Registered Nurse RN - Home Health - Full Time - North Valley

Employer
Pegasus Home Health Care, Inc.
Location
North Hills, CA, US
Salary
Competitve
Posted
Aug 30, 2017
Closes
Sep 30, 2017
Ref
62963d8f3
Specialty
Home Health
Contract Type
Permanent
Job Description

Pegasus Home Health Care, a Joint Commission Accredited organization, has been delivering exceptional home health care since 1994. A contemporary organization, we pride ourselves on winning patient outcomes with an outstanding reputation of providing quality care. As a leader in the industry, Pegasus sets high standards achieved by some of the finest professionals in the business whose one main goal is improving the lives of patients and their families.

Excellent compensation and benefits provided to full-time employees.

Pegasus is currently seeking Registered Nurses (RN's) to provide care for home bound patients in the areas of: The North Valley,Chatsworth, Granada Hills, Northridge, North Hills, San Fernando, Mission Hills, Pacoima, Panorama City, Tujunga, Sun Valley, Sunland, Lake View Terrace, Sylmar.

Essential Job Functions/Responsibilities/Patient Care:

  1. Completes an initial assessment of patient and family to determine home care needs.
  2. Provides a complete physical assessment and history of current and previous illness(es).
  3. Regularly re-evaluates patient nursing needs.
  4. Initiates the plan of care and makes necessary revisions as patient status and needs change.
  5. Uses health assessment data to determine nursing diagnosis.
  6. Develops a care plan, which establishes goals based on nursing diagnosis and incorporates therapeutic, preventive, and rehabilitative nursing actions. Includes the patient and the family in the planning process.
  7. Initiates appropriate preventive and rehabilitative nursing procedures. Administers medications and treatments as prescribed by the physician.
  8. Counsels the patient and family in meeting nursing and related needs.
  9. Provides health care instructions to the patient as appropriate per assessment and plan.
  10. Identifies discharge planning needs as part of the care plan development and implements prior to discharge of the patient.
Company Description

Pegasus Home Health Care, a Joint Commission Accredited organization, has been delivering exceptional home health care since 1994. A contemporary organization, we pride ourselves on winning patient outcomes with an outstanding reputation of providing quality care. As a leader in the industry, Pegasus sets high standards achieved by some of the finest professionals in the business whose one main goal is improving the lives of patients and their families.

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