RN - Home Health/Hospice (req num: 9666) Home Health STPH Covington, LA
- Day shift
Summary of the Job:
Responsible and accountable for a group of patients during a designated time frame and to provide care to these patients via therapeutic use of self, the nursing process, the environment/instrumentation, and other health care team members. Supervises the activities of Licensed Practical Nurses and Certified Nursing Assistants.
Service area includes West St. Tammany and Washington parishes. On-call rotation. Mileage is reimbursed.
Minimum Qualifications: Current LA RN Licensure. BLS through the American Heart Association required. Acute Care or other inpatient nursing experience required. Minimal 1 year clinical experience required for Home Health. Minimal 2 years clinical experience required for Hospice. Must have current LA Driver's License in good standing. Must have reliable transportation for work with current safety inspection (brake tag), liability insurance, and vehicle license plate registration.
Preferred Qualifications: HH or Hospice experience preferred but not required. Proficient I.V. skills. Proficient computer skills preferred.
Must possess good physical health. Some requirements include but are not limited to standing, sitting or walking for long periods of time. Lifting at least 50 pounds is required. Must be able to work with a moderate level of noise.
Physical Effort required: Constant (67%-100%) - handling/feeling, talking, hearing, seeing
Frequently (34%-66%) - lifting, carrying, pushing/pulling, stooping, crouching, reaching,
Occasionally (1%-33%) - climbing (stairs, ladders, etc.), balancing, crawling
St. Tammany Parish Hospital is a full-service acute care facility committed to providing world-class healthcare while using the latest technology. We are the second-largest employer in the parish and have been delivering quality healthcare since 1954. St. Tammany Parish Hospital partnered with Ochsner Health System in 2014 and together we are focused on increasing local access to care, improving quality and reducing the cost of healthcare for area patients.
Contact : Jennifer Randazzo
Email : email@example.com
Tel : 985-898-4540
Fax : 985-898-4360
Address : Jennifer Randazzo 1202 S. Tyler Street, Covington LA