RN Case Manager - Hospice

RN Case Manager: Hospice - NO nights / NO weekends / NO on call

  • Franklin, MA
  • $80,000 - $85,000
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A bit about us:

We are a quickly growing National Home Health, Palliative Care and Hospice organization providing home care, palliative care and hospice nursing, as well as physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy, and social work services to Medicare patients in the home and facility settings.

Why join us?

What we offer:
  • Salary increase for certification in Hospice and Palliative Care
  • Bi-weekly pay
  • Mileage reimbursement
  • Tuition Reimbursement of $2500 per calendar year
  • Payroll Advances for Emergency situations
  • Health, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance
  • (EAP) Employee Assistance Plans for professional counseling
  • 401K Retirement plan enrollment after 30 days of FTE status. Fully vested in 3 years
  • 4 weeks PTO (Sick time and vacation time)
  • 6 Company paid holidays
  • Bereavement leave

Job Details

We are seeking experienced RN Case Managers who have worked in hospice and/or palliative care for our client in Peabody, MA

What you will be doing:
  • Assumes responsibility for a patient visit or on call schedule which includes the assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating phases of the nursing process
  • Provides hospice nursing care based on systematic assessment on pain control and symptom management
  • Initiates communication with attending physicians, other hospice staff members and other agencies as needed to coordinate care and use of resources for the patient/family
  • Maintains up to date documentation at point of service so that problems, plans, actions and goals are accurately and clearly stated and charges are reflected as they occur in accordance with agency policy and Medicare regulation
  • Administers medication in accordance with all federal and state laws and the policies of the Hospice along with LTC staff
  • Maintains current patient records and documents in accordance with the policies of Ascend Hospice to ensure that problems, intervention, goals and outcomes are accurately and clearly states and charges are reflected as they occur
  • Assess and collaborates with Medical Director to determine initial and on going eligibility of the hospice patient
  • Completes an initial assessment of patient and family to determine home care needs
  • Can anticipate end stage disease process and related pain and symptom management
  • Initiates appropriate preventive and palliative nursing procedures
  • Counsels the patient and family in meeting end of life needs
  • Performs a comprehensive death note when appropriate

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Job Details
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Location
Franklin, MA
Job Type
Permanent
Compensation
$80,000 - $85,000