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Pediatric Private Duty Home Health (RNs & LPNs)

Pediatric Private Duty Home Health (RNs & LPNs)

Job Description

 

 

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

Qualifications
Must be a licensed RN or LPN
1 year of nursing experience preferred
Must possess a valid driver's license and be capable of driving in all weather conditions.
Required to provide evidence of automobile liability insurance.

Preferred Qualifications
Pediatric home health experience is highly preferred
Experience working with gastrostomy tubes, ventilators, and tracheostomy.

 


 

We offer:


1 to 1 patient / nurse ratio
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 No
Relocation No
Industry Healthcare - Health Services, Managed Care
Required Travel Not Specified
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Pediatric Private Duty Home Health (RNs & LPNs)


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