RN - Home Health Field Nurse PRN
Company: Pathfinder Home Health
Posted on: August 6, 2022
Pathfinder Home Health is a growing family-owned healthcare
company that supplies in home healthcare services. Pathfinder works
hand in hand with the families we serve to provide outcome oriented
care tailored to put seniors on a path to independent living. At
Pathfinder we recognize that providing exceptional service takes
exceptional clinicians with the talent, energy and professionalism
to ensure that we maximize the quality of life and level of
independence for each patient we serve. Clinicians are needed due
to rapid growth in our Texas offices. These positions will take the
lead in delivering exceptional clinical care with a personal touch.
You will be responsible for the planning, coordinating and delivery
of services in our patient's homes. We offer benefits package
including: United Health Care Medical Insurance Vision and Dental
Insurance Life and Disability Insurance Paid Vacation 6 Personal
Days Available Immediately Holiday Pay 401(k) Available Kinnser EMR
System Job Summary: Primary functions are to coordinate care with
the interdisciplianry team including physicians, patient/family,
and referring agency; to perform admissions, recertifications,
discharges, resumptions of care, and any needed in-home skilled
nursing care for clients of all ages, in their place of residence;
and assumes the responsibility for coordination of care. Job
Qualifications: Education: Graduate of an accredited Diploma,
Associate or Baccalaureate School of Nursing Licensure: Current
Texas State license as a Registered Nurse, current Texas Drivers
License Minimum Experience: One year experience as a Registered
Nurse in a clinical care setting required. Preferred Experience:
Two years or more nursing experiences in clinical care setting and
Home Health Experience Skills: Nursing skills as defined as
generally accepted standards of practice. Good interpersonal
skills. Transportation: Reliable transportation. Valid and current
auto liability insurance Environmental and Working Conditions:
Works in patients home in various conditions; proof of current CPR,
and Hepatitis consent/declination; possible exposure to blood and
bodily fluids and infections diseases; ability to work flexible
schedule; ability to travel locally; some exposure to unpleasant
weather; PRN emergency call. Physical and Mental Effort: Prolonged
standing and walking required, with ability to lift up to 50 lbs
and move patients. Requires working under some stressful conditions
to meet deadlines and patient needs, and to make quick decisions
and resource acquisition; meet patient/family individualized psycho
social needs. Requires hand-eye coordination and manual dexterity.
Essential Functions: Case manage and provide clinical direction to
the interdisciplinary team, physician, and family. Develop,
implement, and document the Plan of Care. Assess home health
patients to identify the physical, psycho social, and environmental
needs as evidenced by documentation, clinical record, case
conference, team report, and evaluations.
Implement/develop/document the plan of care to ensure quality and
continuity of care. Provide care utilizing infection control
measures that protect both the staff and the patient (OSHA).
Supervise and provide clinical directions to the HHA/LVN to ensure
quality and continuity of service provided. Assure continuity of
quality patient care delivered with appropriate documentation.
Monitor assigned cases to ensure compliance with requirements of
third party payor. Demonstrate commitment, professional growth and
competency. Promote Agency philosophy and administrative policies.
Perform on-call responsibilities and provide on-call service to
patients/families as assigned. Provide effective communication to
patient/family, team members, and other health care profession.
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