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Nursing Career Opportunities
For information or questions regarding nursing opportunities at Nationwide Children's Hospital Homecare, contact:
- Paul Seese RN, MSN, Home Health Manager: (614) 355-1100
- Laura Elliott, Nurse Recruiter: (614) 355-4295
Epic Home Visit Documentation and Required Signed Orders
Homecare visit documentation is available in Epic for Homecare and Hospice nursing, therapy, and social work visits under the Encounters tab. For more information, you can also review visit information in the Episodes tab.
Epic inbasket is used to communicate patient needs, send orders and plan of care documents for signature.
To place a referral search “ref home” once in Epic.
Homecare Pharmacy and Home Medical Equipment cannot use Epic. For Pharmacy or HME only referrals, referral orders and/or follow-up will continue via phone, secure fax or eRx from the referring prescriber.
Signed orders and signed Plan of Care documents are required to schedule and provide ongoing patient care, accurately bill insurance and keep Nationwide Children's Hospital Medicaid compliant.
Medicaid Regulations and Forms
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMMS) instituted significant revisions to the conditions of participation (CoPs) that home health agencies are required to implement in order to participate as a Medicaid provider.
For more detailed provider information, including forms, visit the Department of Medicaid website.
The Pediatric Home Health Care Conference has been moved to April 21-22, 2022.
Nationwide Children's Homecare will co-sponsor the conference with Ohio Council for Home Care and Hospice at the Nationwide Children's Hospital Conference Center.
More information will be available regarding the pre-conference workshop and conference agenda Q3 2021.
Questions? Contact Carolyn.Figi@NationwideChildrens.org.