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Amedisys
Evansville IN
Job Type: Full Time
Posting Date: 8/23/2020

Caregiving is our Calling At Amedisyswhether we are caring for patients directly or supporting those who do, each ofus is a caregiver at heart. Every team member contributes to our mission ofproviding exceptional, clinically distinct care in the home to thousands ofpatients and families every day. In hospice, you will be a true advocate for patients at theend of life while maintaining autonomy and independence to support their needs. If you are looking for a home with a Nationwide. Company where you can put your skills and experience to work, make a differenceevery day and purse your goals for the future join our team. What You Will Do\: As a hospice case manager for Amedisys, you will have a special opportunity to provide, coordinate and direct the provision of hospice nursing and palliative care to terminally ill patients in their home. You will closely collaborate with the attending physician, patients and their families, and other members of the patient care team to provide and maintain continuity of patient care to achieve excellent pain and symptom management and high quality end-of-life care for the patient. Assess and reassess all physical, environmental and emotional factors to determine hospice needs for patients in the home setting Works in cooperation with the family/caregiver and IDT to meet the emotional needs of the patient/family/caregiver. Utilize a combination of agency resources and nationally recognized standards of practice to achieve excellent pain and symptom management and high quality end-of-life care. Coordinate the total Plan of Care and maintains continuity of patient care by liaising with appropriate staff and the physician. Actively participates in Interdisciplinary Team (IDT) conferences. Provide supervision and evaluation of aides and nurses. Attend funerals/calling hours when appropriate as assigned by the bereavement coordinator. Required\: Current and unencumbered license to practice as a Registered Nurse specific to that state the employee is assigned to work by the Company. Minimum of one (1) year of experience as a registered nurse. Current CPR certification. Valid Drivers License and reliable transportation and agency required liability insurance to complete home visits Preferred\: Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree. Previous home health or hospice experience. Certified Hospice and Palliative Nurse (CHPN) Amedisys is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, pregnancy, marital status, national origin, citizenship status, disability, military status, sexual orientation, genetic predisposition or carrier status or any other legally protected characteristic. Additional Information\: Amedisys is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, pregnancy, marital status, national origin, citizenship status, disability, military status, sexual orientation, genetic predisposition or carrier status or any other legally protected characteristic. Benefitsand More Amedisys caresfor our team members with the same commitment we have to our patients. This isreflected in the benefits we provide and the opportunities we make available toour team. Benefits for eligible employees include\: Paid Time Off and Paid Holidays Comprehensive Health Insurance Benefits (medical, dental,vision) Health Savings Account, Health Reimbursement Account, and. Flexible Spending Account options Life, Disability, and Other Voluntary Benefits 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan with Company Matching Contributions Discounted Employee Stock Purchase Plan Continuing Education Fleet car for eligible employees