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Nurse Non-billable in Nampa, ID at ResCare

Date Posted: 12/7/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Nampa, ID
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    12/7/2018

Job Description

ResCare 

Title: Nurse Non-billable

Job Category: Nursing/Skilled

Line of Business: HomeCare Services

About ResCare

Join us in transforming peoples' lives and their communities! ResCare is a one-of-a-kind human services company offering services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, home care for seniors, as well as education, vocational training, and job placement for people of all ages and skill levels. Right now, we have an exciting opportunity for you to join our team as a Nurse Non-billable.

About this Line of Business

As one of the industry's largest providers, HomeCare services offers care for more than 20,000 individuals across the country. We deliver quality, compassionate and highly individualized in-home care and support that helps seniors stay at home - all while maximizing their dignity, privacy and independence. Whether our clients are recovering from illness, injury or surgery, living with a chronic disability or dealing with the natural process of aging, our services are tailored to meet the individual needs of people of all ages, physical conditions and cognitive abilities.

HomeCare services include personal care and homemaking programs, professional nursing, geriatric care management, Alzheimer's/dementia care, respite care and other programs, as well as differentiated offerings in home monitoring with Rest Assured(R) Telecare that help reduce hospital visits and keep people in their homes longer.

As a(n) Nurse Non-billable you will: 

  • Provide 1:1 care for client following client's plan of care at all times while maintaining client's dignity and independence. 
  • Monitor clients vital statistics and report abnormal findings to the case manager and physician assessments.
  • Administer medications, feedings, oxygen, ostomy care as needed per client's plan of care and provided assessments of results.
  • Complete routines as established by other care professionals such as PT, OT, Speech Therapists.
  • Ensure infection control policies are maintained at all times, report possible communicable diseases or infections and ensure the overall implementation and correct practice of infection control procedures.
  • Accurately document nursing actions of all care given and communicate with family, case manager, and physicians. Also document the progress and outcomes for established goals and inform physician, case manager, and families of changes in client's medical condition and needs.
  • Order supplies, medications, and feedings as needed to ensure adequate amounts are on hand at all times.
  • Ensure all patient needs are being met in accordance with the instructions of the physician.
  • Monitor incidents involving individuals. Ensure that incident reports are completed timely, accurately, and that case managers are informed. Examine the individual following the incident.
  • Ensure all medical equipment is maintained and report faulty equipment to DME for repair.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Position Requirements

  • Proof of current license as an LPN or LVN in good standing from the state(s) of practice
  • Current CPR certification
  • Be able to bend stoop, push, pull, sit, and walk for periods of time
  • Able to utilize proper body mechanics while lifting 50 pounds
  • Knowledge of individual service plans, including understanding of client rights and health needs
  • Must have completed post secondary coursework to facilitate licensure as an LPN or LVN 

Additional Information



Benefits

ResCare offers a comprehensive benefits package to full-time employees including medical, dental, vision, paid time off, disability, life, and tuition reimbursement. All employees age 21 and older are eligible to participate in the 401(k) retirement savings plan.

ResCare is an Equal Opportunity Employer. ResCare does not discriminate against any person on the basis of gender, race, color, national origin, religion, disability, age, veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation in admission, treatment, or participation in its programs, services and activities, or in employment, or on the basis of gender in its health programs and activities.

847 PARKCENTRE WAY , NAMPA, ID 83651-1792 USA