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Mahaska Health Partnership

Home Care and Hospice Registered Nurse


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Posted On:
Closing On:
Friday, 9th March 2018
Friday, 6th April 2018
Category: Health Care
Department: Home Health/Hospice
Shift: M-F 8:00am-4:30pm
Job Type:
Full Time

Job Description:

Shift: Full-time: M-F, 8:00am-4:30p with on-call rotation.

Education Requirements: Graduate from an accredited nursing program.

Job Requirements: Licensed as a Registered Nurse in the state of Iowa. Home Care and Hospice experience preferred. Current BLS.  Must be dedicated to customer service for patients, families, visitors, physicians and coworkers throughout the organization. Must have reliable transportation, a valid driver’s license, and proof of insurance.

Responsibilities: Provides skilled nursing services and assists with the coordination of home health care and hospice services for assigned patients.  Responsible to perform nursing assessments and to develop, implement, and evaluate plans of care in conjunction with the physician, Interdisciplinary Group, patient, and caregivers.  Provides services that require substantial and specialized nursing care including medication administration, wound care, therapeutic treatments, and skilled teaching as ordered and indicated.  Prepares written plan for the Home Health Aide to follow and provides supervision, if applicable.  Responsible for clinical care and medical management activities across the continuum of care (assessing, planning, implementing, coordinating, monitoring, and evaluating) as it relates to the end of palliative care.

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