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Hospice Patient Svs Rep

Hospice House

 

Address   Franciscan Health
    8414 Franciscan Lane
    Indianapolis, IN 46237

Hours  Days; Evenings; Holidays; Weekends

Calendar  Part-Time Not Benefit eligible; 12.00/week

Education High School Diploma/ GED Required

WHAT WE NEED

Caring, multi-tasking home healthcare professionals

WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR

Our patients receive care from a highly qualified, compassionate team of individuals. Someone has to support nursing functions. That someone is a caring Patient Service Representative who works hand-in-hand with the patient care staff of the Hospice unit. That someone is both compassionate and highly skilled, has strong communication skills, and knows that providing health care in a place that values faith is a special kind of calling.

 

Do you thrive in keeping things organized in a fast-paced environment? Are you the kind of person that just doesn’t rest until you know the best possible job has been done? We have a special place to put your skills to work. 

WHAT YOU WILL DO

  • Seek data necessary to complete admission record and labels.
  • Input data into admission record and computer system.
  • Update client’s record in computer system as needed.
  • Schedule client admission appointment and provides client information regarding appointment.
  • Reconcile registration process through computer system.
  • Prepare client chart prior to staff visit to include all pertinent documents and forms.
  • Maintain client record in appropriate functional order.
  • Perform computer functions e.g. for admit, transfer, discharge, status change, and monitoring for new orders.   
  • Audit consents for completion and accuracy.
  • Complete necessary forms and requisitions, enters into computer system.
  • Monitor hospice re-certifications and communicates information to the team.
  • File diagnostic reports and correspondences.
  • Copy and release medical information according to policy and HIPPA regulations.
  • Purge medical records for storage per department policy.
  • File client record in Medical Records room and keeps room organized.
  • Schedule client follow-up visit, treatment, labs, diagnostic tests and/or therapies according to physician orders.
  • Collect client co-payment as applicable.
  • Provide client directions for off-site services.
  • Track Room and Board payments, posting, and doing last day charge.
  • Greet incoming clients and performs check-in according to department procedure.
  • Assist in bed assignment process.
  • Assist with Room Readiness.
  • Introduce self and explains process.
  • Explain or direct patients to appropriate areas of the Hospice program.

WHAT IT TAKES TO SUCCEED

  • Maintain current knowledge of all electronic programs utilized by the department.
  • Maintain confidentiality of client records and information.
  • Knowledge of medical terminology.
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Experience with Microsoft Office.


WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR

 

1-3 Years Experience

License(s): Not Applicable

Certification(s): Not Applicable

Travel: Never or Rarely

 

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

It is the policy of Franciscan Alliance to provide equal employment to its employees and qualified applicants for employment as otherwise required by an applicable local, state or Federal law.

Franciscan Alliance reserves a Right of Conscience objection in the event local, state or Federal ordinances that violate its values and the free exercise of its religious rights.

Franciscan Alliance is committed to equal employment opportunity.


Nearest Major Market: Indianapolis

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