The Visiting Nurse Service of New York (VNSNY) is the nation's largest not-for-profit home- and community-based health care organization, serving the five boroughs of New York City, and Nassau, Suffolk, and Westchester Counties. For 125 years, VNSNY has been committed to meeting the health care needs of New Yorkers with compassionate, high-quality home health care. We offer a wide range of services, programs, and health plans to meet the diverse needs of our patients, members, and clients from before birth to the end of life.
Each day, more than 13,000 VNSNY employees - including nurses, rehabilitation therapists, social workers, other allied professionals, and paraprofessionals - deliver compassionate care, unparalleled medical expertise, and 24/7 solutions and resources to more than 48,000 patients and members, helping them to live the best lives possible in their homes and communities.
Manages the day-to-day intake operations from all referral sources. Works collaboratively with Operations and referrers to assure a safe transition to home care. Assists the department in meeting agency goals. Works under general direction.
Licensure: License and current registration to practice as a registered professional nurse in New York State required.
Education: Bachelors or Masters Degree in Nursing or the equivalent work experience required.
Experience: Minimum of three years as an Intake clinician or related experience in community health, health care administration, Long-Term Home Health Care Program or discharge planning required. Prior experience in management, case management, administration or discharge planning preferred. Demonstrated strong interpersonal, customer service and relationship building skills required. Basic computer/PC skills required. Ability to balance multiple tasks and manage conflicting priorities required. Strong attention to detail and follow-up skills required.