Pediatric Private Duty Nurse RN/LVN

Employer
At Home Healthcare
Location
Henderson, TX, US
Salary
Competitve
Posted
Sep 12, 2017
Closes
Oct 13, 2017
Ref
726550fa2
Specialty
Home Health
Contract Type
Permanent
Job Description

Current Opening:

5 y/o GB CPAP: 2 positions available Monday-Friday 8am-4p and 4pm-12am

10 y/o GB Fri-Sun 9a-7a

Overview:

Responsible for providing quality, comprehensive nursing care in client's home under the direction of a registered nurse. Participate in the development of the plan of care along with other Interdisciplinary team members and report to the director of nursing.

1. Provides excellent and accurate nursing care as outlined in the plan of care established by the physician, registered nurse, and other interdisciplinary team members within scope of practical and vocational nursing.

2. Provides training, assistance, and demonstration to clients in learning appropriate self care techniques.

3. Adheres to nursing care plan or care map and teaching guides on each visit with appropriate documentation.

4. Assist physician and RN Case Manager to modify care plans for clients as necessary.

5. Provides care to clients under supervision of RN Case Manager.

6. Completes visits/shifts as assigned by agency.

7. Responsible for accepting and writing verbal orders from physicians as required; obtain co- signature of RN Case Manager on all verbal orders.

8. Follows up with physician, client, family members, staff, and RN on client problems and concerns. Maintains communication with physician including report of client condition change and accepting verbal orders.

9. Maintains communication with RN Case Manager on all verbal orders.

10. Responsible for ensuring all personal employment records are maintained current and accurate in the human resources record retention system. Maintains current licensure evidence to human resources department along with CPR certificate, TB tests, address and phone number.

11. Completes accurate and timely documentation of care provided.

12. Performs all other duties as requested by supervisor.

Benefits:

Competitive Bi-Weekly Pay

Direct Deposit

Healthcare Benefits

Flexible Schedule

Training Programs

Qualification Requirements:

Minimum Education: Degree earned from an accredited school of vocational nursing.

A current license as a Registered Nurse or as a Vocational Nurse in the state of Texas.

A current CPR certification (Online certification is NOT accepted)

Experience as a RN or LVN in a clinical setting is preferred, but not required.

Must have reliable transportation, as well as valid and current auto liability insurance.

Must submit a negative TB test (completed within the last 12 months of date of hire) or chest x-ray.

Company Description

Mission Statement: Our compassionate team promotes health, healing and wholeness for our neighbors where it matters most, At Home.

At Home Healthcare has been providing home care since 1986. At Home Healthcare has offices located throughout East Texas and the Dallas/ FTW regions, servicing patients and clients in 110 counties. We believe that a team approach to patient care greatly reduces recovery time for acutely ill patients.

Join the At Home Healthcare team! We're always in search of dedicated, caring and compassionate people. We're committed to excellence for our employees and patients/clients. As a team member, you will be equipped with the tools and training to allow you to help make a difference in the lives of the patients we serve.

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