Registered Nurse - Hospice
Company: Nurse Job Board
Posted on: May 3, 2021
Full-time Hospice Registered Nurse needed in
(Reference Code: KAM)
The Hospice RN case manager is responsible for providing skilled
nursing care, the coordination of all patient care services, and
the oversight of care provided by home health aide.
* Graduate of an accredited RN program.
* Connecticut State Licensed Registered Nurse with a minimum of one
year of clinical experience.
* Previous Home Care/Hospice experience.
* Must possess basic computer skills.
Essential Job Responsibilities:
* Provides skilled nursing care including administration of
medications and treatments as prescribed in physician's plan of
care for patients in their home setting.
* Performs a comprehensive assessment and coordinates the plan of
care with all disciplines associated with patient's needs,
including family and primary care givers.
* Observes, evaluates and reports on the patient's physical and
emotional status to nursing supervisor and the attending physician
whenever change occurs.
* Participates in weekly Interdisciplinary Team Meetings, providing
updates on patient's physical, emotional, psychosocial, and
* Attends all required staff meetings to enhance professional
* Maintains and processes all documentation in compliance with
* Will utilize computer based documentation system and submit all
required clinical documentation, time records and other required
information in required time frame.
* Instructs, orients and supervises other clinical personnel as
* Provides input to Home Health Aide Supervisor as needed for
purpose of hospice aide evaluation.
* May act as a liaison with institutions to promote continuity of
care as the patient moves from level of care to another.
* May participate in community activities as a representative of
* Participates in weekend rotation and on call rotation as
* May perform other duties as assigned.
Offering competitive compensation and benefits!!
For more information, please submit your resume for review or email
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