Home Health RN Weekend - Baylor - $20,000 Sign On Bonus - FT
Location: Oak Park
Posted on: September 9, 2021
AccentCare is looking
exceptional care in the
We are committed to
quality patient outcomes—delivering evidence-based
the home—and providing comprehensive training
to further develop our
staff along with continuing
education and promotional opportunities.
Come join the
AccentCare team and Make A
Difference every day.
Responsible for maintaining the delivery of quality patient care by
assuring that the Patient Care Plan is followed. The position
combines the activities of direct and indirect patient care and
provides direct care to pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric
patients. The Staff Nurse directs CHHAs and CNAs in patient care
tasks, performs patient assessments, develops patient care plans,
evaluates the plan effectiveness, modifies it as appropriate and
documents all patient care provided.
As a RN Case Manager, Weekends, you
Be responsible for promoting and maintaining optimal client care;
diagnosing and providing treatment for human responses to actual or
potential health problems.
Make the initial nursing evaluation visit.
Re-evaluate the client's nursing needs as required.
Initiate the plan of care and necessary revisions.
Provide those services requiring substantial special skills within
nurse’s scope of Practice Act.
Assign, supervise and teach other clinical personnel, including
written para-professional orders and supervision.
Initiate appropriate preventative and rehabilitative nursing
Inform the physician and other personnel of changes in the client's
condition and needs.
Counsel and instruct the client and family in meeting nursing and
Prepare clinical and progress notes.
Participate in in-service training programs.
Possess the ability to carry out job requirements as instructed and
without on-site supervision.
Assist in coordinating all services provided.
Refer to appropriate community resources for continuity of client
Participate in required clinical team conferences with other home
Perform other duties as assigned in whatever capacity the patients'
condition, census, and staffing level requires including rotating
work schedule with other RNs, i.e. weekend, on-call and holiday
Maintain effective communication with patients, caregivers and
referral sources as well as field and office staff.
Ensure written communications are clear and concise.
Comply with applicable legal requirements, standards, policies and
procedures including, but not limited to the Compliance Program:
Code of Conduct, HIPAA and Documentation Standards.
Participate in required orientation and periodic retraining related
to the Compliance Program: Code of Conduct, Documentation Standards
Report concerns and suspected incidences of non- compliance using
the AccentCare Reporting Process.
Cooperate with monitoring and audit functions and
Participate, as requested, in process improvement
Requirements of Qualified Candidates:
Registered Nurse with current licensure to practice nursing in the
Registered Nurse with minimum (1) year of experience
Possess and maintain current CPR certification
Bachelor's degree in nursing, preferred
Has sufficient verbal and communication skills to perform required
tasks per competency checklist.
Has sufficient endurance to perform tasks over long periods of work
Ability to work with and supervise home health aides.
Visual acuity and hearing to perform required nursing
Must be a licensed driver with an automobile that is insured in
accordance with state/or
Organization requirements and is in good working order.
Travel to all business locations
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