Home Health RN

Morristown, NJ 07960

Posted: 03/21/2024 Category: Nursing Job Number: AOrtiz75

Job Description

A-Line Staffing is now hiring a Home Health RN in Morristown, NJ.

Home Health RN Compensation

  • The pay for this position is $78/hr
  • Benefits are available to full-time employees after 90 days of employment
  • A 401(k) with a company match is available for full-time employees with 1 year of service on our eligibility dates

Required Availability: 5 days per week - 8am - 4pm.

Home Health RN Responsibilities

  • Assess home health and/or hospice patients in stable and emergent situations to identify the physical, psychosocial and environmental needs as evidenced by documentation, clinical record, case conference, team report and evaluations.
  • Implement, develop, document and evaluate the Plan of Care (POC) to ensure quality and continuity of care.
  • Obtain data on physical, psychological, social, spiritual and cultural factors that may influence patient/family health status and incorporate that data in to the Plan of Care (POC).
  • Assure continuity of quality patient care delivered with appropriate documentation. Maintain up-to-date patient records so that all visits, contacts, problems, plans, actions and goals are accurately and clearly stated and changes are reflected as they occur.
  • Provide care utilizing infection control measures that protect both the staff and the Patient (OSHA).
  • Educates patients and/or their families regarding care, diet, medications, home safety, etc. Uses teaching methods appropriate to the age, condition, culture and assessed learning-readiness of the patient and/or family members. Consistently teaches and promotes self-care practices.
  • Supervise and provide clinical directions to the HHA/STNA/LVN to ensure quality and continuity of service provided.
  • Assess and reassess pain. Utilize appropriate pain management techniques. Educate the patient and family regarding pain management.
  • Arranges referrals to appropriate agencies when need exists.
  • Monitor assigned cases to ensure compliance with requirements of third party payer.
  • Performs on-call responsibilities and provide on-call services to patients/families as assigned.
  • Provides effective communication and serves as a liaison to patients/family, team members, administration, physicians and other health care professionals.
  • Attends interdisciplinary team meetings and other meetings when necessary and appropriate.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned or requested.

Home Health RN Requirements

  • Homecare Homebase Software Experience
  • OASIS Experience
  • Current state license as a Registered Nurse
  • Current driver’s license
  • Must have reliable transportation and insurance
  • 1-2 years experience as a Registered Nurse in a clinical care setting
  • 2+ years Home health experience
  • Graduate of an accredited Associate Degree in Nursing or Nursing Diploma program- bachelor's preferred
  • Attendance is mandatory for the first 90 days

If you think this position is a good fit for you, please apply to this posting.

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