Hospice Case Manager Resume Samples

Hospice Case managers work with patients who are in their final stages of life. The most common duties listed in the Hospice Case Manager Resume include the following job duties – evaluating the patient health care and service periodically, providing the necessary support to these patients, counseling patients facing terminal illness, coordinating the hospice care team, evaluating the health of patient’s condition, developing care plan, addressing the patient’s psychological needs and administering medications to the patients.

This noble post requires extraordinary skill sets such as patience, the ability to deal with patients and their families in a dignified manner, counseling skills, medical and medication knowledge, nursing skills and compassion. The minimum education requirements expected from hospice case managers are an associate’s degree in hospice nursing, candidates are expected to possess a valid certification and licensure as well.

Hospice Case Manager Resume example

Junior Hospice Case Manager Resume

Objective : Junior Hospice Case Manager with 2 years of experience in Home Health and Hospice Care, serving clients of all ages and backgrounds. Strong ability to quickly establish rapport and build constructive and therapeutic relationships with clients and families as well as multi-disciplinary members of the healthcare community and governmental agencies

Skills : Phlebotomy, Patient Care, Case Management.

Description :

    1. Completed initial comprehensive head to toe assessment.
    2. Coordinated and planned with hospice team additional assessments of client and family to determine hospice care needs.
    3. Used the palliative care model and input from hospice team members, physicians, the client, and family to identify goals for disease course to determine the plan of care.
    4. Coordinated and delivered hospice care plan, incorporating appropriate skilled interventions, teaching, and necessary medical supplies/equipment and ancillary/specialty services, to achieve desired outcomes.
    5. Regularly evaluating hospice client progress, in collaboration with the hospice team.
    6. Administering medications and treatments as prescribed by the physician with the goal of maintaining optimal client comfort.
    7. Offering emotional, therapeutic support to clients and families throughout the dying process.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Bachelors Of Science


Hospice Case Manager - Temp Resume

Objective : Dedicated Hospice Case Manager with specialty experience in emergency nursing, and hospice home care, seeking position that offers challenge and growth. Strong critical thinking and assessment skills that allow for prioritizing health care needs of patients & developing education needs for the department. Collaborates with the team to provide excellent care.

Skills : Acute care, Chronic/outpatient care, Wound Care, Hemodialysis, Chronic Pain Management, Renal access

Description :

    1. Completes an initial, comprehensive and ongoing comprehensive assessment of patient and family to determine hospice needs.
    2. Provides a complete physical assessment and history of current and previous illness(es).
    3. Provides professional nursing care by utilizing all elements of the nursing process.
    4. Assesses and evaluates the patient's status by 1.Writing and initiating a plan of care.
    5. Regularly re-evaluating patient and family/caregiver needs.
    6. Participating in revising the plan of care as necessary Initiates the plan of care and makes necessary revisions as patient status and needs change.
    7. Case manage and provide nursing care to hospice patients.
    8. Provide nursing assessment, symptom management and personal care to dying patients and act as a support and resource to patients and their families.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Bachelors of Science


Senior Hospice Case Manager Resume

Summary : Senior Hospice Case Manager, successful in working independently and adapting culturally appropriate care to individual clients and their home environs. To take up a challenging and rewarding career position and also to be a part of a renowned organization that would inherit the qualities for the betterment of the organization as well as foster the growth professionally.

Skills : Ostomy and Wound Care, Infection Control, Palliative Care, Geriatric Care, Computer Technology,

Description :

    1. Managed full-time caseload of 10-19 home, long term care facility, and general inpatient hospice patients.
    2. Providing palliative care, communicating with an interdisciplinary team of doctors, social workers, bereavement team, director clinical service, Cna, and nursing staff.
    3. Interact with and provide support and encouragement to the family.
    4. Efficient with time management, paperwork, and patient care.
    5. Often served as a preceptor to new staff and support to staff.
    6. Excellent communication skills and assessment skills.
    7. Provide end of life care and support to patients, families, and caregivers.
    8. Identify physical, psychological and spiritual needs and incorporate appropriate interventions into an individualized plan of care.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Associates

Lead Hospice Case Manager Resume

Summary : To obtain a full-time position with a hospice company so that one can provide exceptional, compassionate, and loving care for the patient and their families during a difficult time. Self-motivated, capable of setting up useful priorities and take decisions and apply them to meet up deadlines.

