RN Intake Nurse - Home Health - Weekend Program - $7 per hour differential, benefits eligible

Location
Waukesha, WI
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Sep 15, 2017
Closes
Oct 15, 2017
Specialty
Home Health
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
ProHealth Home Care one of Wisconsin's most comprehensive sources of medical care and hospice care provided in the home. We provide a seamless continuum of care for people of all ages. Residential hospice care is offered at ProHealth AngelsGrace Hospice, a beautiful, 15-bed  hospice nestled on eight scenic acres in Oconomowoc. ProHealth Care also offers quality in-home hospice care and in-home skilled nursing care. We are state-licensed, Medicare-certified and accredited by the Joint Commission.

 

Our highly skilled nurses provide a wide array of services, including medication education and management, injections and intravenous therapy, wound care, nutritional counseling, bowel and bladder management and much more. Physical, occupational and speech therapists address home safety concerns, strengthening and rehabilitation needs. Our licensed social workers offer assistance with community resources, financial assistance and supportive care and counseling to patients and families.

 

​Hours: 7am-7pm Saturday and Sunday, 3 weekends per month, holiday rotation

Full Time / Part Time: Part Time with Benefits

FTE: 0.45

The RN Intake Nurse coordinates the intake of new patients to the Home Health and Hospice agency. This individual  assists in planning for services, responds to requests for information on home care and hospice services, triages calls coming into the office or answering service from patients, caregivers, medical providers or referral sources during business and non-business hours. The RN Intake Nurse will also function as a liaison with various inpatient facility discharge-planning departments, coordinating referrals to the home health agency.

 

 Qualifications:

  • Bachelors in Nursing preferred, Associates degree in Nursing required

  • Wisconsin RN License required

  • Minimum of 2 years nursing experience

  • Homecare experience preferred

ProHealth Care, one of the largest employers in Waukesha County, offers work that is challenging and rewarding. The organization is dedicated to providing the highest quality service to our patients and their families and treats each individual with respect – the way they should be treated. ProHealth Care supports a Just Culture, one that encourages an open learning environment and maintaining safe systems. We have high expectations for those who join our team of nearly 5,000 employees. In return, we offer exceptional career opportunities in a dynamic, health care system where the contributions of every team member are valued.

 

ProHealth Care is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to an inclusive work environment and values the perspectives of our people. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

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