HOME HEALTH NURSE I (RN) - 2nd shift (Newport Beach, CA, US)
Company: Hoag Memorial Hospital Presbyterian
Location: Newport Beach
Posted on: May 10, 2022
The Clinical Nurse I for Home Health- role provides direct patient
care in accordance with the Nurse Practice Act to assigned patients
within Home Health. The nurse collaborates with other disciplines
of the health care team to ensure the delivery of safe, timely and
appropriate quality patient care. This includes providing physical
assessments, nursing interventions, pain management, medication
administrations, specimen collection, meeting nutritional needs,
and teaching and discharge needs of the patients assigned. Utilizes
the nursing process based on evidence-based best practices to meet
patient care needs. Evaluates and adjusts the nursing care process
as necessary with consultation as needed, and confers with the
appropriate resource personnel when making ethical/legal/medical
dilemma decisions. Performs other duties as assigned.
Job Knowledge, Skills, and Competencies
Adaptability - Ability to change as environmental, organizational,
workload, task, direction and other conditions change while
reacting in a positive and constructive manner.
Equipment Knowledge - Knowledge of equipment, tools, technology and
other devices in work area and the ability to use them to the
extent required for the job. For clinical equipment, this is
demonstrated by unit based competency testing.
Infection Control - Follows all policies and procedures used to
minimize the risk of spreading infections.
Job Knowledge - The knowledge and understanding of concepts and
procedures needed to be successful in the job. For clinical
positions, this includes clinical procedures required by department
and unit, as demonstrated by unit based competency testing.
Medication Management - Manages and administers prescribed
medication, ECT and perioperative care, medication adherence
assessment, medication education, medication review, and,
monitoring of side effects of medication.
Patient Counseling - Able to give advice or guidance in a specific
area of clinical expertise or knowledge which results in a problem
solved, information provided, and possibly a plan of action for the
person seeking assistance
Patient Documentation - Preparation and delivery of patient
information in a manner that is consistent with the requirements of
the job. Includes what happens during a clinical visit with
patients and why a particular procedure or service is being
performed or why a particular device is being used.
Patient Safety - Embraces the principle of keeping patients safe by
following safety policies and procedures, treating people with
respect, and speaking up in Patient Safety related situations.
Treatment Planning - Ability to anticipate resource needs and then
arrange, prioritize and shape activities to meet Treatment Planning
Oral/Written Communication - Ability to speak and write
effectively, demonstrates fundamental command of language,
communicates well using all mediums.
Interpersonal Skills - Listens to and understands what others are
saying. Establishes effective working relationships with others,
contributing to a climate of mutual respect and cooperation. Uses
vocabulary and grammar appropriate to the situation. Demonstrates
sensitivity and tact, understanding own effect on the motivation,
attitudes and actions of others. Makes favorable first
Diversity - Able to demonstrate the knowledge and practice of
Diversity in the workplace. Able to work with a diverse group of
people in a manner that enables them to reach their full potential,
in pursuit of organizational objectives, without anyone being
advantaged or disadvantaged by irrelevant considerations.
Education and Experience
Home Health: Successful completion of an accredited nursing
program, Associate's Degree in Nursing or higher education (BSN),
are preferred. Requires at a minimum of One (1) year of acute
clinical nursing experience, Public Health, Home Health care, or
Hospice experience preferred. Must be a licensed driver with an
automobile that is insured in accordance with state and/or
organization requirements and is in good working order.
All Clinical Nurse I's must have current licensure as a Registered
Nurse in the State of California.
All Clinical Nurse I's are required to have current BLS
certification prior to clinical rotation.
Keywords: Hoag Memorial Hospital Presbyterian, Newport Beach , HOME HEALTH NURSE I (RN) - 2nd shift (Newport Beach, CA, US), Healthcare , Newport Beach, California
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