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RN, Case Manager 

Req Number NUR-13-00034  
Position RN, Case Manager  
Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time  
Hours/Week 8:30am - 5pm, every 4th weekend  
Shift Days  
Location Hospice of Northwest Ohio - Toledo  
Department Homecare  
Description

General Description

This position is responsible for providing case management to an assigned caseload and provides skilled nursing in accordance with the Interdisciplinary Team Plan of Care.


Essential Job Responsibilities

  • Develops and implements plan of care in conjunction with patient, family and IDT.
  • Delegates care appropriately and provides supervision to the LPN and Hospice Aide. 
  • Coordinates team services to maintain continuity of patient care.
  • Works in cooperation with the patient, family, caregiver and IDT to meet the psychosocial and bereavement needs of the patient/family/caregiver.
  • Uses supplies, medications and equipment efficiently and in a cost effective manner.
  • Actively participates in the hospice quality improvement program, including identifying opportunities for improvement, problem solving and implementing recommendations.
  • Participates in in-services or other continuing education to meet own needs and agency requirements.
  • Responsible to learn and utilize technology made available by the agency to increase efficiency, communication and performance of duties.
  • Attends staff meetings and completes all mandatory training.
  • Holds in strictest confidence all patient information and discloses information and data only to persons authorized by Hospice.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

 

 

 
Position Requirements

 Qualification Requirements

  • Graduate of an accredited school of registered nursing; BSN preferred.
  • Currently licensed as an RN through the Ohio Board of Nursing.
  • Minimum 2 years of clinical experience in acute setting; homecare or hospice experience preferred.
  • Possesses clinical expertise related to critical thinking, assessment, problem-solving, and technical skills.
  • Possesses the ability to provide basic and skilled nursing care, set priorities of care, and appropriately assess limits of intervention.
  • Possesses strong verbal and written communication skills; demonstrates ability to communicate effectively with patients, families, and team members regarding care issues.
  • Has the ability to work independently and within an interdisciplinary team.
  • Demonstrates strong organizational, time management, and prioritization skills.
  • Understands the hospice philosophy, principles of death/dying, concepts of pain/symptom management, and adult teaching/learning principles.
  • Must be a licensed driver with dependable automobile that is insured in accordance with state and/or organization requirements.
 
Driving Requirements 100% Travel  

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