Field RN / LVN

Employer
Prestige Care Health Services, Inc.
Location
Houston, TX, US
Salary
Competitve
Posted
Aug 28, 2017
Closes
Sep 30, 2017
Ref
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Specialty
LPN / LVN
Contract Type
Permanent
Job Description

We are seeking Field RN's/LVN's to join our team!You will be responsible for delivering high quality care to assignedpatients.

Field RN/LVN duties include:

  • Provides leadership in coordinating, promoting and maintaining high standards for the delivery of quality care to the patient by all members of the patient care team.
  • Makes initial visits, processes orders, notifies physician of patient needs and changes in condition.
  • Initiates care, completes certification/recertification orders, and discharge summaries.
  • Determines the amount and type of nursing needed by each individual patient.
  • Regularly re-evaluates needs of the patients.
  • Teaches and counsels the patient and family/significant others regarding the nursing care needs and other related problems of the patient at home.

Field RN/LVN

Must hold a Texas Nursing License

  • Minimum one year home care nursing experience preferred, but minimum two years acute care nursing in hospital or long term care may be substituted
  • CPR certification
  • Able to work in a team relationship with peers and supervisors as well as the ability to work with little face-to-face supervision on a daily basis
  • Flexible and cooperative in fulfilling role obligation
  • Empathy for and understanding of the needs of the ill, injured, frail, elderly and impaired
  • Dependable means of transportation to assignments

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