Primary functions of the RN Case Manager are to coordinate patient care with the interdisciplinary team including physicians, family, and referring agency: and administer skilled nursing care for clients in their place of residence and assumes the responsibility for coordination of care.
Graduate of an accredited diploma, Associate or Baccalaureate School of Nursing
Current Texas State license as a Registered Nurse
Current CPR Certification
Two years’ experience as Registered Nurse in a clinical care setting, home health preferred
Reliable transportation with a valid TX Driver’s License and Auto Liability Insurance
Nursing skills as defined as generally accepted standards of practice.
Good interpersonal skills
Case manages and provides clinical directions to the interdisciplinary team, physician and family
Implement, develop and document the plan of care
Provide care utilizing infection control measures that protect both the staff and the patient (OSHA)
Assess home health patients to identify the physical, psycho social, and environmental needs as evidenced by documentation, clinical record, case conference, team report and evaluations.
Assure continuity of qualify patient care delivered with appropriate documentation
Monitor assigned cases to ensure compliance with requirements of third party payor
Demonstrate commitment, professional growth and competency
Promote agency philosophy and administrative policies
Perform on-call responsibilities and provide on-call service to patients/families as assigned
Supervises and provide direction to the home health aide and the LVN
We are an Equal opportunity employer; We offer an excellent benefit plan to include 401K with match, CEU reimbursement, vacation, sick, holidays, medical, dental, and supplemental insurance Plans as well as a Highly competitive compensation package.
Internal Number: TheraCare Austin
About TheraCare Home Health Austin
We provide you the skilled medical assistance necessary to promote healing, build strength, and improve quality of life. Every day, we help thousands of individuals and their families cope with and recover from a range of illnesses and conditions, making them healthier and happier, with improved long term health outcomes.