RN Case Manager- Hospice
Company: UnityPoint Health St. Lukes
Location: Cedar Rapids
Posted on: November 19, 2021
Hospice Home Care
RN Case Manager
FT, M-F 8am-4:30pm with call & weekend rotation
$10,000 Sign on bonus
Benefits include: Health, Dental, Vision, 401(k) Match, Disability
Coverage, Paid Time Off/Holidays, Critical Care Coverage, Parental
Leave, Annual Pay Raise and more!!
Perks of working in Home Health:
Monday-Friday schedules with call/weekend rotation
Care for a diverse patient population within your own community
Work independently & have the ability to work remotely
The RN Case Manager uses clinical nursing knowledge, physical
assessment, teaching and procedural skills to deliver high quality
patient care in the patient's place of residence. The RN Case
Manager develops and oversees the home health plan of care under
the direction of the physician and ensure appropriate
interdisciplinary involvement to ensure the best outcome for each
patient. The RN Case Manager delivers patient care directed by the
physician as established in the home health plan of care that is
consistent with clinical best practices and results in high
quality, improved outcomes and exceptional patient experience.
Patient Care/Care Coordination
--- Makes visits to the homes of patients requiring home health
nursing services and assumes responsibility for an ongoing
interdisciplinary assessment of the patient.
--- Performs initial and comprehensive assessments on all patients
in accordance with agency policies and procedures.
--- Performs nursing assessment at each visit in accordance with
agency policies and procedures.
--- Delivers quality care and completes clear, concise and accurate
clinical documentation of care provision in accordance with home
health conditions of participation (CoPs), various payer home
health coverage criteria, accreditation standards, professional
standards for discipline/credential and the home health plan of
--- Provides patient, caregiver and family counseling and education
as indicated in the plan of care.
--- Develops and continually updates a plan of care that specifies
the care and services required to meet patient-specific needs.
--- Develops and updates patient's discharge plan on every visit
ensuring patient and caregiver education and training is
facilitating timely discharge.
--- Assesses the need for plan of care updates and every visit and
includes the patient and family in care planning decisions.
--- Maintains accurate and timely documentation of clinical records
and time/travel entries.
--- Graduate of State Board approved program for Registered Nurses
and valid license as RN in state(s) where providing care.
--- One year of nursing experience caring for similar patient
population as to be assigned.
--- Valid licensed driver with automobile insurance in accordance
with state(s) and/or organizational requirements.
--- Mandatory Reporter: Child & Dependent Adult Abuse.
--- Person Centered Care (PCC) course completion within first 12
months of hire and annual completion of competency validation
--- CPR: Maintain a valid Basic Life Support (BLS) Healthcare
Provider Card with Re-certification.
--- Basic knowledge of current, frequently used medications,
including modes of administration, actions and side effects.
--- Competency in variety of nursing skills and ability to perform
without supervision (NPWT, complex wound care, IV therapy, catheter
care, ostomy care, chronic disease management assessment and
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