Care DimensionsLocation: Waltham, MA Document ID: AB063-4LMI Posted on: 04/14/2017 Job Type: Full-time
RN Case Manager
Monday-Fridays, 8a-4:30 (40 hours) with on-call duties
Based out of our Wellesley office, we have an immediate need for an RN Case Manager to join a team of nurses, who as a group, provide end of life care to our patients in their homes.
As a member of the interdisciplinary team, the Registered Nurse works under the supervision of a Clinical Manager and the attending physician in the provision of skilled nursing assessment, planning and care in order to maximize the comfort and health of patients and families.
Professional Registered Nurse, currently licensed in Massachusetts.
Must possess a current CPR certification.
Responsible for identifying patient/family needs and for providing supportive care in accordance with the attending physician's orders and plan of care and Care Dimensions policies and procedures.
Preferably a bachelor's degree in nursing.
Minimum three years of varied work experience as a professional nurse, with a minimum of 1 year in a LTC, HC or Assisted Living facility.
Demonstrated ability to assess and respond to the needs of patients and families in varied settings.
Skilled in nursing practice, able to cope with family emotional stress and tolerant of individual lifestyles.
Demonstrated understanding of hospice philosophy and principles.
Demonstrated ability to be self-directed, flexible and cooperative in fulfilling role obligation and ability to work effectively within an interdisciplinary team.
Must be a licensed driver with an automobile that is insured in accordance with state and/or organization requirements and in good working order.
Upon hire, must provide documentation of measles, mumps, rubella (MMR) vaccination or immunity and a negative TB test results or chest X-ray with questionnaire within the last year.