RN Home Health & Hospice
Company: CHI St. Gabriel's Health
Location: Little Falls
Posted on: October 12, 2021
CommonSpirit Health was formed by the
alignment of Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI) and Dignity Health.
With more than 700 care sites across the U.S. & from clinics and
hospitals to home-based care and virtual care services CommonSpirit
is accessible to nearly one out of every four U.S. residents. Our
world needs compassion like never before. Our communities need
caring and our families need protection. With our combined
resources CommonSpirit is committed to building healthy communities
advocating for those who are poor and vulnerable and innovating how
and where healing can happen both inside our hospitals and out in
The registered nurse plans, organizes and
directs home health and hospice 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 communities.
Essential Key Job
- Completes an initial assessment
of client and family to determine home health needs. Provides a
complete physical assessment and history of current and previous
illness. Regularly re-evaluates client nursing needs.
- Initiates the plan of care and
makes necessary revisions as client 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 client 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 client and family in
meeting nursing and related needs.
- Provides health care instructions
to the client 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 client.
- Acts as Case Manager when
assigned by Clinical Supervisor and assumes responsibility to
coordinate client care for assigned caseload.
- Prepares clinical notes and
updates the primary physician when necessary and at least every
- Communicates with the physician
regarding the client’s needs and reports any changes in the
client’s condition; obtains/receives physician’s orders as
- Participates in on-call duties as
defined by the on-call policy.
- Ensures that arrangements for
equipment and other necessary items and services are
- Instructs, supervises and
evaluates home health aide care provided
duties as assigned by management
Graduate of an accredited school of
Minimum of 2 years of experience
Current valid driver's license
Experience in public health or home health
Keywords: CHI St. Gabriel's Health, Minneapolis , RN Home Health & Hospice, Other , Little Falls, Minnesota
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