Home Health RN

Job ID
2020-116102
Employment Type
Part Time
Department
Home Health
Hours / Pay Period
64
Facility
Woodland Healthcare
Shift
Day
Standard Hours
Varied schedule
Work Schedule
8 Hour
Location
CA-WOODLAND

Overview

Dignity Health Woodland Memorial Hospital is Yolo County’s largest health care provider, serving the community since 1905. Woodland Memorial Hospital is a 108-bed acute care facility offering the most comprehensive range of health care services in Yolo County, including inpatient and outpatient surgical services, family birth center/labor and delivery, emergency services, sleep disorders center and cancer care services. Woodland Memorial Hospital is part of Dignity Health. Dignity Health is a 21-state network of nearly 11,000 physicians, 56,000 employees, and more than 300 care centers, including hospitals, urgent and occupational care, imaging centers, home health, and primary care clinics. For more information, please visit our web site at www.dignityhealth.org/woodland

 

Overview

Dignity Health is seeking energetic RNs with an interest in Home Health and Hospice to join our growing team, serving patients in Woodland, Davis, and surrounding areas.

 

We offer:

  • Autonomous work environment
  • Mentoring with experienced RNs
  • Strong leadership support
  • An environment that puts patients and their families at the heart of all we do
  • A culture of healing and Humankindness
  • Desirable benefits package and competitive compensation

 

If you’re seeking an opportunity where you can make a powerful and lasting impact on the lives of patients and their families, we hope you will consider joining our team!

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Responsibilities

We’re seeking candidates with the following skills and strengths:

 

  • Desire to work collaboratively with interdisciplinary teams to ensure patient safety, positive patient experience, and delivery of quality care
  • Commitment to extend dignity, caring, and respect to all patients, physicians and family members
  • Experience communicating effectively both verbally and in writing
  • Proficiency, efficiency, and thoroughness using electronic medical records
  • Commitment to patient confidentiality
  • Maintain knowledge of changes governing Home Health Agencies in accreditation, State and Federal Regulation, third party payors, and patient care needs
  • Enjoy working a flexible schedule and be willing to work overtime, if needed, for the provision of quality patient care
  • Enthusiasm about field nursing care, as our patients will span throughout Yolo, Sutter, Yuba, and Solano Counties. 
  • Knowledge of current nursing care techniques, principles and procedures, The Joint Commission, Title 22, Medicare regulations pertaining to Home Health.

 

The Registered Nurse coordinates, supervises and implements patient care. Observes and maintains records on patient care, condition, reaction and progress. Conducts initial and ongoing assessment, develops patient care plan, manages patient treatment, teaches patient and family, identifies and corrects variances from care plan and completes discharge planning. Administers prescribed medications, changes dressings, cleans wounds, monitors patient vital signs and provides patient and family education on treatment plan and ongoing care needs. Obtains consults and referrals as necessary.

 

Knowledge of current nursing care techniques, principles and procedures. JCAHO, Title 22, Medicare regulations pertaining to Home Health. Must have ability to: Work as a team member to meet the department goals and objectives. Treat co-workers, patients, physicians and family members with dignity and respect. Maintain patient confidentiality. Communicate effectively with team members in verbal and written form, using electronic clinical information system. Establish and maintains a cooperative working relationship with physicians, nursing staff,  therapist, other hospital departments, and outside agencies.


Maintain knowledge of changes governing Home Health Agencies in accreditation, State and Federal Regulation, third party payors, and patient care needs. Work a flexible schedule and be willing to work overtime if needed for the provision of quality patient care. Function autonomously.

The Registered Nurse coordinates, supervises and implements patient care. Observes and maintains records on patient care, condition, reaction and progress. Conducts initial and ongoing assessment, develops patient care plan, manages patient treatment, teaches patient and family, identifies and corrects variances from care plan and completes discharge planning. Administers prescribed medications, changes dressings, cleans wounds, monitors patient vital signs and provides patient and family education on treatment plan and ongoing care needs. Obtains consults and referrals as necessary.

WHC - Home Health care Program. This position will require travel within Yolo, Sutter, Yuba and Solano Counties. The candidate will be required to have a working vehicle, a valid drivers license and proof of car insurance. 

 

 

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Qualifications

CA RN license with a current CPR certification is required. At least one year acute care hospital experience required. One to two years Home Health experience preferred. A current California drivers license with proof of current auto insurance required. Reliable transportation required.

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