Registered Nurse Home Health AdventHealth Zephyrhills
Location Address: 7050 Gall Boulevard Zephyrhills, Florida 33541
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You Will Be Responsible For:
Comply with all department policies, procedures, practices and standards of care.
Admit new patients according to Department procedure.
Performs a comprehensive patient assessment, develop and implement an individual patient care plan based on ongoing interpretation of physiological, psychological, sociological deficits affecting the state of health of the patient.
Evaluates patient progress toward care plan goals.
Coordinates the activities of health team members to provide comprehensive care and continuity of services and conducts team meetings.
Supervise and plan Home Health Aide activities appropriate to individual patient care requirements and in accordance with department policy.
Supervise LPN activities appropriate to individual patient care requirements and in accordance with department policy.
Demonstrates effective communication skills with all team member, patients and families.
Maintains clinical record information in accordance with established standards and within established time frames.
Prepare and submits schedule daily.
Demonstrate cost-effective practices.
Participate in the review process and the agency performance improvement program.
Participate in orientation, in-service and staff meetings as scheduled.
Report pertinent observations to attending physician, change patient care plan as directed.
Provide patient education, medication administration, wound management, infusion management, ostomy management, etc., perform appropriate dressing changes as ordered by physician while utilizing appropriate hand hygiene practices and obtains orders for all products used.
Secures patient confidentiality by protecting patient information on and off duty.
Displays flexibility in accepting assignment changes and readily accepts assignment and patient care responsibilities including participation in weekend/after-hours coverage and call rotation.
Develop professional and clinical skills through attendance at staff development meetings, pertinent educational activities and professional affiliations.
Complete related tasks as assigned by the Supervisor, Manager or Director.
Maintains current drivers license, automobile insurance and BLS.Qualifications
What You Will Need:
Demonstrated knowledge of nursing theory, skills and practice.
Problem solving abilities.
Positive interpersonal communication skills.
Team and customer service oriented.
Basic computer skills required.
IV therapy skills desirable.
Venipuncture skills desirable.
Graduate of an approved school of professional nursing
Minimum of (1) year of clinical experience in Medical/Surgical nursing
Perform the initial assessment of the patient and caregiver for the appropriateness of and acceptance for home health services; establishment and periodic review of the plan of care; implementation of medical treatment when ordered; referral follow-up, provision of, evaluation of and supervision of care; coordination of services given by other health care providers and documentation of all activities and findings. Completes documentation according to Organizational Policies and Regulatory guidelines, performs home visits as ordered. Continued employment is contingent upon your ability to perform job duties as outline in this job description.