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Skilled Nurse For HOME HEALTH AND HOSPICE!

Skilled Nurse For HOME HEALTH AND HOSPICE!
RN - Home Care
Chicago, IL
Per Diem
Midwest Healthcare Provider Inc

Midwest Healthcare Provider Inc

Midwest Healthcare Providers, Inc is a 5 star home health agency. Our patients are 90% located on the west and south side of Chicago, Including patients in the south suburban area. WeCare Hospice agency is another great company to work for and is looking for hospice nursing staff to care for patients in the Chicago area, which includes Waukegan and North side areas. If you want to be open to caring for patients who needs assistance, THIS IS THE PLACE FOR YOU. We offer competitive compensation, per patient visits at $60 per visit.
$60/hour

Job Details

Description

Skilled Nurse For HOME HEALTH AND HOSPICE!

1. Provides services in accordance with the plan of care.
2. Makes the initial evaluation visit and regularly reevaluates the patient’s nursing needs.
3. Initiates the plan of care and necessary revisions.
4. Provides those services requiring substantial specialized nursing skills.
5. Initiates appropriate preventive and rehabilitative nursing procedures.
6. 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.
7. Coordinates services.
8. Informs personnel of changes in the condition and needs of the patient.
9. Counsels the patient and family/significant others in meeting nursing and related needs.
10. Participates in and presents inservice programs.
11. Understands and adheres to established Agency policies and procedures.
12. Processes orders and notifies physician of patient needs and changes in condition. Completes certification/recertification orders and discharge summaries.
13. Determines the amount and type of nursing needed by each individual patient.
14. Refers to Physical Therapist, Speech Language Pathologist, Occupational Therapist and Medical Social Worker those patients requiring their specialized skills.
15. Supervises and teaches other nursing personnel.
16. Conducts patient care conferences on patients assigned to his/her care.
17. Participates in peer review and Quality Assurance and Performance Improvement as assigned.
18. Gives total patient care as needed.
19. Takes on-call duty nights, weekends and holidays, as assigned.
20. Completes and submits OASIS assessments, reassessments, transfers, resumptions of care, discharges and significant change in condition in accordance with Agency defined time frames.
22. Appropriately utilizes ICD-10 codes.

Requirements
1. Graduate of an approved school of professional nursing and currently licensed in the state(s) in which practicing.
2. Two (2) years’ nursing experience in a hospital setting
3. One (1) year nursing experience in a home health/hospice setting
4. Acceptance of philosophy and goals of this Agency.
5. Ability to exercise initiative and independent judgment
Location
Chicago, Illinois 60641
Profession
Registered Nurse
Specialty
Home Health
Employment Type
Per Diem
Compensation
$60/hour
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