • Other duties as assigned.

    Education:

    • Graduate of an accredited practical nursing program.

      Certifications:

      • Current licensure as an Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) or Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN),

        Complexity of Work:

        • Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision.
        • Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.

          Work Experience:

          • One year clinical experience in home care strongly preferred.
          • Experience in office functions, especially in chart review, highly preferred.

            Physical Requirements:

            • Requires sitting, standing and walking for extended periods of time. Requires manual dexterity to perform work on a PC.
            • Requires good visual acuity through normal or corrected vision and must be able to hear typical conversation levels through normal or corrected hearing.
            • Medium Work - Exerting 20 to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or 10 to 25 pounds of force frequently, and/or greater than negligible up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects.
            • Physical Demand requirements are in excess of those for Light Work.

              Personal Protective Equipment:

              • Follows standard precautions using personal protective equipment as required.

                Keywords: office nurse, licensed practical nurse, referral, intake, admission


                The policy of Cleveland Clinic and its system hospitals (Cleveland Clinic) is to provide equal opportunity to all of our employees and applicants for employment in our tobacco free and drug free environment. All offers of employment are followed by testing for controlled substance and nicotine. Job offers will be rescinded for candidates for employment who test positive for nicotine. Candidates for employment who are impacted by Cleveland Clinic’s Smoking Policy will be permitted to reapply for open positions after 90 days. Decisions concerning employment, transfers and promotions are made upon the basis of the best qualified candidate without regard to color, race, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, ancestry, status as a disabled or Vietnam era veteran or any other characteristic protected by law. Information provided on this application may be shared with any Cleveland Clinic facility.

                Cleveland Clinic is pleased to be an equal employment employer: Women/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities",

Posted: 2020-02-10 Expires: 2020-03-11

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LPN Central Admissions

Cleveland Clinic
Independence, OH 44131

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