We believe that providing an exciting and rewarding career for our employees is not limited to working on projects at some of the countrys top healthcare organizations. We strive to allow all employees the opportunity to grow their skill sets and take on new challenges in order to advance their careers. We offer a variety of options for continuing education, training for different EHR systems, including Epic certification, attending seminars and conferences and other opportunities for career advancement in the healthcare management industry.Job Descr:
This position provides competent, compassionate care to patients who are experiencing an acute crisis (including actively dying). They provide emotional support for the family and caregivers while closely monitoring the patient. They administer medications to maintain patient comfort as per the patients Plan of Care. This position stays in close contact with the RN, making certain that changes in the patients condition are communicated clearly and timely. They provide skilled and compassionate nursing care to patients and families in their home or community under the supervision of a Registered Nurse.
MAJOR JOB FUNCTIONS:
Provides skilled Nursing patient care or service within the established Plan of Care.
Participates in Continuous Time Care.
Assesses patient physical, psychological, social, and environment status.
Reports pertinent observations and reactions regarding changes in patient status to the appropriate team person (i.e., physician, supervisor, occupational therapist, physical therapist, social worker, nutritionist, or family member.) and provides follow up to assure resolution of an identified problem.
Records observations accurately and concisely.
Maintains patient's medical record in accordance with agency policy.
Implements planned intervention to meet physical, psychological, soical and environmental needs.
Evaluates patients responses to approved plan of treatment and administers medications and performs treatments to assigned patients.
Participates in the Care Team meeting and shares expanded knowledge and skills with other staff members.
Prior home health or Hospice experience or one (1) year of recent medical/surgical experience.
Must be able to maintain patient confidentiality at all times and be able to abide by HIPAA rules and regulations
Must be proficient with computers, and hand held technical devices such as Smart Phones
We approach every Clinical Optimization process by considering how it will improve your organization as a whole to ensure excellence in patient care delivery. Our team will align your clinical and business workflows, including patient throughput for improved outcomes, enriched patient care and alignment of your people, processes and technologies.
We will help you advise your entire staff on the adoption, understanding and effective use of your technologies and processes by establishing a culture of change management throughout all levels of your organization. Once your organizational culture is transformed, you will be able to streamline workflow processes to create an ideal environment for patients to receive the best possible care.
Pontus Technology - 14 months ago