Registered Nurse (RN) - Case Manager - Hospice in Altamonte Springs, FL at Adventist Health System

Date Posted: 9/19/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Full-Time
  • Date Posted:
    9/19/2018
  • Job ID:
    271336
  • Job Function
    Nursing
  • Travel
    Yes, 75 % of the Time
  • Shift
    Day
  • AHS Zone
    2-Legacy System
  • Organization
    Hospice of the Comforter

Job Description

Hospice of the Comforter is the community, faith based, non-profit Hospice organization covering Seminole, Orange, and Osceola counties. Our organization is a member of Florida Hospital and Adventist Health System. We are a compassionate care team of highly specialized and trained professionals. Hospice of the Comforter is an equal employer and a Drug Free and Tobacco Free Workplace.
Hospice of the Comforter is seeking a full time Case Manager (Registered Nurse) who is responsible for:
  • Providing hands-on nursing care for an assigned case load of patients in private homes.
  • Case load ranges between 12 to 14 patients once fully trained.

Schedule:

Monday - Friday, 8:00am - 5:00pm 

Responsibilities:

  • Provides hospice nursing services to hospice patients at home.
  • Initiates Plans of Care for an assigned case load of patients.
  • Provides skilled nursing to patients and conducts patient assessments.
  • Utilizes clinical nursing skills to effectively manage assigned patient caseload per hospice policies and outside regulatory agencies/standards of care.
  • Provides comfort and support to family members and other care givers.
  • Educates patients, family and caregivers on the end stage disease processes, safety issues, and relevant symptom management.
  • Actively participates in interdisciplinary team meetings.
  • Completes all required documentation for patient’s records in the electronic medical records database system.
  • Participates in the on-call rotation to support after-hour needs for assigned team.

Education:
Associates Degree is required, a Bachelors of Science in Nursing is preferred.
Bilingual (English/Spanish) preferred.

Experience:
A minimum of 3 year(s) experience as a Registered Nurse (RN) is required.
Hospice, home health and/or acute care nursing experience is preferred.

Certificates and Licenses Required:
A clear/active Florida RN license is required, Certified Hospice and Palliative Nursing certification is preferred.
Keywords:
Hospice, RN, Registered Nurse, Healthcare, Hospital, Home Care, Case Management

Position Location:  
Job:  Nursing
Organization:  Hospice of the Comforter
Primary Location:  US-FL-Altamonte Springs
Schedule:  Full-time
Shift:  Day
Job Level:  Staff / Associate
Education Level:  Associate's Degree
Travel:  Yes, 75 % of the Time
Job Posting:  Sep 19, 2018, 8:21:16 AM

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