Humana RN- PRN Home Care Nurse- Needham, MA in Needham, Massachusetts

Role: RN -Home Care Nurse- PRN Assignment: Humana at Home - SeniorBridge Location: Needham, MA

Are you a fit? Humana at Home - Senior Bridge is seeking passionate, RN Home Care Nurse professional and leaders dedicated to delivering the highest quality in-home care management programs to complex chronically ill patients enrolled in large health plans and managed care programs.

Assignment Capsule As RN Home Care Nurse you will provide direct care to clients and their families according to the established plan of care. As a RN Home Care Nurse you will provide a multidisciplinary approach to care. The RN Home Care Nurse position includes the following: * Conducting assessments to identify problems, eligibility for assistance and need for services

  • Ensuring in-home care delivery is in accordance with each client's contractual program requirements and is high quality and complies with company -adopted evidence- based clinical practice guidelines

  • Developing a professional care plan from the assessment findings and in collaboration with the clients Physician to ensure the facilitation of the provision of the best possible care

  • Thorough and timely documentation of initial and ongoing assessments and outcomes

  • Communicate explanation of the care plan and all subsequent cost of all services to client and or families, Attorney or Guardians

  • Act as a liaison to families as well as with collateral clinicians, professionals & agencies.

  • Effectively communicate with clients, families, Physicians, Attorneys, etc. and all members of the multidisciplinary team all findings, outcomes, plans that relate to the provision of client care

  • Work effectively with all departments to ensure the best delivery of service

  • Participate in case conferences with other disciplines providing care

  • Participate in the on call activities as directed by supervisor

  • Observes infection control practices and uses standard precautions

  • Participates in quality management/performance improvement activities

  • Performs any other duties as requested by the company

  • Required participation in on-call rotation as needed

    Must Have:

  • Licensed Registered Nurse (RN) in the (appropriate state) with no disciplinary action

  • At least 1 year of work experience in field based eldercare/homecare/care management

  • Good communication skills and knowledge of community resources

  • Proficient with Microsoft applications: Outlook, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint

  • This role is considered patient facing and is part of Humana’s Tuberculosis (TB) screening program. If selected for this role, you will be required to be screened for TB.

  • Valid driver’s license, car insurance, and access to an automobile

  • This role is a part of Humana’s Driver Safety program and therefore requires and individual to have a valid state driver’s license and proof of personal vehicle liability insurance with at least 100,000/300,000/100,00 limits.

    Role Desirables

  • Bachelor’s or Master's Degree in Nursing

  • Care Management Certification

  • Enthusiastic, positive thinker with effective organization and communication skills

  • Ability to work in a multi-disciplinary team

  • Experience/contacts with community based organization

Title: RN- PRN Home Care Nurse- Needham, MA

Location: Massachusetts-Needham

Requisition ID: 178833