Home Health Registered Nurse

Home Health Registered Nurse Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Home Health Registered Nurse to join our team.

Responsibilities:

  • Case management and coordination;
  • Other duties as assigned;
  • Collaborate with physicians to create a designated care plan for each patient;
  • Perform client assessments as necessary;
  • Make home visits to clients in designated geographic territories;
  • Participates in interdisciplinary patient care conferences and Agency Performance Improvement processes;
  • Supervises and provides clinical direction to home health aides and LPNs/LVNs to ensure quality and continuity of services provided;
  • Responsible for participating in on-call rotation and emergency call according to agency policy;
  • Providing intermittent nursing services;
  • Educating patients on disease processes and medication benefits and side effects;
  • Travel within Westmoreland County;
  • Initiating plans of care, re-evaluating patient’s needs and revising recommendations;
  • Administer medications, provide vaccinations and render treatment to patients;
  • Providing those services and/or treatments requiring substantial and specialized nursing skill;
  • Have a good understand of Medicare guidelines.

Requirements:

  • CPR Certification;
  • CPR Certified;
  • Possess a valid state driver’s license and automobile liability insurance;
  • And the ability to work efficiently in rapidly changing environments;
  • One year med/surg experience required;
  • Valid Drivers’s License w/ Clean DMV;
  • Have knowledge and understanding of the Medicare Conditions of Participation;
  • Exemplary assessment skills and the ability to problem-solve independently within his/her scope of practice;
  • No less than 1 year of home health and/or 2 years of med-surg experience;
  • Possess a valid drivers license and auto insurance with reliable transportation;
  • State clearances;
  • Must have 1 year of recent Home Health experience;
  • Must have current Home Health experience of at least 2 years – Required;
  • Must have a valid GA License;
  • California.