Palliative Nurse Liaison



Posted Under: Annapolis, Maryland jobs in Healthcare; Healthcare jobs in zipcode 21409
Posted On: 2017-07-16

A fantastic and rewarding opportunity is now available at a reputable and values-driven not-for-profit organization for a Nurse Liaison.
This health care organization is focused on palliative, hospice and home care for those facing a terminal or life-threatening illness. They also offer extensive support services for families, including grief counseling, support groups and services for kids. They serve patients across the life span.
There are multiple Nurse Liaison positions available, at various acute care hospitals in the area. The Nurse Liaison will work full-time, Monday - Friday 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. The primary focus of this role is to provide support, assessment and information to patients and their families at the hospital. This role will also help to facilitate admissions for new patients, including assessing eligibility, providing information and education to families and working closely with case managers and physicians throughout the process.
A secondary role for the Nurse Liaison will be to develop strong, collaborative with physicians and departments to help increase referrals and marketshare for the organization.
The ideal candidate will have a previous background in hospice or palliative nursing, along with a solid understanding of Medicare criteria for inpatient level of care.
There are multiple positions available at various hospitals, but all locations are within Prince George or Anne Arundel counties. This is a great part of Maryland, not too far from the water and away from the worst traffic of the city.

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