Responsible for the professional nursing care and personal care of patients considered for or under service by the Department of Home Health. The Home Health Nurse is responsible for assessing, planning, coordinating, implementing, documenting and evaluating care and care-related activities in accordance with Hospital/Hospice and departmental policies within the patient’s place of residence. This position requires a variety of responsibilities that include end of life care, medication management, pain management comfort care, etc.
Candidate must possess demonstrated leadership abilities, integrity, organizational skills, critical thinking skills, and emotional maturity and stability even under stressful situations. This position is required to work independently.
Home Health and/or Hospice experience preferred. A valid driver’s license and vehicle availability during scheduled working and on-call hours required. Position requires driving in all types of weather conditions.