RN Case Manager Home Health

Location: Newport News, VA
Date Posted: 10-19-2017
RN Case Manager-Home Health
 
At Fidelity Partners, “It’s not just business…It’s personal.”
 
About Us:
 
Fidelity Partners is a leading national healthcare support services company specializing in the Medical Staffing, Executive Search, and Outplacement of medical professionals for both premier private sector clients and in support of our military and government clients. We are committed to the highest levels of professional and ethical service in the market today and work to cultivate long-term relationships. We have a reputation built on integrity, an expert knowledge of the medical industry and attention to individual client and employee needs. 
 
We are currently accepting qualified applications for a RN Case Manager to support one of our national Home Health clients in beautiful Newport News, VA.
 
Job Description:
 
To assure quality patient care and services are provided to in home clients. Accountable for making decisions based on his/her educational preparation and experience in nursing.
Essential Functions:
  • Performs assessments and procedures, which require substantial specialized knowledge, judgment, and nursing skill based upon principles of psychological, biological, physical and social sciences.
  • Develops working relationships with discharge planners and social service workers.
  • Assesses and reviews the matching of employee skills to client needs.
  • Assigns staff to in home clients and visits in home clients a minimum of every 2 weeks to assess the client’s health status, review/revise the nursing care plan, evaluate the quality of care being provided and review clinical notes.
  • Completes nursing assessments of all in home clients within specified deadlines.
  • Calls on contracts at regular intervals.
  • Provides new or continued services by cultivating and establishing rapport with members of the health care field.
  • Consults with institutional staff, client, family and physician in pre-discharge planning of the patient.
  • Obtains physicians plans of treatment and orders, and initiates their execution.
  • Submits a written report to the physician and renews physician’s plan of treatment at a minimum of once every 2 weeks.
  • Secures equipment and supplies and coordinates placement for use in the home.
  • Performs other assignments as requested.
  • May have access to personal health information (“PHI”) necessary to fulfill the above duties and responsibilities. Access to use and ability to disclose PHI is further defined by each organization/department.
Minimum Education & Experience Requirements:
  • Registered Nurse with active license in the state in which employed and practices.
  • Nursing experience in Home Health preferred, Hospice experience accepted.
  • Three (3) years of current nursing experience.
  • Evidence of current CPR certification for adults, children and infants.
  • Evidence of satisfactory TB and state required health status.
  • Able to work with people, function well under stress, use effective communication skills, set priorities, be flexible, use judgment, be creative and accept challenges.
  • Able to demonstrate basic understanding of computers and workplace software.
  • Able to effectively communicate with clinical, non-clinical staff, patients and family/caregivers.
  • Able to provide proof of valid driver’s license.
  • Able to provide proof of valid auto liability insurance, if responsibilities include driving own vehicle.
  • Applicable federal and state health requirements to provide client services as appropriate.
 
 
Application:
Interested candidates may apply at james.manning@fidelitypartners.org or fax resumes to 210-568-4518.
 
 
Thank you for providing us your candidacy request we will review your background and qualifications to determine a potential match for this opportunity, if we determine you are a good fit one of our executive recruiters will contact you as soon as possible to discuss next steps, if you are not we will retain your information in our database for future opportunity.

Kindest Regards,
Fidelity Partners
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