Skills : Excellent Communication Skills, Excellent Critical thinking skills, Leadership, Financial Management, Business Management, Case Management

Description :

    1. Doing supervisory visits for the home health aides twice monthly and monthly for the LPN visits.
    2. To coordinate with the doctor when changes are needed to be made.
    3. Coordinate care with the hospice team with any new updates.
    4. Making and implementing medication changes when new orders are obtained from the doctor.
    5. Updating notes for hospice team meetings every other week.
    6. Documentation in Point Care for every patient visit.
    7. Tended to patients with terminal illnesses.
    8. Charted daily information on the residents such as mood changes, mobility activity, eating percentages, and daily inputs and outputs. Exhibited compassionate care and communication with regard to issues of death and dying.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelors of Science

Hospice Case Manager/RN Resume

Headline : Hospice Case Manager/RN leverages finely honed interpersonal and time management skills to successfully achieve the firm's goals and objectives. Incisive communication and adroit presenter at establishing a rewarding relationship to business development and team building.

Skills : Surgery scheduling, Supervisory Experience, Athena EMR, Gyne/postpartum, Meditech, Medical Records

Description :

    1. Manage caseload for an at-home, facility-bound, and terminally ill patients.
    2. Follow plans of care to provide clients with the highest level of comfort and quality of life.
    3. Educate patients, families, and caregivers on medical choices and methodologies.
    4. Assess patients weekly to identify necessary plan revisions.
    5. Present evidence and seek interdisciplinary expertise to coordinate optimal care.
    6. Gather information on patient and family psychological, social, and spiritual dynamics and incorporate findings into a plan of care.
    7. Meet with nursing staff weekly for professional support and mutual accountability.
    8. Participate in on-call rotation to ensure constant care for all patients.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Associates

Assistant Hospice Case Manager Resume

Headline : Seeking fulfilling and challenging opportunities to expand on diverse skill sets. Seeking a competent and experienced indirect patient care, education, and management position. To Secure a responsible career opportunity to fully utilize the training and skills, while making a significant contribution to the success of the company.

Skills : IV Certified CPR, Phlebotomy, Proficient In Catheter Insertion, Some Ekg Knowledge, Injections.

Description :

    1. Render nursing care to terminally ill individuals according to the physician's plan of care.
    2. Provide emotional, psychological and spiritual support in addition to addressing physical needs.
    3. Training and supervision of ancillary staff, new hires, and volunteers.
    4. Moved from Lapeer office to Clinton Township office as a 'home base' when the new office opened.
    5. Assumed primary responsibility for program/ patients in that geographical area.
    6. Provided educational and public relations orientated services and activities.
    7. Developed plan of care that promoted dignified end-of-life care that included both patient and family.
    8. Provided symptom relief for the terminal patient.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Hospice Case Manager I Resume

Summary : Hospice Case Manager I, with over 10 years of experience in Hospice, Home Health, Hospital, and LTAC. Skilled in collecting, analyzing and imputing head to toe physical assessments. To work for through maximum possible value addition and utilization of the cognitive ability, creative thought process, and flair for teamwork.

Skills : Hospice Admissions, Evaluations, Assessments, Care.

Description :

    1. Manage caseload for at-home, facility-bound and terminally ill patients.
    2. Follow the plan of care to provide the client with the highest level of comfort and quality of life.
    3. Educate patients, caregivers, and families on medical choices and methodologies.
    4. Assess patients once or twice a week and on an as-needed basis, based on acuity.
    5. Identify necessary plan revisions and present assessment findings and seek interdisciplinary expertise to coordinate optimal care.
    6. Gather information on patient and family psychological, social and spiritual dynamics and incorporate into the plan of care.
    7. Tend to terminally ill patients in crisis while hospitalized.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Associates

Hospice Case Manager - Full Time Resume

Summary : Hospice Case Manager with excellent communication skills demonstrated by 8 years of experience in health care. To become an integral part of the challenging, creative & professionally managed healthcare organization by providing a significant contribution towards the goals of the organization, utilizing the knowledge & skills to the best of my ability.

