Providence St. Joseph Health

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St. Joseph Health / Covenant Health Hospice Patient Care RN Coordinator - Sonoma Hospice Indirect in Santa Rosa, California

We are looking for a Hospice Patient Care RN Coordinator for the HCN Sonoma Hospice Indirect Department at St. Joseph Home Care Network.

Location: Santa Rosa, California

Schedule: Full time - 64 Biweekly hours

Shift: 8-hour, Days

Apply today! Applicants that meet qualifications will receive a text with some additional questions from our Modern Hire system.

Job Summary:

Provides oversight and coordinates daily patient care services for an entire program's patients, serving as a resource to staff, patient/families, physicians, vendors, hospital staff and insurance companies. Coordinates team assignments with the Supervisor of Patient Care, and Supervisor of Counseling Services. Provides support for staff and ongoing coordination of information between team members, field staff and office staff. Oversees the functions of an interdisciplinary team (IDT) and coordinates staffing schedule for nursing services.

Essential Functions:

  • Oversees and coordinates nurse staffing to meet requests for care and quality staff performance within budgeted hours.

  • Provides leadership in facilitating IDT delivery of care, care plan integrity, and problem solving.

  • Knowledge of pain and symptom management, infusion therapies, respiratory and nutritional therapy.

  • Oversees the Plan of Care for patients and families.

  • Utilizes policies and procedures to guide delivery of care and daily operations.

  • Effectively supports staff; skills include active listening, time management and problem solving.

  • Knowledge of hospice insurance coverage, reimbursement and benefit management.

  • Knowledge of the regulatory requirements for providing care to patients in all settings (e.g. home, SNF, Assisted Living) and the difference between these settings.

  • Demonstrates sound understanding of and commitment to the hospice philosophy of team and care.

  • Enforces safety policies and procedures and safe practices by staff and volunteers.

Skills :

  • Good verbal and written communication skills.

  • Good computer skills.

  • Demonstrates knowledge of community resources.

  • Ability to provide team leadership.

  • Self-directed

Minimum Position Qualifications:

Experience : Experience in hospice, home health or palliative care

Licences and Certifications:

  • California Registered Nurse

  • CPR Certification

Preferred Position Qualifications:

Education : Coursework/Training - Health care management training

St. Joseph Home Care Network (SJHCN) is a Home Health ministry of St. Joseph Health, serving three Northern California counties; Humboldt County, Napa County and Sonoma County. Our networks of compassionate, highly skilled employees are dedicated to putting the patient first to improve the health of individuals and families in our community. The Home Health caregivers assist in restoring a patient's optimal health and support the family by going into the home and ministering to the physical, psychological and spiritual needs of the patient and family members. Our home care services are a literal representation of reaching out to our community to care for our dear neighbors.

Company: St. Joseph Home Care Network

Category: Hospice Nursing

Req ID: R334309