RN, Home Health - Travel

$3,144 - $3,493 weekly
  • Cynet Health
  • RN, Home Health - Travel
  • Nov 08, 2023
Travel Registered Nurse (RN)

Job Description

12/04/2023
03/02/2024
13 Week(s)
Weekly Pay Range - $3144 To $3493

Position Summary:

  • Home Health RN administers skilled nursing care to patients on an intermittent basis in their place of residence.
  • This is performed in accordance with physician orders and plan of care under the direction and supervision of the Director of Clinical Services/Nursing Supervisor.
  • May work at Home Health
  • Care’s office, patient’s residences, and may require traveling time.

Reports To:

  • Director of Clinical Services/Nursing Supervisor of contracted medical facility.
  • Cynet Health Director of Nursing

Job Requirements

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Demonstrate knowledge of home health regulatory standards and policies of agency.
  • Complete a thorough nursing assessment on admission.
  • Initiates the plan of care and necessary revisions.
  • Performs initial evaluation on patient visit and reevaluates the patient’s nursing needs on succeeding visits.
  • Provide services or treatments requiring substantial and specialized nursing skill according with the written patient care plan and the signed plan of treatment
  • Performs services in accordance with the plan of care.
  • Prepares clinical and progress notes for each patient visit and summaries of care conferences on his/her patients in a timely manner as per Agency policy.
  • Coordinates services.
  • Counsels the patient and family/significant others in meeting nursing and related needs.
  • Participates in and presents in-service programs.
  • Processes orders and notifies physician of patient needs and changes in condition.
  • Completes certification/recertification orders and discharge summaries.
  • Refers to Physical Therapists, Speech Pathologist, Occupational Therapist and Medical Social
  • Worker those patients requiring their specialized skills.
  • Supervises and teaches other nursing personnel.
  • Conducts patient care conferences on patient assigned to his/her care.
  • Is available for on-call duty nights, weekends and holidays, as assigned.
  • May supervise Licensed Practical Nurses and Home Health Aides.
  • Assist the patients in day to day activities like bathing, dressing and general grooming.
  • Assisting in movement of the patient using wheelchairs performing exercises and physiotherapy treatments.

Specialty

Home Healthcare Nursing