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Registered Nurse

Company: LHC Group, Inc.
Location: Fairfield
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

Company Overview

Currently Hiring Per Diem Registered Nurses in the Fairfield area!

The Registered Nurse in Home Base Community Services renders professional nursing care to patients in their home by assessing, developing, implementing, and evaluating home nursing care needs of assigned patients.

Patient Care , a part of LHC Group, is the preferred post-acute care partner for hospitals, physicians and families nationwide. From home health and hospice care to long-term acute care and community-based services, we deliver high-quality, cost-effective care that empowers patients to manage their health at home. Hospitals and health systems around the country have partnered with LHC Group to deliver patient-centered care in the home. More hospitals, physicians and families choose LHC Group, because we are united by a single, shared purpose: It's all about helping people.

Essential Functions

  • Provides supervision and oversight to patient care as outlined by State regulation and/or requested by Agency Director.
  • Utilize the E.V.V. (Electronic Visit Verification) program as applicable.
  • Assist in the orientation of new staff as needed.
  • Prepares clinical notes daily.
  • Reports to the Agency Director or Designee on a regular basis regarding the general, physical and mental condition of the patients.
  • Administers prescribed medication and treatment as permitted by state or local regulations and in accordance with the physician's orders.
  • Prepares physicians orders as applicable.
  • Participates in in service education programs, patient care conferences and staff meetings as scheduled.
  • Follows company policies and procedures.
  • All other duties as assigned.

Education & Experience

License, Registration, and / or Certification Requirement: Yes

Experience Desired: A minimum of one year experience as an RN preferred

License Requirements:
  • Must have current RN licensure in state of practice.
  • Current drivers license, vehicle insurance and access to a dependable vehicle or public transportation.
  • Current CPR certification required.
Skill Requirements: Understands the concepts of home health care and the role of the RN as a member of a full discipline health care team.

Company Description:

Our company was founded over 20 years ago on the principle that its all about helping people, and we live by those words today. Its our mission to provide exceptional care and unparalleled service to patients and families who have placed their trust in us. We grow to fulfill this mission. When you become part of the LHC Group family, youre choosing a career path that will challenge you to grow both personally and professionally.

Every day, all across the country, our LHC Group family is helping people. There are 10,000 of us, standing shoulder to shoulder, helping the patients in our care live, fuller, healthier lives. We do this because helping people is, quite simply, the reason we exist. Its our purpose.

Keywords: LHC Group, Inc., Fairfield , Registered Nurse, Other , Fairfield, Connecticut

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