Aug 02, 2021

Intake/Admission RN - Hospice

  • St. Joseph Health & Covenant Health
  • Santa Rosa, CA, USA

Job Description

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We are looking for an Intake/Admission RN for Memorial Hospice!

We are offering a $5,000.00 Sign-On- Bonus!

Location : Santa Rosa, California

Schedule : Full time - 64 Biweekly hours

Shift : 8 Hour - Days

Job Summary :

An Intake Assessment Nurse RN is a registered nurse with home health experience whose primary responsibility is to accept referrals from a variety of resources via phone and fax with additional responsibility of co-signing referrals entered by LVN's and or non-clinical intake staff. The nurse plays an active role in both the office based intake and the field admission process, and will be face-to-face with patients who are being considered and/or admitted to Hospice services. This is a clinical RN position.

Skills :

  • Excellent communications skills.
  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • Mandatory interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Good organizational skills.
  • Proficient computer skills.
  • Ability to multi-task.
  • Knowledge of home health compliance issues, payer coverage requirements related to eligibility for services.
  • Preferred knowledge of home health referral process.

Minimum Position Qualifications:

Education :

  • Completes necessary education to attain RN Licensure in state of California


  • 1 year Registered Nurse experience

License / Certification:

  • Current California RN License

Preferred Position Qualifications:

Experience :

  • 1 year Hospice or Home Health experience

The people of St. Joseph Health have worked for 53 years to improve health and quality of life in California's North Bay region, starting in Sonoma County, where the Sisters of St. Joseph of Orange opened the doors of Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital in 1950. Today, we continue the mission begun by the Sisters and continued through the St. Joseph Health Ministry of extending the healing ministry of Jesus to those we serve through an integrated spectrum of primary, urgent, acute, outpatient, palliative care and regional referral services. Sonoma County entities aligned with St. Joseph Health include the 278-bed Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital, the region's only Level II trauma center, as well as the 80-bed Petaluma Valley Hospital. Our services also encompass three Urgent Care centers, Hospice of Petaluma, Memorial Hospice and North County Hospice, the Annadel Medical Group, as well as the St. Joseph Home Care Network. We act as a regional referral hub for outlying hospitals, while also providing outpatient behavioral health care, education to promote health and prevent chronic disease, rehabilitation, oral health care, community benefit programs, and more, all fostering health and quality of life throughout the area.St. Joseph Health provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, St. Joseph Health complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. 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..Positions specified as “on call/per diem” refers to employment consisting of shifts scheduled on as “as needed basis” to fill in for staff vacancies.

Company: St. Joseph Home Care Network

Category: Nursing

Req ID: R323010