Registered Nurse – Behavioral Health – Russell, KS 2107 views2 applications

Primary functions are to provide psychiatric evaluation and therapy, such as skilled nursing care, to home bound patients, coordinate care with the interdisciplinary team, patient/family and referring agency; and assumes the responsibility for coordination of care.

Qualifications:

  1. Graduate of an accredited diploma, Associate or Baccalaureate School of Nursing.
  2. Must have 1-2 years of nursing experience (within the last 3 years preferred) in an acute treatment unit in a psychiatric hospital, psychiatric home care, psychiatric hospitalization program, or other outpatient psychiatric service.
  3. Current state license as a Registered Nurse, Current state Driver’s License.
  4. Proof of current CPR and Hepatitis consent/declination.
  5. Reliable transportation with valid and current auto liability insurance.

 

Functions:

  • Assess home health patients to identify the physical, psycho social and environmental needs as evidenced by documentation, clinical record, case conference, team report and evaluations.
  • Implement/develop/document the plan of care to ensure quality and continuity of care.
  • Provide care utilizing infection control measures that protect both the staff and the patient (OSHA).
  • Supervise and provide clinical direction to the HHA/LVN to ensure quality and continuity of service provided.
  • Assure continuity of quality patience care delivered with appropriate documentation.
  • Monitor assigned cases to ensure compliance with requirements of third party payer.
  • Promote Agency philosophy and administrative policies.
  • Perform on-call responsibilities and provide on-call service to patients/families as assigned.
  • Provide effective communication to patient/family, team members, and other health care professionals.

We Offer:

  • Low Nurse/Patient ratio!
  • Competitive Salaries!
  • Full benefits including Health and Dental, Life Insurance and 401K!
  • Extensive training and paid time off!
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Angels Care Home Health is a Medicare Certified Home Health agency providing quality home health care services by offering caring, compassionate and cost effective service focused on each patient’s unique needs. Under the direction of the physician, we administer medical services to the patient while strictly adhering to the physician’s plan of care

Quality, commitment and dedication are the driving forces in our agency.

We provide skilled nursing care, restorative therapy and medical social services to patients in their homes or wherever they may reside, including assisted living facilities and retirement communities. our services, emphasizing patient and family education, create a continuum of care throughout the disease process and empowers our patients to take an active role in managing their condition.

Services are provided without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, handicap or age.

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