Health First Registered Nurse (RN) - Home Care, Part Time (Home Care Experience Required) in Melbourne, Florida
The Home Health RN is responsible and accountable for providing Quality / No Harm, Customer Experience, and Stewardship. Performing interdisciplinary case management and providing appropriate age-specific therapy services.
Primary Accountabilities * Performs complete assessment/evaluation including, but not limited to, home safety, pain, nutrition, fall risk and DME needs. * Develops/Implements a Plan of Care based on assessment findings and Physician order. * Complies with State and Federal Regulations, JCAHO standards in reference to delivery of Home Care Services. * Provides Case Management for all disciplines * Supervises the Home Health Aide no greater than every 14 days. Supervises the Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN). * When needed, assists the Weekend Staff for coverage to maintain continuum of care. * Participates in all aspects of Telehealth * Documents alterations in the Plan of Care with Treatment Orders sent for signature to MD on the day the change occurs and progress towards goals. Rotates On Call. * Evaluates patient outcomes, communicates progress, and changes in condition to physician. * Informs patient/family of visit schedule in advance by calling the night before and/or if schedule changes. * Ensures appropriate utilization of visits and services for care ordered as noted through proper documentation completed within 2 days of the visit.
- Graduate of an accredited school of Professional Nursing.
- Minimum of 1-year acute care experience as an RN. Home Care experience preferred.
- IV Therapy and phlebotomy experience preferred.
- Criminal History Screening.
- Computer skills.
- Current Florida Drivers License, automobile insurance and reliable transportation.
- Must hold current AHA BLS Healthcare Provider Completion Card prior to start date and maintain.
- Current licensure in the State of Florida as a Registered Nurse.
Job: *Home Care
Organization: *Health First Home Care
Title: Registered Nurse (RN) - Home Care, Part Time (Home Care Experience Required)
Location: Florida - Brevard County-Melbourne
Requisition ID: 036420