LVN/LPN Care Management - $5k Sign On

Nursing Clovis, New Mexico Portales, New Mexico Full Time


Description

AccentCare is looking for passionate clinicians committed to delivering exceptional care in the home.

We are committed to quality patient outcomes—delivering evidence-based care in the home—and providing comprehensive training to further develop our staff along with continuing education and promotional opportunities.

Come join the AccentCare team and Make A Difference every day.

As a Care Management LVN you will:

  • Conduct care management follow up telephone calls post-discharge per RN direction
  • Conduct follow-up visits in a variety of acute and post-acute care settings to conduct assigned patient assessment tasks as determined by the RN Care Manager, when required
  • Ensure post-discharge follow-up with the community physician within 7-10 days of discharge
  • Provide education to patients regarding red-flag symptoms and actions to take to avoid escalation of symptoms
  • Remind the patient to take his/her portable personal health record to all physician follow-up appointments
  • Perform medication reconciliation after follow-up physician appointments
  • Assist in program planning, development and implementation. Assist in policy development, as needed.
  • Establish portable personal health record to be shared at all physician follow-up appointments
  • Monitor specified reports for identification of  participants
  • Determine eligibility of potential  Care Management candidates
  • Assist in maintaining/updating admission/discharge information in the EMR

Requirements of Qualified Candidates:

  • Current, unrestricted license / registration in practicing state as a Licensed Vocational Nurse/Licensed Practical Nurse
  • Knowledge of home health regulations and Care plan development preferred
  • Knowledge of Transitional Care Strategies and patient self-care coaching techniques is preferred
  • A minimum of five years’ experience as an LVN/LPN is preferred