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RN Homecare

Maxim Healthcare Services San Jose, CA
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Maxim Healthcare Services is seeking a Novice Registered or Licensed Vocational Nurse. The Novice Nurse RN/LVN (< 12 months of experience) is responsible for providing and documenting skilled nursing care in accordance with care developed for each individual patient in accordance with physician’s orders when applicable.

Within this program, you will get to work side by side with another LVN/RN who will guide and train you on the processes within a home environment while working with a client 1 on 1.

If you are interested in learning about our program, please give us a call at 408-914-7478 and also apply online at www.maximhealthcare.com.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Re-evaluates patient nursing needs regularly
  • Utilizes the nursing process to plan, implement, and evaluate patient/client care and/or contracted services
  • Initiates the plan of care when directed and requests from prescriber necessary revisions as patient status and needs change
  • Incorporates therapeutic, preventive, and rehabilitative nursing actions based on nursing diagnosis and established goals
  • Assures patient safety at all times and recipient of services provided
  • Intervenes as applicable to changes in condition and reports such changes to appropriate supervisor and/or physician
  • Administers medications and treatments as prescribed, as well as, monitors and documents effectiveness of intervention
  • Monitors the safety and effectiveness of the environment and equipment including universal precautions
  • Reviews plan of care, program protocols and identifies areas for healthcare teaching/education, care coordination, goal setting and discharge planning needs as applicable
  • Documents all physician collaboration/coordination of care in the medical record and communicates this information as needed
  • Supports profession practice by observing the following;
    • Nurse Practice Act
    • Standards of Nursing Practice
    • Standards of Patient Care
    • Standards of Accrediting Body (ACHC, Joint Commission, etc.)
    • State and Local Laws
    • Patient Bill of Rights
    • Maxim Healthcare, Nursing, and Client’s Policies
  • Adheres to Maxim policy and procedure and applicable protocols
  • Attends case conferences, team meetings, education in-services as required
  • Performs other duties as assigned

Minimum Requirements:

  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing
  • License Required
  • A minimum GPA requirement is expected. Authorization from Area or Regional clinical leadership should be considered when hiring an applicant who does not meet a 3.0 GPA threshold
  • Complies with accepted professional standards and practice
  • Current resume including clinical hours and rotations
  • Two letters of reference where possible. Prefer one reference to be professional reference (i.e. clinical instructor)
  • Current CPR
  • PPD or chest X ray if applicable
  • Successful completion of Maxim Homecare Novice Nurse Program orientation and training
Benefits
At Maxim Healthcare Services, we firmly believe that our employees are the heartbeat of our organization and we are happy to offer the following benefits:
  • Competitive pay & weekly paychecks
  • Health, dental, vision, and life insurance
  • 401(k) savings plan
  • Awards and recognition programs
*Benefit eligibility is dependent on employment status.

Maxim Healthcare Services is a leading provider of home healthcare, medical-related staffing, travel nursing, and population health and wellness services across the United States. As an established community partner, we have been making a difference in the lives of our employees, caregivers, and patients for more than 30 years. Our commitment to customer service, improving patient care, and staffing experienced healthcare professionals has paved the way for many rewarding career opportunities in the healthcare industry.

Maxim Healthcare Services, Inc. is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer

Maxim Healthcare Services

Why Work Here?

As a national provider of a comprehensive suite of services, we have been making a difference in the lives of our employees, caregivers and patients for 30 years. We offer services including home healthcare, behavioral care, healthcare staffing, personal caregiving, and population health and wellness. Our commitment to compassionate patient care and staffing world-class professionals has paved the way for many rewarding career opportunities in the healthcare industry.

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