Registered Nurse Home Health Full Time
Company: Kindred at Home
Location: Walnut Creek
Posted on: October 7, 2021
Kindred at Home is the first home health agency in the U.S. to
use MyNICaS™ to help treat heart and other chronic conditions at
home. MyNICaS is a portable, non-invasive hemodynamic monitoring
device that measures cardiovascular, respiratory and fluid
parameters to guide targeted intervention adjustments. It provides
valid, reliable data as accurate as Swan-Ganz Thermodilution –
without the need for a pulmonary artery catheter and
MyNICaS provides predictive data that reveals warning signs
before patients become symptomatic, reducing emergent situations.
Kindred at Home clinicians can now proactively monitor patients’
response to medication adjustments, nutrition and activity. The
easy-to-read reports are also a powerful tool for efficiently
informing physicians and motivating patients to make cumulative
lifestyle adjustments that improve their wellbeing.
Be one of the first home health clinicians to use MyNICaS™ to
help treat patients with heart and other chronic conditions.
Work with teammates who are committed to translating and
applying innovative technology into the home.
Work with a company committed to using innovative technology,
like the MyNICaS™ non-invasive hemodynamic monitoring device, to
improve the quality of care for patients.
Work with teammates who are committed to using innovative
technology, like the MyNICaS™ non-invasive hemodynamic monitoring
device, to improve patients’ medical stability, condition
management, medication adherence and quality of life.
As a Home
Health Registered Nurse, you will:
- Provide admission, case management, and follow-up skilled
nursing visits for home health patients.
- Administer on-going care and case management for each patient,
provide necessary follow-up as directed by the Clinical
- Confer with physician in developing the initial plan of
treatment based on physician's orders and initial patient
assessment. Provide hands-on care, management and evaluation
of the care plan and teaching of the patient in accordance with
physician orders, under Clinical Manager's supervision.
Revise plan in consultation with physician based on ongoing
assessments and as required by policy/regulation.
- Coordinate appropriate care, encompassing various healthcare
personnel (such as Physical Therapists, Occupational Therapists,
Home Health Aides and external providers).
- Report patient care/condition/progress to patient's physician
and Clinical Manager on a continuous basis.
- Implement patient care plan in conjunction with patient and
family to assist them in achieving optimal resolution of
- Coordinate/oversee/supervise the work of Home Health Aides,
Certified Home Health Aides and Personal Care Workers and provides
written personal care instructions/care plan that reflect current
plan of care. Monitor the appropriate completion of
documentation by home health aides/personal care workers as part of
the supervisory/leadership responsibility.
- Discharge patients after consultation with the physician and
Clinical Manager, preparing and completing needed clinical
- Prepare appropriate medical documentation on all patients,
including any case conferences, patient contacts, medication order
changes, re-certifications, progress updates, and care plan
changes. Prepare visit/shift reports, updates/summarizes
patient records, and confers with other health care disciplines in
providing optimum patient care.
- Diploma, Associate or Bachelor Degree in Nursing
- Minimum of one year nursing experience preferred
- Strong med surg, ICU, ER, acute experience
- Home Health experience a plus
- Current and unrestricted Registered Nurse licensure
- Current CPR certification
- Strong organizational and communication skills
Join Our Team!
Check out our video to get a glimpse of a day in the life of our
Home Health team - Home
To learn more, please contact your local recruiter at
(toll free) 855-KND-AT-HOME or apply online. Our
Recruiters are ready to help you start a new and rewarding career
with Kindred at Home.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for
employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual
orientation, gender identity or national origin.
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