Registered Nurse Case Manager
Company: Amedisys Holding, LLC
Posted on: January 7, 2021
Caregiving is our Calling
At Amedisys whether we're caring for patients directly or
supporting those who do, each of us is a caregiver at heart. Every
team member contributes to our mission of providing exceptional,
clinically distinct care in the home to thousands of patients and
families every day.
In home health, you'll be a true advocate engaging patients
throughout their coordinated health care journey all while
maintaining autonomy and independence to support their needs.
If you're looking for a home with a Nationwide Company where you
can put your skills and experience to work, make a difference every
day and pursue your goals for the future, join our team.
What You Will Do
Provides, coordinates and directs the provision of home health
nursing services and case management processes according to the
assigned patient's individualized plan of care based on agency
policies and procedures, through the competent application of
Demonstrates knowledge of home care and competency in discipline
specific patient care skills, required by the care center for the
provision of patient care.
Performs patient comprehensive assessments and collaborates with
patient multi-disciplinary care team (PT, OT, ST, MSW, and
paraprofessionals) and other health care professionals to
develop/modify and implement an individualized patient plan of care
as per physician orders that ensures quality, proper discharge
planning and achieves desired outcomes and goals.
Implements appropriate nursing clinical programs and initiatives to
achieve desired outcomes.
Provides clinical episode management according to Amedisys'
processes including oversight of patient's individualized plan of
care and care plan changes as deemed necessary by patient's status
or physician's ordered care.
Utilizes a combination of agency resources and nationally
recognized standards of practice to deliver high quality care and
achieve excellent patient specific outcomes.
Makes referrals to other disciplines as indicated by the patient's
identified needs or documents rationale for not doing so.
Promotes and maintains patient health and independence through
teaching and appropriate rehabilitative measures, assisting
patients in learning appropriate self-care techniques. Advocates
and ensures patient participation in care planning and goals of
Supervises caseload including LPN's and Home Health Aides.
Facilitates care coordination with PRN staff when care is provided
Completes documentation timely, accurately, and at the point of
care, according to industry standards, conventions and guidelines,
including OASIS assessments, SOC/Admissions, Recertifications,
ABNs, subsequent visits, physician orders, care coordination
Helps to achieve and maintain continuity of patient care by
communicating information (for example, changes in plan of care,
new orders, lab results, etc.) timely, effectively and
systematically with all team members providing care for the patient
including PT, OT, ST, MSW, paraprofessionals, physicians, family
members and community resources. Facilitates interdisciplinary
communication and follow up through care coordination on assigned
caseload for duration that patients are on service.
Participates in Team/Case Conferences. Leads discussion on
multidisciplinary cases as appropriate. 12. Maintains ongoing
communication with clinical manager regarding progress of patients
for assigned caseload.
Remains knowledgeable of organization's quality improvement
programs, participates in agency performance improvement
initiatives and incorporates into patient care planning as
Demonstrates competency in skills for required patient care.
Initiates, plans and provides staff education, and performs
competency and skills validation for care team staff, such as
LPN's, HHA's and RN visit staff.
Utilizes a combination of care center resources and recognizes
standards of practice to achieve positive clinical and training
Utilizes accepted Amedisys teaching materials for clinician and
Performs on-call responsibilities and on-call services to
patients/families as assigned.
Monitors assigned cases to ensure compliance with requirements of
Protects, honors, and respects patient and co-worker
confidentiality and right to privacy.
Stays informed of industry knowledge and nursing best practice
Participates in clinical development and continuing education
Performs other duties, as assigned.
Current and unencumbered license to practice as a Registered Nurse
specific to that state the employee is assigned to work for the
company. a. Nurse Licensure Compact (NLC) documents the following:
The mutual recognition model of nurse licensure allows a nurse to
have one license (in his or her state of residency) and to practice
in other states (both physical and electronic), subject to each
state's practice law and regulation. Nurses must legally reside in
an NLC state to be eligible to have a multi-state license.
Current CRP certification.
One (1+) year of clinical experience as a Registered Nurse (RN). If
less than 1 year clinical experience as a RN, candidate must be
approved by VP Clinical.*
Demonstrated knowledge of the appropriate skills for communicating
with individuals of all ages. Excellent interpersonal skills
including verbal and written communication skills.
Demonstrates knowledge of Federal/State rules and regulations, ACHC
standards, and other regulatory requirements.
Valid Driver's License.
Reliable transportation and agency required liability insurance. 8.
Must be familiar with general use and functions of the computer,
such as, user names, password concepts, internet, email, navigation
of computer desktop, including starting programs, using files, and
windows, effective use of navigation buttons and tool bars, ability
to self-manage online HR services and online training programs.
Amedisys is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified employees
and applicants will receive consideration for employment without
regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, pregnancy, marital
status, national origin, citizenship status, disability, military
status, sexual orientation, genetic predisposition or carrier
status or any other legally protected characteristic.
Benefits and More
Amedisys cares for our team members with the same commitment we
have to our patients. This is reflected in the benefits we provide
and the opportunities we make available to our team. Benefits for
eligible employees include:
Paid Time Off
Paid Company Holidays
Comprehensive Health Insurance
Dental and Vision Insurance
Health Savings Account, Health Reimbursement Account, and Flexible
Spending Account options
Company-Paid Life Insurance for You and Your Dependents
Additional Life, Disability, and Other Voluntary Benefit
401(k) Retirement Savings Plan with Company Matching
Discounted Employee Stock Purchase Plan
Continuing Education and Tuition Reimbursement Program
Fleet car for eligible employees
Amedisys is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants
will receive consideration for employment without regard to race,
color, religion, sex, age, pregnancy, marital status, national
origin, citizenship status, disability, military status, sexual
orientation, genetic predisposition or carrier status or any other
legally protected characteristic.
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