Hospice Registered Nurse RN

Career Title: Hospice Registered Nurse RN
City: Springfield
State: Ohio

We are seeking a Hospice Registered Nurse Case Manager for the Springfield area. The Hospice RN Case Manager contributes to the success of Hospice of the Miami Valley by providing clinical care and coordinating with the interdisciplinary team to ensure patients and families experience optimal care and service. This position reports to the Patient Care Manager.

JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Completing initial and ongoing comprehensive assessments of patients and families
  • Initiating patient plan of care and reevaluating as necessary
  • Utilizing health assessment data to determine nursing diagnosis
  • Administering medication and treatment as prescribed by the physician in the plan of care
  • Counseling the patient and family in meeting nursing and related needs
  • Completing and maintaining accurate clinical notes
  • Communicating with the physician and participating in interdisciplinary group meetings to meet the medical and emotional needs of the patient and family/caregivers
  • Ensure compliance with all state and federal legal and regulatory requirements
  • Additional responsibilities as assigned

EXPERIENCE AND REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Graduate of an accredited nursing school
  • Current licensure to practice in the state of Ohio
  • 1 year nursing experience required
  • Experience in hospice or a similar setting preferred
  • Knowledge of the hospice philosophy of care
  • Commitment to clinical and documentation excellence