Assesses and formulates a plan of care for clients in their homes that includes social, emotional, and physical needs. Provides nursing care to clients according to physician orders and regulations. Provides teaching and training to client / family / caregiver as appropriate. Respects clients' property. Maintains clients' self-esteem, privacy and confidentiality of personal information, adhering to HIPAA guidelines. Provides clients with opportunities for independence and choice consistent with their care plans. Assures physician's orders are processed and physicians notified in a timely manner. Observes clients; documents observations and care provided to client. Explains procedures before and during cares. Notifies family or equipment vendors of problems with equipment. Utilizes appropriate bag techniques.