Registered Nurse - Home Health

Brookdale Senior Living Independence , MO 64056

Posted 3 months ago

Full Time

Registered Nurse

  • Home HealthFull Time Registered Nurse

  • Home Health

Full Time RN (Home Health) in the Independence, MO area.

Competitive salary, paid mileage and excellent benefits!

Independence, MO

Job #: RNHHindMO69143a

A career with Brookdale Healthcare Services has never been so rewarding! Brookdale Home Health is ranked among the Top Ten largest home heath companies in the country. Many of our agencies carry a five-star rating and are recognized by Decision Health as Home Care Elite agencies. We own and operate more than 80+ agencies nationwide, serving approximately 17,000 patients throughout our Brookdale Home Health Division.

Brookdale. Bringing new life to senior living.

Brookdale Healthcare Services is looking for a Home Health Nurse (RN) to provide services in the Independence area. Join a dynamic team and growing team of health care providers focused on health, wellness and prevention for all our patients. You'll connect with our senior patients in their homes and build relationships that can greatly enhance their lives while giving you a sense of purpose. You'll ensure our patients receive optimal care while collaborating with a team of compassionate clinical service providers. This position puts you in a supervisory role over home health aides and LPNs/LVNs. You'll also help develop a plan of care for each patient.

We offer opportunities to grow your career, including ways to develop your leadership skills, advanced training and the ability to network with other care providers. We always look to promote from within and our home health team is rapidly expanding. This position gives you some scheduling flexibility and reimbursement of travel expenses.

Your responsibilities:

  • Assess home care patients identifying physical, psychosocial and environmental needs as evidenced by documentation, clinical records, case conferences, team reports, call-in logs and on-site evaluations

  • Complete OASIS, assessment and visit paperwork according to agency policy

  • Communicate significant findings, problems and changes to Manager, Clinical Services and physician, and documents all findings, communications, and appropriate interventions

  • Participate in interdisciplinary patient care conferences and Agency Performance Improvement processes

  • Assure the continuity of patient care and coordination of services through delivery of quality patient care

Required skills and qualifications:

  • Current license as a Registered Nurse in good standing for the state

  • One year of home health, public nursing or acute hospital nursing experience

  • Familiar with Medicare home health regulations, documentation requirements, ICD-10 coding and PPS (Strongly preferred)

  • Acute care and home care experience are preferred

  • Must have valid driver's license

If you're a Brookdale associate, please consider referring someone through the Good People Program!

Brookdale is an EOE-(Equal Opportunity Employer) and drug-free workplace.

Brookdale offers a number of benefits to full-time associates including, but not limited to: medical, dental, vision, disability, life, paid time off, educational reimbursement. All associates, age 21 and older, are eligible to participate in the 401(k) retirement savings plan.

At Brookdale, we provide home care to seniors living in our Independent Living/Assisted Living communities as well as to those living in private homes.

Brookdale is the nation's largest provider of senior living solutions and we operate approximately 1,000 communities across the US with approximately 80,000 associates.

Brookdale's Mission: "Enriching the lives of those we serve with compassion, respect, excellence and integrity."

For more information please contact:

Carmen Hanney

channey@brookdale.com


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