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Private Duty Pediatric Home Health (Nursing)

Private Duty Pediatric Home Health (Nursing)

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

Requirements:

•Must be licensed as an LVN or RN in Texas.

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

•Must possess a valid Texas driver's license, and be capable of driving in all weather conditions.

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

 

Preferred Qualifications:

•Experience working with gastronomy tubes, ventilators, and tracheotomies.

•One year of home health experience

•One year of pediatric 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 2 Year Degree
Experience At least 1 year(s)
Manages Others Not Specified
Relocation No
Industry Healthcare - Health Services, Managed Care
Required Travel None
Job ID PED-AUSTIN
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Private Duty Pediatric Home Health (Nursing)


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