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Company: LifeCare Health Partners
Location: Port St. Lucie, FL
Career Level: Mid-Senior Level
Industries: Healthcare, Pharmaceutical, Biotech

Description

Our five core values encompass who we are as an organization. They serve as a guide to how we operate with one another and the patients we provide world-class care for each day.

All of our associates are empowered to Own It, Respect It, Personalize It, Blur It and Create It.

Complete Home Care - Port St Lucie Central has an immediate opportunity for RN/Registered Nurse - Home Health (Facility and community)

General Summary: Administer nursing care for clients in their place of residence, coordinate care with the interdisciplinary team, clients, and their families, and the referring agency.


Requirements

Supervision: LVN/LPNs and CNAs.

Experience:
• One (1) year experience as an RN in a clinical care setting.
• Preferred, Home health experience.

Skills:
• Nursing skills as defined as generally accepted standards of practice.
• Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to communicate effectively.
• Demonstrates proven decision making skills.
• If required to make visits, Hepatitis profile.
• Must read, write and comprehend English.

Education:
• Completion of an accredited Registered Nursing Program.
• Preferred, BSN.

Licensure/Certification:
• Current driver's license in good standing.
• Current State professional license as an RN in any/all applicable states.
• Current CPR.

On-going employment as an RN requires maintenance of a valid RN license in the state which the nurse practices in and a valid CPR certificate at all times. It is the responsibility of the employee to renew these both before they expire in order to continue employment.

Physical Requirements:
• Prolonged standing/walking required.
• The ability to lift/transfer up to 50 lbs.
• Ability to meet deadlines and patient needs, make quick decisions and allocate resources under stressful conditions.
• Meet patient/family individualized psycho social needs.
• Requires hand-eye coordination and manual dexterity.

Environmental/Working Conditions:
• Works in patient's home in various conditions.
• Possible exposure to blood borne pathogens, bodily fluids and infectious diseases.
• Some exposure to unpleasant weather; PRN emergency call.
• Ability to travel locally and work a flexible schedule.

Machinery/Tools/Equipment Requirements:
• Reliable transportation and auto liability insurance
• Manual blood pressure cuff
• Stethoscope
• Thermometer


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