Registered Nurse (Infusions)-Huntsville, AL in Huntsville, AL at ResCare

Date Posted: 10/27/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Part-Time
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    10/27/2018

Job Description

ResCare 

Title: Registered Nurse (Infusions)-Huntsville, AL

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 Registered Nurse (Infusions)-Huntsville, AL.

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) Registered Nurse (Infusions)-Huntsville, AL you will: 

  • Assesses patients/clients who appear to manifest health concerns, reports pertinent health information, and follow-ups on recommendations and refer to medical provider for further treatment as necessary.
  • Serves as a resource person and consultant to the patient to achieve optimal level of wellness through health education.
  • Performs nursing duties, including but not limited to medication management, first aid, nebulizer treatments, tube feedings, and care of children with special needs.
  • Responsible for documenting health records, tracking any lab work, and verifying when labs are completed. Responsible for completing all necessary forms, reviews and follow ups.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Position Requirements

  • Current state licensure as a registered nurse and healthcare provider CPR.
  • Minimum of one year work experience as an RN.
  • Must possess strong organizational skills.

Additional Information

*This position is PRN.*Experience administering infusion therapy in a home or alternate - site setting minimum two years experience.*1+ years of experience working as an RN in a clinical care setting that contributes to proficiency in infusion therapy (such as medical surgical unit, emergency department, intensive care unit, post-anesthesia care unit, or similar setting)*Knowledgeable of HIPAA patient privacy and data security requirements, OSHA employee protection regulations, and CHAP accreditation standards for home health and home infusion pharmacy (or other relevant accrediting organizations)*Excellent organizational and critical thinking skills*Effective interpersonal communications, both written and verbal*Active and unrestricted licensure as a Registered Nurse (RN) in the state(s) of practice and others as requested*Willing and able to work with an interdisciplinary team of professionals including pharmacists and technicians, physicians and other licensed prescribers, registered dietitians, home health agencies (HHAs), sales representatives, and others as needed to provide comprehensive care and support of patients and caregivers*Willing and able to work independently in home or alternate - site settings*Weekly Lab draws. Critical Lab Interpretation.*Responsible for creating Physicain's Plan of Treatment.*Willing and able to assume a flexible work schedule*Willing and able to meet attendance, overtime, after-hours on - call, and other reliability requirements of the position*Access to reliable transportation that will enable travel to customer and/or patient sites. This position will have high travel time.

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.

1003 Antietam Road Southeast , Huntsville, AL 35803 USA