Seniorbridge Home Care RN (Per Diem)- Houston, TX

Humana Inc. Houston , MN 55943

Posted 3 months ago

Description

The Field Care Manager Nurse 2 assesses and evaluates member's needs and requirements to achieve and/or maintain optimal wellness state by guiding members/families toward and facilitate interaction with resources appropriate for the care and wellbeing of members. The Field Care Manager Nurse 2 work assignments are varied and frequently require interpretation and independent determination of the appropriate courses of action.

Responsibilities

Job Description

As a Care Manager you will provide direct care to clients and their families according to the established plan of care. As a Care Manager you will provide a multidisciplinary approach to care.The Care Manager position includes the following:

  • Conducting assessments to identify problems, eligibility for assistance and need for services

  • Ensuring in-home care delivery is in accordance with each client's contractual program requirements and is high quality and complies with company -adopted evidence- based clinical practice guidelines

  • Developing a professional care plan from the assessment findings and in collaboration with the clients Physician to ensure the facilitation of the provision of the best possible care

  • Thorough and timely documentation of initial and ongoing assessments and outcomes

  • Communicate explanation of the care plan and all subsequent cost of all services to client and or families, Attorney or Guardians

  • Act as a liaison to families as well as with collateral clinicians, professionals & agencies.

  • Effectively communicate with clients, families, Physicians, Attorneys, etc. and all members of the multidisciplinary team all findings, outcomes, plans that relate to the provision of client care

  • Work effectively with all departments to ensure the best delivery of service

  • Participate in case conferences with other disciplines providing care

  • Participate in the on call activities as directed by supervisor

  • Observes infection control practices and uses standard precautions

  • Participates in quality management/performance improvement activities

  • Performs any other duties as requested by the company

  • Required participation in on-call rotation as needed

Must Haves

  • Licensed Registered Nurse (RN) in the state of Texas with no disciplinary action

  • At least 1 year of work experience in field based eldercare/homecare/care management

  • Good communication skills and knowledge of community resources

  • Proficient with Microsoft applications: Outlook, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint

  • This role is considered patient facing and is part of Humana's Tuberculosis (TB) screening program. If selected for this role, you will be required to be screened for TB.

  • Valid driver's license, car insurance, and access to an automobile

Nice to Have

  • Bachelor's or Master's Degree in Nursing

  • Care Management Certification

  • Bilingual (read, write, speak) in Spanish and English

  • Enthusiastic, positive thinker with effective organization and communication skills

  • Ability to work in a multi-disciplinary team

  • Experience/contacts with community based organizations

Additional Information

As part of our hiring process for this opportunity, we will be using an exciting interviewing technology called Montage SMS Text/Voice Messaging to enhance our hiring and decision-making ability. Montage SMS Text/Voice Messaging allows us to quickly connect and gain valuable information from you pertaining to your relevant skills and experience at a time that is best for your schedule

Scheduled Weekly Hours
40


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Seniorbridge Home Care RN (Per Diem)- Houston, TX

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