Pathways Home Health, Hospice & Private Duty

Registered Nurse (RN)-Admissions/Visit Home Health

US-CA-Campbell | US-CA-San Jose | US-CA-Milpitas | US-CA-Gilroy | US-CA-Los Gatos | US-CA-Morgan Hill | US-CA-Saratoga
ID
2201
Category
Nurse: Home Health
Type
Full-Time 40 hours per week
Pathways Home Health and Hospice
Shift
Day: 8:30am- 5pm

Description

OVERVIEW:

Come explore the exciting opportunity to contribute within a growing organization!  Pathways Home Health & Hospice is celebrating over 40 years of service in the Greater Bay Area and has an immediate job opening.  We currently have an excellent opportunity for a Home Health Admissions/ Visit Registered Nurse (RN).  

 

AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY:

The Home Health Admissions/ Visit Registered Nurse (RN) is responsible for providing skilled nursing care to patients and their families in coordination and collaboration with the assigned Clinical Team Manager. The ideal candidate demonstrates expertise in admitting patients, excels at the admissions process including same-day electronic documentation and is flexible to accomplish admission with time, travel time or geographic constraints. This clinician provides and documents skilled care on all visits (includes skilled observation of the patient's condition, skilled care and procedures and teaching of the patient and/or family). He or she documents observations, clinical findings, problems, skilled interventions, goals, discharge plans, and supervises Home Health Aides. They also perform re-certifications, resumption of care, transfers, discharges, along with initial admission visits.This is all done in coordination with other members of the home care team. This individual also performs other duties as assigned consistent with skills and training for this position in alignment with the goals and mission of Pathways Home Health & Hospice. 

 

QUALIFICATIONS: 

  • Graduate of an NLN accredited nursing school.
  • Current California Registered Nurse (RN) license.
  • Minimum one year hospice or home health experience.
  • Meets competencies per Pathways guidelines.
  • Demonstrates experience admitting patients in all settings to Pathways services.
  • Excellent clinical skills and demonstrated ability to manager time well.
  • Documentation skills must meet agency standards.
  • Good organization skills
  • Good teaching skills.
  • Maintains IV competency.
  • Positive attitude and ability to confront problems constructively.
  • Must be highly motivated, self-directed, flexible, and able to work well and participate in a multidisplinary team setting.
  • Demonstrates willingness and ability to work with electronic input and telecommunication devices.
  • Current California driver's license and automobile insurance.
  • Current CPR Certificate.

 

 

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