RN Case Manager - Home Health

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Public?: 

Public

Division: 

Health

Reports To: 

DON and/or Administrator

Type of Position: 

Regular Full Time

Location: 

Little Axe Health Center / 15951 Little Axe Dr. / Norman, OK 73026

General Description

The RN Case Manager makes the initial evaluation visit, regularly reevaluates the patient’s nursing needs, initiates the plan of care and necessary revisions, and furnishes those services requiring substantial and specialized nursing skill. This position initiates appropriate preventive and rehabilitative nursing procedures, prepares clinical and progress notes, coordinates services, informs the physician and other personnel of changes in the patient’s condition and needs and counsels the patient and family in meeting nursing and related needs. The RN Case Manager participates in in-service programs, and supervises and teaches other nursing personnel. Travel 100% of the time.
 

Responsibilities

  • Assesses and educates the patient and family/caregiver regarding the disease process, self-care techniques, prevention strategies and nursing related needs.
  • Initiates the plan of care and revises as necessary under the direction of the physician.
  • Provides those services and/or treatments requiring substantial and specialized nursing skills.
  • Coordinates services and refers to other services as needed.
  • Supervises, delegates, and teaches duties and tasks to Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurses, Home Health aides and others providing services, as appropriate.
  • Assist physician in evaluating the patient’s level of function.
  • Other duties as assigned by the Director of Nursing/RN Case Manager.
 

Education, Qualifications & Requirements

Education and Experience
  • Must be a graduate of an approved school of professional nursing.
  • RN license with 1-2 years experience
  • Previous home health experience preferred
  • Current CPR license
  • Valid driver’s license along with reliable transportation and proof of insurance
  • On-call is required
  • Must pass full background check and drug screen.
Physical Requirements
  • The RN Case Manager works alone in the patient’s home and may need to assist patients with ambulation. The RN Case Manager must be able to lift, push, pull and carry up to fifty (50) pounds.
Native American Preference/EOE/Drug Free Workplace.
 

Posted Date: 

3 months 2 weeks ago
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