OSF Healthcare Careers

Hospice Liaison - HOM000840

Hours per week: 40
Status (Benefits): Full-Time
Work Schedule: Monday-Friday 8 - 430. Variable hours, flexible. Some weekend and evening hours
Location: 3405 N Seminary St, Galesburg, IL, United States

3405 N Seminary St, Galesburg, IL, United States

Job Description

Description

This position, in conjunction with the Hospice Director and regional Hospice Leadership team, acts as a liaison with hospice referrals and referral sources.  The Liaison assists in identifying referral sources as well as coordinating hospice referrals.   This includes making on site visits to referral sources and to homes of identified hospice referrals – the patient and or family. May facilitate advanced care planning with the family.  The Hospice Liaison will effectively prioritize and respond appropriately to various issues identified from the referral sources and/or patient/families  by recommending and/or seeking effective resolutions, conferring with providers as needed,  and collaborating with the Regional Hospice Leadership to ensure that the response and care identified is managed to meet the patient’s need.  The Hospice Liaison provides personal and telephonic guidance, and education with the goal to improve the patient, provider, and referral source experience which is validated through an increase in the regional census.  The Hospice Liaison may make visits to a person’s home, facility, or physician office to discuss hospice care options and initiate hospice care.

The Hospice Liaison will matrix report to the Hospice Director and Manager Marketing and Referral Relations.  Will have frequent collaboration and contact with the regional leadership and Intake.

Qualifications

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

 

Bachelor’s degree

 

2 year of Home Health and/or Hospice

    

Knowledge of state, federal and JCAHO regulations

 

Computer skills

 

Knowledge of EPIC preferred

 

CPR required prior to patient contact

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disabled

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