Registered Nurse (RN) Travel Contract for Home Health Agency in Hammond, LA

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Job Details

Location Hammond, LA
Discipline RN
Date Posted June 11, 2024

Job Description

Job Title: Home Health Registered Nurse (RN) - Contract Position

Company: Sunbelt Staffing

Location: Hammond, LA

Duration: 13 weeks (Monday-Friday, with possibility for weekend work or on-call)

Pay: Hourly (Negotiable based on experience)

Job Description:

Sunbelt Staffing is currently seeking a qualified Registered Nurse (RN) for a contract position in home health care in Hammond, LA. The ideal candidate will have 1-2 years of experience in home health, proficiency in Homecare Homebase as a charting system, and a commitment to providing exceptional patient care.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide skilled nursing care to patients in their homes as prescribed by the physician and in compliance with applicable laws, regulations, and agency policies.
  • Perform comprehensive assessments of patients' health status, develop individualized care plans, and implement appropriate interventions.
  • Administer medications, treatments, and procedures as ordered by the physician and ensure accurate documentation of all care provided.
  • Complete OASIS documentation with a 24-hour turnaround time and maintain accurate and up-to-date patient records using Homecare Homebase.
  • Collaborate with interdisciplinary team members, including physicians, therapists, and other healthcare professionals, to ensure coordinated and holistic patient care.
  • Educate patients and their families on disease management, medication administration, and home safety practices.
  • Adhere to ethical and professional standards of nursing practice and maintain confidentiality of patient information at all times.

Requirements:

  • Valid Registered Nurse (RN) license in the state of Louisiana.
  • Minimum of 1-2 years of experience in home health care as an RN.
  • Proficiency in Homecare Homebase as a charting system is required.
  • Ability to complete 25-30 productivity units each week, with compensation for a full 40 hours of work.
  • Availability for Monday-Friday schedule, with flexibility for weekend work or on-call as needed.
  • Reliable transportation, valid driver's license, and active car insurance.
  • Ability to pass a background check, drug screen, and provide all necessary medical documents in compliance with the Joint Commission standards.

Benefits:

  • Competitive hourly pay, negotiable based on experience.
  • Opportunity for professional growth and development in the field of home health care.
  • W2 employment status with Sunbelt Staffing.

If you meet the qualifications and are interested in joining our team as a Home Health Registered Nurse (RN) in Hammond, LA, please apply with your updated resume and contact information. We look forward to hearing from you!

Sunbelt is an equal opportunity employer. We consider applicants for all positions without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital or veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status. No question on the website is used for the purpose of limiting or excluding any applicant’s consideration for employment on any basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

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