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Home Health RN in Bridgeport / Denton at Jordan

Date Posted: 9/29/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Jordan Health Services is currently in search of an experienced, hard-working RNs / Registered Nurses to join our team! This is the perfect time to join the growing home care and outpatient care industry!

  • Per Diem Positions – pay is per visit
  • Competitive salary
  • Flexible scheduling options
  • Free CEU’s for clinical staff
  • Administrative Support Team

POSITION:   RN Field Nurse

 

REPORTS TO: RN Clinical Team Manager or Administrator

Position Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the timely performance, supervision, training, and documentation of clinical service delivery to the patient and his/her caregiver in accordance with accepted standards of nursing practice and regulatory guidelines.

  • Assists the RN Clinical Team Manager in improving the clinical and financial performance of the location.

  • Performs and documents nursing service delivery related to patient admission and recertification including the OASIS data set and Plan of Care.
  • Responds timely to patient assignments and also responds in accordance with Divisional guidelines when s/he will not be able to accept assignments.
  • Participates in the reporting of lab results and/or abnormal findings to the appropriate healthcare professional, physician, and/or field clinician.
  • Reports and documents Client Complaint and Client Occurrence Events, when appropriate.
  • Shares on-call responsibilities, as scheduled.
  • Maintains current knowledge of nursing practice and is responsible for personal continuing education required by the BNE.
  • Participates in internal staff meetings and training activities, as assigned.
  • Collaborates with members of the marketing team to assist in identifying potential referral sources, and patients appropriate for home care.

Job Requirements

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES AND OTHER CHARACTERISTICS:

  • Must be a Registered Nurse (RN) licensed in the state of practice or in accordance with the Board of Nurse Examiners rules for Nurse Licensure Compact (NLC).

  • Minimum of two (2) years of active experience as a RN, preferred.
  • Possesses a firm foundation of basic nursing skills.
  • Possession of a working knowledge of Medicare/Medicaid home health care benefits, policies and procedures preferred.
  • Understanding of Medical Diagnosis Coding, preferred.
  • Has a positive attitude and willingness to learn throughout employment.
  • Self-starter with excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Willingness to learn home health regulatory standards related to job-specific duties, including but not limited to: OASIS, Condition of Participation, state-specific licensing rules, diagnosis coding, and internal policies.
  • Must be organized and have the ability to manage multiple tasks & priorities at any given time.

  • Must have a dependable vehicle, a valid driver’s license, and maintain vehicular insurance in accordance with laws of the State.