Home Health Registered Nurse Case Manager

Shoals Home Healthcare is growing!! Our agency is the only local, independent home healthcare agency in the Shoals/ NW Alabama area. We are currently looking for a RN Case Manager, full-time. Shoals is a great place to work. we have flexible and low pressure scheduling, great benefits, a wonderful, supportive team and a family first environment. Home healthcare experience is preferred, but not a definite requirement. See below for job description.

A Registered Nurse administers skilled nursing care to patients on an intermittent basis in their place of residence. This is performed in accordance with physician orders and plan of care under the direction and supervision of the Director of Clinical Services/Nursing Supervisor.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Graduate of an approved school of professional nursing and currently licensed in the state(s) in which practicing.
  • Two (2) years nursing experience, preferred.
  • Acceptance of philosophy and goals of this Agency.
  • Ability to exercise initiative and independent judgment

.RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Provides services in accordance with the plan of care.
  • Makes the initial evaluation visit and regularly reevaluates the patient’s nursing needs.
  • Initiates the plan of care and necessary revisions.
  • Provides those services requiring substantial specialized nursing skills.
  • Initiates appropriate preventive and rehabilitative nursing procedures.
  • Prepares clinical and progress notes for each patient visit and summaries of care conferences on his/her patients in a timely manner as per Agency policy.
  • Coordinates services.
  • Informs personnel of changes in the condition and needs of the patient.
  • Counsels the patient and family/significant others in meeting nursing and related needs.
  • Participates in and presents in-service programs.
  • Understands and adheres to established Agency policies and procedures.
  • Processes orders and notifies physician of patient needs and changes in condition. Completes certification/recertification orders and discharge summaries.
  • Determines the amount and type of nursing needed by each individual patient.
  • Refers to Physical Therapist, Speech Language Pathologist, Occupational Therapist and Medical Social Worker those patients requiring their specialized skills.
  • Supervises and teaches other nursing personnel.
  • Conducts patient care conferences on patients assigned to his/her care.
  • Participates in peer review and performance improvement as assigned.
  • Participates in utilization review of medical records as assigned.
  • Gives total patient care as needed.
  • Takes on-call duty nights, weekends and holidays, as assigned.
  • Completes and submits OASIS assessments, reassessments, transfers, resumptions of care, discharges and significant change in condition in accordance with Agency defined time frames.
  • 22. Appropriately utilizes ICD-10 codes.

Job Type: Full-time

Application Questions

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  • Do you have the following license or certification: Registered Nurse (RN)?

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $20.00 - $30.00 per hour

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Flexible schedule
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance

Medical Specialty:

  • Home Health

Schedule:

  • Day shift

Work Location:

  • Multiple locations

Relocation Assistance Provided:

  • No

Company's website:

  • shoalshh.com

Work Remotely:

  • No