HOME HEALTH RN II (23165405)

Location: California - Anaheim
Duration: Full Time
Job ID: 23165405
Company: C.O. Clover Group, Inc
Contact: C.O. Clover Group, Inc    Call: 6823479429
Practice Type:   Private
Job Salary:   Competitive
Job Updated: 10/13/21

HOME HEALTH RN II - 23165405

HOME HEALTH RN II

 

Job Summary:
 
The Registered Nurse assesses patients for skilled home health needs, develops and initiates a plan of care with the physician approval and provides nursing care, ordered by the physician to patients in their place of residence. The Registered Nurse continually re-evaluates the patients nursing needs.
 
The Senior Registered Nurse assists in the delivery of clinical orientation, validation of clinical competency for new and current caregivers, and provides new caregiver observation of clinical experiences. The Senior Registered Nurse is able to apply best practices, adult learning principles, coaching and mentoring skills in order to foster the growth and learning of caregivers. Senior Registered Nurses also provide direct patient care for a diverse community, as scheduling permits.
 
 
Essential Functions: 
 
Demonstrates knowledge and competency in performing baseline-nursing skills, including assessment, wound care, catheter care and infusion. Maintains clinical competencies according to agency standards.
 
Completes comprehensive assessments, including OASIS items, accurately and timely at specific time-points as defined by regulation and agency policy.
 
Develops a plan of care, in collaboration with the patient, family/caregiver and physician orders including frequency and duration of nursing visits, specific care or treatments to be provided, appropriate goals, medications, other disciplines needed and discharge plan.
 
Documents the comprehensive assessment and plan of care in the EHR and synchronizes by 10:00AM the following day.
 
Implements and provides nursing care, treatment and services according to the plan of care and accepted standards of care, including patient educations and any IV or other medications required to be administered by the nurse.
 
Communicates changes in patient status, patient issues and concerns and changes in orders to the Physician, Clinical Manager and Clinical Supervisor according to agency guidelines.


Minimum Position Requirements:
 
Education: 
 
Education to meet certification, license or registration requirement.    
Completes Senior Level program within 6 months of employment    
 
Experience: 1 year professional nursing experience.
 
Licenses/Certifications:
 
 Current California RN license.
 CA Driver's License.
 Current automobile liability insurance.
 Current Basic Life Support.
 
 
Preferred Position Qualifications:
 
Experience:
 
 IV and Central lines experience.
 Experience with wound care including use of negative pressure devices.
 Home health field experience.
 
Skills:
 
 Effective communication skills (verbal and written).
 Ability to respond to common inquiries or complaints, regulatory agencies or members of the business community.
 Flexibility to adapt to new and changing situations; participates as a team-player to support your team and Agency needs.
 Demonstrates customer service skills.
 Participate in weekend, on-call and holiday rotation.
 Senior Registered Nurse:  Annual Senior Level competencies.