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Registered Nurse (PRN)

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Date: Sep 22, 2017

Location: Birmingham, AL, US, 35242

Company: Envision

PRN RN

Registered Nurse  (PRN - Jefferson County)

St. Vincent's Home Health & Hospice, an Ascension at Home Company, is growing and an immediate RN / Registered Nurse opportunity.

 

Join a team that's making a difference; We offer: 

 

  • Competitive Salary/Benefits
  • Inspiring Work
  • Spiritually centered

 

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POSITION SUMMARY:

Primary functions are to plan, develop, implement, evaluate, organize and direct home care services with the interdisciplinary team including physician, patient/family, and referring agency; and administer skilled nursing care for clients of all ages in their place of residence and assume the responsibility for the total provision of care.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assesses home health patients to identify the physical, psychosocial, and environmental needs as evidenced by documentation, clinical record, case conference, team report, and evaluations
  • Case manages and provides clinical oversight and direction to the interdisciplinary team, physician, and family
  • Implements/develops/documents the plan of care and revises as necessary
  • Provides care utilizing infection control measures that protect both the staff and the patient (OSHA)
  • Supervises and provides directions to the HHA/LVN to ensure quality and continuity of services provided
  • Assures continuity of quality patient care delivered with appropriate documentation
  • Monitors assigned cases to ensure compliance with requirements of third party payors
  • Performs on-call responsibilities and provides on-call service to patients/families, as assigned
  • Provides effective communication to patient/family, team members, physicians, and other health care professionals
  • Adheres to all company policies and procedures.
  • Adherence to and compliance with information systems security is everyone’s responsibility. It is the responsibility of every computer user to: Know and follow Information Systems security policies and procedures. Attend Information Systems security training, when offered.Report information systems security problems.
     

Minimum Qualifications:
Education/Licensing/Certification:
 

  • Graduate of an accredited college/university, Associate, Diploma, or Baccalaureate School of nursing
  • Current, unencumbered State License as a registered Nurse
  • Current Driver’s License
  • Current CPR, negative TB screen and Hepatitis consent/declination

    Experience:
  • Two years of experience as a registered nurse in a clinical care setting, home health preferred.

    Knowledge and Skills:
     
  • Nursing skills as defined as generally accepted standards of practice.
  • Good interpersonal skills.     


Nearest Major Market: Birmingham

Job Segment: Nursing, Clinic, Registered Nurse, Home Care, Patient Care, Healthcare