Northwell Health LPN Case Manager- Home Care Manhattan Full Time in New York, New York
Req Number 001PYX
Job Category Nursing Support
Coordinates interdisciplinary care provided to home care patients and families. Acts as a coordinator in the management of patient care. Adheres to NS-LIJHS/ department policies and procedures and JCAHO/regulatory agency requirements. Demonstrates and promotes service excellence at all times.
Coordinates a plan of care from the assessments of direct care staff and in conjunction with physicians, RNs and Home Care policies.
Coordinates patient’s Home Care plan through case management of services and reports significant changes.
Completes all documentation in accordance with the policies and procedures of North Shore - LIJ Home Care Network, NY State and Federal regulations.
Obtains and documents authorization and reauthorization for Home Care services from Insurance Case Managers during patient’s home care.
Functions as an integral part of the Home Care Team by expanding theoretical knowledge base, improving clinical techniques and enhancing interpersonal relations.
Performs job functions in a fiscally responsible manner consistent with the Agency’s mission and vision.
Performs related duties, as required.
Graduate of approved Nursing program for Licensed Practical Nurse, required.
Current license to practice as a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in New York State.
Minimum of one (1) nursing experience, required.
Managed care experience strongly preferred.