Registered Nurse

Company: Via Christi Home Health

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Job Description Weekend and Evening PRN Shift for Home Health Registered Nurse in Pittsburg, KS

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         Via Christi Home Health is a proud member of Ascension at Home, a leading provider in the delivery of compassionate patient-centered healthcare services including home health, infusion therapy and hospice.Formed in 2014, Ascension Health at Home is a national partnership between Ascension Health and Evolution Health. The partnership includes all Ascension-affiliated home health, hospice, home infusion therapy and private duty/supportive care services. 

    Primary functions are to plan, develop, implement, evaluate, organize and direct home care services with the interdisciplinary team including physician, patient/family, and referring agency; and administer skilled nursing care for clients of all ages in their place of residence and assume the responsibility for the total provision of care.

    • Assesses home health patients to identify the physical, psychosocial, and environmental needs as evidenced by documentation, clinical record, case conference, team report, and evaluations
    • Case manages and provides clinical oversight and direction to the interdisciplinary team, physician, and family
    • Implements/develops/documents the plan of care and revises as necessary
    • Provides care utilizing infection control measures that protect both the staff and the patient (OSHA)
    • Supervises and provides directions to the HHA/LVN to ensure quality and continuity of services provided
    • Assures continuity of quality patient care delivered with appropriate documentation
    • Monitors assigned cases to ensure compliance with requirements of third party payors
    • Performs on-call responsibilities and provides on-call service to patients/families, as assigned
    • Provides effective communication to patient/family, team members, physicians, and other health care professionals
    • Adheres to all company policies and procedures.
    • Adherence to and compliance with information systems security is everyone's responsibility. It is the responsibility of every computer user to: Know and follow Information Systems security policies and procedures. Attend Information Systems security training, when offered. Report information systems security problems.

    Job Requirements

    • Graduate of an accredited college/university, Associate, Diploma, or Baccalaureate School of nursing
    • Current, unencumbered State License as a registered Nurse
    • Current Driver's License
    • Current CPR, negative TB screen and Hepatitis consent/declination

    • Two years of experience as a registered nurse in a clinical care setting, home health preferred.