Hospice Field Case Manager (RN)

Employer
Location
MJHS Hospice & Palliative Care, Bronx, NY
Salary
Competitive
Posted
9/4/2017
Closes
9/29/2017
Specialty
Hospice
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
 
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  We believe that nurses give their best care when they know they are being cared for too. When you work for MJHS, you’ll be valued and respected for your dedication to world-class patient care. You’ll be encouraged and challenged to learn and grow. Most of all, you’ll be rewarded with work/life programs that help you balance your priorities and enjoy the career you’ve always wanted. You won’t find that everywhere. But you will find it here.  
 
  Overview:
Do you have a "Hospice Heart"?
 
If your answer is yes, then you are just the nurse we are looking for. When days cannot be added to a life, we add life to remaining days. Our multidisciplinary teams offer culturally-sensitive, end-of-life and palliative care services to patients and their families at home or in assisted living communities, skilled nursing facilities and hospitals.  
 

Responsibilities:
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In this field based position, you will visit MJHS Hospice and Palliative Care patients to perform both physical and psychosocial assessments and electronically document visit occurences.  Patient visits will be made in both community and facility settings. As the Hospice Field Case Manager, you will develop and implement nursing plans of care and make recommendations for care based on patients' needs.  As needed, you will contact the patient's physician to request written orders to facilitate plan of care changes.  In addition, you will also supervise, train and evaluate home health aides and homemakers working with our hospice patients.
 
The schedule includes working one weekend per month and functioning in a backup On Call capacity 2-3 times per month.  Car and escort service available for backup On Call shifts.
 
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Qualifications:
  • Graduate from an accredited School of Nursing, (BSN preferred)
  • Two years of Community or Oncology nursing experience
  • Working knowledge of Word and Excel
  • New York State RN licensure
  • Valid NYS Driver's license required

Benefits:
We truly value our staff and further acknowledge their contributions by offering:
 
  • Sign On Bonus
  • Generous time off including a birthday holiday
  • Employer contributed pension plan
  • Employee and family health coverage
  • Competitive salaries
  • Employee tuition reimbursement
  • Dependent tuition reimbursement
  • 403(b) retirement plan

 
 

We are an equal opportunity employer M/F/D/V.

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