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Admission Liaison

VITAS Type Full time Posted 11/6/2013
Salary - n/a - Starts 4/16/2014
CA - California (All) - Oakland Referral - n/a -    

Admission Liaison

Job ID: 2013-27583
Location: East Bay
Min. Exp.(Yrs): 2
Category: Nursing

The Admission Liaison’s primary responsibility is to support the development of appropriate referrals by creating and sustaining educational and consultative relationships with referral sources in assigned accounts and to present VITAS services and philosophy to patients and families in a manner that results in the admission of appropriate patients who choose hospice services.

  • At least one (1) year previous health-care service experience required. 
  • Previous hospital, physician practice, LTC or ALF experience highly preferred.  
  • Strong presentation skills and excellent interpersonal skills required.  
  • Demonstrated capacity to learn clinical knowledge as well as VITAS pain and symptom management guidelines.
  • The full-time Admission Liaison will work Wednesday - Sunday from 9am-6pm covering Northern Alameda and Contra Costa Counties.
  • Bachelor’s degree preferred
  • High school diploma or equivalent required.
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