RN II/Home Health (900810)
Company: Veritas Global Consulting Group, LLC
Posted on: November 16, 2021
JOB CODE: (900810) RNII - Home Health
LOCATION: Orange County (CA)
Great opportunity to join a trusted leader in home health, hospice,
and infusion pharmacy, helping clients receive the quality care
they need in the comfort of their home. Be a part of a
not-for-profit health system guided by core values of compassion,
dignity, justice, excellence and integrity in everything we do, and
dedicated to restoring the health and well-being of clients and
families at all stages of lifes journey.
The Registered Nurse assesses patients for skilled home health
needs, develops and initiates a plan of care with the physician
approval and provides nursing care, ordered by the physician to
patients in their place of residence. The Registered Nurse
continually re-evaluates the patients nursing needs.
Shift: 8 hour days; full time 80 bi-weekly hours
The Senior Registered Nurse assists in the delivery of clinical
orientation, validation of clinical competency for new and current
caregivers, and provides new caregiver observation of clinical
experiences. The Senior Registered Nurse is able to apply best
practices, adult learning principles, coaching and mentoring skills
in order to foster the growth and learning of caregivers. Senior
Registered Nurses also provide direct patient care for a diverse
community, as scheduling permits.
Demonstrates knowledge and competency in performing
baseline-nursing skills, including assessment, wound care, catheter
care and infusion. Maintains clinical competencies according to
Completes comprehensive assessments, including OASIS items,
accurately and timely at specific time-points as defined by
regulation and agency policy.
Develops a plan of care, in collaboration with the patient,
family/caregiver and physician orders including frequency and
duration of nursing visits, specific care or treatments to be
provided, appropriate goals, medications, other disciplines needed
and discharge plan.
Documents the comprehensive assessment and plan of care in the EHR
and synchronizes by 10:00AM the following day.
Implements and provides nursing care, treatment, and services
according to the plan of care and accepted standards of care,
including patient educations and any IV or other medications
required to be administered by the nurse.
Communicates changes in patient status, patient issues and concerns
and changes in orders to the Physician, Clinical Manager and
Clinical Supervisor according to agency guidelines.
Practices infection control and universal precautions for self and
others in patient care activities.
Advocate for quality patient outcomes communicating with
authorization nurses and community vendors timely.
Maintains patient rights and dignity. Assures the care of the dying
patient, optimizing his/her comfort and dignity.
Effectively establishes priorities and delegates responsibilities
appropriately when supervising the LVN and the CHHA.
Meets the productivity standards of the organization.
Senior Registered Nurse:
Facilitates coordinated transitions from orientation program to
independence within targeted goals.
Tracks required orientation progress and provides progress to
Clinical Educator and Clinical Leaders.
Conducts new caregivers competency assessment and validates
competencies throughout the orientation period.
Validates the ongoing competencies of current clinical caregivers
as directed by the Clinical Educator.
Reviews Orientation Module content and skills with new caregivers
to determine level of understanding and re-educates as
Provides patient centered care and coordination of care for a
patient population with diverse community-based healthcare needs to
Develops comprehensive and patient-centered plan of care
Uses clinical evidence-based protocols and technology as identified
by standard scope of practice and disease processes.
Provides disease specific education and self-management strategies
for patients to achieve an optimal patient independence.
Follows physician ordered plan of care and facilitates changes to
the plan of care as needed to achieve desired patient outcomes.
Identifies risk for acute hospitalization and proactively prevents
Coordinates care across the continuum as a patient advocate.
Provides supervision and care plan development for service line
Participates in interdisciplinary team meetings and case
conferencing to ensure patient quality care, patient advocacy,
utilization and outcomes.
Makes recommendations related to training and skill development to
clinical education team.
Provides comprehensive and constructive feedback for
Responsible for OASIS and/or review and accuracy.
Serves in the capacity of Start of Care and or home visits when
schedule allows. As such, admits patients to service, completing
appropriate clinical documentation under the Clinical Managers
direction. Assesses individual status and care/instruction needed
by the patient.
Conducts supervisory visits as needed.
Maintains/enhances clinical practice skills by attending,
participating in/conducting caregiver development/continuing
Instructs and monitors the work of orientees in the aspects of
clinical nursing relative to assigned area; educates nursing
orientees concerning nursing policies and procedures.
Collaborates with Educator in planning and structuring orientation
program to meet the individual orientees needs; plans daily
assignments for orientees.
Assists Educator in planning, presenting, evaluating and revising
the caregiver development activities and nursing policies and
Effective communication skills (verbal and written).
Ability to respond to common inquiries or complaints, regulatory
agencies or members of the business community.
Flexibility to adapt to new and changing situations; participates
as a team-player to support your team and Agency needs.
Demonstrates customer service skills.
Participate in weekend, on-call, and holiday rotation.
Senior RN: Annual Senior Level competencies
More than one (1+) year of professional nursing experience
Current California RN license
CA Drivers License with current automobile liability insurance
Current Basic Life Support/CPR certification
IV and Central lines experience
Experience with wound care, including use of negative pressure
Home Health field experience
The above statements reflect the general duties considered
necessary to describe the principal functions of the job as
identified and shall not be considered as a detailed description of
all the work requirements that may be inherent in the position.
For consideration, please send us your CV/resume in MS Word format
only. If there is a viable match, one of our consultants will
contact you within 24-48 hours. To ensure that our response to your
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