Case Management RN – – Cedar Rapids, IA

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  • Ref #: 21827
  • Profession: Registered Nurse
  • Specialty: Case Manager
  • Job Type: Full-time
  • Location: Cedar Rapids, IA
  • Shift Type: Not Specified

  • 1 year current Case Management/Home Care experience – Required
  • Current Ambulatory/Clinical experience- Required
  • BSN – Required
  • Competency in variety of nursing skills and ability to perform without supervision (NPWT, complex wound care, IV therapy, catheter care, ostomy care, chronic disease management assessment and teaching) – Required
  • MSN – Highly Preferred
  • EMR Experience – Highly Preferred
  • ANCC Certification – Preferred
  • COS-C Certification – Preferred
  • Mandatory Reporter: Child ; Dependent Adult Abuse. Person Centered Care (PCC) course completion within first 12 months of hire and annual completion of competency validation activities.
  • Iowa license (Compact Allowed)
  • BLS (AHA)

  • Makes visits to the homes of patients requiring home health nursing services and assumes responsibility for an ongoing interdisciplinary assessment of the patient.
  • Performs initial and comprehensive assessment son all patients in accordance with agency policies and procedures.
  • Performs nursing assessment at each visit in accordance with agency policies and procedures.
  • Ensures quality and safe delivery of services to patients according to the care plan.
  • Uses equipment and supplies safely, effectively, and efficiently.
  • Promotes patient independence by teaching patients and family members to understand the following as well as any additional education needs identified by the assessing clinician and/or physician: Treatment and disease management; Medications purpose, use, side effects, potential adverse effects; Proper use, safety hazards, and infection control issues related to the use and maintenance of equipment provided; Patient plan of care; Emergency preparedness;
  • Provides the services that are ordered by the physician as indicated in the plan of care.
  • Provides patient, caregiver and family counseling and education as indicated in the plan of care.
  • Develops and continually updates a plan of care that specifies the care and services required to meet patient-specific needs determined during the comprehensive assessment and includes measurable outcomes that will occur as a result of implementing and coordinating the plan of care.