RN Case Manager
Company: BJC HealthCare
Location: Saint Louis
Posted on: September 16, 2020
Job ID: 1205370
Employment Status: Full-Time
More Information:BJC Home Care Services offers patients and their
families a complete range of home care services, including skilled
nursing services, adult and pediatric hospice and supportive care,
rehabilitation therapy, home infusion therapy, infusion treatment
rooms, home medical equipment and high-tech respiratory care.
Specialty home care programs also are available, including adult
and pediatric asthma, cardiac, diabetes, orthopedic and wound care
programs as well as the Lifeline emergency response system. BJC
Home Care Services provides care to thousands of patients in both
Missouri and Illinois. Serving more than 25 counties, it has become
the largest home care network in the region and one of the largest
in the country.
Hospice, the final stage of BJC's continuum of care, is a special
kind of caring for patients with a life-limiting illness. Services
are provided in the comfort of the patient's home or skilled
nursing facility. The Hospice staff are sensitive to the physical,
psychosocial, emotional and spiritual needs of terminally ill adult
and pediatric patients and their families. We provide a
multi-disciplinary team of healthcare professionals and volunteers,
specially trained in symptom management, pain control, counseling
and bereavement services for the dying. Our Hospice services
include alternative therapies such as music, art and massage
therapy. Our Hospice programs provide palliative care by helping
patients manage their pain and symptoms while living their lives
with daily peace and dignity.OverviewRole Purpose
Registered Nurse evaluates the client and furnishes services
requiring substantial and specialized skill, appropriate preventive
and rehabilitative nursing procedures, and instructions to assist
the client in learning appropriate self-care techniques. When
assigned as case manager, the staff nurse is responsible for
coordinating all aspects of care related to that patient.
- Monitors patients response and modifies plan of care
- Provides accurate documentation as required.
- Delivers direct patient care by assessing and evaluating
patient's physical, psychosocial and emotional needs.
- Develops and implements individual plans of care in accordance
with the established guidelines and standards of nursing care.
- Educates patients and their families on how to manage their
illness or injury, including post treatment home care needs and
- BJC has determined this is a safety-sensitive position. The
ability to work in a constant state of alertness and in a safe
manner is an essential function of this job.
- Nursing Diploma/Associate's - NursingExperience
- No Experience
- No Experience
Licenses & Certifications
- Valid Driver's License
Preferred Requirements and Additional Job Information
- Bachelor's Degree - Nursing/Home HealthExperience
- Benefits StatementNote: not all benefits apply to all
- Comprehensive medical, dental, life insurance, and disability
- Pension Plan*/403(b) Plan
- 401(k) plan
- Tuition Assistance
- Health Care and Dependent Care Reimbursement Accounts
- On-Site Fitness Center (depending on location)
- Paid Time Off Program for vacation, holiday and sick time
*Pension does not apply to Memorial Hospital, Memorial Hospital
East, Memorial Medical Group, Alton Memorial or Parkland Health
CenterLegal StatementThe above information on this description has
been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work
performed by employees in this position. It is not designed to
contain or be interpreted as an exhaustive list of all
responsibilities, duties and qualifications required of employees
assigned to this job.
Equal Opportunity Employer
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