RN Home Health Case Manager

$80K - $90K
Posted on 10/18/17 by PAT WILLIAMS
Confidential Company
Lansing, MI
Less than 5 years experience
Misc. Healthcare
$80K - $90K
Posted on 10/18/17 PAT WILLIAMS

RN Home Health Case Manager - Salary: $60,000-80,000

QUALIFICATIONS:  A current unencumbered State Professional Nurse License.

  • familiar with the admission process and the requirements that must be met for Medicare benefits.
  • One-yearexperience as a home care professional nurse and is competent in performing home care comprehensive assessment.
  • The ability to make sound professional clinical judgment.
  • The ability to assess and document patient needs and formulate individualized patient care plans to meet those needs.
  • Proficient clinical skills.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and is able to read, write and comprehend English.
  • An automobile to be used for work, current driver’s license, good driving record and proof of insurance.
  • Proficiency in personal computer use, including e-mail, clinical, word processing, spreadsheet and presentation software

DUTIES:

  • Under the physician’s order, admits patients eligible for home care services within 24-48 hours.
  • Assess and evaluates patient needs/problems, identifies mutually agreed upon goals with patients.
  • Reports patient status and need for other disciplines to agency Clinical Supervisor and referring physician.
  • Reports to assigned follow-up Clinician as indicated.
  • Submits change orders per agency policy.
  • Performs all OASIS time point assessment per Medicare Criteria and submits recertification paperwork per agency policy and procedure.
  • Maintains open lines of communications to all members of the continuum of care team.
  • Supervises Home Health Aide and license and documents per Medicare criteria and per agency policy and procedure.
  • Acts as a preceptor in the orientation of new nursing staff as requested.
  • Attends staff meetings, team conferences and educational in-services per agency requirements.
  • Participates in Process Improvement (PI) program by assisting with collection of data and serves on PI team upon request.
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