Registered Nurse (RN), Home Health, PRN, Newton

Job Number: 1056529

Piedmont Athens Regional Hospital - Athens, Georgia
Shift/Schedule: PRN


Description

JOB PURPOSE:   Provides skilled nursing care in the homesetting to patients ranging in age from adolescent through geriatric.  Responsible for the overall management and ofan assigned case load of patients, coordinating care with other nurses,multiple disciplines, physicians and community resources to achieve improvedhealth and quality outcomes for patients. Practices in compliance withprofessional knowledge and standards of clinical practice and in accordancewith policies and procedures of the agency, laws and regulations of Medicare,Medicaid and other third party payers. Demonstrates professional growth and accountability. Reports to and issupported by the Piedmont Home Health Clinical Manager.  IND123 #GD



Requirements

 
MINIMUM EDUCATION REQUIRED:

Graduate of a professional nursing program.  

 
MINIMUM EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

Minimum of one year of nursing experience in acute care medical/surgical nursing. 

 

MINIMUM LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION REQUIRED BY LAW: 

Current License in the State of Georgia as a Registered Nurse. BLS certification required.  Valid Georgia driver’s license required. Employee must comply with all applicable laws related to legally operating a vehicle.

 
ADDITIONAL QUALIFICATIONS:

Bachelor’s degree preferred. Nursing Experience in home health setting preferred.  Prior case management experience a plus.

 

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