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Registered Nurse, RN, Home Care, Per Diem

Company: Grand View Hospital
Location: Sellersville
Posted on: August 3, 2022

Job Description:

OverviewGrand View Health, which includes Bucks County's first hospital, has provided residents of Bucks and Montgomery counties with comprehensive health-care services since 1913. Now a century strong, Grand View offers a range of inpatient and outpatient care-particularly emphasizing the areas of surgery and orthopedics, women's and children's health, heart and vascular care, and cancer treatment. Our colleagues enjoy the best of both worlds by working for a high-quality, low-cost health-care provider in a collaborative, community environment. Help us build this new era of wellness and lead our community to a healthier future.ResponsibilitiesOur Registered Nurse, RN, in Home Care provide skilled nursing care in the patient's home and demonstrates competent knowledge and skills to assure care is appropriate to the adolescent, adult and geriatric patients served. The Registered Nurse understands and employs professional nursing skills consistent with standards of Nurse Practice Act of PA and Grand View Home Care's policies and procedures. The essential functions of the Registered Nurse are:Essential Functions:Possess and practice appropriate physical assessment skills, including assessment of the adolescent, adult and geriatric patient, family and home situation. Makes initial evaluation visit. Provides ongoing assessment of patient's condition and nursing needs. Prioritizes patient's problems or needs according to urgency to reflect the physical, psychological, emotional and spiritual aspects of care of the patient. Completes OASIS assessments per Medicare guidelines.Fulfills on call responsibilities when assigned.Acts as a case manager to coordinate all home care services. Supervises Home Health Aides.Clarifies and implements physician orders and nursing care plan according to established standards.Performs medication reconciliation and instructs patient/family in medication use and precautions.Develops and revises an individualized plan of care and sets mutually acceptable goals with patient/patient's family.Documents according to departmental standards.Schedule:This is a Per Diem position that is committed. Minimum requirement each month is 10 visits, every 4th weekend, and two holidays a year. The hours are Monday - Friday 8:00AM - 4:30PM.QualificationsEducation and Experience:Vocational diploma Nursing Diploma minimum requirement required 1 year to 3 years Nursing Experience - Med Surg or Home CareBSN, PreferredLicense and certifications:Registered Nurse in PA - Licensed, required upon hireBasic Life Support (BLS) - required upon hireNon- Clinical Drivers License - PA - required upon hireAutomobile insurance coverage - required upon hireResponsibilities Monday through Friday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm as needed; Every 4th weekend; 2 holidays per year. Minimum requirement per month of 10 visits.

Keywords: Grand View Hospital, Bethlehem , Registered Nurse, RN, Home Care, Per Diem, Healthcare , Sellersville, Pennsylvania

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