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RN Home Health Nurse
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Crittenden Community Hospital has an immediate opening for RN, Home Health Nurse, Full-time Day Shift & PRN.

JOB SUMMARY:
The purpose of the licensed nurse is to provide skilled nursing, including skilled observation, to the homebound patient. Skilled assessments on home health referrals will be done. Population will include caring for prenatal, neonatal, pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric patients.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
1.Provide services in accordance with agency policies. Carry out procedures within their license guidelines
2.Prepares progress notes and shows evidence of good observation, reporting, and recording skills. Completes all required paperwork in a timely matter.
3.Maintain good communication skills
4.Incorporate a verbal medical order into the plan of treatment and prepare to send the form to secure the physicians countersignature according to agency policy
5.Complete paper work as required by all Medicare Conditions of Participation.
6.Assists the patient in learning self-care techniques, nutritional information, about medication usage and about physical condition, while also assessing needs of patient for health teaching and reporting such findings
7.Assess the patient's emotional and physical needs, and implements care specific to such need, making additions to the plan of treatment after such evaluations
8.Performs other related duties as assigned
10.Promotes and participates in performance improvement activities
11.Supports the corporate mission: "To provide quality, cost-effective healthcare in a positive productive work environment."
12.Adheres to the corporate values: Respect, quality service, teamwork, simplicity, creativity
13.Must attend all mandatory in services
14.Complies with all applicable state and federal laws and conducts job activities in an
ethical manner as outlined in Crittenden Community Hospital policies and procedures and in accordance with the standards and practices stipulated in the Corp. Compliance Plan.

ADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES:
1.Ability to adapt to change, nonjudgmental attitude
2.Be organized and efficient in use of time, material, and energy
3.Assists in the orientation of new personnel when assigned

QUALIFICATIONS:
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Education, Training or Experience:
 Current state licensure
 Maintain 15 continuing education hours annually for license renewal
 Must have working automobile available for use on daily basis, responsible for maintenance on vehicle
 Responsible for providing proof of insurance coverage upon request
Previous Home Health experience preferred,
CPR certified. If not certified, must be certified within 3 months of hire date.

Additional Information
Position Type : Part Time

Contact Information
Crittenden Community Hospital
520 West Gum Street
Marion, KY 42064
Phone: 270-965-5281
Crittenden Community Hospital, immediate opening, RN, Home Health Nurse, Full-time Day Shift, PRN, job, licensed nurse

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