RN Home Care - 1st shift part time

JOB TITLE: RN

DEPARTMENT: Home Care

SHIFTS: 1st shift

Job Status: PRN - 2 days per week (8:30 - 4:30)

REPORTS TO: Home Care Director

POSITION SUMMARY:

Responsible for providing comprehensive nursing care and services to the residents of Twin Lakes Community.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for maintaining RN licensure.
  • Responsible for providing QA for the Health Care Agency.
  • Open clients to Home Care Services by completing evaluations.
  • Creating and modifying Plans of Care as needed.
  • Responsible for initiation and implementation of comprehensive nursing care to the residents in Home Care. May be required to provide nursing care and/or services to Independent and Assisted Living residents.
  • Responds to or provides follow up on Emergency Calls if needed.
  • Administers medications and treatments according to written physician’s orders, policies, procedures and care plans.
  • Monitors, observes and accurately records nursing care and services provided to the resident and the resident’s response to same.
  • Is knowledgeable in and complies with infection control procedures. Initiates precautionary or isolation infection control procedures when appropriate and reports these measures to supervision.
  • Monitors accuracy and completeness of physician’s orders and the notification of physicians regarding changes in residents’ conditions.
  • Provides counseling to residents’ families as needed and refers specific problems to the appropriate TLC employees as necessary.
  • Completes all necessary documentation on residents and ensures all proper documentation is either sent or retrieved if resident moves from one level of care to another.
  • Oversees and is responsible for care and services provided by CNA’s and assists with scheduling.
  • Inform supervisor and nurses in the appropriate level of care of any changes or concerns with client functioning, health, and overall well-being.

Education and/or Experience:

  • 2-3 years experience in Home Care or Hospice experience desired.
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