Under general administrative direction, coordinates referrals from physicians, case management, and health care facilities for patients. /Responds to and performs pre-admission screening for patients referred to the rehab program. Provides a significant level of patient education related to illness and rehabilitation recovery process. Responsible for guiding patients with rehabilitation DRGs through the discharge rehabilitation care continuum. Responsible for the development and implementation of referral program as a means to promote the feature and benefits of the rehab program to patients, families and the community. Collaborates among all disciplines to ensure that patientâ��s receive care that consistently follows evidenced based standards. Completes established competencies for the position within designated introductory period. Other related duties as assigned.
Required: Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing Preferred: Academic degree in nursing (Bachelors or Masters degree)
Required: Possession of current Texas State License in Clinical Specialty,BLS-Obtained through approved American Heart Association Training Center or Military Training Network.
Minimum Experience: 2 years of clinical experience in health care environment, preferably in hospital . Possess strong interpersonal skills and experience working with adult rehab patients and geriatric disabled population.
Preferred Experience: Marketing experience. Working knowledge of computers and basic software applications used in job functions such as: PC, LAN, Allscripts, E-mail, Microsoft Office, ACCESS, Printers, Fax and other machines.
Job: Rehab/Long Term Accute Care/Skilled
Primary Location: San Antonio, Texas
Facility: Baptist Health System
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 2105005407
About Baptist Health System
Tenet Healthcare Corporation (NYSE: THC) is a diversified healthcare services company headquartered in Dallas with 112,000 employees. Through an expansive care network that includes United Surgical Partners International, we operate 65 hospitals and approximately 510 other healthcare facilities, including surgical hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care and imaging centers and other care sites and clinics. We also operate Conifer Health Solutions, which provides revenue cycle management and value-based care services to hospitals, health systems, physician practices, employers and other clients. Across the Tenet enterprise, we are united by our mission to deliver quality, compassionate care in the communities we serve.