The RN Case Manager is responsible for performing physical and psycho social assessments for patients at the end-stage of life. The nurse develops and implements a nursing plans of care; making recommendations for care based on patients' needs. The RN Case Manager supervises, trains and evaluates home health aides, homemakers and personal care workers in patients' homes. In addition, the nurse requests written orders from physicians for changes in the patient plan of care as needed. This is a field based position. The schedule includes working one weekend per month and functioning in a backup On Call capacity 2-3 times per month.
Associates/Diploma from an accredited school of Nursing; BSN preferred
At least two years experience in medical-surgical, community health, and/or oncology nursing strongly preferred
Proficiency with Word, Excel and Netsmart applications preferred
New York State RN licensure and valid NYS driver's license required
Experience working within an interdisciplinary team environment
Effective communication, listening and teaching skills
MJHS is a charitable not-for-profit organization with more than a century of providing quality, compassionate and innovative health services to New Yorkers of all ages, ethnic, religious and economic backgrounds. MJHS is uniquely positioned to provide the right level of care when and where it is most needed—so the majority of its care recipients are able to continue living at home an...d we can help reduce hospital readmissions. The MJHSrobust portfolio includes: home care, hospice, palliative care, centers for rehabilitation and nursing care, health plans, independent living and adult day health care. Interested in working at MJHS? Visit mjhs.jobsFor general information, visit www.mjhs.org or call 1-855-692-5058.