Home Care Nurse
Must be licensed and in good standing in the state of Indiana
Position is located in Fort Wayne and or Columbia City, IN.
Unencumbered RN/LPN valid in IN.
Excellent oral and written communication and presentation skills.
Professional demeanor and appearance.
Proficient skills to promote excellent client relations and customer skills.
Excellent organizational and time management skills.
Must have a phone or a way to communicate to the office daily.
Demonstrate efficient teamwork with the staff.
Support Quality improvement practices.
Perform nursing procedures according to agency policy and procedures, including but not limited to medication administration, Blood Glucose monitoring, trach care, g-tube feeding, personal care, Hoyer lift.
Turns in all required documentation per agency policy.
Provides a safe working environment.
Works under the direction of a RN Case Manager and Director of Nursing.
Monitor reactions and patient progress using observation, assessment, and evaluation skills.
Educate patients and family members according to disease process, medications, POC, treatment options, and home care procedures according to the plan of care.
Report to physician and RN Case Manager of adverse findings.
Follow state and federal regulations.
Comply with HIPAA regulations in and out of the office.
Follow infection control policy in and out of the office.
Document skilled visit according to guidelines.
Maintain patient records according to policy and procedures.
Promote patient centered care.
Perform nursing care for all assigned clients as ordered by the plan of care.
Coordinate and monitor patient care services.
Maintains professional boundaries while providing optimal customer services.
Maintain all confidential information in regards to the clients, employee information and company information.
Attends and actively participates in all mandatory meetings.
MUST accept responsibility for personal and professional development and identifies learning/developmental needs to supervise.
This is not an entire list of duties that you will be responsible for, this just lists some of the various tasks you will be performing.
Must hold unencumbered RN/LPN license.
Must be able to pass a criminal back ground screen.
Must provide a current physical exam, 2 step Mantoux.
Must be available every other weekend.
If you feel this might be a position you would like to talk to someone further about, then we would love to hear from you.