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St. Joseph Health / Covenant Health RN - Home Health in Eureka, California

St. Joseph Home Care Network is hiring a Home Health RN for beautiful Humboldt County!

Location : Eureka, California

Schedule: Full time - 40 Weekly Hours

Shift: 8 Hour Days

Sign-on Bonus: $5,000

Job Summary :

The Home Health Registered Nurse assesses patients for skilled home health needs, develops and initiates a plan of care with the physician approval and provides nursing care, ordered by the physician to patients in their place of residence. The Home Health Registered Nurse continually re-evaluates the patients nursing needs.

Area of Specialization: The Senior Registered Nurse assists in the delivery of clinical orientation, validation of clinical competency for new and current caregivers, and provides new caregiver observation of clinical experiences. The Senior Registered Nurse is able to apply best practices, adult learning principles, coaching and mentoring skills in order to foster the growth and learning of caregivers. Senior Registered Nurses also provide direct patient care for a diverse community, as scheduling permits

Skills:

  • Effective communication skills (verbal and written).

  • Ability to respond to common inquiries or complaints, regulatory agencies or members of the business community.

  • Flexibility to adapt to new and changing situations; participates as a team-player to support your team and Agency needs.

  • Demonstrates customer service skills.

  • Senior Registered Nurse: Annual Senior Level competencies to be completed

Minimum Position Qualifications:

Education : Completes necessary education to attain RN Licensure in state of California.

Experience : 1 year Professional nursing experience.

Licenses and Certifications :

  • Current California RN license.

  • CA Driver's License.

  • Current automobile liability insurance.

  • Current Basic Life Support

Preferred Position Qualifications:

Experience:

  • IV and Central lines experience

  • Wound care including use of negative pressure devices.

  • Home health field experience

St. Joseph Home Care Network (SJHCN) is a Home Health ministry of St. Joseph Health, serving three Northern California counties; Humboldt County, Napa County and Sonoma County. Our networks of compassionate, highly skilled employees are dedicated to putting the patient first to improve the health of individuals and families in our community. The Home Health caregivers assist in restoring a patient's optimal health and support the family by going into the home and ministering to the physical, psychological and spiritual needs of the patient and family members. Our home care services are a literal representation of reaching out to our community to care for our dear neighbors.

Company: St. Joseph Home Care Network

Category: Home Health Nursing

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