MT - Home Health/Hospice RN- $47.77 /HR **13 WEEK** - Livingston

Company: Lighthouse Medical Staffing
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Location: Livingston, USA

JOB SUMMARY: Patient-centered Nursing Care and Case Management of Home Care and Hospice patients in the home setting. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS, DUTIES, AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Administer skilled nursing care and case management in the home to Home Care and Hospice patients as authorized by the physician. Develop, implement and evaluate the nursing care plan for each patient. Observe patients for signs and symptoms of complications and report to the physician. Be responsible for supervision of home health aides and LPN's assigned to his/her patients. Promote health and well-being of patients through teaching, supervising, counseling and appropriate preventative and treatment measures. Have knowledge of and be willing to utilize community resources. Work collaboratively with other healthcare professionals. Take "call" on weekends, holidays and evenings on a rotating basis and responds to patient needed as appropriate. Comply with Livingston HealthCare Policies and Procedures. Provide current evidence-based care, education and support for hospice patients, families and caregivers. Document care responsibly and accurately. Be able to become competent in electronic medical record. Track and record mileage on appropriate form. Actively participate in Quality Improvement. Accept accountability for own actions. ADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES: Complete Livingston HealthCare annual competencies within assigned time frame. Attend and actively participate in all Hospice Interdisciplinary, Quality Improvement meetings, department staff meetings, in-services and Home Care team meetings as assigned. Be responsible for maintaining agency's image of quality care by providing excellent, patient-centered nursing care. Attend the first available Hospice Volunteer training class, if not already Hospice trained. Give talks to community groups as requested in collaboration with Home Care/Hospice Manager. Assist in annual Hospice volunteer training

as requested. OTHER FUNCTIONS, DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES OF ALL EMPLOYEES: Supports and models individual behavior consistent with the Standards of Excellence and the mission, vision and values of Livingston HealthCare.Demonstrates commitment to customer service by: Building effective working relationships and treating others with respectInteracting with customers (Patients, co-workers and visitors) in a warm and friendly way.Taking immediate action to meet customers' needs or requests.Attentive to each customer concern. Demonstrates and encourages an ethic of open and effective communication and teamwork throughout the organizationAdheres to Livingston HealthCare's Code of Conduct and Livingston HealthCare and departmental compliance policies. The above statements reflect the general duties considered necessary to describe the principal functions of the job as identified and shall not be considered as a detailed description of all the work requirements which may be inherent in the position. QUALIFICATIONS (Required): Current Montana RN license. BSN, AD or Diploma Good assessment skills. Ability to function independently Good communication skills Ability to effectively function in fast paced environment with multiple interruptions. Own vehicle for visits Current Motor Vehicle License. Current BLS ADDITIONAL DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS: At least one year of recent nursing experience, preferably in community health and/or care of terminally

Shift: Days with call involved

Specialty Type: Nursing

Sub Specialties: Hospice RN,Home Health RN

General Certifications : ACLS BLS/BCLS PALS NRP ATT

Employment type: W-2

Work Day: Full Time
Salary: Negotiable

Minimal experience: No experience

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