PER DIEM NURSE

Connected Home Care

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Job Information

About Connected Home Care

Fueled by a real understanding of today’s challenges, Connected is committed to delivering BetterCare at Home™. With over 20 years of operating experience, we have built a replicable service prototype, developed profitable, long-standing referral relationships, and created an innovative brand that positions us to serve the future customer.

Connected has grown to be one of the largest single-site private home care companies in the country and is dedicated to improving the well-being of its employees and the people it serves.

Administrative Functions

  • Maintains client’s records in both office chart and home care chart
  • Reports any changes in client’s condition to PCP and POA as directed
  • Investigates any accidents or incidents immediately in accordance with policies
  • Investigates any member complaint or grievance and notifies the Executive Director as according to policies
Nursing Functions
  • Assesses member in accordance with policies
  • Provide basic nursing care in accordance with RN/LPN scope of practice.
  • Accesses client’s physical and emotional state as needed in accordance with policies
  • Completes comprehensive chart reviews as needed
  • Communicates with physicians and carries out collaborative plan or care for members
  • Completes necessary assessment tools
  • Writes and implements comprehensive care plan
  • Provide medication reviews and communicates with outside agencies when necessary to meet the needs of the client
  • Coordinates, as necessary, family meetings
  • Identifies community resources and communicates with outside agencies when necessary to meet the needs of the client
  • In the absence of support staff, the RN/LPN is able and willing to perform any of the duties delegated to the PCA, to meet the client’s needs
Qualifications and Skills:
  • Diploma from an accredited school of nursing (RN or LPN)
  • 1-2 years of clinical experience in gerontology, home care, rehabilitation or acute care.
  • Current and unencumbered license as a Registered Nurse
  • Must be able to read, write and speak the English language.
  • Must possess the ability to make independent decisions when situations warrant such actions.
  • Must possess the ability to deal tactfully with clients, families, and other Extended Family staff.
  • Must have patience, and tact, as well as an ability to handle difficult clients.
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