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What Does it Mean to be a Concierge Nurse?

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What is a Concierge Nurse? What Do They Do?

  • A concierge nurse is able to provide health services to patients from outside a clinical setting.
  • Originally, the field of concierge nursing was thought to be controversial, but it has come a long way since then.
  • Interested in learning more? Check out Nursing CE Central’s inside scoop on what it means to be a concierge nurse!
Morgan Curry, RN/BSN

Morgan Curry, BSN / RN | Specialties: Intensive Care, Outpatient Surgery, Aesthetics, Education, and Nursing Leadership

June 02, 2021

You might be asking yourself, “This sounds like a great opportunity, but what makes a concierge nurse different than an in-home health nurse?” Keep reading! 

The Professional RN Network highlights a few of the differences between a concierge and an in-home health nurse, these include: 

• In most cases, a concierge nurse is an independently practicing RN; meaning they do not have to be employed through an agency, hospital, or physician.  

• Unlike home healthcare agency nurses, a concierge nurse will not bill a patient’s insurance company or government health plan. 

– Along these same lines, as long as the requested service is within the scope of nursing practice, a concierge nurse can provide any service that a patient may need.

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SOURCE: https://nursingcecentral.com/what-is-a-concierge-nurse-what-do-they-do/

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