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RN - Registered Nurse - Case Manager for Continuing Care
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Job Location: Newark, New York - United States
JOB DESCRIPTION

Job #: 24957
Title: RN - Registered Nurse - Case Manager for Continuing Care
Job Location: Newark, New York - United States
Employment Type:
Salary: $55,000.00 - $70,000.00 - US Dollars - Yearly
Other Compensation: Benefits
Employer Will Recruit From: Nationwide
any
Relocation Paid?: Negotiable

WHY IS THIS A GREAT OPPORTUNITY?

We are looking for a Registered Nurse - Case Mgr for Continuing Care

This is a Full time position

Direct Hire with benefits

Rochester, New York ( Monroe County)

The patients for this job have chronic long term needs and acute needs mixed


The RN Case Manager is responsible for the delivery of comprehensive nursing care to a set of assigned patients at a specific point in time. This involves the assessment of patient and family needs and the development, implementation and evaluation of an appropriate Plan of Care, making changes in response to changing patient needs. The RN Case Manager identifies appropriate interdisciplinary services needed, coordinates those services and supervises Private Duty Nurses (PDN) as applicable.

  • Identifies and prioritizes health problems based on assessment.
  • Develops or implements an interdisciplinary Plan of Care based on the needs identified during the assessment, with input from the patient (and their caregivers as applicable), in collaboration with the attending physician and other care team members.
  • Manages and coordinates patient care, including clinically complex cases, in a manner which ensures the efficient and effective delivery of appropriate services and community supports.
  • Exhibits proficiency and accuracy in the completion of comprehensive assessment/documentation, which may include assessments required by payer sources (e.g., Outcome and Assessment Information Set (OASIS), Hospice Item Set (HIS)).
  • Plans, organizes and prioritizes care needs for an assigned caseload of patients to ensure their care needs are met and services are delivered according to plan of care.
  • Communicates all changes in patient status and/or service needs to the appropriate care team member and ensures appropriate action is taken in a timely manner.
  • Facilitates the development and implementation of patient discharge plans as indicated.
  • Documents all patient care and coordinating activities per agency standards.
  • Assesses the need for additional services (aide, therapies, social work or a community service) and obtains orders and arranges care as indicated.
  • Supervises and evaluates care provided by Licensed Practical Nurses and/or home health aides in the performance of his/her patient care duties.
  • Works collaboratively with other care team members by communicating all changes in patient status and/or service needs to the appropriate care team member and ensures appropriate action is taken in a timely manner.
  • Correctly identifies patient/family risk factors and establishes goals and interventions to reduce/remove risk from the plan of care to enable patients to remain in the least restrictive care setting.
  • Coordinate/participate in interdisciplinary team meetings/patient care conferences.
  • Patient needs are prioritized; visits outside primary team assignment or geographical area may be required in order to meet patient need.
  • Practices according to Agency and community standards.
  • Participates in utilization review and/or continuous quality improvement activities as requested.
  • Attends required staff meetings, in-services and/or supervisory conferences.
  • Participates in on - call schedule and weekend/holiday schedule as assigned.

Level I

  • Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing and a valid NYS registered nursing license required with a minimum of one year`s experience in an acute care setting required (two years preferred).
  • Specialized clinical experience and skills may be required for certain teams, such as infusion, oncology, pediatrics, cardiac, hospice and/or palliative care.
  • Must demonstrate solid interpersonal, organizational and time management skills.
  • Basic computer skills are necessary, including but not limited to the ability to navigate on a personal computer within a Windows-based operating environment; the ability to access and create basic e-mail messages; and the ability to open, edit and save basic electronic documents if necessary.
  • Must be able to document clinical notes and assessments within an electronic medical record.
  • With training provided, must demonstrate the ability to learn and utilized new systems, computer applications and operating environments as necessary.
  • A valid New York State Driver`s License and the ability to pass a driver`s license record background check.
  • Requires reliable means of transportation for use during entire shift and the ability to travel to and from required locations as needed to perform the essential responsibilities of the job.

Level II - requires similar qualifications as level I, plus:

  • A minimum of 2 years of home care experience.
  • Understands when to escalate to management.

Work Environment

  • This job is fast paced and operates in a home-like setting with direct patient contact.
  • This role requires regular travel (e.g. driving) to various locations and adaptability to various living conditions.
  • Tasks may vary based on patient need and physician directed orders.
  • Contact with slippery surfaces may occur, especially during icy/wintery conditions.
  • Contact with domestic animals may occur.
  • Contact with household dust, scents, and/or known job related chemicals (e.g. chemo, antiseptic agents) may occur.


About the Area:

Explore a world of art, theater, music, photography, history, nature and play in Rochester, New York. From standing in the parlor where Susan B. Anthony was arrested to listening to great jazz on the streets.
Rochester is located on the Southern shore of Lake Ontario and sits at the center of the historic Erie Canal. Only a 90 minute drive to Niagara Falls, 1.5 hours to the Finger Lakes wine country and 6 hours to New York City.
World class events such as the International Jazz Festival and the Highland Park Lilac Festival, PGA and LPGA championships, etc. attract nearly two million visitors each year. The George Eastman Museum, the National Museum of Play at the Strong and the National Toy Hall of fame are popular with all ages.
This beautiful area abounds with state and local parks which offer summer and winter sports, camping, etc.

