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Hospice of Marion County- Care Navigator

Apply Job ID HOSPI007223 Date posted 2/9/2024 Position Type Full-Time

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The Care Navigator:

  • Receives all incoming referrals. Requests documentation to support hospice referral, as well as insurance/payor source information and documents regarding health care directives. Logs the referral and assigns a number to the patient. Make appropriate copies and distribute them to designated personnel.
  • Contacts the referring physician for certification and requests the patients records if needed. Faxes the certification to out-of-town physicians.  Requests the physicians UPIN and ME#'s if not included on our physician listing.
  • Informs the Hospital Liaison of all new hospital referrals from local hospitals; keeps liaison updated on all status changes on referral patients in the hospital.
  • Works rotating weekends and holidays as department needs indicate to assure available staff for admissions need.

The Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or GED required.
  • Three (3) years' experience in medical setting required; hospice experience preferred.
  • Must have a Valid Florida driver's License, maintain current auto insurance coverage and have access to a reliable automobile.
  • Knowledge of medical terminology and ability to demonstrate essential usage.

Empath Health values diversity as it strengthens our community and care. We embrace the diversity of cultures, thoughts, beliefs and traditions of our employees, volunteers and people we are honored to serve across our network. Our diverse staff reflects our community and each day, we work to be respectful, sensitive, and competent with each other and those in our care. In every journey, we are dedicated to achieving comfort, dignity, and exceptional care. Those of all backgrounds are welcome and encouraged to apply with us or seek our care and services.

Our commitment to patient, client, staff, and volunteer safety is a cornerstone of a High Reliability Organization with a focus on zero harm. Participation in the seasonal influenza program is a condition of employment and a requirement for all Empath Health employees.

Providing compassionate, full life care is an honor we take seriously at Empath Health. Join our team and make a positive impact in the community!

Hospice of Marion County has earned Deemed Status from the Joint Commission, the national gold standard for quality healthcare. 

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