Care Manager-(FT/DAYS/) Home Health-NMMC

  • North Mississippi Health Services
  • Tupelo, MS
  • Sep 18, 2023
Assistant & Support Home Health

Job Description

Posting Description At North Mississippi Health Services, our mission is to “continuously improve the health of the people of our region.” Our vision is to “provide the best patient and family-centered care and health services in America.” We believe that fulfilling our mission and vision calls us to embrace the best people that form incredible connections to our patients and families. We take pride in celebrating everything that makes you uniquely you – your talents, your perspectives, and your passions. At North Mississippi Health Services, we believe in connecting your passion with a purpose. When you are part of our team, you know what connected feels like. #NMHSCONNECTIONS Job Description Nursing Care: Has the direct responsibility of caring for an assigned caseload of patients. Responsibilities include comprehensive assessment defined by COPs. Develop and implement appropriate revisions to individualized plans of care Deliver highest standard of care specific to patient condition/need. Responsible for appropriate and timely documentation of care and supervisory visits according to CMS and agency guidelines, policies and procedures. Additional responsibilities include: utilizing community resources as needed, maintaining an open and effective line of communication with the total health care community. Performs a comprehensive assessment of patient with each visit. Must maintain accurate and up to date patient clinical records; accurate accounting of supply usage; accurate daily visit record of patients, time and mileage Communication: Communicates and coordinates patient care with patient/CG and all members of the health care team in various settings: inpatient, outpatient, MD clinics, Home care and Hospice. Information for authorizations for care according to various payer time frames Education: Involved with Education / PI Regional Manager in development and implementation of educational material and programs for health care team, patients, families/caregivers, and community Assists with educating clinical staff by case conferencing, joint visits, and structured educational programs Pt / CG education of disease management and skilled care in home environment. Job Knowledge Graduate of an accredited school of nursing required; Bachelor’s in Nursing preferred. Currently licensed by the Mississippi Board of Nursing A minimum of two (2) years nursing experience required. Current BLS CPR certification required. Proficient computer skills / system connectivity skills preferred Must demonstrate knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the life span and skills to provide care to neonatal, pediatric, adolescent, adult, and geriatric patients


Education You must have the following education to apply: Associates of Nursing You must have a Associates or higher

Employment Type

Full Time - Day