Works under the direct supervision of a registered nurse or other professional, offers compassionate care to all patients based on age-specific needs/expected outcomes, placing an emphasis on high quality, comprehensive treatment, by means of an interdisciplinary team and using a holistic approach. Provides personal care, homemaking, emotional, social and spiritual support to patients and families – regardless of race, age, sex, religion, handicap or ability to pay during all phases of illness and bereavement.
ROLE SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES
HOME CARE SCHEDULER: Schedules initial and continuous visits for intermittent and hourly programs across various disciplines. Abides by CMS rules and regulations to schedule supervisory visits for appropriate disciplines. Works closely with Intake RN and Billing specialist to ensure that visits are appropriately scheduled in accordance with payor preauthorization, CMS rules and provider orders.
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by people assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified and employees may be required to perform other duties as assigned.
SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE, AND ABILITIES