Registered Nurse (RN)

Senior Helpers - Salem, OR
Salem, OR, US
Aug 25, 2017
Sep 25, 2017
Contract Type
Job Description

Senior Helpers, a national home care company is seeking part time and full time Registered Nurses with a great attitude and a heart for seniors.
We are looking for a caring and responsible individual to oversee the care of clients, monitor caregivers and perform nursing assessments.
If you are passionate about helping others and would like to work with an organization that provides exceptional in home health care to those who need it the most, then Senior Helpers may be the perfect fit for you!
Job Duties:
* Assess patients condition during every visit and chart your observations
* Perform evaluation tasks, including vital signs and medication review
* Administer medication as prescribed by the patients Physician
* Dress or redress open wounds and assess progress of healing
* Educate patients and their families on proper home health care strategies and procedures
* Coordinate with client services and anyone else involved in the patients care plan
* Provide palliative care as needed to keep the patient comfortable
* Make recommendations for devices or tools that might improve the patients quality of life
* Listen to the patient and respond to concerns or requestsRequirements:
* State registered nurse license required
* 2+ years experience required
* Excellent communication and time-management skills
* Compassionate and friendly demeanor
* Ability to travel to multiple patients per dayPay Rate: DOE

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