Registered Nurse- Home Health
Wellness Healthcare Partners – Joliet, IL
The ideal candidate for this position would possess excellent communication and time management skills, and have the ability to work both independently and as a member of a team. Candidates must possess strong clinical knowledge in various geriatric disease processes and SPANISH or RUSSIAN speaking is a HUGE PLUS!
Area of coverage would primarily be Joliet, Illinois
Nurse administers skilled nursing care to patients requiring intermittent professional nursing services. Teaches and supervises the family, and other members of the nursing team. Each staff nurse performs nursing services for residents within a specific area. These services are performed in accordance with the physician's orders and under the direction and supervision of the Director of Clinical Services. Assume the responsibility for coordination of care.
Monitoring through observations; patirnt, staff and physician feedback; written and verbal communication; quality improvement/quality assurance activities; records management. Responsible for other Registered Nurses, Licensed Practical Nurses and Home Health Aide who may be working on a particular home care case at times may need necessary managing. Responsible for communicating with all disciplines involved in the patient's care (i.e.: Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, and Speech Therapy). Traveling is neccesary, especially in the Cook County area.
Minimum of 2 years home healthcare nursing experience.
Spanish or Russian speaking is a PLUS!.
RN License in the State of Illinois
Current Drivers License
Current Auto Insurance
Current CPR card