We are the fastest growing top health care company in LA and to continue to grow we are seeking a Registered Nurse that will provide a full range of in-home medical, rehabilitative, custodial, and companionship services to individuals and families throughout the Greater Los Angeles, CA area. Our services are customized to suit the specific needs and concerns of each patient as closely as possible. We are proud to offer the highest quality in-home care available and strive to deliver professional, affordable, and compassionate services centered on the well-being of our patients. We are rapidly growing and looking for a highly motivated and professional RN Field nurse to join our team! The successful candidate is driven, organized, and embodies excellent communication skills. The Registered Nurse plans, organizes and directs home care services and is experienced in nursing. The professional nurse builds from the resources of the community to plan and direct services to meet the needs of individuals and families within their home and communities.
Completes an initial assessment of patient and family to determine home care needs. Provides a complete physical assessment and history of current and previous illness(es)
Regularly re-evaluates patient nursing needs
Initiates the plan of care and makes necessary revision as patient status and needs change
Uses health assessment data to determine nursing diagnosis
Develops a care plan, which establishes goals based on nursing diagnosis and incorporates therapeutic, preventive, and rehabilitative nursing actions. Includes the patient and the family in the planning process.
Initiates appropriate preventive and rehabilitative nursing procedures. Administers medications and treatments as prescribed by the physician
Counsels the patient and family in meeting nursing and related needs
Provides health care instructions to the patient as appropriate per assessment and plan of care
Identifies discharge planning needs as a part of the care plan development and implements prior to discharge of the patient
Acts as a Case Manager when assigned by Clinical Supervisor/ Nursing Supervisor and assumes responsibility to coordinate patient care for assigned caseload.
Registered nurse with current license to practice professional nursing in CA
Graduate of a National League for Nursing accredited school of nursing
Maintains a current CPR certification
Must be a licensed driver with an automobile that is insured in accordance with state/ or organization requirements and is in good working order
Minimum of 2 yrs experience, at least 1 yr of which is in the area of public health or home care nursing is preferred
Self-directed and able to work with minimal supervision
Demonstrates excellent observation, problem solving, verbal and written communication skills; nursing skills per competency checklist
Shows ability to organize and prioritize workload independently
Management experience not required. Responsible for supervising Licensed Vocational Nurses and Certified Home Health Aides
Prolonged or considerable walking or standing, able to lift position and or transfer patients. Able to lift supplies and equipment. Considerable reaching, stooping, bending, kneeling, or crouching. Visual acuity and hearing to perform required nursing skills
Los Angeles, California , 90048
DOE, Full Time+Benefits and/or Per Diem
Sep 7th, 2017