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Weekend Package Registered Nurse Visit

Remote at UnityPoint Health in United States
Posted on April 7, 2021

Job details

Overview:
UnityPoint At Home
BONUS
RN Visit Nurse – Home Health (East/Northeast side of Des moines area)
Weekend Package Friday, Saturday, Sunday 8a-8p ($9 shift differential)
Full Time Benefits
**Eligble for bonus only if external.
Benefits include: Health, Dental, Vision, 401(k) Match, Disability Coverage, Paid Time Off/Holidays, Critical Care Coverage, Parental Leave, Annual Pay Raise and more!!
Perks of working in Home Health:
Monday-Friday schedules with call/weekend rotation
Schedule flexibility
Care for a diverse patient population within your own community
Work independently & have the ability to work remotely
Responsibilities:
Responsibilities:
The Home Care Registered Nurse uses clinical nursing knowledge, physical assessment, teaching and procedural skills to deliver high quality patient care in the patient’s place of residence. The RN contributes to the development of the home health plan of care. The RN delivers patient care directed by the physician as established in the home health plan of care that is consistent with clinical best practices and results in high quality, improved outcomes and exceptional patient experience.
Patient Care/Care Coordination
  • Makes visits to the homes of patients requiring home health nursing services and assumes responsibility for an ongoing interdisciplinary assessment of the patient.
  • Performs initial and comprehensive assessments on all patients in accordance with agency policies and procedures.
  • Performs nursing assessment at each visit in accordance with agency policies and procedures.
  • Provides patient, caregiver and family counseling and education as indicated in the plan of care.
  • Assists the RN Case Manager in the development and ongoing update to a plan of care that specifies the care and services needed to meet patient-specific needs determined during the comprehensive assessment and includes measurable outcomes that will occur as a result of implementing and coordinating the plan of care.
  • Maintains accurate and timely documentation of clinical records and time/travel entries.
Participates in evening, night and weekend coverage to ensure nursing services are accessible to all patients 24 hours a day, 7 days per week (schedules and rotations determined by region).
Qualifications:
Qualifications:
  • Graduate of State Board approved program for Registered Nurses and valid license as RN in state(s) where providing care.
  • One year of nursing experience caring for similar patient population as to be assigned.
  • Valid licensed driver with automobile insurance in accordance with state(s) and/or organizational requirements.
  • Mandatory Reporter: Child & Dependent Adult Abuse.
  • Person Centered Care (PCC) course completion within first 12 months of hire and annual completion of competency validation activities.
  • CPR: Maintain a valid Basic Life Support (BLS) Healthcare Provider Card with Re-certification.
  • Basic knowledge of current, frequently used medications, including modes of administration, actions and side effects.
  • Competency in variety of nursing skills and ability to perform without supervision (NPWT, complex wound care, IV therapy, catheter care, ostomy care, chronic disease management assessment and teaching).

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