HCA, Hospital Corporation of America RN Home Health in Iola, Kansas
Essential Functions: * (Detailed tasks, duties and responsibilities)
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Provides services in accordance with the plan of care.
Makes the initial evaluation visit and regularly reevaluates the patient’s nursing needs.
Initiates the plan of care and necessary revisions.
Provides those services requiring substantial specialized nursing skills.
Initiates appropriate preventive and rehabilitative nursing procedures.
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.
Informs personnel of changes in the condition and needs of the patient.
Counsels the patient and family/significant others in meeting nursing and related needs.
Participates in and presents in-service programs.
Understands and adheres to established Agency policies and procedures.
Processes orders and notifies physician of patient needs and changes in condition. Completes certification/recertification orders and discharge summaries.
Determines the amount and type of nursing needed by each individual patient.
Refers to Physical Therapist, Speech Language Pathologist, Occupational Therapist and Medical Social Worker those patients requiring their specialized skills.
Supervises and teaches other nursing personnel.
Conducts patient care conferences on patients assigned to his/her care.
Participates in peer review and performance improvement as assigned.
Participates in utilization review of medical records as assigned.
Gives total patient care as needed.
Takes on-call duty nights, weekends and holidays, as assigned.
Completes and submits OASIS C-2 assessments, reassessments, and transfers, resumptions of care, discharges and significant change in condition in accordance with Agency defined time frames.
Appropriately utilizes ICD-10 codes.
- Minimum Requirements: * (Educational and job experience requirements. Knowledge, skills, abilities)
Graduate of an approved school of professional nursing and currently licensed in the state of Kansas
Two (2) years’ nursing experience, preferred
BLS certification required
One (1) year experience in home health nursing, preferred
Acceptance of philosophy and goals of Agency
Ability to exercise initiative and independent judgment
Job: *Nursing - Professional
Title: RN Home Health
Location: Kansas-Iola-SS- Allen County Hospital
Requisition ID: 8200-000736