The Hospice Nurse - RN (Registered Nurse) utilizes the Case Management Recipe to facilitate comprehensive nursing assessment, planning and care to maximize the comfort and health of patients and families in accordance with the interdisciplinary plan of care and regulatory requirements
Case Manager: In addition to the RN - Registered Nurse job description above, the following applies:
- Proactively manages using the Case Management Recipe to coordinate all patient care activities in collaboration with IDG.
- Activities may include, not limited to: scheduling patient visits in keeping with needs, physician collaboration and orders management, medication management, Plan of Care coordination etc… to assure continuity and quality of care and coordinated IDG efforts
- Supervises LPN’s / LVN’s / Hospice Aides per protocol
- Participates in IDG Meetings, facility patient conferences, and other patient / family meetings in coordination with IDG and /or Team Director.