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RN Case Manager

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Date: Sep 22, 2017

Location: Birmingham, AL, US, 35242

Company: Envision

Fulltime RN Case Manager - Jefferson county

St. Vincent's Home Health & Hospice, an Ascension Health at Home Company, is growing and an immediate

RN / Registered Nurse opportunity.

* Fulltime RN Case Manager - Jefferson County*

 

POSITION SUMMARY: 

Primary functions are to plan, develop, implement, evaluate, organize and direct home care services with the interdisciplinary team including physician, patient/family, and referring agency; and administer skilled nursing care for clients of all ages in their place of residence and assume the responsibility for the total provision of care.

 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assesses home health patients to identify the physical, psychosocial, and environmental needs as evidenced by documentation, clinical record, case conference, team report, and evaluations

  • Case manages and provides clinical oversight and direction to the interdisciplinary team, physician, and family

  • Implements/develops/documents the plan of care and revises as necessary

  • Provides care utilizing infection control measures that protect both the staff and the patient (OSHA)

  • Supervises and provides directions to the HHA/LVN to ensure quality and continuity of services provided

  • Assures continuity of quality patient care delivered with appropriate documentation

  • Monitors assigned cases to ensure compliance with requirements of third party payors

  • Performs on-call responsibilities and provides on-call service to patients/families, as assigned

  • Provides effective communication to patient/family, team members, physicians, and other health care professionals

  • Adheres to all company policies and procedures.

  • Adherence to and compliance with information systems security is everyone’s responsibility. It is the responsibility of every computer user to: Know and follow Information Systems security policies and procedures. Attend Information Systems security training, when offered.Report information systems security problems.

 

Non-Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Perform other duties as assigned.

 

Minimum Qualifications:

 

Education/Licensing/Certification:

  • Graduate of an accredited college/university, Associate, Diploma, or Baccalaureate School of nursing

  • Current, unencumberedState License as a registered Nurse

  • Current Driver’s License

  • Current CPR, negative TB screen and Hepatitis consent/declination

     

    Experience:

  • Two years of experience as a registered nurse in a clinical care setting, home health preferred.

     

    Knowledge and Skills:

  • Nursing skills as defined as generally accepted standards of practice.

  • Good interpersonal skills.

     

               

     

     


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