The Registered Nurse (RN) Hospice Case Manager works in collaboration with The Interdisciplinary Discipline Team (IDT) to foster a quality experience in accordance with the patient and family’s care plan and wishes. The RN Case Manager plans and manages the nursing component of the hospice caseload. This person manages symptoms of the patient's disease and re-evaluates effectiveness of interventions adjusting the care plan as needed.
Location: Washington, D.C.
COVID-19 vaccine required to be completed upon start
The Registered Nurse (RN) Hospice Case Manager provides, coordinates, teaches and supervises the nursing care of Hospice patients and families/caregivers. The RN Case Manager is responsible for supervising Licensed Practical Nurses, Certified Nursing Assistants, and Patient Care Volunteers. May be asked to rotate to other regions/departments.
Must have one year of staff nurse experience in a comparable setting/unit. Hospice and/or palliative care experience is strongly preferred.
Must have a degree in Nursing from an accredited nursing program. A BSN degree is preferred.
Required Certificates and/or Licenses
Must have licensure from the governing body for practice for the District of Columbia based on the state/jurisdiction of practice. Healthcare Provider BLS (CPR) is required to practice in the State of Maryland and the District of Columbia. A CHPN certification is a plus.
Must have a driver's license in good standing and access to a vehicle during working hours.