Assume responsibility for case management functions for therapy patients, through case conferencing with therapists and outside community agencies providing care / services, obtain interim orders and recertify for services at least every 60 days.
Provides direct patient care, evaluates outcomes and adjusts nursing care process as indicated to ensure optimal patient care. Initiates, coordinates and evaluates patient and family centered health teaching.
Perform physical therapy assessment, reassessment and treatment and supervises physical therapist assistants in the treatment of pediatric, adolescent, adult, and geriatric patients referred by a physician to the clinic.
Maintains daily patient progress notes and working as a team with other professionals, coordinates discharge planning. These duties are performed in a manner which demonstrates the philosophy/mission and values of humility of mary health partners.
The Behavioral Health Nurse Auditor is prepared for the role through a detailed, well-defined training process, gaining knowledge and skills in methods for review of the record and other provider documentation, application of appropriate screening guidelines, and use of the documentation format tailored to the Clients requirements.
Establishes the plan of care in collaboration with the physician, patient and UM Professional in accordance with the physician orders and patient needs. Advises and consults with family and other agency personnel, as appropriate. Completes documentation including visit assessment, OASIS, 485 and Verbal Orders accurately and promptly on the laptop device or in written documentation while in the patient's home and within the agency's and regulatory standards. Data syncs (transmits) information same day.