Registered Nurse Case Mgmt - EvHealth

Envision Healthcare Austin, TX
Overview

Primary functions are to plan, develop, implement, evaluate, organize and direct home care services with the interdisciplinary team including physician, patient/family, and referring agency; and administer skilled nursing care for clients of all ages in their place of residence and assume the responsibility for the total provision of care.

Responsibilities

* Assesses home health patients to identify the physical, psychosocial, and environmental needs as evidenced by documentation, clinical record, case conference, team report, and evaluations

* Case manages and provides clinical oversight and direction to the interdisciplinary team, physician, and family

* Implements/develops/documents the plan of care and revises as necessary

* Provides care utilizing infection control measures that protect both the staff and the patient (OSHA)

* Supervises and provides directions to the HHA/LVN to ensure quality and continuity of services provided

* Assures continuity of quality patient care delivered with appropriate documentation

* Monitors assigned cases to ensure compliance with requirements of third party payors

* Performs on-call responsibilities and provides on-call service to patients/families, as assigned

* Provides effective communication to patient/family, team members, physicians, and other health care professionals

* Adheres to all company policies and procedures.

* Adherence to and compliance with information systems security is everyone's responsibility. It is the responsibility of every computer user to: Know and follow Information Systems security policies and procedures. Attend Information Systems security training, when offered. Report information systems security problems.

Qualifications

* Graduate of an accredited college/university, Associate, Diploma, or Baccalaureate School of nursing

* Current, unencumbered State License as a registered Nurse

* Current Driver's License

* Current CPR, negative TB screen and Hepatitis consent/declination