As a hospice Registered Nurse Case manager, you will perform ongoing patient assessments, maintaining thorough and diligent notes and records regarding the effectiveness of each patient’s care plan. You will also keep in constant contact with patient family members and alternative caregivers.
Additional responsibilities will include:
Providing nursing care with an emphasis on pain and other management.
Supervising Home Health Aides.
Referring patients’ families to applicable community resources.
Maintaining strict patient confidentiality.
Providing patient care directives to family members and alternative caregivers.
Candidate must have absolute integrity and sound judgment. You will act as a patient advocate, working independently to ensure your patients are physically comfortable and content. We are seeking an RN with good social skills, energetic, organized and emotionally capable of caring for terminally ill individuals. You must also be a team player, able to work harmoniously with a wide variety of individuals.
Additional requirements include:
Licensed as a Registered Nurse in the state of New York.
Associate/Bachelor’s/Masters Degree in nursing.
Have a minimum of 2 years Med-Surg., Home Care, and/or Hospice experience.
Understand the difference between Progressively Declined and Custodial Care.
Ability to occasionally lift up to 25 lbs.
Mileage and Toll Reimbursement
Continued Training and Education
Job Type: Full-time