Posted: Friday, January 5, 2018 2:51 PM
Job Description Home health nursing is a unique position, allowing you to build relationships and care for patients in their home setting. This job requires a person who can work independently and remember that home care is a team effort. It offers autonomy and flexibility while improving the lives of your patients in the best place to recover the comfort of home! Duties include: Completing scheduled visits per the weekday/weekend schedule Completing assessments, including physical, emotional, psychosocial, environmental and educational components and reporting findings back to the RN for appropriate follow up Providing skilled nursing care to home health patients in their homes which may include, but is not limited to wound care, disease monitoring and education, and medication monitoring and education Assessing patient needs and making timely referrals to other disciplines in collaboration with the RN and Director of Clinical Services/Team Assistant Timely and appropriate documentation of patient's status Requirements: 1 year of Home Health Nursing Preferred Associates Degree/Certificate from an accredited school of nursing Current Alabama LPN license Current CPR Certification Valid Alabama driver’s license and automobile liability insurance Ability to turn, lift, carry and otherwise transport patient Experience communicating and working with people who have multiple nursing needs Ability to work in home environments of patients who may have values or standards different from your own Respect for the patient’s privacy and ability to maintain confidentiality Excellent verbal and written communication skills ProHealth Home Health & Hospice offers competitive pay which is commensurate with experience. About ProHealth Group, Inc. We are a fast growing, local, family owned group of companies focused primarily on post-acute healthcare services. Our companies include skilled nursing facilities, home health and hospice agencies, emergency services, and a number of real estate holdings. Our mission and vision centers on delivering the award winning, excellent patient care that has driven our success over the past 60+ years. If you share our passion for delivering excellence in patient care, we hope you will apply to join our team. Company Description The ProHealth group of companies are a group of fast growing, family owned post-acute healthcare providers. Our companies include skilled nursing facilities, therapy services, home health and hospice agencies, and ambulance services. We have been providing award winning patient-centered care for the past 55 years. We are equal opportunity employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, pregnancy, marital status, national origin, citizenship status, disability, military status, sexual orientation, genetic predisposition or carrier status or any other legally protected characteristic.
• Location: Birmingham
• Post ID: 28156002 birmingham