Case Manager (Hospice - Registered Nurse) - Full Time

  • Adventist Health System
  • Altamonte Springs, FL, USA
  • Jan 26, 2018

Job Description

Hospice of the Comforter is the community, faith based, non-profit Hospice organization covering Seminole, Orange, and Osceola counties. Our organization is a member of Florida Hospital and Adventist Health System. We are a compassionate care team of highly specialized and trained professionals. Hospice of the Comforter is an equal employer and a Drug Free and Tobacco Free Workplace.

Hospice of the Comforter is seeking a full time Case Manager (Registered Nurse) who is responsible for providing professional nursing care for an assigned case load of patients on hospice care in private homes or nursing facilities.

Provides hospice nursing services to hospice patients at home.

Initiates Plans of Care for an assigned case load of patients.

Provides skilled nursing to patients and conducts patient assessments.

Utilizes clinical nursing skills to effectively manage assigned patient caseload per hospice policies and outside regulatory agencies/standards of care.

Provides comfort and support to family members and other care givers.

Educates patients, family and caregivers on the end stage disease processes, safety issues, and relevant symptom management.

Actively participates in interdisciplinary team meetings.

Completes all required documentation for patient's records in the electronic medical records database system.

Participates in the on-call rotation to support after-hour needs for assigned team.



Associates Degree is required, a Bachelors of Science in Nursing is preferred.
Bilingual (English/Spanish) preferred.

A minimum of 1 year(s) experience as a Registered Nurse (RN) is required.
Hospice, home health and/or acute care nursing experience is preferred.

Certificates and Licenses Required:
A clear/active Florida RN license is required, Certified Hospice and Palliative Nursing certification is preferred.