LombardRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Lombard jobs

Admissions/RN Case Manager-Hospice-Central Territory

Company: Lexington Health Network
Location: Lombard
Posted on: January 9, 2021

Job Description:

Overview:Come join a well-established Hospice agency that is rapidly growing. Seeking immediate opening for full time Admission RN/Case Managers to join our dedicated team.At Lexington Health Network, our goal is to nurture the human spirit and inspire well-being, one person and one family at a time. So much of who we are comes from being an organization dedicated to the highest attainable quality of care available today. In an industry filled with rapid change and growth, our commitment to family values will never change. As a family owned organization, we have always maintained a unique perspective. Our reputation as a leading health care employer is unmatched. Come see for yourself why it's so fulfilling to be a part of Lexington!Responsibilities:Our Hospice Admission RN/Case Managers serve in a queue duel capacity, guiding patients and families through the hospice assessment, admissions and care processes. The primary focus of this position is providing Admission RN services. As an admission RN you are key partner in the educational process for patients, families, and caregivers. The secondary function of this position is to provide case management support as needed. As a Case Manager you will also educate families and caregivers of the patient on recognizing potential symptoms and providing safe and competent care for the patient in accordance with Lexington Health policies and standards and practices within the scope of the RN License.We are seeking a full-time Registered Nurse (RN) for our Hospice division to assist with new Admissions and also case manage. The position is Monday through Friday, 10 am to 6 pm.Admissions

  • Meets with patient/representative to explain hospice philosophy and services, assessment of hospice eligibility, and completion of consents
  • Completes initial and ongoing comprehensive assessments including physical, psychosocial, spiritual and bereavement
  • All other duties as assignedCase Management and Supervision
    • Supervision of Lexington employed and contracted nursing tasks delegated to Hospice Aides, Licensed Practical Nurses and contracted Registered Nurse and Volunteers per the plan of care
    • Oversees the direction and coordination of the patient's care and the care provided for their caregiver/family
    • Provides direct patient care that includes all aspects of the nursing process.
    • Reviews and updates the Plan of Care (POC) on each visit
    • All other duties as assignedQuality ImprovementParticipates in the Quality Assessment and Performance Improvement (QAPI) Program and related activities as assigned. This may include but not limited to:
      • Participation in Performance Improvement Project(s) (PIP)
      • Gathering clinical data which is used for quality measuresProfessional Development
        • Responsible for attending orientation and regularly scheduled in-services/educational conferences as assigned
        • Participates in orientation of Hospice Aides, Volunteers and other IDG members as assigned
        • Participates in training activities internally within Lexington Health Network and externally assignedQualifications:
          • Current Registered Professional Nursing license to practice in the state of Illinois
          • Minimum of 2 years' experience in hospice, home health, or community health in the last five years
          • Excellent leadership, managerial ability, clinical assessment, organizational, and interpersonal relationship skills
          • Working knowledge of Medicare/Medicaid, hospice regulations, and third party payor expectations
          • Basic computer knowledge
          • Reliable transportation; Illinois Driver's license with current insuranceBenefits:We offer a professional work environment, growth and advancement, training, Competitive compensation and a benefits package including a comprehensive Medical, dental, and vision plan, voluntary benefits, Credit Union, 401(k) savings plan with company match, holiday pay and paid time off.Lexington Health Network provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

Keywords: Lexington Health Network, Lombard , Admissions/RN Case Manager-Hospice-Central Territory, Executive , Lombard, Illinois

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Other Executive Jobs

Account Manager II - Chicago, IL
Description: About Lumen br Lumen is guided by our belief that humanity is at its best when technology advances the way we live and work. With 450,000 route fiber miles serving customers in more than 60 countries, (more...)
Company: Lumen
Location: Chicago
Posted on: 01/16/2021

Director Marketing Analytics
Description: Director, Marketing Analytics Business Insights --- Chicago suburbs:My client is looking for a Director of Marketing Analytics Business Insights. This role will report to the Senior Director, Customer (more...)
Company: DeBellis Catherine & Morreale - corporate staffing
Location: Chicago
Posted on: 01/16/2021

Director, Strategic Pricing
Description: n n n n n n Kraft Heinz, The Company n n n n As one of the world's largest food and beverage companies, we are proud to spark joy around mealtimes with a global portfolio of more than 200 brands. (more...)
Company: Kraft Heinz Company
Location: Chicago
Posted on: 01/16/2021

Medical Director
Description: Well established veterinary hospital seeks Medical Director/Managing DVM to join our team. Through our hospital, we aim to combine innovation, compassion, outstanding veterinary skill, and respect for (more...)
Company: Confidential
Location: Chicago
Posted on: 01/16/2021

BC/BE Pathology Medical Director - 4 hours per Week - West Chicago Sub
Description: Immediate opening for a part time, Contract Physician - Alternate Center Medical Director for plasma donor center - Just 4 hours per week can be all at once or multiple visits - Must be a board certified (more...)
Company: Integrity Healthcare
Location: Chicago
Posted on: 01/16/2021

Sales Manager
Description: Planet Forward has an opening for a Sales Manager in the Chicago, IL area Position Overview:The Sales Manager is responsible for leading a team of professional sales consultants.--Achieve group sales (more...)
Company: Planet Forward
Location: Chicago
Posted on: 01/16/2021

Video Project Manager
Description: n nDigital People is currently recruiting for a direct hire opportunity for a Video Project Manager in the Northern suburbs Our client is looking for someone to join the creative services team to project (more...)
Company: Digital People
Location: Lake Forest
Posted on: 01/16/2021

Identity and Access Management Manager
Description: n nA career in our Cybersecurity, Privacy, Forensics will provide you the opportunity to solve our clients most critical business and data protection related challenges. You will be part of a growing (more...)
Company: PwC
Location: Chicago
Posted on: 01/16/2021

Sr Director Product Management
Description: n n n n Product Development Chicago, Illinois Pikesville, Maryland
Company: Blue Health Intelligence
Location: Chicago
Posted on: 01/16/2021

Assistant Director, Global Programs and Events
Description: n n nAssistant Director, Global Programs and Events n n n Gleacher Center - Downtown n n n n n n Department n-- n nBooth Executive MBA Programs n n n About the Department n-- n nThe University (more...)
Company: The University Of Chicago
Location: Chicago
Posted on: 01/16/2021

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Illinois jobs by following @recnetIL on Twitter!

Lombard RSS job feeds