Nurse Liaison Home Care - Community Outreach (MSHC)

  • Catholic Health Services - Buffalo
  • Home Care - McAuley Seton Home Care - Erie County Buffalo New York 14203 US
  • Posted: Jan 07, 2019
Other Nursing

Job Description

Nurse Liaison Home Care – Community Outreach (McAuley Seton Home Care): 

Coordinates and transitions patients to the most appropriate level of care using established medically approved criteria for home care, in conjunction with patient/families, their health care provider, and other members of the health care team, whether in or out of an acute care facility.  Fosters a customer service relationship.  Fulfills marketing goals by generating new business and maintaining existing business.  

 

REPORTS TO: 

Manager, Community Outreach

 

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: 

None

 

SKILL AND EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS (MINIMUM): 

 

EDUCATION:

·         Registered Nurse licensed in New York State required

·          BSN preferred.

 

EXPERIENCE:

·         Two (2) years clinical experience required

·         Prior Home Care experience strongly preferred.

 

KNOWLEDGE, SKILL AND ABILITY:

·         Possess the ability to make independent decisions

·         Knowledge of admission practices and procedures, as well as related laws, regulations and guidelines pertaining to hospital and home care practices.

·         Maintains a professional appearance and appropriate professional demeanor at all times.

·         Strong Leadership skills

·         Strong verbal and written communication skills

·         Current New York State Driver's License.

·         Analytical ability: ability to interpret data and draw conclusions; ·         Strong Interpersonal and communication skills; ·         Keyboarding ability; knowledge of specific computers and/or software program, etc.

 

WORKING CONDITIONS:

·         Health care setting (e.g. hospital, LTC facility) and office environment. 

·         Travel is required between office, hospitals, and physician offices.

·         May be exposed to actual or potential health hazards

 

 

ENVIRONMENT:

·         Normal heat, light space, and safe working environment; typical of most office jobs.

·         Occasional exposure to one or more mildly unpleasant physical conditions.

 

PHYSICAL EFFORT:

ACTIVITY & STRENGTH:  (LIGHT)

Low Lift (floor to knuckle):  Occasional 0 to 2.6 hours/day (11-20 lbs.); Frequent 2.7 to 5.3 hours/day (1-10 lbs.);  Constant 5.4 to 8 hours/day (negligible)

Mid Lift (knuckle to shoulder):  Occasional 0 to 2.6 hours/day (11-20 lbs.); Frequent 2.7 to 5.3 hours/day (1-10 lbs.);  Constant 5.4 to 8 hours/day (negligible)

High Lift (shoulder and above):  Occasional 0 to 2.6 hours/day (11-20 lbs.); Frequent 2.7 to 5.3 hours/day (1-10 lbs.);  Constant 5.4 to 8 hours/day (negligible)

Full Lift (floor to shoulder):  Occasional 0 to 2.6 hours/day (11-20 lbs.); Frequent 2.7 to 5.3 hours/day (1-10 lbs.);  Constant 5.4 to 8 hours/day (negligible)

Carry:  Occasional 0 to 2.6 hours/day (11-20 lbs.); Frequent 2.7 to 5.3 hours/day (1-10 lbs.);  Constant 5.4 to 8 hours/day (negligible)

Push:  Occasional 0 to 2.6 hours/day (11-20 lbs.); Frequent 2.7 to 5.3 hours/day (1-10 lbs.);  Constant 5.4 to 8 hours/day (negligible)

Pull:  Occasional 0 to 2.6 hours/day (11-20 lbs.); Frequent 2.7 to 5.3 hours/day (1-10 lbs.);  Constant 5.4 to 8 hours/day (negligible)

Overall Strength Category:   Occasional 0 to 2.6 hours/day (11-20 lbs.); Frequent 2.7 to 5.3 hours/day (1-10 lbs.);  Constant 5.4 to 8 hours/day (negligible)

 

Dictionary Of Occupational Titles

Constant (C) 67-100% Workday

Frequent (F) 34-66% Workday

Occasional (O) 0-33% Workday

Not Present (N)

 

Activity - Job Demand

Walk – Frequent

Climb Stairs – Occasional

Stoop – Frequent

Kneel – Occasional

Crouch – Occasional

Reach (immediate) – Frequent

Reach (overhead) – Occasional

Handling – Frequent

Fingering - Frequent

Sitting – Frequent

Standing – Frequent

Push Cart - Occasional

Pull Cart - Occasional