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- Scottsdale, Paradise Valley, Cave Creek, Carefree, surronding, AZ
- Phone: 480-302-5139
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RN / LPN - Full Time and Per Diem
BrightStar Care • Scottsdale, Paradise Valley, Cave Creek, Carefree, surronding, AZ
Posted 18 days ago
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Seeking Full Time and Per Diem Nurses and LPNs
**** JOIN OUR GROWING TEAM IN A UNIQUE HOME HEALTH CARE POSITION WITH FLEXIBILITY
**** Perfect position for someone who wants flexible per diem hours
We are seeking a RN/LPN with at least 2 years experience in home health care. This unique position will combine skilled nursing visits throughout the community, staff supervision and new private duty client opens. We do require an individual that has flexibility with their hours in order to be available for on-call or fill-ins as needed. We require proficient nursing skills for wound care and infusions(PIV,PORT,PICC).
***Must have reliable automobile with valid insurance and ability to effectively navigate throughout service area. (North/ South Scottsdale, North Phoenix, Fountain Hills, Carefree, and Cave Creek).
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
- Directs, initiates, and implements patient care plan for a wide variety of diagnosis and conditions
- Acts in a role as care coordinator in a home health care setting shown by initiating starts of care, making recommendations for additional needs, following all clinical services until discharge for assigned patients.
- Administers and/or sets up prescribed medications and treatments in accordance with approved nursing techniques
- Maintains awareness of comfort and safety needs of patient
- Observes patient, records significant conditions and reactions, and notifies supervisor or physician of patient’s condition and reaction to drugs, treatments and significant incidents
- Takes and records patients’ vital signs to detect deviations from normal and assesses condition of patient
- Responds to life saving situations based upon nursing standards, policies, procedures and protocol
- Complete all necessary documentation in compliance with state and federal requirements in a timely and professional manner.
- Initiates a patient education plan according to the individualized needs of the patient as prescribed by the physician and/or hospital policy including patient and family instruction
- Bathes, dresses, and assists patients in transferring, walking and turning
- Participates in company quality improvement activities
- Manages schedule as directed by company policy and provides care in a timely and professional manner.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required: Ability to accurately write routine reports and required correspondence as required by BrightStar guidelines.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
- Requires current licensure in the state
- Requires Associates or Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree
- 2+ years experience in clinical setting
- Requires familiarity with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within Home Care
- HOME CARE EXPERIENCE
- Eligible for a $50 sign on Bonus after 90 day of employment
- Weekly pay with direct deposit
- Free continuing education
- Variety of assignments, procedures, and treatments
- Weekend and evening opportunities, in-home and facility based
- One to one patient care
- We are a Licensed agency and Joint Commission accredited
- National opportunities with over 250 locations in US
- $100 Employee Referral Bonus / $ 50 Client Referral
- Simple IRA (retirement plan)
- High school diploma or GED
- Minimum of 2 year of experience
- Certified CPR and negative TB skin test or chest x-ray
- Driver's License and Auto Insurance
- Adhere to HIPPA and maintain client confidentiality
- Finger Print Clearance Card
- RN/LPN License