Company: Visiting Nurse Association of Central Jersey
Posted on: September 24, 2022
Overview: At Visiting Nurse Association of Ohio, we are looking
for dependable, compassionate people interested in gaining
experience and becoming an invaluable resource to our organization.
VNA of Ohio has an opening for a Pediatric Clinical Liaison/RN
representing VNA at MetroHealth. This position is full-time. As a
vital community resource for more than 115 years, VNA of Ohio is
the most trusted home health and hospice provider. We serve
patients and families in 17 counties throughout Northeast and Mid
-Ohio providing care to patients, wherever they call home. Our
compassionate staff of approximately 400 professionals offers
unparalleled expertise and experience about the comprehensive
medical needs of adults and the aging population. A clinical
liaison fosters relationships between patients and the facilities
providing their care. With emphasis on pediatric care, the clinical
liaison works with physicians and other health professionals to
complete evaluations and consultations including obtaining
necessary information to complete plan of care and referral
coordination. Responsibilities: Essential Functions: Illustrative
duties may include, but are not restricted to, one or more of the
following: Utilizes principles of the nursing process to assist in
data collection, planning and evaluation of nursing care.
Demonstrates nursing knowledge and skills in the implementation of
prevention, therapeutic and rehabilitative nursing care. Utilizes
effective interviewing techniques to define role, set limits and
collect relevant data, history and assessment of the
Identifies needs and assigns priorities in conjunction with the
family to develop a comprehensive service plan.
Assists family in decision-making and goal-setting for the
Makes periodic visits based on need.
Utilizes a follow-up system to evaluate the effectiveness of
Initiates referrals and collaborates effectively with health care
providers, third parties, patients and families based on specific
Explains processes, procedures and treatments to patient to gain
cooperation, understanding, and ease apprehension.
Maintains awareness of comfort and safety needs of patient.
Observes patient, records significant conditions and reactions, and
notifies supervisor or Physician of patient's condition and
reaction to drugs, treatments, and significant incidents.
Responds to life saving situations based upon nursing standards,
policies, procedures, and protocol.
Uses oral and written communication to convey pertinent information
to members of the health care team in a timely manner.
Complies with company policies and procedures.
Completes all required forms, reports, time cards, itineraries,
etc., accurately and within designated timeframe.
Recognizes and follows established lines of communication.
Performs other related duties based on departmental need
Receives orders, coordinates home care and completes patient
assessments/ communication, and obtains all needed forms to
complete a referral
Works closely with personnel in skilled nursing facilities,
physician's offices, home care coordinators and discharge planners
in the community and with the VNA Intake staff, to coordinate a
smooth, accurate, and complete submission of referral
Works with sales representatives in the field to nurture
relationships, build the VNA presence with existing and new
referral sources, and schedule and manage visits in collaboration
with the Sales Account Liaison
Ability to effectively present features and benefits of all VNA
Communication with accounts through consistent feedback and follow
up regarding patient status using available clinical data and key
referral source data/reports
Qualifications: Qualifications and Requirements: Completion of an
accredited RN education program with a diploma, Associate's or
Bachelor's degree. Bachelor's degree in Nursing is preferred.
One year of experience in pediatric nursing, preferably with
children with chronic illnesses or in the neonatal intensive care
Knowledge of pediatric community resources
Experience or knowledge of community health preferred
One year of clinical experience in community and home health
Knowledge of medical insurance, regulations, and Conditions of
Participation (CoP) for certified home health care Required
Licenses, Registrations and/or Certifications: Registered Nurse,
licensed in the State of Ohio
CPR certification is required
Valid driver license Interested candidates can apply via our
web-site at We offer a competitive salary and generous benefit
package including medical, dental, vision, disability insurance,
tuition reimbursement, paid time off and 403B program. EEOC: VNA
Health Group provides equal employment opportunities to all
employees and applicants for employment and prohibits
discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race,
color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status,
genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender
identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by
federal, state or local laws. This policy applies to all terms and
conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement,
promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of
absence, compensation and training.
Keywords: Visiting Nurse Association of Central Jersey, Cleveland , RN, Pediatric, Healthcare , Cleveland, Ohio
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