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Registered Nurse-Home Health--Coordinator- Home Infusion & Pediatrics

Req #:  100635
Facility:  Advocate At Home
Department:  Nursing
City:  Downers Grove
Posting Budget Status:  Day/PM
Shift Type:  Registry
Posting FTE:  0

Advocate at Home offers comprehensive, quality home health and hospice care throughout metropolitan Chicago, surrounding counties and down to central IL.  As Illinois’ largest, privately held home health care and hospice provider, we have the means and opportunities to enhance your worklife quality.

It’s more than a job, it’s a calling 

 

HOME INFUSION & PEDIATRICS HOME HEALTH RN COORDINATOR 

 

Location: Downers Grove, IL

Shift: 9:30A ~ 6:00P M~F, or 4 ~ 10 hour shifts each week.

Registry Position

 

JOB and UNIT SUMMARY: 

 

The purpose of this position is to coordinate nursing care with other interdepartmental services required for infusion and pediatric care at patients' residences. Nursing services are coordinated with pharmacy, delivery, and therapy vendors, as well as the homecare patient. This position also serves as the communication point for the patient care team with other homecare functions conducting referral, patient qualification and billing activities such as homecare liaisons, reimbursement staff and customer relations staff. It may also serve as a communication point with external referral sources. 

 

  • Internal department Care and Treatment Coordination
  • Reimbursement and Case Management
  • Staff and Patient Care Management 
  • Pediatric Nursing Clinical Services Development

 

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: 

 

  • Illinois Registered Nurse License
  • 3 years combined pediatric care and adult med./surg experience
  • 2 years infusion or pediatrics homecare experience as a RN.
  • Some introduction to intake coordination or care coordination with a homecare company.
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills~~able to work well with diverse personality types in a fast paced environment ~~internal and external customers.
  • Good knowledge of home infusion supplies, VAD, medications and equipment.
  • Strong knowledge of home pediatric services.
  • Good working knowledge of home care insurance benefits ~Medicare (Part A and Part B), Medicaid, Managed Care

 

 

JOIN ADVOCATE HEALTH CARE – RECOGNIZED AS ONE OF THE BEST PLACES TO WORK IN ILLINOIS! 

 

Contact: debbie.calace@advocatehealth.com

 

About Advocate Health Care

 

Advocate Health Care, named among the nation’s Top 5 large health systems based on quality by Truven Analytics, is the largest health system in Illinois and one of the largest health care providers in the Midwest. Advocate operates more than 250 sites of care, including 12 hospitals that encompass 11 acute care hospitals, the state’s largest integrated children’s network, the state’s largest emergency and Level I trauma network, one of the area’s largest home health care companies, and the region’s largest medical group. Advocate Health Care has 4 teaching hospitals and is a not-for-profit, mission-based health system affiliated with the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America and the United Church of Christ.


Nearest Major Market: Chicago