RN Visiting Nurse (Full Time) - Chicago, IL

Location: Chicago, IL, United States

Ref#: 665

Posted: 04-03-2020

Industry: Healthcare

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Join a dynamic and growing team of health care providers focused on health, wellness and prevention for all our patients. You'll connect with patients in their homes and build relationships that can greatly enhance their lives while giving you a sense of purpose. You'll ensure patients receive optimal care while collaborating with a team of compassionate clinical service providers. 


Essential Job Functions

Evaluate patient and home health environment to determine required services and involve the patient and patient's family in developing the plan of care.


Develop the POC based on findings from evaluation visit.


Serve as the patient's advocate and maintain ongoing communication with physician, referral sources, caregivers and facility management to facilitate coordination of care.


Responsible for timely completion and synchronization of OASIS visits within the patient home via device (EMR).


Provide direct supervision of nursing clinical care team members (LPN's/LVN's and HHA's).


Required Skills & Qualifications

Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing.


Licensed as an registered nurse in the state of practice.


Minimum of three years of home health, public nursing or acute hospital nursing experience.


Familiar with Medicare home health regulations, documentation requirements, ICD-10 coding and PPS (Strongly preferred).


Travel is required; must have a reliable car with current insurance coverage and a current driver's license.


Experience with Electronic Medical Records (EMR) devices preferred but not required.