Home Care Nurse Case Manager Posted Dec 07
Benjamin Rose Institute on Aging , Cleveland, OH
 
The Benjamin Rose Institute on Aging is a premiere, not-for-profit organization in Cleveland, Ohio, and a nationally and internationally recognized leading organization in the fields of aging research and services. Our Home Care department is seeking a full time Nurse Case Manager (40 hrs). EOE.

Essential Areas of Responsibilities

Provision of nursing services to Home Care clients as assigned.

Provides quality nursing care including assessments on skilled and/or non-skilled cases.

Provides nursing procedures, interventions, and instruction/guidance to clients and/or families in skilled and/or non-skilled cases.

Keeps Director of Home Care fully informed about a client's condition and care provided and makes recommendations for alteration in the nursing and/or HHA care plan as needed.

Instructs and supervises HHAs and completes skills checks as required.

Orients/trains/mentors new nursing staff.

Documents clearly and accurately in client records in a timely basis per ESI/BRHC policy.

Contacts physicians, provider case managers and ESI staff as needed to report changes in client condition and in the case of skilled clients, to receive new medical orders.

Manages a non-skilled and/or skilled caseload under the direction of the Director of Home Care.

Maintains compliance with funders, including WRAAA, ODH, and Options.

Additional Areas of Responsibilities

May participate with Research in grant projects as requested

Performs Chart reviews and HHA audits quarterly and as needed.

Participates in Performance Improvement meetings and activities as directed

May act as Nursing Supervisor in absence of Director to manage daily operations and Admin staff.

Coordinates with Director, for on-call weekend and holiday coverage.

May participate in health and wellness screenings and presentations as requested.

Serves on BRIA committees as needed.

Supervision Responsibilities and Duties

Participates in interviewing, hiring, orientation and training of Home Health Aides.

Supervision of Home Health Aides as assigned.

Instructs and supervises Home Health Aides.

Assists in evaluation and competency checks of Home Health Aides.

Job Qualifications

RN Must have a current license to practice as a registered nurse in the State of Ohio.

One to two years' plus experience as a registered nurse is essential.

Prior experience in home health care and gerontological nursing care is strongly preferred.

This position requires a broad knowledge of nursing practice and health care delivery.

An insured car and a valid Ohio driver's license are required.

The vehicle insurance must meet the requirements and proof of financial responsibility per policy.

Background check and Drug test required.

Interested candidates should forward resumes to:

Human Resources Administrator

BENJAMIN ROSE INSTITUTE ON AGING

Cleveland, Ohio

E-mail: (see below)

Employment Type: Permanent
Work Hours: Full Time

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