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Kingsbrook Intake Nurse

Company: King's Daughters
Location: Ashland
Posted on: June 25, 2022

Job Description:

Job Summary The Intake Nurse will assist in the Admissions office to expedite the admissions process. Will cross train in the MDS office completing resident assessments as needed. Will also work as an additional nurse in the facility performing hands on care as needed.Duties & Essential Functions Review referrals and collaborate with other facilities and hospitals in a timely manner to expedite admissions. Including follow up on daily calls inquiring about admissions process, waiting list, facility tours and admission paperwork.Will cross train to assist the Finance Department with the precertification process.Assists in the completion of the Minimum Data Set (MDS) and care planning process as needed.May be assigned to assist in performing hands on care as needed. Directing daily assignments and evaluates the work of other caregivers, i.e. CNA's, CMT's, Restorative Nursing Assistants, Preceptor Nursing Assistants, etc.Education/License/Certification/Other Requirements Minimum requirement:Minimum or a high school diploma or equivalent.Minimum graduate of an accredited school of nursing. Current and active license as a Licensed Practical Nurse in the state of KY required.Preferred qualifications:One year experience providing direct care to residents in long-term care setting preferred.Working EnvironmentConstantly works near moving mechanical partsConstantly exposed toblood and/or body fluids andinfection.Occasionally exposed to toxic or caustic chemicalsOccasionally exposed to risk of radiationThe noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.Physical DemandsOccasionally required to maintain in a stationary position (standing or sitting).Frequently required to walk and move about.Frequently required to operate a computer and other equipment.Frequently required to use fine motor skills to handle and operate instruments/devices.Constantly required to lift and/or move items up to 10 pounds.Frequently required to lift and/or move items up to 25 pounds.Occasionally required to lift and/or move items up to 100 pounds.Constantly required to communicate with patients and other care team requiring talking and hearing.Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, and depth perception.

Keywords: King's Daughters, Lexington , Kingsbrook Intake Nurse, Healthcare , Ashland, Kentucky

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