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RN Hospice Case Manager, VNA of Ohio, Greater Metro Cleveland
RN - Hospice
Cleveland, Ohio
Visiting Nurse Association Health Group

Visiting Nurse Association Health Group

Visiting Nurse Association Health Group is one of the largest and most trusted not-for-profit providers of home health, visiting physicians, hospice and community-based care. Our newly formed research and innovation institutes are advancing new models of care while our strong partnerships with the region’s leading health systems bring together a network of clinical expertise focused on helping you achieve your best level of health. Among our many awards of distinction, we are a Best Place to Work(TM) three years running. How do we know? Our employees say so...

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RN Hospice Case Manager, VNA of Ohio, Greater Metro Cleveland

The VNA of Ohio has a nearly 120-year history of providing the best clinical and compassionate care to patients in the Northeast Ohio region. Now is a great time to be part of that history. And that future.

Why join the VNA of Ohio? We're a certified Best Place to Work for three years running. We have a supportive staff with experienced and fun-loving management team. We pride ourselves on developing our employees with constant in-house and online training, the opportunity to pursue certifications, and a tuition reimbursement program of up to $12,000 a year!

We seek an RN Hospice Case Manager to join our dedicated Hospice team.

Among the key responsibilities:

Direct Care Role:

*Provides direct care services to patients/families in community and institutional settings.
*Utilizes principles of the nursing process to assist in data collection and evaluation of nursing care.
*Utilizes effective interviewing techniques; sets limits, and collects data based on specific role.
*Demonstrates nursing knowledge and skills in the implementation of prevention, therapeutic and rehabilitative nursing care.
*Communicates and collaborates effectively with health care providers, third parties, patients and families based on specific role.
*Explains processes, procedures and treatments to patient to gain cooperation, understanding, and ease apprehension.
*Maintains awareness of comfort and safety needs of patient.
*Observes patient, records significant conditions and reactions, and notifies supervisor or Physician of patient's condition and reaction to drugs, treatments, and significant incidents.
*Responds to life saving situations based upon nursing standards, policies, procedures, and protocol.
*Uses oral and written communication to convey pertinent information to members of the health care team in a timely manner.
*Complies with company policies and procedures.
*Completes all required forms, reports, time cards, itineraries, etc, accurately and within designated timeframe.
*Recognizes and follows established lines of communication.
*Performs other duties as assigned.

Indirect Care Role:

*Maintains knowledge of Horizon computer system for care delivery applications.
*Coordinates communications with third party payors for pharmacy, DME, and other supplies needed for the clinical plan of care.
*Maintains knowledge of regulatory, licensing and accreditation agencies.
*Performs other duties as assigned.

The ideal candidate for the RN Hospice Case Manager position will have the following qualifications:

*Completion of an accredited RN education program with a diploma, associate or bachelor's degree. Bachelor's degree in Nursing preferred.
*1 year community health experience with diverse populations. Specialty experience with hospice, palliative care, and infusion therapy preferred. *Pediatric experience helpful
*1 year experience with providing phone support and/or triage intervention in community health, clinic setting, and/or emergency room preferred.

*Experience working as part of a team and working effectively with persons and communities from diverse cultural, social, and ethnic backgrounds. The ability to work in a complex institutional structure requiring significant collaboration.

*Strong planning and organizational skills.

*Demonstrated ability to work well under pressure, within strict time parameters, and with a strong attention to detail.

*Ability to work independently with minimal supervision.

*Ability to work seven days on, seven days off 4:30 p.m.-midnight, on-call between midnight-8:30 a.m. with weekend coverage between 8am -5pm Saturday and Sunday. Occasional overtime may be required to ensure adequate staff coverage.

*Demonstrated ability to maintain strict confidentiality.

Required Licenses, Registrations and/or Certifications:

Registered Nurse; licensed in the State of Ohio.
CPR certification is required.
Valid driver's license.

Please apply at our web-site at www.vnaohio.org and reference job number 2021-6630 or email your resume to Vincent Buontempo: vincent.buontempo@vnahg.org

We offer a competitive salary and generous benefit package including medical, dental, tuition reimbursement and 403B.

You can learn more about VNA of Ohio at www.vnaohio.org.

VNA of Ohio is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Work Place.
Cleveland, Ohio 44129
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