Referral Coordinator, Full Time - Days - Barrington

    • Job Tracking ID: 512219-707903
    • Job Location: Barrington, IL
    • Job Level: Mid Career (2+ years)
    • Level of Education: High School/GED
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: 11/25/2019
    • Years of Experience: 2 - 5 Years
    • Starting Date: ASAP
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Job Description

Help us change the face of serious illness by joining our team as a Referral Coordinator

With 40 years of healthcare leadership and expertise, JourneyCare has achieved national recognition for growth, innovation, community partnerships and best practices in caring for adults and children with serious illness. JourneyCare serves 13 counties in the Chicago area and northern Illinois and is the largest provider of hospice and palliative care in Illinois. The agency also provides services that include JourneyCare House Calls, Chronic Care Management, JourneyCare Choices and Home Health - serving patients at all stages of serious illness. JourneyCare is dedicated to enriching lives through expert, compassionate care and empowering patients and families to live with dignity, on their own terms. We are more than just a career choice - be part of a culture where you can make a difference.

Position Overview:

The Referral Coordinator is the first contact with families, doctors and health care facilities inquiring about the agency. They are responsible for obtaining and securing an appointment for any possible inquiries relating to patient referrals and coordinating those functions necessary to bring the referral to conclusion.

Experience and Skills

Job Requirements:

  • Understanding of hospice and palliative care
  • Understanding coordination of the admission process
  • Must have a strong knowledge of medical terminology
  • Computer skills (Word, Excel, Patient Database, e-mail)
  • Communication skills both written and verbal
  • Organizational skills

Preferred Experience, Skills, and Qualifications:

  • Two (2) to five (5) years of experience in working healthcare or hospice

Visit our careers website to apply for this position, read about our comprehensive benefits and learn about what it’s like to work at JourneyCare. Our team members make a difference! https://www.journeycare.org/careers