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Intake (RN) Registered Nurse

  • Dependable Health Services
  • 09/09/19
  • Tucson, AZ
  • 85715
  • 65-70k - Salary / Yearly
  • Full-Time
Job Title/Position: Intake RN

Intake RN Job Description Summary

Responsible for managing all aspects of the patient intake process including managing the members of the intake team, establishing and maintaining positive relationships with customers and referral sources, responding to customer requests and concerns, and managing the insurance verification and authorization processes.

Intake RN Essential Job Functions/Responsibilities

Directs all daily patient referral and intake operations including providing direct oversight of the establishment and implementation of intake policies.
Ensures compliance with all local, state, and federal, referral/intake regulatory requirements.
Directs the implementation of improved work methods and procedures to ensure patients are admitted in accordance with policy.
Establishes and maintains positive working relationships with current and potential referral sources.
Ensures the seamless transition of patients to home care by providing direct oversight of patient education and preparation for home care, plan of care initiation, and coordination of care with multiple service providers.
Ensures maximum third party reimbursement through direct oversight of insurance verification and authorization processes.
Assists the Executive Director/Administrator in the preparation of an annual budget for the intake department and monitors allocation of resources according to budgetary limitations.
Recruits, selects, orients, and directly manages members of the referral/intake team.
Builds and monitors community and customer perceptions of Dependable Health Services as a high-quality provider of services.
Gathers, collates, and reports referral statistics including key customer referral trends.
Provides input in strategic planning including identifying opportunities for additional or improved services to meet customer needs.
Maintains comprehensive working knowledge of Dependable Health Services contractual relationships and ensures that patients are admitted according to contract provisions.
Maintain a collaborative relationship with the Dependable sales team.
Coordinates services with physicians and physicians' groups.

The above statements are intended to be a representative summary of the major duties and responsibilities performed by incumbents of this job. The incumbents may be requested to perform job-related tasks other than those stated in this description.

Intake RN Position Qualifications

Bachelor's degree in Nursing, in health care or related field, preferred.
Registered nurse with current licensure to practice professional nursing in the state.
At least two years' experience in health care management, and home care operations.
Demonstrated ability to supervise and direct professional and administrative personnel.
Ability to deal tactfully with customers and the community.
Knowledge of corporate business management, governmental regulations, standards, and private payer practices.
Demonstrates good communication, and public relations skills.
Demonstrates autonomy, organization, assertiveness, flexibility, and cooperation in performing job responsibilities.


We provide Equal Employment Opportunity for all individuals regardless of race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, status as a protected veteran, genetic information, status as a qualified individual with a disability and any other basis protected by federal, state or local laws.

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