Licensed Practical Nurse/ LPN Liaison
Req #: 41673
Full Time
Shift: Days
Nursing Support Services
United Health Services Home Care TTHH
Johnson City, NY
Weekly hours: 40

Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN), Johnson City

United Health Services is seeking a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) to join our Twin Tier Home Care Team in Johnson City, NY. UHS Home Care is open 8:00 AM- 5:00 PM, Monday- Friday and is located on 601 Riverside Drive. The Home Care Liaison LPN position is an office based position working to coordinate care between referral sources and clinicians to schedule home care admissions. This is a BENEFITS-ELIGIBLE/ Full Time position.

Shift: Days
Hours per week: 40
Salary range: $19.00+/ hour, depending on experience

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Licensed Practical Nurses –Home Care Liaison Overview

The licensed Practical Nurse Home care Liaison will be a valued member of the Twin Tier Home Care Team and perform such tasks as reviewing referral information, summarizing need for services, setting up supply accounts, work with referral sources, patients, caregivers and providers to schedule home care admits. The LPN will also check insurance verifications and authorizations. The ideal candidate will be moderately computer savvy and expected to scan and send documents.

Licensed Practical Nurses –Home Care Liaison Key Responsibilities and Expectations

  • Coordinates patient care with referral sources. Acts as a liaison between patient and physician.
  • Coordinates clinical nursing services to ensure safe, effective nursing care with improved clinical outcomes using problem solving and clinical expertise.
  • Accepts referred patients who meet the agency’s admission criteria.
  • Obtains start of care or treatment orders from the physicians.
  • Obtains and records the required patient information and forwards the information to the Intake Coordinator.
  • Provides follow-up reports to discharge planning staff and other appropriate hospital and Skilled nursing facility personnel on clients referred for homecare.
  • Uses a customer-focused approach when collaborating with the Agency’s customers, including co-workers, patients, physicians and staff from community agencies and institutions.
  • Demonstrate commitment to organizational Values of Compassion, Trust, Respect, Teamwork, and Innovation

Position Qualifications

Minimum:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • License and current registration as a practical nurse in New York State.

Preferred:

  • Previous experience in a certified home health agency.

Employee Benefits at United Health Services

When you work at United Health Services, you become part of our family. We’re proud to offer competitive benefits and compensation to our employees who make an impact every day.

  • Health, dental, and vision insurance
  • Voluntary benefits, including cancer, pet, and life insurance
  • 403(b) retirement plan with company match model
  • Immediate accrual of paid time off
  • Wellness program rewards and insurance discounts
  • Employee Assistant Program (EAP) counseling and concierge services
  • Free, extensive online training through HealthStream

About United Health Services

United Health Services is a not-for-profit healthcare system serving more than 500,000 people in Upstate New York’s Southern Tier region. We offer integrated healthcare services across 60 locations, including four hospitals, three walk-in centers, and 22 primary care offices, in addition to home care services and senior living facilities. The United Health Services system employs more than 6,300 people and comprises 600+ providers who are all committed to providing and supporting the delivery of exceptional patient care.

United Health Services employees and providers are “LOVED!” This means we’re Living Our Values Every Day. Here, you’ll join a team that is dedicated to values-based, coordinated patient care. Every day, we outwardly live our Values of Compassion, Trust, Respect, Teamwork, and Innovation.

About New York’s Southern Tier

As an employee of United Health Services, you’ll call the Southern Tier, or more specifically, the Greater Binghamton area, home. Known for entertainment and restaurants, craft brews, outdoor experiences, minor-league sports, family-friendly events, and a keenness for local history (like our connection to the Twilight Zone and our six antique carousels), Greater Binghamton offers something for everyone. We’re a short drive away from the Finger Lakes region in Central New York, three hours from New York City, and just shy of four hours from Niagara Falls, Canada.

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United Health Services in an Equal Opportunity Employer.

United Health Services, Inc. and the members of the UHS System neither are affiliated with, sponsored, endorsed nor approved by, nor otherwise associated with, Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE: UHS), UHS of Delaware, Inc. nor their affiliates, which can be found at www.uhsinc.com.

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Benefits That Make A Difference

While you’re making a difference in the health and well-being of our patients and communities, United Health Services takes care of you. We are proud to be able to offer our employees and providers a comprehensive benefits package that supports their needs today and for the future with a competitive retirement plan; comprehensive health, dental, vision and health savings and spending accounts; wellness programs that empower our employees to stay healthy and balance work and life goals; group life and disability options; and a generous paid time off (PTO) program. On top of that, we invest in you by offering tuition reimbursement and other programs designed to help you grow your career. The majority of these benefits are available to you for working at least 24 hours per week.

These are just a few of the perks and benefits you can expect when you join the United Health Services team. Be sure to ask your recruiter about all the benefits associated with the position you’re applying for.

Why United Health Services?

We are one of the region’s top employers with an excellent reputation for the care we provide. Our pay, benefits and perks are very competitive. We’re compassionate about patients and respectful of each other. We offer you the stability, size, scope and capabilities of big city health systems, but with the trust and familiarity of more personalized care. We’re engaged with our communities. And, we recognize the importance of work-life balance. Discover the difference you can make, here with us, at United Health Services.

About Our Region

Binghamton, a friendly and close-knit city in Broome County, offers beautiful and affordable homes in downtown, suburban and rural settings, as well as good public and private schools. Nightlife and cultural activities include craft breweries, restaurants and award-winning wineries. First Fridays celebrate local artists and there are frequent music and food festivals. Outdoor activities also abound, from skiing and golf to hiking, biking and more.