Brookdale Senior Living Intake Nurse LPN/LVN - Healthcare in Brentwood, Tennessee

Full Time Intake Nurse LPN/LVN - Healthcare

Brentwood, TN

Job #: INbreTN7246207

A career with Brookdale Healthcare Services has never been so rewarding! Brookdale Home Health is ranked among the Top Ten largest home heath companies in the country. Many of our agencies carry a five-star rating and are recognized by Decision Health as Home Care Elite agencies. We own and operate more than 80+ agencies nationwide, serving approximately 17,000 patients throughout our Brookdale Home Health Division.

Brookdale./Bringing new life to senior living./

Brookdale Healthcare Services is looking for a Home Health Intake Nurse (LPN) to provide services in the Brentwood area. Join a dynamic team of health care providers focused on health, wellness and prevention for all our patients.

Your responsibilities:*

  • Reviews, approves and coordinates all referrals directed toward assigned care team. Manages all assigned intake/admission EMR workflow for Home Health patients (initial referrals, physician verification, etc.) per assigned care team.

  • Provides daily reporting to care team regarding pending admissions, new admission and outstanding (open) items.

  • Obtains initial payer source eligibility verification upon intake/referral and coordinates indicated follow-up necessary to adequately communicate the patient"s expected out-of-pocket expense for services.

  • Coordinates with care team in facilitating completion of physician face-to-face patient appointment/encounter visit. Responsible for the face-to-face encounter workflow process as assigned within the EMR, which includes contacting the physician"s office to verify visit or schedule visit, request visit documentation, and log activity within the EMR.

  • Conducts or assists with special projects as requested by the Administrator and other Brookdale managers.

Required skills and qualifications:

  • Associate"s or Bachelor"s degree in nursing; current Practical/Vocational Nurse licensure

  • One year of office experience, preferably in a home health agency setting

  • Proficiency with computers and software applications, including Microsoft Office

  • EMR software experience highly preferred

If you"re a Brookdale associate, please consider referring someone through the Good People Program!

Brookdale is an EOE-(Equal Opportunity Employer) and drug-free workplace.

/Brookdale offers a number of benefits to full-time associates including, but not limited to: medical, dental, vision, disability, life, paid time off, educational reimbursement. All associates, age 21 and older, are eligible to participate in the 401(k) retirement savings plan./