Skills : Acute care, Chronic/outpatient care, Wound Care, Hemodialysis, Chronic Pain management, Renal access, Insurance Verification

Description :

    1. Provided in-home nursing care for terminally ill patients and support for their families.
    2. Successfully managed a caseload of 20-25 patients without a single complaint or dissatisfaction report.
    3. Developed companywide chart audit process that included field staff as reviewers which increased excellence in the documentation.
    4. Selected as a primary preceptor to train new hires.
    5. Instruct families and caregivers on patient care, pain and symptom control.
    6. Worked in tandem with families to create their individual "WOW Experience" and honor their individual wishes.
    7. Supervised and evaluated licensed and non-licensed personnel.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Hospice Case Manager/Specialist Resume

Summary : Patient-focused Hospice Case Manager/Specialist with excellent communication skills with 8 years of experience in geriatric rehab care.Energetic and motivational nurse and leader dedicated to driving top-quality patient care. Looking for a position in a quality facility with a commitment to patients well being as a whole.

Skills : Supervisory Experience, Athena EMR, Gyne/postpartum, Meditech, Medical Records, Medical Billing

Description :

    1. Provided professional nursing care to patients by performing comprehensive assessments and initiating and maintaining the plan of care.
    2. Responsible for managing patients' pain and distressing symptoms and providing emotional support to grieving family members.
    3. Coordinated patient care with medical professionals.
    4. Excelled in motivating others during unfortunate circumstances.
    5. Trained and educated patients, family members and facilities staff at boarding care.
    6. Participated in interdisciplinary team meetings which kept the team aware of patient status.
    7. Weekly review with hospice director and other staff, of the patients status.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Associates

Hospice Case Manager - Intern Resume

Objective : Hospice Case Manager with valuable medical experience to offer. Seeking a licensed nursing position to provide excellent service to patients, families, and increase employers' quality ratings. Smart Thinker, Good team leader, and Strong Analytical capabilities and result oriented approach to problem-solving with strong and immediate decision-making skills.

Skills : Ostomy and Wound Care, Infection Control, Palliative Care, Geriatric Care, Computer Technology

Description :

    1. Provide dignified patient-centered care to patients in nursing facilities and private homes.
    2. Assess terminally ill patient's physical, emotional, and spiritual needs.
    3. Develop care plans, evaluate and adjust accordingly.
    4. Communicate with the team; follow through with physician orders, Supervise CNA's.
    5. Perform admissions, pronounce deaths, evaluate for recertification, and perform on-call duties.
    6. Administer all comfort measures including medications and nonpharmaceutical measures.
    7. Provide safe environment and perform post mortem care. 
    8. Mentor/ provide field training and supervision to new members of the team.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Bachelors of Science

Hospice Case Manager Resume

Objective : A passionate advocate for patients and families that desire to experience death in a place of their choice with a professional team that can care for and supports them as they journey to life's end. Devoted life to obtaining skills necessary to provide the most up to date care and interventions to promote a symptom-free, peaceful transition.

Skills : Management, Leadership, Financial Management, Business Management, Case Management

Description :

    1. Monitor, record, and report symptoms or changes in patients' conditions.
    2. Maintain accurate, detailed reports and records.
    3. Record patients' medical information and vital signs.
    4. Modify patient treatment plans as indicated by patients' responses and conditions.
    5. Direct or supervise less-skilled nursing or healthcare personnel or supervise a particular unit.
    6. Monitor all aspects of patient care, including diet and physical activity.
    7. Instruct individuals, families, or other groups on topics such as health education, disease prevention, or childbirth and develop health improvement programs.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Bachelors of Science