In this role, you will provide nursing services, training and support to address the medical psychiatric needs of individuals with developmental disabilities, substance abuse issues and/or emotional or behavioral challenges.
In this role, you will work under the supervision of the Unit Manager following the American Nurses Association (ANA) standards of practice, and code of ethics within a Patient and Family Centered Care Model.
The Home Health Team Leader is responsible for the overall supervision and coordination of clinical services. Coordinates and supervises an interdisciplinary team of staff to assure the continuity of high quality care to home health patients assigned to the team's area in accordance with MD prescribed plan of care, and all applicable state and federal laws and regulations.
In this role, you will be responsible for initiating the appropriate intervention and support for the patient and family upon admission to VITAS and provides a continuously appropriate, comprehensive and responsive plan of care.
In this role, you will provides clinical services within the scope of practice, as defined by the state laws governing the practice of nursing, in accordance with the plan of care, and in coordination with other members of the health care team.
In this role, you will be responsible for actively participates in department or practice-specific quality improvement efforts. Identifies opportunity for quality improvement to colleagues and management.
In this role, the selected candidate will be responsible for providing direct resident care in accordance with established plans; evaluate in part based upon your performance of the tasks listed in his job description.
The Registered Nurse/POC RN 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. Also, coordinates total plan of care with other health care professionals involved in care, and helps to achieve and maintain continuity of patient care by planning and exchanging information with physician, agency personnel, patient, family, and community resources.
In this role, you will be responsible for the direction and delegation of patient care. May be required to work on other nursing units according to distribution of staff and patients. Performs other duties as assigned.