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Providence Registered Nurse - Home Health - Up to $10k Hiring Bonus in Anaheim, California

Description

We are looking for a Registered Nurse II for the Home Health Direct Department at Home Health Agency.

Location: Anaheim, CA

Work Schedule: Full Time - 80 Biweekly Hours

Shift: Pay Per Visit Employee

$10,000 Hiring Bonus for eligible external candidates who meet all conditions for payment - this is in addition to the fantastic benefits and compensation package offered by Providence that begin on your first day of employment.

Job Summary:

The Registered Nurse assesses patients for skilled home health needs, develops and initiates a plan of care with the physician approval and provides nursing care, ordered by the physician to patients in their place of residence. The Registered Nurse continually re-evaluates the patients nursing needs.

Essential Functions:

  • Demonstrates knowledge and competency in performing baseline-nursing skills, including assessment, wound care, catheter care and infusion. Maintains clinical competencies according to agency standards.

  • Completes comprehensive assessments, including OASIS items, accurately and timely at specific time-points as defined by regulation and agency policy.

  • Develops a plan of care, in collaboration with the patient, family/caregiver and physician orders including frequency and duration of nursing visits, specific care or treatments to be provided, appropriate goals, medications, other disciplines needed and discharge plan.

  • Documents the comprehensive assessment and plan of care in the EHR and synchronizes by 10:00AM the following day.

  • Implements and provides nursing care, treatment and services according to the plan of care and accepted standards of care, including patient educations and any IV or other medications required to be administered by the nurse.

  • Communicates changes in patient status, patient issues and concerns and changes in orders to the Physician, Clinical Manager and Clinical Supervisor according to agency guidelines.

  • Practices infection control and universal precautions for self and others in patient care activities.

  • Advocate for quality patient outcomes communicating with authorization nurses and community vendors timely.

  • Maintains patient rights and dignity. Assures the care of the dying patient, optimizing his/her comfort and dignity.

  • Effectively establishes priorities and delegates responsibilities appropriately when supervising the LVN and the CHHA.

  • Meets the productivity standards of the organization.

Skills:

  • Effective communication skills (verbal and written).

  • Ability to respond to common inquiries or complaints, regulatory agencies or members of the business community.

  • Flexibility to adapt to new and changing situations; participates as a team-player to support your team and Agency needs.

  • Demonstrates customer service skills.

  • Participate in weekend, on-call and holiday rotation.

  • Senior Registered Nurse: Annual Senior Level competencies.

Minimum Position Requirements:

Education:

  • Education to meet certification, license or registration requirement.

  • Senior Registered Nurse: Completes Senior Level program within 6 months of employment

Experience: 1 year Professional nursing experience.

Licenses/Certifications:

  • Current California RN license.

  • CA Driver's License.

  • Current automobile liability insurance.

  • Current Basic Life Support.

Preferred Position Qualifications:

Experience:

  • IV and Central lines experience.

  • Experience with wound care including use of negative pressure devices.

  • Home health field experience.

About Providence

At Providence, our strength lies in Our Promise of “Know me, care for me, ease my way.” Working at our family of organizations means that regardless of your role, we’ll walk alongside you in your career, supporting you so you can support others. We provide best-in-class benefits and we foster an inclusive workplace where diversity is valued, and everyone is essential, heard and respected. Together, our 120,000 caregivers (all employees) serve in over 50 hospitals, over 1,000 clinics and a full range of health and social services across Alaska, California, Montana, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas and Washington. As a comprehensive health care organization, we are serving more people, advancing best practices and continuing our more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable.

Requsition ID: 106430
Company: Providence Jobs
Job Category: Patient Care (Non-Acute)
Job Function: Clinical Care
Schedule: Full time
Shift: Day
Career Track: Nursing
Department: 7530 HOME HEALTH CARE SERVICES CA ANAHEIM HOMEHEALTH
Address: CA Anaheim 200 W Center St Promenade

Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.