An established hospice company is seeking an RN/Case Manager for the South King County area.
This stable, multi state company utilizes several unique alternative therapies in conjunction with their quality of care. This is an exciting time to join a thriving agency that offers opportunities for growth and a great working environment!
Must be a Registered Nurse
The Hospice Case Manager, RN is responsible for providing skilled nursing care services to patients through Hospice serving a delineated geographic area under this specialized program. This includes providing nursing care to patients in their residence on the basis of the individualized Hospice Plan of Care developed and monitored by the Hospice Interdisciplinary Team that includes the primary physician. The Hospice Case Manager requires substantial specialized knowledge, judgment, and skill based upon the principles of biological, physiological, behavioral and sociological sciences. The Hospice Case Manager uses critical thinking skills in making decisions regarding patient care that includes knowledge and integration of relevant standards, resources, and data. The Hospice Case Manager delegates the performance of selected patient care tasks to competent individuals in selected situations. The Hospice Case Manager delegating the task retains the responsibility and accountability for the care and coordination of care for the patient.
At least two years experience in medical-surgical, community health, and/or oncology nursing preferred
WA State RN licensure and valid WA Driver's license required
Associates/Diploma from an accredited school of Nursing; BSN preferred