Registered Nurse (RN)
Company: Human Touch Home Health
Location: Mc Lean
Posted on: November 23, 2021
Human Touch Home Healthcare is looking for PRN, Full-time Part-Time
Nurses (RN) in McLean, VA. sis of race, color, religion, sex,
national origin, disability, or veteran status
The registered nurse plans, organizes and directs home care
services and is experienced in nursing, with emphasis on community
health education/experience. -The professional nurse builds from
the resources of the community to plan and direct services to meet
the needs of individuals and families within their homes and
Completes an initial assessment of patient and family to determine
home care needs. - Provides a complete physical assessment and
history of current and previous illness(es).
Regularly re-evaluates patient nursing needs.
Initiates the plan of care and makes necessary revisions as patient
status and needs change.
Uses health assessment data to determine nursing diagnosis.
Develops a care plan, which establishes goals based on nursing
diagnosis and incorporates therapeutic, preventive, and
rehabilitative nursing actions. - Includes the patient and the
family in the planning process.
Initiates appropriate preventive and rehabilitative nursing
procedures. - Administers medications and treatments as prescribed
by the physician.
Counsels the patient and family in meeting nursing and related
Provides health care instructions to the patient as appropriate per
assessment and plan of care.
Identifies discharge planning needs as part of the care plan
development and implements prior to discharge of the patient.
Acts as Case Manager when assigned by Clinical Supervisor and
assumes responsibility to coordinate patient care for assigned
Prepares clinical notes and updates the primary physician when
necessary and at least every sixty days.
Communicates with the physician regarding the patients needs and
reports any changes in the patients condition; obtains/receives
physicians orders as required.
Communicates with community health related persons to coordinate
the care plan.
Participates in on-call duties as defined by the on-call
Ensures that arrangements for equipment and other necessary items
and services are available.
Instructs, -supervises -and evaluates home health aide care
provided every two (2) weeks.
Registered nurse with current licensure to practice professional
nursing in the state.
Graduate of National League for Nursing accredited school of
Maintains a current CPR certification.
Must be a licensed driver with an automobile that is insured in
accordance with state or organization requirements and is in good
Minimum of two -years' experience, at least one of which is -in the
area of -public health or home care nursing is preferred.
Self-directed -and able to work with minimal supervision.
Demonstrates excellent observation, problem solving, verbal and
written communication -skills; -nursing skills per competency
Shows ability to organize and prioritize workload
Management experience not required. - Responsible for supervising
home health aides.
Prolonged or considerable walking or standing. - Able to lift,
position, or transfer patients. - Able to lift supplies and
equipment. - Considerable reaching, stooping, bending, kneeling, or
crouching. - Visual acuity and hearing to perform required nursing
Paid Inservice training
Company Overview: -Human Touch Home HealthCare has been around for
over 23 years, with multiple locations through Virginia, Washington
DC, Maryland, and Pennsylvania we offer one of the most
comprehensive selections of career opportunities in the industry
ranging from per diem to full-time. We provide skilled and
non-skilled care. Human Touch Home Health is an Equal Opportunity
Employer and qualified applicants will not be discriminated against
on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin,
disability, or veteran status
Keywords: Human Touch Home Health, Washington DC , Registered Nurse (RN), Healthcare , Mc Lean, DC
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