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Registered Nurse - Home Health - Saginaw - Part Time 9/10/2016

AHAH Saginaw, MI

Company
AHAH
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
91386-en_US
AJE Ref #
576131889
Location
Saginaw, MI
Job Type
Temporary

JOB DESCRIPTION

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Reverence Home Health and Hospice, an Ascension Health at Home Company,



has an immediate opening for a



Registered Nurse in the Saginaw Area.











POSITION SUMMARY:



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.







Essential Duties and Responsibilities:



* 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







Non-Essential Duties and Responsibilities:



* Perform other duties as assigned.







Minimum Qualifications:







Education/Licensing/Certification:



* 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







Experience:



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







Knowledge and Skills:

* Nursing skills as defined as generally accepted standards of practice.

* Good interpersonal skills.