Choice Health Care Position Description
Registered Nurse, Home Care
Reports to: Clinical Care Supervisor/Case Manager
Current Ohio License
Minimum of two (2) year's hospital Experience and one (1) year experience
in home health care.
Provide quality patient care to homebound clients following established
professional standards of care, Agency guidelines, policies and procedure.
Follows a plan of care that is congruous with the physician's orders through
assessment of patient's needs, condition, and environment, and consultation
with our health team members, at time of initial visit and updates plan of
care regularly as necessary, and documents this care following Agency procedures.
Responsible for the delivery of competent, quality patient care in the home.
Maintains an ongoing responsibility for assigned caseload.
Responsible for the implementation and evaluation of individual patient plan
Maintains communication with Case Managers, Staff Coordinator and Director
of Home Care Services.
Provides teaching and counsels both patient and family.
Provides skilled nursing care that conforms to Agency patient care and general
Schedules work load for maximum efficiency.
Rotates weekend, night and holiday call with staff to facilitate adequate
coverage for all patients.
Participates in Agency evaluation program as instructed.
Regularly attends Case Care Conferences.
Abides by and promotes Agency administrative policies.
Maintains a continuing knowledge of competencies related to the nursing
profession by participating in formal education programs, conferences, workshops
and professional organizations.
Participates in staff inservices programs, at least 12 hours annually.