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Contingent PCN

Company: Trinity Health Of New England
Location: Mishawaka
Posted on: August 21, 2019

Job Description:

Position Purpose: Provides professional nursing care to the organization s clients as prescribed by the physician, and/or requested by the client/family, and in compliance with the state s Nurse Practice Act, any applicable licensure/certification requirements, and the organization s policies and procedures. The RN is accountable for the client assessment, care planning, therapeutic intervention, and achievement of client outcomes. Provides functional support to Home Healthcare Aides and LPNs as needed. Essential Functions Effectively and efficiently prioritizes visit content and plans visits based on client capabilities, condition, preferences (when possible), physician orders and available resources. Maintains a current working knowledge of applicable Federal, State and local laws and regulations, the Organizational Integrity Program, Code of Ethics, as well as agency policies and procedures and adheres in a manner that reflects honest, ethical and professional behavior. Accurately assesses clients at admission, at required time points, and as needed, utilizing appropriate standardized documentation. Assesses the client s condition and needs and determines the agency s ability to meet those needs in the home care/hospice setting. Informs the client/caregiver about the agency, care/services available, client obligation for payment, and other responsibilities and rights, before care is initiated. With the physician, office care manager and client, develops appropriate assessment-based plan of treatment including: attainable episode goals and agency services needed to improve and/or stabilize client s medical condition and promote independence. Participates in timely revision of the plan of treatment as appropriate. Makes appropriate referrals for evaluation/care to other disciplines and services, and assists in coordinating care with others to ensure effective and efficient care is provided. Utilizes interview, observation and evaluation in assessing clients and applies nursing judgment, consistent with practice standards, in formulating nursing interventions and making recommendations to the physician and client. Reports changes in client condition as appropriate and in a timely manner, to the client s physician and/or Case Manager/designee, and obtains orders for changes in the plan of treatment to respond to the client s condition. Initiates and assures implementation of procedures, orders for medication and treatments as prescribed by the physician in accordance with the plan of treatment. Utilizes and implements appropriate tools and pathways per guidelines and/or policy and procedure (e.g. education checklists, pathway protocols, Home Program Instructions, etc.). Participates in quality improvement processes including peer review as directed. Accurately documents observations, interventions and evaluations pertaining to client care management and services in accordance with agency policy and procedure utilizing the point of care information system. This will include: assessments, visit reports, medication information, treatments, co-ordination of services, client progress or lack of progress toward goals, and contacts with physicians and agency and community providers. Takes appropriate steps to assure timely submission of client data to the office for inclusion in the client record (by timely electronic transmission of data, or when appropriate by fax or mail). Works with scheduling to assure visits and client care coverage are scheduled in accordance with the plan of care, maintains an appropriate productivity level and are suitably assigned to other team members when needed. Initiates and maintains communication regarding the client s care/needs with the physician, clinical supervisor, other disciplines, and family, as appropriate. Updates other disciplines regarding changes in the plan of care and the client s condition when indicated; and coordinates referrals and recertification information with other disciplines. Notifies physician of changes in the client s condition and/or need for additional orders, obtaining and documenting verbal orders per policy. Participates in case conferences when indicated with other members of the home care team. Demonstrates self-education as evidenced by: (a) Identifies and documents education needs. (b) Corrects the knowledge deficit through multiple learning activities. (e.g. participating in agency in-service presentations) (c) Mentoring and role modeling.(consulting with clinical supervisor, and other clinical experts for guidance) Assures that standards and practices reflect current standards and best practice within area of expertise Acts independently and responsibly to perform duties on a consistent basis and in a timely manner. Demonstrates furthering professional growth through sharing knowledge with others (e.g. presenting at agency and/or community in-services, acting as preceptor to others). When acting as primary nurse on the case, takes lead responsibility for care plan and case management, assuring appropriate care, supplies, and follow through. Delegates tasks to appropriate personnel as indicated by skill level and professional standing (e.g. LPN, HHA) Develops/updates the HHA plan of care, when needed, and assures the HHA is oriented to the client and care plan. Makes bi-weekly supervisory visits to the client to assess quality of aide services provided and need for HHA care plan revisions, offering education to the HHA as needed and feedback as appropriate for staff evaluations. Supervises LPN care and competence monthly or more frequently as needed to accomplish client goals. Participates in the orientation of new employees, preceptorship of new RNs and the educational process of nursing students as appropriate. Identifies with and demonstrates a commitment to the mission and values of Trinity Health. Ensures that services are provided in a manner that supports continuous quality improvement, customer-oriented focus and quality client care outcomes. The duties and responsibilities described are not a comprehensive list and additional tasks may be assigned from time to time, as the scope of the job may change as necessitated by business demands Minimum Qualifications: Graduate of an approved Nursing education program, BSN by 2020 Current Registered Nurse licensure in the state of practice. In CA: Must have one year of professional nursing experience by regulation. Must have a minimum of one (1) year experience as a professional acute care nurse. Home healthcare experience preferred. Must have current Driver s license and reliable transportation to and from work site. Ability to consistently demonstrate commitment to the mission and Organizational Code of Ethics, and adhere We provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibit discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training. Apply

Keywords: Trinity Health Of New England, Mishawaka , Contingent PCN, Other , Mishawaka, Indiana

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