A Home Health and Hospice Registered Nurse is responsibility for providing and documenting skilled nursing care in accordance with care developed for each individual patient in accordance with physician s orders when applicable.
Completes an initial assessment of patient and family to determine home care needs when applicable.Provides a complete physical assessment and history of current and previous illness(s).
Regularly re-evaluates patient nursing needs
Initiates the plan of care when directed and makes necessary revisions as patient status changes
Uses health assessment data to determine nursing diagnosis
Establishes goals based on nursing diagnosis and incorporates therapeutic, preventative, and rehabilitative nursing actions. Includes the patient and the family in the planning of the process
Initiates appropriate preventative and rehabilitative nursing procedures. Administers medications and treatments as prescribed by the physician.
Provides healthcare instructions to the patient as appropriate per assessment and plan of care
Identifies discharge planning needs when applicable
Adheres to Maxim policy and procedure
Attends case conference, team meetings, and education in-services as required.
Graduate of an accredited school of nursing.
Currently licensed as a Registered Nurse in the state in which the RN will practice.
Complies with accepted professional standards and practices.
One year prior professional nursing experience, home care experience preferred.
Current PPD or Chest X-Ray.
Successful completion of the Maxim Staffing Solutions background screening and hiring process.
Successful completion of all pre-employment testing.
At Maxim Healthcare Services, we firmly believe that our employees are the heartbeat of our organization and we are happy to offer the following benefits:
Competitive pay & weekly paychecks
Health, dental, vision, and life insurance
401(k) savings plan
Awards and recognition programs
*Benefit eligibility is dependent on employment status.
Maxim Healthcare Services is a leading provider of home healthcare, medical-related staffing, travel nursing, and population health and wellness services across the United States. As an established community partner, we have been making a difference in the lives of our employees, caregivers, and patients for more than 30 years. Our commitment to customer service, improving patient care, and staffing experienced healthcare professionals has paved the way for many rewarding career opportunities in the healthcare industry.
Maxim Healthcare Services, Inc. is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer
Associated topics: cardiothoracic, care, care unit, domiciliary, maternal, nurse rn, psychatric, recovery, surgical, transitional
* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.