Job Summary: The Primary Case Manager RN in Hospice manages and provides care to patients and family/caregivers. Provides nursing care and clinical case management, manages resources and coordinated services with hospice interdisciplinary team. Completes comprehensive assessment/physical assessment, modifies plan of care in conjunction with patient/caregiver and hospice interdisciplinary team, provides interventions and support to these patients and families to manage symptoms, support quality of life experience. The Primary RN provides the patient's nursing care and communicates coordinates with full IDG team to support patient's and families care throughout Hospice experience. This nurse demonstrates sensitivity to needs of culturally diverse populations by providing appropriate sound judgement in a professional manner in order to coordinate and supervise patient care. The nurse assists patients and families with transitions through end of life and understanding of hospice practice and philosophy.
Required Education: Bachelor's of Science in Nursing. Nurses with an Associate's Degree or Diplmona in nursing must sign an agreement to obtain a BSN within 5 years of the hire date. Nurses who are nearing the end of their career may be exempted from this requirements with CNO System Council approval.
Required License: Must have and maintain current licensure as registered nurse with the North Carolina Board of Nursing. Compact license may apply, licensee should confirm with NCBON; BCLS. Valid Driver's License.
Preferred License: National certification in area
Required Experience: One year acute care experience
Preferred Experience: Hospice or Home Health experience
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