Home Health - Registered Nurse - FT ($30,000)
Company: Advanced Home Health & Hospice Inc
Location: Grass Valley
Posted on: September 16, 2022
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JOB FUNCTIONS/RESPONSIBILITIES Patient Care Completes an initial
assessment of patient and family to determine home care needs.
Provides a complete physical assessment and history of current and
previous illness(es). Regularly re-evaluates patient nursing needs.
Initiates the plan of care and makes necessary revisions as patient
status and needs change. Uses health assessment data to determine
nursing diagnosis. Develops a care plan, which establishes goals
based on nursing diagnosis and incorporates therapeutic,
preventive, and rehabilitative nursing actions. Includes the
patient and the family in the planning process. Initiates
appropriate preventive and rehabilitative nursing procedures.
Administers medications and treatments as prescribed by the
physician. Counsels the patient and family in meeting nursing and
related needs. Provides health care instructions to the patient as
appropriate per assessment and plan of care. Identifies discharge
planning needs as part of the care plan development and implements
prior to discharge of the patient. Acts as Case Manager when
assigned by Clinical Supervisor/Nursing Supervisor and assumes
responsibility to coordinate patient care for assigned caseload.
Communication Prepares clinical notes and updates the primary
physician when necessary and at least every sixty days.
Communicates with the physician regarding the patient's needs and
reports any changes in the patient's condition; obtains/receives
physician's orders as required. Communicates with community health
related persons to coordinate the care plan. Additional Duties
Participates in on-call duties as defined by the on-call policy.
Ensures that arrangements for equipment and other necessary items
and services are available. Instructs, supervises and evaluates
home health aide care provided every two (2) weeks. Qualifications
Registered nurse with current license to practice professional
nursing in the state of California. Graduate of National League for
Nursing accredited school of nursing. Maintains a current American
Heart Association approved CPR certification. Must be a licensed
driver with an automobile that is insured in accordance with
state/organization requirements and is in good working order.
Minimum of two years experience, at least one of which is in the
area of public health or home care nursing is preferred. Self
directed and able to work with minimal supervision. Demonstrates
excellent observations, problem solving, verbal and written
communication skills; nursing skills per competency checklist.
Shows ability to organize and prioritize workload independently.
Management experience not required. Responsible for supervising
home health aides. Prolonged or considerable walking or standing.
Able to lift, position, or transfer patients. Able to lift supplies
and equipment. Considerable reaching, stooping, bending, kneeling,
or crouching. Visual acuity and hearing to perform required nursing
skills. Medical Requirements Current Tuberculosis (TB) Test or
Chest X-ray (Within the last six months) Titers for: Varicella
(Chickenpox), MMR (Measles, Mumps, Rubella), and Hepatitis B. A
titer is a blood test that checks your immune status to
vaccinations (immunizations) you may have received in the past.
Proof of Vaccination for Tdap (Tetanus, Diphtheria, Pertussis)
Proof of Vaccination for Flu (Influenza) Proof of Physical exam
(Within the last six months)Job Type: Full-timeBenefits: 401(k)
401(k) matching Dental insurance Disability insurance Flexible
spending account Health insurance Life insurance Paid time off
Vision insuranceMedical specialties: Home HealthSchedule: Day shift
Monday to FridaySupplemental pay types: Signing bonusExperience:
Nursing: 1 year (Required) Home health: 1 year
(Preferred)License/Certification: BLS Certification (Preferred) RN
License (Required) Driver's License (Required)Work Location: On the
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