Looking for experienced acute care nurses. Home Health is growing and involved in new technology partnerships, bringing hospital admissions to the home. Our main goal is to keep our patients the center of our focus and treat them in the best possible location, their home! We would love to have you join our team caring for patients in the home that would otherwise be treated in the hospital. You will work closely with Contessa Health's care team and working directly with their patients in this new innovative model!
Bilingual (Spanish / English) candidates are encouraged to apply.
Employment Type Full-time
REGISTERED NURSE BEDSIDE
Provides clinical direction for all aspects of acute patient care in a home care setting. Demonstrates clinical competency utilizing evidence based practices/research in all areas of the nursing process: assessment, planning, implementation, evaluation and outcomes as well as patient teaching. Incorporates knowledge of safety protocols, cost containment and quality improvement throughout the nursing process. Identifies patient, agency, and organizational priorities and incorporates into the nursing process. Adheres to all compliance and policy and procedure requirements of the organization including, but not limited to: licensure renewal, assigned training, employee health screenings, time and attendance policy, dress code policy, patient confidentiality, infection control, medication administration. Demonstrates knowledge of regulatory agency requirements (The Joint Commission, DHEC). Provides care within the scope of the SC Nursing Practice Act.
The home care setting usually requires staff to be scheduled for a significant amount of on-call work.
This is a non-management job that will report to a supervisor, manager, director or executive.
Associate's Degree - Nursing
1 year - Acute Care Nursing---Home Health nursing experience preferred but not required
SCDL - SC DRIVERS LICENSE - LSCD
RN - REGISTERED NURSE – NLRN
Specific Acceptable Credentials (if applicable)
"You can use a valid driver's license issued by the state from which you moved for 90 days, after which time you must surrender it and obtain a South Carolina driver license."
In lieu of the Above Minimum Requirements
Other Required Experience
Proof of current auto liability coverage - Required
Must be willing to travel and have reliable personal transportation - Required
Position Posting Category
RN- Other Professional Areas
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