Patient Care Manager at Kindred Hospice

Posted in Health Care 10 days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: Savannah, Georgia





Job Description:

Responsibilities

We’re looking for a Patient Care Manager to join our team.

 

You will report directly to the Executive Director or Administrator. You will be responsible for the day to day operations of your assigned hospice site, including managing, overseeing and directing the services and performance of team members.


  • Supervising and directing the work of all team members, assigning of admit and evaluation visits, scheduling visits and ensuring staff are completing visits in a timely manner

  • Manage the site in the absence of the Clinical Manager or Executive Director or Administrator

  • Managing and overseeing clinical and administrative and recordkeeping functions

  • Responding to phone referral/inquiries in a timely, professional, and compassionate manner

  • Participate in on-call nursing schedule and providing direct skilled bedside nursing care in patients homes

Qualifications


  • Degree in Nursing. Registered Nurse with ASN or BSN from an accredited school of nursing, one year experience as an RN (Licensed in the state of requested employment)

  • Three years’ experience in direct patient care. One year management experience. Two or more years’ experience in hospice or home care required.

  • Must be able to effectively operate nursing assessment tools and office equipment to include, computer and or tablet

  • Sensitivity to feeling of the terminally ill and their families before and after a patient’s death

  • Knowledge of terminally ill patients and their families along with an understanding of the hospice concept





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