San Fernando Valley, CA - Registered Nurse (RN) - Home Health

  • Necnic Group, LLC
  • Cerritos, CA, USA
  • Aug 06, 2021
Full time Registered Nurse

Job Description

Locations – Cerritos, CA

                          Long Beach, CA

                          Los Angeles, CA

                          Malibu, CA

                          Santa Clarita, CA

                          Santa Monica, CA

                          Torrance, CA          

 

Full-time position

Competitive compensation and benefits package

Relocation assistance available

 

 

In this position you will:

 

-Implement and maintain established department, unit, administrative, and clinical policies/procedures for patient care, safety, and infection control

-Participate in improving organizational performance activities as assigned

-Conduct initial and ongoing patient assessment with attention to the patient's physical, emotional, psychosocial, functional, home environment, and spiritual needs

-Develop and implement individualized plan of care for each patient

-Develop and teach individualized patient education according to assessed learning needs

-Provide care to patients in the home and consults with other specialists as indicated

-Assess each patient's clinical condition per unit/dept standards and report changes as appropriate

-Administer prescribed medications and treatments according to physician orders and/or approved protocols

-Collaborate and communicate with other personnel and physicians to optimize patient care according to the plan of care

-Coordinate and provide the necessary equipment/supplies needed for patient care

-Document in a clear, concise, and organized manner to ensure the accuracy of the medical record to include updating the patient plan of care and medication profile

-Provide direction to team members to coordinate care of assigned patients and problem-solve patient care issues

-Assist patient/family in discharge planning and continuity of care after home health, i.e., how/where to obtain supplies, services from community resources, outpatient clinics

-Orient and educate new employees and students as assigned

-Prepare patients for scheduled procedures and assists physicians as needed

-Demonstrate sensitivity to each patient's comfort, safety, and privacy needs

-Activate the chain of command and to follow through on complaints, incidents, ethical concerns, or unusual occurrences

-Participate in meetings, case conferences, educational events, license/certification renewals, and professional associations as appropriate to nursing specialty

 

 

Qualifications:

California Licensed Registered Nurse

Current California Driver License

1 year of RN experience