Full-time Registered Nurse (RN) - Fredericksburg, Virginia - NurseRecruiter.com

Permanent Nursing Job in
Fredericksburg , Virginia, 22405

  • Employer: Comfort Keepers
  • Profession: Registered Nurse
  • Specialty: Home Health

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The Registered Nurse (RN) is responsible for the well-being and nursing care of all home health clients assigned to him or her during his or her shift. He or she travels to the clients’ homes and provides nursing services following the patient’s treatment plan or physician’s directions, assesses patients and responds to and reports any changes in condition, distributes and charts medications, and responds to emergencies.

Responsibilities:
• Provides nursing care following established nursing service objectives and standards
• Ensures that all safety and infection control practices are followed
• Distributes and documents mediations (including narcotics) according to established standards and regulations
• Responds to emergency situations, including after-hours emergencies
• Ensures that required documentation is complete and is in compliance with regulations and standards
• Communicates with patients and families regarding treatment and care
• On-call responsibilities
• Complies with all company policies and procedures
• Participates in in-service programs as required by policy
• Participates in team conferences as required
• Participates in Quality Assessment/Improvement activities as indicated
• Supervises and teaches other nursing personnel as appropriate
• Participates in committees as requested
• All other duties as assigned

Job Requirements

• Diploma in Nursing, BSN preferred
• Current unencumbered license as a Registered Nurse in Virginia
• Minimum two years of experience in medical/surgical nursing
• Knowledge of state and local regulations regarding home health care
• Current CPR and First Aid certification
• Excellent computer and Microsoft Office skills
• Excellent communication skills, verbal and written
• Unrestricted driver’s license with a clean driving record
• Reliable transportation and valid automobile insurance

Location

Fredericksburg, Virginia , 22405

Employment Type

Permanent

Employer

Comfort Keepers

Date Posted

Oct 5th, 2017

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