Registered Nurse
Amedisys Home Health & Hospice Care - Commerce, GA

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  • Clinical Excellence* Innovation * Professional Development * Advanced Technology *Why work at Amedisys?* Competitive salaries and strong benefits for you and your family including a 401(k) retirement account, health care benefits and paid vacation time. * We believe that our people are our business. Amedisys invests in you throughout your career with us including a Career Ladders program and Lifelong Learning educational opportunities. * Flexible work-life options such as becoming a part of our Travel Staffing at Amedisys Team (formerly Arnica), where you can opt to be a traveling therapist on assignments across the country. * Working for Amedisys you will be a part of a culture that is focused on doing the right thing, at the right time, for every patient. About UsDream big. Think outside the box. See the possibilities. Offer creative solutions. Amedisys listens.Amedisys Home Health Services is a leading provider of home health and hospice services. As a national company, we have a far reach and have positioned ourselves as an industry leader in quality care and as the company that is reducing acute care hospitalization.As our growth rapidly continues, we are seeking dynamic employees to aide in our mission: To improve the quality of life in the patients entrusted to our care. To be the premier home health company in the communities we serve. Responsibilities of Registered Nurse: Evaluate and treat patients using the most current technology and practices Communicate with the physician to decide the initial plan of care based on initial patient assessment and physician's orders. Participate in clinical outcomes monitoring, follow up and agency performance improvement initiatives Spend more time working with patients and making a significant difference in their lives Manage and educate Home Health Aides and LPNs performance in implementing nursing services Gain quality experience in working with a multi-disciplinary team and personal patient interaction.
Requirements for Registered Nurse: Current and unencumbered license to practice as a Registered Nurse specific to that state the employee is assigned to work by the Company. Nurse Licensure Compact (NLC) documents the following: The mutual recognition model of nurse licensure allows a nurse to have one license (in his or her state of residency) and to practice in other states (both physical and electronic), subject to each state's practice law and regulation. Nurses must legally reside in a NLC state to be eligible to have a multi-state license. See list of Nurse Licensure Compact States Minimum of one (1) year of nursing experience required. Current CPR certification. Able to assess patient status and identify requirements relative to age specific needs. Must be familiar with general use and functions of the computer, such as, user names and password concepts; internet; e-mail; navigation of computer desktop, including starting programs, using files, and windows, effectively use navigation buttons and tool bars; ability to self-manage online HR services and online training programs. BenefitsAt Amedisys, we take care of our employees just as we take care of our patients. We proudly offer one of the best benefit packages in the home health and hospice industry as we pride ourselves with recognizing the importance of a generous benefits program to our employees 401 (K) Plan with Employer Matching Contribution: Available for all employees. Full Benefit Package- Health, Dental, Vision Flexible Spending Accounts: Pre-tax spending accounts for eligible medical and dependent care expenses. Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP): Available to full and part-time employees. Paid Time Off and Eight (8) Paid Holidays Employee Assistance Program (EAP): This provides work-life resource and referral services for family care, personal services, career, and benefits information. Tuition Reimbursement: Full and part-time employees are available. Apply directly online : *Amedisys Home Health Services, Inc. is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V encouraged to apply. 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, genetic predisposition or carrier status or any other legally protected characteristic. RN, Registered Nurse, nursing, homecare, healthcare, health care,hospice, home health, OASIS, ER, Emergency Room, ICU, intensive care unit, RN case manager, Medicare, visit nurse, admission nurse, skilled visit, case management, acute care , wound care, autonomy, flexible, Nurse, home care, autonomy, independent

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