14 May 2018

Full-Time RN Case Manager, Registered Nurse, Homecare – Interim Healthcare – Hudson, WI

Interim Healthcare – Posted by Find a Job in Minnesota Hudson, Wisconsin, United States

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Job Description

General Purpose:

To assure quality patient/client care and services are provided to in home clients. Accountable for making decisions based on his/her educational preparation and experience in nursing.

Essential Functions:

  • Performs assessments and procedures, which require substantial specialized knowledge, judgment, and nursing skill based upon principles of psychological, biological, physical and social sciences.
  • Develops working relationships with discharge planners and social service workers.
  • Assesses and reviews the matching of employee skills to client needs.
  • Visits in home clients to evaluate the quality of care being provided and reviews clinical notes.
  • Completes nursing initial and ongoing assessments of all in home clients within specified deadlines.
  • Participates in ongoing interdisciplinary assessment of the patient.
  • Participates in the development and evaluation of the plan of care in partnership with the patient, representative (if any), and caregiver(s).
  • Obtains physicians plans of treatment and orders, and initiates their execution.
  • Provides services that are ordered by the physician as indicated in the plan of care.
  • Counsels and educates the patient/client and family in meeting healthcare related needs.
  • Completes timely and accurate clinical notes including addressing the patient’s/client’s progress.
  • Effectively communicates with other members of the interdisciplinary healthcare team providing care to promote coordination of patient/client care and planning for discharge.
  • Communicates with all physicians involved in the plan of care and other health care practitioners (as appropriate) related to the current plan of care.
  • Supervises paraprofessional and licensed professional team members.
  • Secures equipment and supplies and coordinates placement for use in the home.
  • Refers to other services as needed.
  • Follows accepted standards of nursing practice.
  • Uses clinical decision making to efficiently and effectively manage an assigned patient population.
  • Accesses personal health information (“PHI”) necessary to fulfill the above duties and responsibilities. Access to use and ability to disclose PHI is further defined by each organization/department.

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • homecare: 1 year

License:

  • Registered Nurse (RN)

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Job Categories: Education, Health, Nursing, and Other. Job Types: Full-Time. Job Tags: education.

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