Job Description

Intrepid USA - Our vision makes a difference:

We are a top 10 national home healthcare company with an overall 50 year history of excellence driving our future vision forward. We are putting a dent in the homecare universe through our commitment to providing affordable, personalized, patient and family centered medical home healthcare, home hospice, private duty homecare and independent living support services delivered in a concierge style, on-demand to create an exceptional patient experience. What makes our vision different:

  • Culture driven by servant based leadership with an inverted organization chart. Our clinical teams are at the top and our CEO is at the bottom supporting our organization
  • Our Care Centers are not franchises. We have a National Support Center helping our Care Center leaders manage and drive their local “family business” style of operations, clinical and patient experience
  • Our teams manage their local Care Centers where they are embedded in the fabric of the communities they serve
  • We are committed to caring for our patients just as if they were our family

Why working here is awesome:

  • Industry leading online training system and modules for continuing education thru Intrepid University
  • Clinician centric WellSky EHR to improve clinical documentation quality and patient care
  • Competitive pay with healthcare, dental, vision, pharmacy, Flexible Spending Account, Dependent Care Account benefits with affordable premiums for Full-time team members
  • 401K for Full, Part-time and PRN team members
  • Supportive time away through PTO time and company paid holidays for Full-time team members
  • Mobile benefits access, 24 hour NurseLineSM, Teladoc access, health education library and health cost estimator for Full-time team members.
  • Company paid Life Insurance up to $50K and AD&D insurance with the option of additional affordable voluntary life and AD&D available for Full-time team members.
  • Short and long term disability insurance available at affordable rates for Full-time team members.

Talent science that improves the quality of our talent acquisition, recruiting process and team members

Great work you’ll do here:

The Palliative Care Program Nurse (PCPN) supports patient and family transitional care needs across care settings (i.e. acute care discharges back to community setting, home health episodes, hospice, etc.), and through disease stage changes in support of the care and/or treatment preferences established through goals of care discussions. The Palliative Care Program Nurse (PCPN) will work with the leaders of Home Health and Hospice service lines.

  • Assess the patient’s and family caregiver’s needs and coordinates appropriate services (i.e. DME, home health care, hospice, etc.) as required either prior to the patient’s transition home from an acute care stay (hospital, SNF), or at any point in their care continuum post-acute.
  • Develop a plan of care in collaboration with the primary care physician and other specialty providers based on his/her treatment plan that maximizes the health potential as part of a patient’s home health episode.
  • Provide disease management instruction and education to patients and their families.
  • Provide clinical guidance to facility staff relative to patient care issues, assessments and interventions within scope of practice.
  • Participate with care setting’s interdisciplinary team as appropriate (i.e. clinical standup, QAPI, care coordination, clinical instruction, etc.).
  • Act as a clinical resource to coordinate complex cases for safe and appropriate transition to other care settings.
  • Assist in all facets of care coordination for referrals.
  • Review Intrepid USA's policies and services with referred patients and/ or family caregivers or authorized patient representative, and obtains consent for medical care.
  • Communicate essential patient information to care setting clinicians who will be initiating care.
  • Provide training and continuing education for staff.
  • Assist in development of clinical practice guidelines/standards in support of quality care.
  • Respond to inquiries regarding care services and programs to accurately identify
    the needs of each patient.
  • Assist with Insurance eligibility and authorization process, when appropriate.
  • Work collaboratively with patients and their family caregivers, physicians, supervisors and other staff to facilitate effective transitions from one care setting to another.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

What we’ll love about you:

  • Passion and commitment to clini
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