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Registered Nurse - Home Health

Company:
Xsquisite Healthcare Staffing
Location:
Snellville, Georgia, United States
Posted:
November 10, 2016
Description:

The primary function of the Home Health Registered Nurse is to demonstrate clinical expertise in nursing assessment, nursing diagnosis, and advanced proficiency in technical skills necessary for developing, providing, and coordinating care to patients.

Candidates must have 1-2 years in home health who meets the standards for coordination of care and documentation or 2 years clinical experience but not in home health (i.e. Med surg, ER, ICU). Bachelors degree preferred; minimum of Associates degree.

JOB KNOWLEDGE/ SKILLS: Knowledge of Medicare, Medicaid and other funding source regulations as applied to home health care services. Demonstrate knowledge and competence in advanced practice nursing skills, including the nursing process and collaborating with interdisciplinary team.

COMPUTER SKILLS: Must be familiar with general use and functions of the computer, such as, user names and password concepts; internet; e-mail; navigation of computer desktop or laptop, including starting programs, using files, and windows, effectively use navigation buttons and tool bars; ability to self-manage online HR services and online training programs.

TRANSPORTATION: Must have valid automobile insurance and reliable transportation.

ENVIRONMENTAL AND WORKING CONDITIONS: Extensive traveling and working in patients’ homes in various conditions and environments. Highest risk is in terms of personal safety regarding on-road travel.

Qualifications

CANDIDATE DETAILS

1+ to 2 years experience

Minimum Education - Associate's Degree

Willingness to Travel - Always

SCREENING QUESTIONS

Does the candidate have current or recent Home Health Nurse experience

Does the candidate have med/surg, critical care or oncology nursing experience

Does the candidate have computer EMR experience

Does the candidate have a minimum of 2 years nursing experience

Is home health experience with Adults/Geriatrics

IDEAL CANDIDATE

RN with bachelors degree. Nurses that like autonomy, are good at time management and multi-tasking. Must be very articulate, and computer savvy. Must understand how to function like an entrepreneur.

Other medicare certified home health companies, critical care areas or medical/surgical areas of teaching hospitals.

Additional information

***As per Salary:This is a Pay Per visit job plus productivity

***Mileage reimbursement and Smart phone

***All travel is local in metro Atlanta

SKILLS AND CERTIFICATIONS [note: bold skills and certification are required]

Current Georgia RN license

Current Drivers license and auto insurance

Current CPR

Security Clearance Required: No

Visa Candidate Considered: No

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.