Career Paradise

Share This Job
Job Details

RN Case Manager Home Health

Location: 12801 Westlinks Drive, Fort Myers, FL
Category: Home Health Services
Type: Full Time
Schedule: Days

Description:

Job Summary

Summary:

Up to $10K HIRING INCENTIVES. Relocation assistance come and live the Florida life!

BeLEEve the difference. Learn what it means to be a valued and respected team member at Lee Health Home Health. At Lee Health Home Health, we live our promise to show respect and compassion to each member of our team.

'Lee Health offers a wide variety of benefits and also treats their employees/staff very well and lets us know that we are all appreciated.' - Jennifer, RN

Offering RNs:

Family-like culture

Unmatched benefits

Career growth

    Relocation bonus



    Services will be provided in accordance with current clinical practice guidelines and accepted professional standards of practice. Care and services are provided according the established plan of care and within the organizations policies and procedures. Responsible for the delivery of patient care through the nursing process of assessment, diagnosing, planning, implementation, and evaluation. Manages, directs, coordinates and collaborates with other professional disciplines to ensure effective and efficient patient care delivery and the achievement of desired patient outcomes. Uses knowledge of patient's age and cultural diversity in the provision of patient care. Contributes to the provision of quality nursing care through excellence in customer service and performance improvement techniques that demonstrate positive outcomes in patient care. Teamwork, flexibility and professionalism, while important in all functions of the Health System, are central to the success of the Home Health Team, and are expected in this role. Duties will include covering/rotating weekends and performs after hours visits as assigned. Travel is required based on the needs of patient caseload and needs of the agency. Supports the systems mission, vision and values. The case management role provides the following key principles: Quality patient care, coordination of services, collaboration, communication and management of a select group of patients through an entire home care episode. Scope of duties include: Initial and ongoing comprehensive assessments of the patient's needs, including Outcome and Assessment Information Set (OASIS) assessments at appropriate time points. Develops and initiates the plan of care and revises as necessary in partnership with the patient and/or caregiver. On an ongoing basis will facilitate the patients and caregivers ability to participate in decisions around their care. Provision of services and/or treatments requiring substantial and specialized nursing skill. Educating and counseling the patient, caregiver and family in meeting care related needs. Initiating appropriate preventive and rehabilitative nursing procedures. Documenting clinical/progress notes. Coordination of services to include: referrals to other services, informing the physician and other staff members of changes in the patients condition. Documents evidence of care coordination. Evaluating outcomes of care. Supervising LPNs' and home health aides providing services in the home or via conversation with patient/caregiver per regulatory requirements. Participates in in-service programs and quality improvement activities. Planning of discharge from service. Complying with the role of the case manager as determined by the agency.

    Job Requirements

    Responsibilities:

    Educational Requirements

    Degree/Diploma ObtainedProgram of StudyRequired/
    Preferred
    and/or

    Additional Requirements

    Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing.


    Experience Requirements

    Minimum Years RequiredArea of ExperienceRequired/
    Preferred
    and/or
    1 YearAcute CareRequiredand
    2 YearsHome HealthPreferred

    State of Florida Licensure Requirements

    LicensesRequired/
    Preferred
    and/or
    Registered Nurse LicenseRequired

    Additional Requirements

    Or eligible for RN License in the State of Florida.


    Certifications/Registration Requirements

    Certificates/RegistrationsRequired/
    Preferred
    and/or
    BLS (American Heart Association / Basic Life Support)Required

    Additional Requirements

    Competent with all required technology, software and/or equipment used.

    Work Type:

    Full Time

    Primary Shift:

    Shift: Shift 1

    Location:

    Westlinks

    US:FL:Fort Myers