JOB DESCRIPTION

We are looking for a Registered Nurse - Case Mgr for Continuing Care

This is a Full time position

Direct Hire with benefits

Rochester, New York ( Monroe County)

The patients for this job have chronic long term needs and acute needs mixed


The RN Case Manager is responsible for the delivery of comprehensive nursing care to a set of assigned patients at a specific point in time. This involves the assessment of patient and family needs and the development, implementation and evaluation of an appropriate Plan of Care, making changes in response to changing patient needs. The RN Case Manager identifies appropriate interdisciplinary services needed, coordinates those services and supervises Private Duty Nurses (PDN) as applicable.

  • Identifies and prioritizes health problems based on assessment.
  • Develops or implements an interdisciplinary Plan of Care based on the needs identified during the assessment, with input from the patient (and their caregivers as applicable), in collaboration with the attending physician and other care team members.
  • Manages and coordinates patient care, including clinically complex cases, in a manner which ensures the efficient and effective delivery of appropriate services and community supports.
  • Exhibits proficiency and accuracy in the completion of comprehensive assessment/documentation, which may include assessments required by payer sources (e.g., Outcome and Assessment Information Set (OASIS), Hospice Item Set (HIS)).
  • Plans, organizes and prioritizes care needs for an assigned caseload of patients to ensure their care needs are met and services are delivered according to plan of care.
  • Communicates all changes in patient status and/or service needs to the appropriate care team member and ensures appropriate action is taken in a timely manner.
  • Facilitates the development and implementation of patient discharge plans as indicated.
  • Documents all patient care and coordinating activities per agency standards.
  • Assesses the need for additional services (aide, therapies, social work or a community service) and obtains orders and arranges care as indicated.
  • Supervises and evaluates care provided by Licensed Practical Nurses and/or home health aides in the performance of his/her patient care duties.
  • Works collaboratively with other care team members by communicating all changes in patient status and/or service needs to the appropriate care team member and ensures appropriate action is taken in a timely manner.
  • Correctly identifies patient/family risk factors and establishes goals and interventions to reduce/remove risk from the plan of care to enable patients to remain in the least restrictive care setting.
  • Coordinate/participate in interdisciplinary team meetings/patient care conferences.
  • Patient needs are prioritized; visits outside primary team assignment or geographical area may be required in order to meet patient need.
  • Practices according to Agency and community standards.
  • Participates in utilization review and/or continuous quality improvement activities as requested.
  • Attends required staff meetings, in-services and/or supervisory conferences.
  • Participates in on - call schedule and weekend/holiday schedule as assigned.

Level I

  • Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing and a valid NYS registered nursing license required with a minimum of one year`s experience in an acute care setting required (two years preferred).
  • Specialized clinical experience and skills may be required for certain teams, such as infusion, oncology, pediatrics, cardiac, hospice and/or palliative care.
  • Must demonstrate solid interpersonal, organizational and time management skills.
  • Basic computer skills are necessary, including but not limited to the ability to navigate on a personal computer within a Windows-based operating environment; the ability to access and create basic e-mail messages; and the ability to open, edit and save basic electronic documents if necessary.
  • Must be able to document clinical notes and assessments within an electronic medical record.
  • With training provided, must demonstrate the ability to learn and utilized new systems, computer applications and operating environments as necessary.
  • A valid New York State Driver`s License and the ability to pass a driver`s license record background check.
  • Requires reliable means of transportation for use during entire shift and the ability to travel to and from required locations as needed to perform the essential responsibilities of the job.

Level II - requires similar qualifications as level I, plus:

  • A minimum of 2 years of home care experience.
  • Understands when to escalate to management.

Work Environment

  • This job is fast paced and operates in a home-like setting with direct patient contact.
  • This role requires regular travel (e.g. driving) to various locations and adaptability to various living conditions.
  • Tasks may vary based on patient need and physician directed orders.
  • Contact with slippery surfaces may occur, especially during icy/wintery conditions.
  • Contact with domestic animals may occur.
  • Contact with household dust, scents, and/or known job related chemicals (e.g. chemo, antiseptic agents) may occur.


About the Area:

Explore a world of art, theater, music, photography, history, nature and play in Rochester, New York. From standing in the parlor where Susan B. Anthony was arrested to listening to great jazz on the streets.
Rochester is located on the Southern shore of Lake Ontario and sits at the center of the historic Erie Canal. Only a 90 minute drive to Niagara Falls, 1.5 hours to the Finger Lakes wine country and 6 hours to New York City.
World class events such as the International Jazz Festival and the Highland Park Lilac Festival, PGA and LPGA championships, etc. attract nearly two million visitors each year. The George Eastman Museum, the National Museum of Play at the Strong and the National Toy Hall of fame are popular with all ages.
This beautiful area abounds with state and local parks which offer summer and winter sports, camping, etc.

QUALIFICATIONS

Qualifications

Education Required

  • Associates or better in Assoc Nursing.

Preferred

  • Bachelors or better in Bach Nursing.
  • Nurse, RN or better in Nursing.

Licenses & Certifications Required

  • Registered Nurse

Education:
University - Associate`s Degree/Graduate Diploma/2 Years




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