Registered Clinical Nurse Case Manager Hospice - West Georgia Medical Center - LaGrange

Recruiter
WellStar Health System
Location
LaGrange, Georgia
Posted
Aug 15, 2019
Closes
Aug 17, 2019
Ref
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Organization Type
Corporate
Overview

At WellStar, we all share common goals. That's what makes us so successful - and such an integral part of our communities. We want the same things, for our organization, for our patients, and for our colleagues. As the most integrated healthcare provider in Georgia, this means we pride ourselves on investing in the communities that we serve. We continue to provide innovative care models, focused on improving quality and access to healthcare.

Responsibilities

The Hospice RN Case Manager utilizes the nursing process (assess, plan, implement, evaluate) to assume primary
responsibility for the care of terminally ill patients and their caregivers in consultation with the primary physician,
Hospice Medical Director and the Hospice interdisciplinary team. RN Case Manager evaluates need and coordinates
care from other disciplines including Clinical Care Partners, Social Workers, Chaplains, Bereavement Coordinators and
Volunteers. The hospice nurse provides physical and psychosocial support to the patient and supportive care to the
caregiver and family that will assist them in accepting and preparing for the death of the patient. RN Case Manager
reports to the Hospice Nurse Manager. Use of personal vehicle required. Mileage reimbursed.

Qualifications

Required Minimum Education: Graduate of an accredited school of nursing. Current Georgia license as a
Registered Nurse.

Required Minimum licensure/certification: current Registered Nurse license in the state of Georgia. BLS required.
CHPN certification preferred.

Required Minimum Experience: Two years acute care or hospice/home care experience preferred.

Join us for outstanding benefits and development opportunities. We also offer state-of-the-art technology, professional support and advancement, and colleagues that rank amongst the best in the country.

Step up to your potential. Find out more and apply today!

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