If you are looking for an exciting and challenging leadership opportunity, join the team of Atlantic Rehabilitation Institute . This joint venture hospital is a partnership between Atlantic Health and Kindred Healthcare. The new facility will offer all-private rooms, supporting both enhanced clinical efficiency and elevated patient experience. The higher acuity of patients in facilities across Atlantic Health System and growth in trauma cases has resulted in more patients requiring inpatient rehabilitation services prior to returning home. The combination of Kindred's expertise and a modern, state-of-the-art facility will allow Atlantic Health System to maximize its ability to serve a growing population of patients with critical needs.
This brand new, 38-bed inpatient rehabilitation hospital will be opening in the Summer of 2019 and we are seeking an energetic, creative and experienced Admissions Associate to join our team now and help us meet the growing demand for intensive rehabilitation services.
Kindred RehabilitationServices is the largest diversified provider of rehabilitation therapy in the country. Through RehabCare and Kindred Hospital Rehabilitation Services , we provide leading therapy to more than 2,000 sites of service across different settings in the care continuum and have been managing rehab for more than 30 years. We provide rehabilitation services, including physical, occupational and speech-language therapies to virtually every care setting including inpatient, outpatient, skilled nursing, home health, long-term acute care and assisted living. With locations across 47 states, we are certain to have a rehab job for you as a Admissions Associate .
Your career growth begins when you join an interdisciplinary team, where doctors, nurses, therapists and other experts work together to form individualized care plans for our patients and residents. Opportunities through our development programs, training seminars and university partnerships, not only allow for continual career growth but emphasize our commitment to investing in our employees and developing future healthcare leaders.
The goal of our team is to focus on each patient as an individual to ensure that we are meeting their clinical needs and creating a fun and dynamic healing environment. Each employee's dedication is essential to meet and exceed the needs of each patient, resident and family we serve. Ranked as one of Fortune magazine's 'Most Admired Healthcare Company' for 9 years, Kindred welcomes you to join our team and build a career that touches lives.
Performs and provides administrative support services for the patient admission process. In addition, contacts and meets with families for admission registration, maintains files and conducts special projects as assigned.
Prepares morning census status reports for review by Clinical Liaisons and distributes report to inter-hospital departments.
Enters demographic information into Meditech for admission.
Assists in preparation of referrals by assisting in producing copies for business office personnel to review for financial checks if indicated; follows up on financial status; assists in calling hospitals for admission dates and SNF dates; prepares copies for departments and assists in tours.
Maintains monthly reports on statistical information on referrals by region, type (vent versus non-vent), financial, physician, hospital, referral source, time of admission to referral, discharge recap per expiration, discharges home, discharges to other long-term nursing facilities.
Accesses Medicare Common Working file and calculates Medicare days.
Reviews and obtains signatures for admission paper work on all admissions and forwards copies to the business office and medical records department.
Prepares a variety of administrative reports, statements, and rosters. Gathers data and other necessary information.
Performs a wide variety of typing assignments, which are often confidential in nature, to include follow-up letters, per-diem letters, spreadsheets, schedules, and quarterly board reports.
Assists in answering phone inquires by taking messages, taking demographic information on potential referrals, and forwarding messages by paging the Clinical Liaisons.
Develops an understanding of responsibilities for participation in Quality Improvement activities.
High school diploma or equivalent.
On-the-job or equivalent training/experience in admitting procedures in a healthcare setting preferred.
Knowledge of basic word-processing and spreadsheet software required.
Typing skills and familiarity with medical terminology.
Ability to communicate with public in courteous manner.
Ability to work independently.
Prompt, efficient, accurate handling of admissions.
Must have good and regular attendance.
Performs other related duties as assigned.
Job : Admissions Primary Location : NJ-Madison-Atlantic Rehab Institute Organization : 4090 - Atlantic Rehab Institute Shift : Day