Hospice RN Case Manager

Hospice RN Case Manager

TechInception is looking for a Hospice RN Case Manager. Our Excellency team strives to achieve our goals to provide end of life care that listens with keen interest, cares with compassion, support with choice and empathy wherever you call home. It’s our patient journey that matters.

RN case manager of patient services and medical care works collaboratively with other disciplines to teach, assist, and support the patient/family with the dying process. Organization needs fluctuate, maybe need to work in different shifts or locations. In addition excellent in verbal/written communication, the candidate will demonstrate experience in developing and maintaining relationships with patients, families and medical providers and have the ability to work well with an interdisciplinary team.

Responsibilities and Duties

Assessment and documentation appropriateness of hospice at initial and ongoing assessment visits.

Consult with Hospice Physician and/or clinical manager.

Provide information on hospice care programs to referral sources patients and families

Complete admission documentation with patients and families as required.

Provide direct nursing care to patients for developing the best level of comfort and quality of life. Assist, direct and manage the physical care of the patient by providing medication, diet and other instructions as prescribed by the physician, Primary Care Nurse and Clinical Manager on telephone contacts or home visits

Collect sufficient necessary information to function effectively in the Hospice setting where the patient/family/caregiver need care

Provide professional nursing care by using all resources of the nursing process.

Apply appropriate preventative and therapeutic nursing procedures and techniques and maintains communication regarding patient care with the physician and supervisory personnel

Compile and submit accurate and relevant clinical notes regarding the patient’s condition and care given.

Arrangement of equipment and materials needed from community resources. Use supplies and equipment effectively and efficiently

Teach techniques appropriately to the patient/family/caregiver self-care.

Work collectively with the other Hospice team members.

Qualifications

Current NC or Multistate RN licensure

Preferred Skills/Experience

BSN, CHPN preferred

Proficient in electronic documentation

2-4 years’ experience in hospice or home care

Extensive experience in:

Excellent communication, organization and customer service skills

Strong desire to provide compassionate, end-of-life care