Tenet Healthcare RN Post Acute Liaison ARU Parttime Days North Central Baptist Hospital in San Antonio, Texas

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 patients receive care that consistently follows evidenced based standards. Completes established competencies for the position within designated introductory period. Other related duties as assigned.

MINIMUM EDUCATION: Associates Degree in Nursing from accredited college or university, or Master's degree in Physical Therapy or Occupational Therapy from an accredited college or university.

PREFERRED EDUCATION:

MINIMUM EXPERIENCE: 2 years of RN, PT or OT 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.

REQUIRED CERTIFICATIONS/LICENSURE: Possession of current Texas State License in Clinical Specialty area (RN, PT or OT)

PREFERRED CERTIFICATIONS/LICENSURE: N/A

REQUIRED COURSES/ COMPLETIONS (e.g., CPR): BLS-Obtained through approved American Heart Association Training Center or Military Training Network.

Job: Nursing

Organization: North Central Baptist Hospital

Title: RN Post Acute Liaison ARU Parttime Days North Central Baptist Hospital

Location: TX-San Antonio

Requisition ID: 1805022990