HOME HEALTH UNITED INC Home Health Nurse RN Eligible in JANESVILLE, Wisconsin

JOB REQUIREMENTS: Job Responsibilities: This listing is not to be construed as all-inclusive. Other duties may be required and assigned. * Travels to patient homes and provides skilled nursing care within the established plan of care. Provides direct patient care including performance of tasks such as taking vitals, performing wound care, IV care, ostomy care, blood draws, injections, and the physical assessment of the overall patient's medical condition. Reviews, sets-up, and administers medications as necessary per the established plan of care. Continually evaluates the patient's condition and the effectiveness of treatments, plan of care, medications, and therapies. * Conducts patient admissions and discharges as assigned. Ensures patients assessments and reassessments are completed in a timely and accurate manner. * Works in collaboration with RN Case Manager and other patient care team members to assure coordination of care is provided to attain desired outcomes. Communicates with RN Case Managers and other members of the patient's care team on the patient's condition. Contacts and consults with the physician regarding the plan of care. Provides regular updates on the patient's condition. Communicates significant changes in patient condition. * Documents visit notes, treatments, and care. Records and reports symptoms and changes in patient's condition. Verifies that physician orders are complete, accurate and cover the care and visits provided. Ensures orders are obtained prior to service delivery. Documents any verbal orders and follows up to secure written orders. Ensures required visits are completed in a timely manner. Follows-up with the Patient Care Managers to ensure notification and documentation of missed visits is provided in accordance with proper procedures in a timely manner. Documents patient refusal of visits or care. Initiates and documents timely discharges. * Provides information, instruction and education to the patient, patient family members and caregivers in proper care. Verifies that instructions are being followed and carried-out. * Responds to calls from patients, family members and others and provides appropri... For full info follow application link. Home Health United is an equal opportunity employer. We recruit, employ, train, compensate, promote and conduct all other recruitment and employment activities without regard to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, age, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state or local law. ***** OTHER EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS: Minimum Education & Experience: Associates degree in Nursing with one to two years progressively responsible home care nursing experience or any combination of education and experience that provides equivalent knowledge, skills or abilities. Prior acute care, triage, or other nursing experience may be considered in lieu of home care experience.Current State of Wisconsin RN licensure required. Knowledge, Skills & Abilities: This position requires travel to patient homes and meeting locations. Must maintain a valid Wisconsin driver's license. Must maintain an acceptable driver's record per company policy. Must maintain proof of current auto insurance. Must have access to a vehicle in good working condition. Requires evening, weekend, holiday, and on-call responsibilities. Requires conduct of 25 visits/week, 5 visits/day or 1.66 hours/visit (based on a 8 hour work day, 40 hour work week). Physical Demands: This position rates as MEDIUM WORK as defined by the Dictionary of Occupational Titles ***** APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS: Apply Online: ipc.us/t/DAA8621180104EA7