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Home Health Nurse

Crescent City Recruitment Group
Adrian, MI
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description

Sign-on Bonus $7,500

We are searching for a reliable and compassionate home health nurse to join our client in Adrian, MI. The home care nurses responsibilities include performing patient visits and monitoring their conditions, conducting tests, and writing reports for the physician. You should be able to address all the caregivers concerns and make appropriate adjustments to the patients in-home management plan.

To be successful as a home care nurse, you should be an empathetic individual who can efficiently handle a wide range of tasks. Outstanding candidates possess mental strength, resilience to care for patients and the ability to provide emotional support to family members if required.

Home Care Nurse Responsibilities:

       RN Case Managers will administer skilled nursing care to patients requiring professional nursing service per the physicians orders and under the supervision of the Supervisor of Clinical Services. Will also monitor patient recovery and compile reports for the physician.

       The RN Case Manager will manage each patients care efficiently and effectively to achieve positive patient outcomes, and be responsible for the overall plan of care and the outcome of that care, including care delivered by other nursing staff (LPN, HHA) who will be directed / supervised by the RN.

       Educating the family and other members of the nursing team and responding to any concerns and/or questions

       Collaborating with doctors and other healthcare professionals to improve patient diets and healthcare

      Traveling to patients homes and managing their care plans according to physicians       

      instructions.

     Specific tasks may include administering medication and insulin, completing blood pressure, glucose, urine, and stool tests, inspecting wounds, changing dressings, and handling personal grooming and hygiene. Might also involve testing for muscle weakness, bedsores, and checking for any signs of infection.

     Providing suggestions for improved healthcare to physicians and family members of the patient.

    Maintaining an understanding of the developments in healthcare and attend workshops and lectures as required.

 

Home Care Nurse Requirements:

       A Registered Professional Nurse with current License

       2+ year acute care nursing experience and/or previous home care nursing experience is preferred

       OASIS experience strongly preferred

       Med-surge and wound care experience preferred

       Associates Degree from an accredited college required; Bachelors degree preferred.

    Additional courses in biology, anatomy, and science may be required.

    Good observational and problem-solving skills

    The ability to follow instructions but also to act independently if necessary.

    Excellent communication, report writing, and active listening skills

     Physical and mental strength, including empathy

     A valid drivers license and reliable transport may be required.

 

Crescent City Recruitment Group

Address

Adrian, MI
49221 USA

Industry

Healthcare

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