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Alternate Nurse Supervisor

Snelling Staffing Services, LLC Fort Worth ,TX
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description

Alternate Nurse Supervisor

Responsible for overseeing the operations and management of the Texas Home Health Agency in the absence of the Director of Nursing. Responsible for the clinical management and scheduling of services for assigned group of patients. Responsible for providing/performing patient related nursing services.

REQUIREMENTS

A. Education:

1. Graduate of an accredited nursing program.

2. A registered professional nurse licensed and currently registered in the state of Texas and in good standing with the Board of Nursing.

B. Experience

1. 2 years experience in home care or home infusion therapy with management experience within the past 3 years.

2. Experience in pediatric home care or home infusion therapy with management experience within the past 3 years and/or the ability to become competent in pediatric practices associated with pediatric home infusion.

3. Knowledge of ACHC standards and accreditation process.

4. Knowledge of regulatory requirements for home care in Texas.

5. Good communication skills, detail oriented and organized.

6. Good computer skills

C. Fulltime Employment:

1. 32hrs per week.

2. Schedule determined by supervisor

RESPONSIBILITIES

Patient Care Management

1. Coordinate all patient care services for an assigned group of patients with other members of the health care team.

2. Take new referral information and complete the referral intake form. Relay new referral information to case management and pharmacy.

3. Coordinate patient discharge/start of care with referral source/discharge planner.

4. Obtain initial orders/prescription for care. Complete the plan of treatment at the start of care and update as care needs change or every six months.

5. Complete initial telephonic assessment with the patient to determine medical needs, functional limitations and willingness to participate in care.

6. Maintain accurate and complete information in CPR for assigned group of patients including, but not limited to: demographic information, medical information (height and weight, diabetes status, past medical history), nursing care provider, contact persons.

7. The Alternate Nursing Supervisor will assure that the patient's plan of care is implemented as written and updates as the plan changes.

8. The Alternate Nursing Supervisor will assure that patient needs are reassessed by a licensed health care professional when there is a significant change in the patient's condition; when requested by the patient's physician and after discharge from the hospital.

Clinical

1. Provide clinical support to the patient, field staff and pharmacy staff.

2. Based on the initial telephonic assessment and in conjunction with pharmacy, determine the appropriate administration method for prescribed therapy.

3. Transcribes nursing reports into CPR, assures medication updates are done every 6 months and as needed.

4. Participate in case conferences as needed to discuss pending referrals, current patients and clinical issues.

5. Performs skilled nursing visits to all ages of patients.

Operational

1. The Alternate Nursing Supervisor must be available to the agency at all times either in person or by telecommunication.

2. Participate in the company's after hours on call system as needed.

3. Any other responsibility as designated by the employee's supervisor.

Company Description
Snelling Staffing is a full-service workforce solutions provider serving temporary, contract, temp-to-hire and direct-hire staffing needs. Since 1951, Snelling has helped match exceptional people with exceptional opportunities, and we continue to set the standard of excellence in our field. By combining our award-winning history with industry-leading technology, our team has what it takes to connect you with the job opportunity you seek quickly and efficiently.

Snelling is your advocate whether you are a seasoned veteran or a student still trying to determine your career path. We know how stressful and time consuming finding the right job can be. We make it less stressful.

We have job recruitment offices across the United States offering exciting employment opportunities in many business sectors:

• Administrative & Clerical
• Engineering
• Executive Search
• Finance & Accounting
• Hospitality
• Human Resources
• Information Technology
• Legal
• Logistics
• Manufacturing & Light Industrial
• Marketing, Sales & Business Development
• Medical

We can help you work the way you want to work. Whether you are looking for a direct-hire, contract-to-hire or contingent (temporary) employment opportunity, Snelling will help find the right match for you.

Visit www.snelling.com today to find an office near you.

Snelling Staffing Services, LLC

Why Work Here?

We connect Exceptional People with Exceptional Opportunities.

Snelling Staffing is a full-service workforce solutions provider serving temporary, contract, temp-to-hire and direct-hire staffing needs. Since 1951, Snelling has helped match exceptional people with exceptional opportunities, and we continue to set the standard of excellence in our field. By combining our award-winning history with industry-leading technology, our team has what it takes to connect you with the job opportunity you seek quickly and efficiently. Snelling is your advocate whether you are a seasoned veteran or a student still trying to determine your career path. We know how stressful and time consuming finding the right job can be. We make it less stressful. We have job recruitment offices across the United States offering exciting employment opportunities in many business sectors: • Administrative & Clerical • Engineering • Executive Search • Finance & Accounting • Hospitality • Human Resources • Information Technology • Legal • Logistics • Manufacturing & Light Industrial • Marketing, Sales & Business Development • Medical We can help you work the way you want to work. Whether you are looking for a direct-hire, contract-to-hire or contingent (temporary) employment opportunity, Snelling will help find the right match for you. Visit www.snelling.com today to find an office near you.

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