Home Health Nurse - Full Time & Part Time

Healthcare Plus South Holland , IL 60473

Posted 2 months ago

Elite Healthcare Providers, LLC is a home health agency duly licensed by the Illinois Department of Public Health, Medicare Certified, and Joint Commission Accredited. Our team of highly skilled & experienced professionals is committed to providing compassionate care in attaining the highest level of patient satisfaction.

We live the philosophy of service first and foremost. Our patients' ultimate well-being and the quality of care we provide is our top priority. Our goal is to assist each patient in maintaining their health and the highest level of functioning and independence without leaving the comforts of their home 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • State registered nurse license required

  • 2+ years' experience in in-home or palliative care required

  • Excellent communication and time-management skills

  • Compassionate and friendly demeanor

  • Ability to travel to multiple patients per day

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assess patients' condition during every visit and chart your observations

  • Perform evaluation tasks, including vital signs and medication review

  • Administer medication as prescribed by the patient's Physician

  • Dress or redress open wounds and assess the progress of healing

  • Educate patients and their families on proper home health care strategies and procedures

  • Coordinate with Occupational Therapists, Physical Therapists, Physicians and anyone else involved in the patient's care plan

  • Provide palliative care as needed to keep the patient comfortable

  • Make recommendations for devices or tools that might improve the patient's quality of life

  • Listen to the patient and respond to concerns or requests

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Home Health Nurse - Full Time & Part Time

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