The Patient Care Manager coordinates all aspects of patient/family care and support and facilitates communication and interaction among personnel providing services to terminally ill patients. Apply on line or send resume to: email@example.com + Coordinates and manages the patient care aspects of the Hospice Program and the Interdisciplinary Team (IDT). + Ensures referral/admission process is completed within Caris standards. + Assures assignment of patient care staff based on competency of available personnel. + Monitors scheduling of patient care staff to provide adequate coverage. + Assures that licensed practical nurses (LPNs), and other care assistants work under the direct supervision of a registered nurse. + Responsible for providing home health aide competency evaluations and in-service in accordance with federal guidelines. + Supervises periodic reviews of patient charts, employee visits, and daily activity reports to assure agency standards. + Plans and conducts team conferences and IDT. + Arranges hospice and supportive services for patients/caregivers. + Recruits, hires, and directs the training of field staff in coordination with the corporate office. + Assesses and evaluates each potential patient/caregiver situation for specific needs. + Maintains current personnel files for employees, contract staff, and volunteers. + Assures optimum productivity levels of staff and utilization of services by managing budget within staffing model guidelines. + Completes systematic collection, review, and evaluation of data pertaining to hospice aspects of care and in accordance with the agencies' performance improvement plan. + Responsible for monitoring satisfaction surveys to identify trends and resolve problem areas. + Must be currently licensed as a Registered Nurse in the state of operation. + One (1) to three (3) years experience of excellent patient care skills in hospice or palliative care, oncology or home health preferred. + Must be able to function as an alternate for the Administrator when needed. Requisition ID: 21TNFTPCM062519 External Company Name: Caris Healthcare External Company URL: www.carishealthcare.com Street: 60 Ridley St.