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Registered Nurse (RN)

Job Description



Job Description Job Description

Comprehensive Home Care is a Medicare certified home health agency.  We are seeking  per diem Registered Nurses to join our team. 

 

 


Job Responsibilities


As a Registered Nurse your responsibilities will be to maintain confidentiality of patient information and all Agency operations and provide nursing services in compliance with agency policies and procedures and federal, state and local regulations.

Additional responsibilities of the Registered Nurse include:

  • Initiating the plan of care and revise as necessary
  • Providing nursing services and/or treatments indicated on plan of care
  • Initiating appropriate preventive and rehabilitative nursing procedures
  • Preparing clinical and progress notes, including the use of automated documentation systems if applicable
  • Coordinating services given by other members of the healthcare team
  • Making referrals to other medical services, as needed
  • Informing the physician and other staff of changes in the patient’s status and or needs
  • Evaluating the effectiveness and outcomes of care
  • Supervising Licensed Practical Nurses/Licensed Vocational Nurses and other paraprofessionals providing services
  • Assigning patients to Home Health Care Aides and supervises patient’s personal care
  • Planning for the patient’s discharge from home health care services
  • Promoting patient and family independence from home health care
  • Maintaining effective working relationships with clients, staff, representatives of other departments and community agencies.
  • Participating in patient case conferences
  • Participating in Nursing and Administration On –Call rotation
  • Performing other job duties and responsibilities as assigned by the Director of Health Services including participating in performance improvement activities; i.e. Reviews and performance improvement groups


Job Requirements


Job Requirements

Comprehensive Home Care’s requirements for a Registered Nurse are to demonstrate professional conduct and ethics according to agency policy and procedure, and perform initial and ongoing comprehensive assessments of the patient’s needs, to include Outcome and Assessment Information Set (OASIS) assessments appropriate time points. As an RN you will also counsel and educate the patients and families on disease process, self-care techniques and prevention strategies.

Additional requirements of the Registered Nurse include:


  • Current, unencumbered state license to practice/RN applicants should have current RN FL Licensure
  • Minimum one year of experience required, recent Home health care experience preferred!
  • Current CPR certification
  • Reliable transportation, current driver's license and auto liability insurance


Job Snapshot

Employment Type Per Diem
Job Type Health Care
Education Not Specified
Experience Not Specified
Manages Others Not Specified
Industry Healthcare - Health Services
Required Travel Not Specified
Job ID RN PHP
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Registered Nurse (RN)


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