Hospice RN Case Manager

Hospice RN Case Manager Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Hospice RN Case Manager to join our team.

Responsibilities:

  • Document patient status and communicate appropriate with Interdisciplinary team members and/or physicians;
  • Assess patient and family needs to provide comprehensive plans of car;
  • Coordinating end-of-life healthcare and social services for patients and their families;
  • Assisting patients and families in appropriate continuity of care plans, in-home and in the facility;
  • Support and uphold Haven Hospice policies and procedures;
  • Furnishes services requiring substantial and specialized nursing skill. Initiates appropriate palliative nursing procedures;
  • Participates in IDG team meetings/care conferences and communicates with other hospice team members involved in care;
  • Manage and supervise LPNs and CNAs performance in implementing nursing services;
  • Regularly re-evaluates the client’s nursing needs and revises the plan of care as necessary;
  • Performing on-call responsibilities as directed by Agency Management;
  • Providing nursing care to patients as prescribed by the physician and/or approved care plan;
  • Instructs, supervises, and evaluates home health aide care provided at least every two weeks;
  • Supervising ancillary personnel and delegates, as needed;
  • Aiding patients in daily living tasks to maximize comfort and enable increased self-sufficiency;
  • Implements teaching specific to patient/family needs and evaluates and modifies as needed.

Requirements:

  • Must have at least 2 years experience as a Registered Nurse;
  • All Nurses must have reliable transportation with current automobile insurance;
  • Candidates must be able to pass a criminal background check and drug screening;
  • We’ll take the time to learn about your background, your goals, and your needs;
  • Our clients rely on our expertise and trust Eklego to bring talent like YOU because we’re ALL better together;
  • Current Texas Driver’s License and auto insurance;
  • Flexible and cooperative in fulfilling all obligations;
  • CHPN preferred but not required;
  • Auto liability insurance per policy plus current and unrestricted driver’s license;
  • At least one year of nursing experience, hospice experience is a plus;
  • Ability to work in an interdisciplinary setting;
  • Compliance with accepted professional standards and practices;
  • Presentation of negative TB test or CXR as required by state law;
  • Graduate of an accredited RN program;
  • Demonstrate excellent observation, good nursing judgment and communication skills.