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Private Duty Pediatric Home Health (Nursing)

Private Duty Pediatric Home Health (Nursing)

Job Description

Pediatric Registered Nurses (RN) and Licensed VocationNurses (LVN) will focus on the medical needs and treatment of infants, childrenand adolescents in their homes or other locations requested by the families ofthe patients. The nurse may care for children after discharge from a hospitalor they may care for children whose families prefer them to receive in homecare, as opposed to being admitted to a hospital. Patients will typically haveserious illnesses or disabilities or may be recovering from serious injuries orextensive surgery.  Nurses will beexpected to assess their patients' conditions during every visit. Theassessment may include taking a child's vital signs including temperature,pulse, blood pressure and respiratory rate. Gastronomy tubes, ventilators, andtracheotomies are common among patients.

Encompass Home Health Pediatric Services does not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, sex, disabling condition, marital status or sexual orientation in admission or access to treatment or employment. 

Job Requirements


•Must belicensed as an LVN or RN in Texas.

•Must have 1years’ experience as an LVN or RN.

•Mustpossess a valid Texas driver's license, and be capable of driving in allweather conditions.

•Must beable to provide evidence of automobile liability insurance issued in Texas.

Preferred Qualifications:

•Experienceworking with gastronomy tubes, ventilators, and tracheotomies.

•One year ofhome health experience

•One year ofpediatric experience

We offer:

1 to 1 patient / nurse ratio makes us the BEST kept secret in nursing
First-class patient care
Proven processes
Unwavering commitment to regulatory compliance
Corporate stability
Local administrators and clinical staff

    Above all, Encompass Home Health Pediatric Services is driven by our focus on superior patient care. This commitment to providing quality care, combined with an exceptional management team and sound financial partner means Encompass Pediatrics is equipped with the industry knowledge, growth skills and the financial support necessary to ensure we remain the leader in innovative pediatric home health services.

Job Snapshot

Employment Type Per Diem
Job Type Health Care
Education Not Specified
Experience Not Specified
Manages Others Not Specified
Relocation No
Industry Healthcare - Health Services
Required Travel Not Specified
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Private Duty Pediatric Home Health (Nursing)

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