Clinical Liaison

Expiring today

Location
Alexandria, Virginia
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jun 02, 2020
Closes
Jul 02, 2020
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Part Time
Overview
Clinical Liaison - Capital Caring Health, a leader in Hospice, Palliative, and Home Based Primary Care is strategically growing and needs a full-time Clinical Liaison. Join a dynamic team dedicated to:

Our Mission

Provide Patients and Their Families with Advanced Illness Care of the Highest Quality.

Our Vision

Be the Best Provider of Advanced Illness Care and the Best Place to Work in Healthcare.

Our Values

Put Patients and Families First
Always Do the Right Thing
Respect Everyone

Location: Position based Falls Church, VA

Employment with Capital Caring Health comes with outstanding benefits.

Come join an organization that is the leader of advanced illness care for over 40 ye

Responsibilities

GENERAL DESCRIPTION SUMMARY

The Clinical Liaison provides the primary coordination of hospital-based hospice and palliative care. The Clinical Liaison receives all hospice and palliative care referrals and arranges for admission to the hospice or palliative consultative service, interfaces with the patient/family, and with the attending physician. The Clinical Liaison triages all incoming referrals and coordinates interdisciplinary team members required to best meet the immediate needs of the patient.

In collaboration with the hospice and palliative care medical consultant (when applicable), the Clinical Liaison initiates the care plan and discharge planning and communicates with the interdisciplinary team regarding patient goals and treatment plan. The Clinical Liaison makes nursing assessments, judgments and treatment decisions based on customer needs and wishes and in accordance with the level of professional skills. The Clinical Liaison promotes Capital Caring and Capital Palliative Care Consultants programs to acute care facilities through collaborative relationships with the facility by providing opportunities for professional development and community education.

Qualifications

Experience Requirements

The Clinical Liaison must have at least one year of experience in a comparable setting/unit. Hospice and/or palliative care experience is strongly preferred.

Education Requirements:

The Clinical Liaison must have at least a degree in Nursing from an accredited nursing program. A BSN degree is preferred or a Master of Social Work (MSW) from an accredited social work program.

Required Certificates and/or Licenses:

The Clinical Liaison must have licensure from the governing body for practice for the District of Columbia, State of Maryland, and/or the Commonwealth of Virginia, based on the state/jurisdiction of practice; or licensure from compact state.

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