RN - Homecare Staff Nurse, PRN - Days (Boone)
Company: BJC HealthCare
Posted on: December 4, 2019
Employment Status: PRN
Boone Hospital Home Care brings the excellence of Boone Hospital
Center directly to patients' homes. Patients are sometimes
discharged from the hospital, or other facility, while still
needing close medical supervision. Other times, a doctor may decide
that a patient needs assistance but may not need to come to the
hospital. This is where Boone Hospital Home Care steps in. Our
caregivers are able to schedule home visits 24 hours a day, seven
days a week with around-the-clock, on-call nursing supervision.
Boone Hospital Home Care professionals also provide in-depth
patient and caregiver materials, patient assessments and insurance
verification assistance.Boone Hospital Home Care provides home care
and hospice services to patients 24 hours per day, seven days per
week. Home care visits are provided for patients with a skilled
medical need and are intermittent in nature. Hospice services are
provided for patients diagnosed with a terminal illness. Services
include care from the following disciplines: nursing, therapy,
aide, social work, chaplain and dietician. In addition to skilled
medical care Boone Hospital Home Care professionals provide
in-depth patient and caregiver education, patient assessments and
insurance verification assistance. Boone Hospital Home Care handles
of the financial, regulatory, planning, billing and collection
functions for the agency.(Separate corporation from Boone Hospital
Role PurposeRegistered Nurse evaluates the client and furnishes
services requiring substantial and specialized skill, appropriate
preventive and rehabilitative nursing procedures, and instructions
to assist the client in learning appropriate self-care techniques.
When assigned as case manager, the staff nurse is responsible for
coordinating all aspects of care related to that patient.
- Monitors patients response and modifies plan of care
- Provides accurate documentation as required.
- Delivers direct patient care by assessing and evaluating
patient's physical, psychosocial and emotional needs.
- Develops and implements individual plans of care in accordance
with the established guidelines and standards of nursing care.
- Educates patients and their families on how to manage their
illness or injury, including post treatment home care needs and
medication administration. Minimum Requirements Degree
- Nursing Diploma/Associate's - Nursing Experience
- No Experience Supervisor Experience
- No Experience Licenses & Certifications
- Valid Driver's License
- RN Preferred Requirements and Additional Job Information
- Bachelor's Degree - Nursing/Home Health Experience
- Clinical - Direct Skills
- Critical Care - 1 year or more Benefits Statement
Note: not all benefits apply to all openings- Comprehensive
medical, dental, life insurance, and disability plan options-
Pension Plan*/403(b) Plan- 401(k) plan- Tuition Assistance- Health
Care and Dependent Care Reimbursement Accounts- On-Site Fitness
Center (depending on location)- Paid Time Off Program for vacation,
holiday and sick time *Pension does not apply to Memorial Hospital,
Memorial Hospital East, Memorial Medical Group, Alton Memorial or
Parkland Health Center Legal Statement
The above information on this description has been designed to
indicate the general nature and level of work performed by
employees in this position. It is not designed to contain or be
interpreted as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties
and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.
Equal Opportunity Employer
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