Quantity of Travelers Needed: 1Type of Need and Specialty (ie RN being the type, Med Surg being the specialty): Home Health RNCertifications Needed & Specific Requirements: OR RN Licensure, AHA- BLS, with Meditec Home Care experience.Contract Length in weeks: 13 WeeksShift length and time: 0800-4:30pm, Monday-Friday and weekends, No night callGuaranteed Hours a week: 40 QUALIFICATIONS:
Required: Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing. Evidence of continuing education appropriate for skill level and area of practice. Desired: BSN
B. Experience: Desired: Previous Home Health Experience C. Licenses, Certifications, and/or Registrations: Current RN license in the State of Oregon; current BLS certification required. E. Specialized Knowledge and Skills: Ability to provide care for the patient’s age-specific, cultural, physical, and psycho social well-being. Experience in treating, but not limited to wound care, wound vac therapy, PIC line care, TPN, Lab draws, Coag checks, ostomy care, and tube feeding. OASIS charting a plus. Meditech Home Care documentation knowledge is a plus.
Home Health service area includes a 60 mile radius from our Home Office in Hermiston. This RN will be working in the surrounding areas as needed.
Assesses, delegates, coordinates, and evaluates the nursing care provided. Ensures provision of quality care for selected groups of patients through utilization of nursing process, established standards of care, policies and procedures. He/She initiates the Plan of Care and necessary revisions and is responsible for the overall care of the patient. He/she initiates appropriate measures to prevent disease exacerbation, promote safety, makes referrals to rehabilitative services and coordinates all services provided by other disciplines/organizations. The Home Health RN is directly responsible to the Director of Home Health.