The registered nurse utilizes best scientific evidence and compassion to assist the patient in navigating their health journey. The registered nurse accepts responsibility, authority, and accountability for management and provision of care in accordance with the current policies and procedures.
Evaluates assigned patients and plans, implements and documents nursing care. Assists physicians during examinations and procedures. Performs various patient tests and administers medications within the scope of practice of the registered nurse.
Perform a complete assessment of assigned patient's ongoing physical and emotional status, level of competency, home environment, safety factors and family support available to assist with care and needs of patient.
As a member of the multidisciplinary team, the RN will educate patients about their disease process, while assisting providers guide patients in understanding and realizing compliance with their individualized treatment plans, often coordinating care with primary care and other providers.
The Registered Nurse serves as a leader of the healthcare team at Novant Health by establishing an authentic personalized relationship with the patient and their chosen support system, collaborating with physicians and other team members to assess, plan, implement, and evaluate an individualized plan of care that promotes optimal health or supports a peaceful death.
This position will coordinate clinic activities of other healthcare professional, ensure compliance with UNC outpatient clinic policies and procedures, and monitor required trainings and education for healthcare staff.
Our RNs work on interprofessional teams, use best practices and the latest technology within an innovative learning environment. Waiting for you are a wide range of career opportunities, college tuition, and employment assistance for your family.
Develop a systematic education plan and evaluates Inpatient Nursing staff development programs in response to patient and healthcare trends, regulatory requirements, and strategic priorities of the organization.
The ideal candidate will have experience with chronically ill patients, and the coordination of their care. Acting as a liaison between the patient and the rest of the medical team is another key responsibility.
Provide professional care and service within assigned area in accordance with established standards, institutional policy and procedures, professional judgement, and, as appropriate for assignment, nursing care plan, and physician's treatment plan.
The POC Registered Nurse in Home Health provides and directs provisions of nursing care to patients in their homes as prescribed by the physician and in compliance with applicable laws, regulations and agency policies.
In this role, you will provide and coordinate patient care, educate patients and the public about various health conditions, and provide advice and emotional support to patients and their family members.