I believe that better care begins at home.
Compassionate care, uncompromising service and clinical
excellence – that’s what our patients have come to expect from our
clinicians. Kindred at Home, a division of Kindred Healthcare Inc.,
is the nation’s leading provider of comprehensive home health,
hospice, and non-medical home care services.
Kindred at Home, and its affiliates, delivers compassionate,
high-quality care to patients and clients in their homes or places
of residence, including non-medical personal assistance, skilled
nursing and rehabilitation and hospice and palliative care. Our
caregivers focus on each unique patient to deliver the appropriate
care and emotional support to our patients and their families.
The Clinical Assessment Advisor directly completes and oversees
development/ of the plan of treatment as approved by physician,
performs ongoing evaluation of patient needs and coordinates team
of professionals and other licensed clinicians and home health
aides to ensure optimal clinical outcomes. Works with physician
and/or referral source to obtain all pertinent clinical information
for optimal assessment generation. Ensures consistent team care
scheduling and dissemination of updated clinical information.
Coordinates assigned care team members and resources. Maintains
focus on all healthcare quality and affordability initiatives
(HCQAI’s). Established productivity standards and performance will
be monitored and measured under general supervision of the Clinical
Field Staff Supervisor (CFSS) or above.
Performs or delegates the initial and ongoing evaluation of
patient needs within their scope of practice
Routinely complete Start of Care/Resumption of
Care/Recertification/Discharge of OASIS visits and may occasionally
need to provide routine visits based on individual patient needs
and branch expectations
Ensures plan of care incorporates and guides appropriate
teaching related to health maintenance, prevention and safety
Coordinates available resources to manage care plan and ensures
stated outcomes are achieved
Periodically reassesses or delegates the reassessment of patient
needs and revises care plan as necessary
Assures appropriate care of patient is met through the start of
care assessment completion.
Promotes/coordinates communication between team members,
attending physicians, appropriate administrative staff, referral
sources and external case managers to ensure appropriateness of
coordination and communicates any necessary changes to the plan
Ensures patient needs are identified and qualified caregivers
are assigned to all cases within their scope of practice
Participates in special projects and performs other duties as
Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing (BSN)
Registered Nurse (RN) license
At least 2 years clinical home care experience with minimum one
year experience in a clinical
management role is preferred
Current CPR certification
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Excellent interpersonal skills
Knowledge of state and federal home health agency regulations
and compliance standards and regulations
Knowledge of clinical policies and procedures and ability to
Knowledge of clinical structure of PDGM
Must read, write and speak fluent English.
Must have good and regular attendance.
Approximate percent of time required to travel: 60%
Performs other related duties as assigned.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for
employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual
orientation, gender identity or national origin.
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