RN Case Manager Home Hospice (different territories available)
Location: United States - Georgia- Duluth
Industry: Healthcare / Health Services - Nursing / LPNs / LVNs
Job Category: Medical / Health - Nurse
The Home Hospice Case Manager is responsible for the care management and coordination for hospice patients and families. Works collaboratively with Director of Home Hospice and interdisciplinary team; provides direct nursing care, emotional support and education to terminally ill patients and their families. Demonstrates clinical expertise in nursing assessment, nursing diagnosis, and advanced proficiency in technical skills necessary for developing, providing, and coordinating care.
Skills and Certifications [note: bold skills and certification are required]
CHPN or Hospice care experience is preferred
Relocation Assistance Available - Possible for ideal candidate
2+ to 5 years' experience
Minimum Education - Associate's Degree
Willingness to Travel - Occasionally
JOB KNOWLEDGE/TRAINING: Knowledge of the physical, social and emotional needs of the elderly disabled and terminally ill. Knowledge of Medicare, Medicaid and other funding source regulations as applied to hospice care services. Demonstrate knowledge and competence in advanced practice nursing skills, including the nursing process and collaborating with interdisciplinary team. Skill in communications in order that information can be exchanged effectively with persons at various educational and attitudinal levels. Knowledge of supervision in order to effectively relate with volunteers and staff.
COMPUTER SKILLS: Must be familiar with general use and functions of the computer, such as, user names and password concepts; internet; e-mail; navigation of computer desktop or laptop, including starting programs, using files, and windows, effectively use navigation buttons and tool bars; ability to self-manage online HR services and online training programs.