ND - RN Home Health - Fargo

Fargo, ND 58104

Posted: 10/09/2019 Employment Type: Travel Specialty : Nursing Professionals Job Number: 13256 Skills: Home Health

ND - RN Home Health - Fargo

Home Health

Home Health

JOB SUMMARY / PURPOSEThe registered nurse plans organizes and directs home health and hospice services and is experienced in nursing with emphasis on community health education/experience. The professional nurse builds from the resources of the community to plan and direct services to meet the needs of individuals and families within their homes and communities.nbspESSENTIAL KEY JOB RESPONSIBILITIES1. Completes an initial assessment of client and family to determine home health needs. Provides a complete physical assessment and history of current and previous illness.nbspRegularly re-evaluates client nursing needs.nbsp2. Initiates the plan of care and makes necessary revisions as client status and needs change.nbsp3. Uses health assessment data to determine nursing diagnosis.nbsp4. Develops a care plan which establishes goals based on nursing diagnosis and incorporates therapeutic preventive and rehabilitative nursing actions. Includes the client and the family in the planning process.nbsp5. Initiates appropriate preventive and rehabilitative nursing procedures. Administers medications and treatments as prescribed by the physician.nbsp6. Counsels the client and family in meeting nursing and related needs.nbsp7. Provides health care instructions to the client as appropriate per assessment and plan of care.nbsp8. Identifies discharge planning needs as part of the care plan development and implements prior to discharge of the client.nbsp9. Acts as Case Manager when assigned by Clinical Supervisor and assumes responsibility to coordinate client care for assigned caseload.nbsp10. Prepares clinical notes and updates the primary physician when necessary and at least every sixty days.nbspnbsp11. Communicates with the physician regarding the client’s needs and reports any changes in the client’s condition obtains/receives physician’s orders as required.12. Participates in on-call duties as defined by the on-call policy.nbsp13. Ensures that arrangements for equipment and other necessary items and services are available.nbsp14. Instructs supervises and evaluates home health aide care providedNON-ESSENTIAL JOB RESPONSIBILITIES1. Other duties as assigned by managementEDUCATION - Graduate of National License for Nursing accredited school of nursingEXPERIENCE - Minimum of two years nursing experienceLICENSE - Maintains a current CPR certification. Current valid driver' s license.Salary dependent on years of experience.

Start Date: 10/7/2019

Shift: Days - Monday - Friday plus on call rotation

Shift Length: Hours

Assignment Length: 1 weeks

Certifications: BLS/BCLS

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