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Home Health and Hospice PRN RN

Company: Saint Luke's Health System Kansas City
Location: Ottawa
Posted on: June 7, 2021

Job Description:

Job Description

For more than 30 years, Saint Luke's has set the standard for home care and hospice services throughout the Kansas City metropolitan and surrounding areas. Led by clinicians with decades of experience in the Home Health and Hospice industry, Saint Luke's Home Care is one of the regions premier providers of a continuum of health care in the home.

This will be a Friday and Saturday daytime PRN position.

The PRN RN position for our South Region is a key member of the patient care team and has the following accountabilities for both Home Care and Hospice patients:

  • Provides in-home nursing services and patient care to Home Care and Hospice patients.
  • Completes initial assessment of patient's physical and psychosocial status and needs.
  • Responsible for coordinating the plan of care and working with other members of the health care team when indicated to ensure optimal patient outcomes.
  • Processes orders and notifies physician and other caregivers of patient needs and changes in condition.
  • Demonstrates proficiency with clinical competencies and participates in-service training and continuing education opportunities.
  • Provides education and counseling to patients, family members, and other caretakers to support patient's care plan.
  • Documents patient visits, interventions, assessments, educational activities, and support provided.
  • Abides by legal and system rules, policies, and procedures.
  • Takes on-call duties as required.
  • All other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

Applicable Experience:

1 year

Basic Life Support - American Heart Association or Red Cross, Driver's License - Various, Registered Nurse - Various

Associate Degree (Required)

Job Details

Part Time

Day (United States of America)

"The best place to get care. The best place to give care." That is the Saint Luke's vision and, whether in a hospital, clinic, practice, or office, our more than 12,000 employees strive toward that vision every day. Saint Luke's employees are proud of our rich history and heritage, and that we remain the only faith-based, nonprofit, locally owned health system in Kansas City. Joining Saint Luke's means joining a team of exceptional professionals who always strive for excellence in patient care. Take this opportunity to do the best work of your career within a highly diverse and inclusive work space where all voices matter.

Join the Kansas City region's premiere provider of health services. Equal Opportunity Employer. We hire only non-tobacco users.

Keywords: Saint Luke's Health System Kansas City, Lawrence , Home Health and Hospice PRN RN, Other , Ottawa, Kansas

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