Demonstrates sound judgment and independent problem solving skills in order to initiate appropriate intervention with regard to patient’s psychosocial and/or physical impairment. Facilitates the care of the patient in the home setting by utilizing appropriate community resources, counseling and teaching patient and patient’s family and advocating on behalf of the patient. Communicates case load and patient care issues to the Clinical Manager. Updates the Home Health Aide plan of care, communicates with Home Health Aide Coordinator. Develops, implements, and carries out a discharge plan in conjunction with the Primary field, patient/caregiver and members of the health care team. Interprets agency policy to patient and patient’s families. Ensures that all visits made have prior authorization if required by the patient’s managed care insurance company. Works collaboratively with managed care insurance company. Monitors the quality of therapeutic service through written and verbal communications with all nursing education positions www.nursingfacultyjobs.com disciplines. Participates in performance improvement activities, team meetings and orientation as requested. Demonstrates sound judgment by taking appropriate actions regarding suspected violation of corporate compliance regulations.
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