Registered Nurse, Home Health, PRN 9/19/2017
DeKalb Regional Home Health
Fort Payne, AL
JOB DESCRIPTIONAPPLY Unique Opportunity for a Registered Nurse with a Home Health Leader - Become A Senior Advocate! DeKalb Regional Home Health is an exciting joint venture with Almost Family, a leading provider of home health nursing, rehabilitation and personal care services. Our Senior Advocacy Mission raises the bar with programs designed to achieve better outcomes for our patients. For over 30 years, we have developed a culture that fosters innovation, clinical excellence, and integrity.Why consider choosing a career with us? Because we are committed to helping you achieve your goals. As a member of our Senior Advocacy Care Team, we are confident you will achieve more for your career with industry-leading specialty programs that enhance care and promote better outcomes for patients. Receive courses to advance your skills as a geriatric specialist. You will also enjoy the support of a progressive group along with great benefits, competitive pay, and flexible schedule options to fit your lifestyle. If a long tradition of world-class caring is important to you, consider joining our team. You'll feel right at home.
Summary: The registered nurse plans, organizes and directs home care services and is experienced in nursing, with emphasis on community health education/experience. Administers skilled nursing care to patients requiring intermittent professional nursing services. Teaches and supervises the family, and other members of the nursing team. Each staff nurse performs nursing services for residents within a specific area.Requirements:Licenses/Certifications:* Current licensure in state and CPR certification.* Must be a licensed driver with an automobile that is insured in accordance with state/or organization requirements and is in good working order.* Active/current agency health requirements.* Must complete required department competencies to validate and maintain competency.Education/Experience:Education: Graduate of an accredited school of nursing with Associates or Bachelor's degree.Experience: Minimum one (1) year of clinical experience in hospital setting - medical/surgical; with two (2) years community/home health or skilled nursing experience preferred. Management experience not required; but responsible for supervising home health aides.
If you have a passion for seniors, a special place awaits you on our Senior Advocacy Team!
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