RN II - CASE MGR - WKND
Company: IOWA HEALTH HOME CARE
Facility / Division: FT DODGE CERTIFIED
Department: SKILLED NURSING
Employment Status: FULL-TIME REGULAR (FTR)
FTE: Full-Time (FTE: 0.80, Hours: 64)
Shift: Fri Sat Sun Mon
Location: TRINITY FD HOME CARE
802 KENYON ROAD
FORT DODGE, IA 50501
Essential Functions & Responsibilities
The weekender case manager performs the duties of the case manager each week-end from noon on Friday-Monday morning report unless otherwise authorized to be absent from work or on PTO. The Case Manager coordinates and delivers patient care to ensure the achievement of patient outcomes and ensure patient satisfaction with the care received.
Please note that this is a Part-Time position with Full-Time benefits.
Assumes accountability for assessing, coordinating and implementing care and services using tele-monitoring for all appropriate patients as assigned.
Performs SOC visits, post-hospital evaluations, patient re-certifications, discharges and supervisory visits within the work base as assigned.
Implements clinical protocols during the admission visit as dictated by patient’s diagnosis (as appropriate).
Reports vital sign alerts and subtle changes in vital sign trends to the physician according to protocol in a timely manner. Initiates additional physician orders as needed and implements appropriate interventions.
Provides thorough instruction and disease management education to patients and/or caregivers as ordered by the physician. Educates patients, families, and caregivers about disease process and recommended self care.
* Graduate of State Board approved program for Registered Nurses and valid license as a Registered Nurse.
* CPR: Maintain a valid Basic Life Support (BLS) Healthcare Provider Card with Re-certification.
* Strong interpersonal skills.
* Ability to work as a collaborative team member.
* Ability to understand and apply guidelines, policies and procedures.
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