Employment Opportunities

Premier Visiting Nurse — RN Case Manager

Position Description: Coordinates the overall interdisciplinary plan of care for a patient from admission to discharge, in a home care environment. Responsible for furnishing services in accordance with agency policy and procedures. Acts as the liaison between patient/family and home care personnel to ensure necessary care is provided promptly and effectively.

Currently Full Time and Per Diem positions available in Wayne, Oakland, Macomb, Washtenaw, and Flint areas.

Qualifications:

  • Current State of Michigan RN License
  • Valid Drivers License, Auto Insurance and reliable transportation
  • Current CPR Certificate
  • Must have a pleasant disposition, a cheerful attitude, and a sincere desire to participate in aiding and supporting the needs of our patients
  • Must have patience, compassion and understanding for all patients

Responsibilities:

  • Provide care to patients in accordance with a medically approved Plan of Care
  • Perform supervisory visits for home care aide services and LPN visits as necessary
  • Skilled nursing tasks including, but not limited to, lab and specimen collection, head to toe assessment, patient/caregiver education and training, port access, start IV’s, wound care and assessment, PICC care, infusion, and G-tube care
  • Case coordination of new clients with additional therapies (i.e. PT, OT, ST, MSW)
  • Responsible for maintaining and safeguarding the medical records of our clients and maintaining confidentiality of patients’ rights
  • Admission 485’s and OASIS
  • Planning and completing duties with minimal direction
  • Using tactful, diplomatic communication techniques in all situations
  • Following up with appropriate staff, residents, or other individuals regarding reported complaints, problems, or concerns
  • Presenting a positive image for the facility by presenting a professional, sincere and kind attitude towards guests, clients and other visitors
  • Maintaining all certifications required for employment
  • On-Call during the week and weekends to alternate with other nurses
  • Attending and participating in all staff meetings
  • Participating in in-services, and with projects or committees as assigned

Physical Demands

  • Must be able to lift/push up to 50 pounds
  • Must be able to walk four miles daily
  • Must be able to lift, carry, stand, bend, squat, crawl and reach
  • Must possess sight/hearing sense, or use prosthetics that will enable these senses in order to meet the requirements of this position and the needs of our clients
  • Must be in good general health and demonstrate emotional stability in order to cope with the physical, mental and emotional stress of the position.

Job Type: Full-time

Required experience:

  • Home Care: 1 year

Resumes may be faxed to the attention of Kerry Illickman at (248) 928-0600.
You can also apply online here by clicking here