• Henry Community Health
  • New Castle, IN 47362
  • Jan 05, 2021
Home Health Nursing

Job Description

DEPARTMENT:  HOSPICE                                                             JOB TITLE:  RN                                                                                                                                     BRIEF JOB DESCRIPTION:  Assesses the needs of patients and families in the home environment.  Develops plan of care for the patient in conjunction with the physician and other health care providers.  Administers prescribed care according to physician orders.  Educates caregivers on plan of care and provides support to patient and families in providing needed care.  Works with support services in obtaining needed supplies, equipment, and services for patients.  Possesses the ability to work independently and organize time to efficiently meet patient care and administrative duties.   QUALIFICATIONS: Requires a basic knowledge of pathophysiology, the nursing process, nursing interventions, pharmacology, methods utilized for delivering nursing care, and the management of patients and personnel Ability to complete documentation on a computer Graduation from an accredited school of nursing and current Indiana RN license required Must have own car Must pass criminal record check Must be free of infectious diseases Requires at least one year nursing experience Hospice experience is preferred BLS certification WORKING HOURS: PRN Days/Hours will vary


Required Degrees And Majors: (Associate in Nursing OR Bachelors in Nursing) Optional Degrees And Majors: Masters in Nursing (Helpful) Required Licenses And Certificates: REGISTERED NURSE Optional Licenses And Certificates: BASIC LIFE SUPPORT (Preferred)

Employment Type (feed only)