Brookdale Senior Living RN Visiting Nurse - Home Health in Des Plaines, Illinois

PRN Nurse (RN) Home Health

Des Plaines, IL

Job #: prnRNdpIL341465a

This prn Home Health RN position is for the greater Des Plaines, IL area.

Brookdale Healthcare Services is looking for a Home Health RN to provide services in the Des Plaines area on an as needed basis (PRN). Join a dynamic and growing team of health care providers who are focused on health, wellness and prevention for all our patients. You"ll connect with our senior patients in their homes and build relationships that can greatly enhance their lives while giving you a sense of purpose. You"ll ensure our patients receive optimal care while collaborating with a team of compassionate clinical service providers. This position puts you in a supervisory role over home health aides and LPNs/LVNs. You"ll also help develop a plan of care for each patient.

We offer opportunities to grow your career, including ways to develop your leadership skills, advanced training and the ability to network with other care providers. We always look to promote from within and our home health team is rapidly expanding. This position gives you some scheduling flexibility and reimbursement of travel expenses. We offer a work/life balance and the potential to grow your career. Come experience the Brookdale difference and find a purpose filled career.

Your responsibilities:

  • Evaluate patient and home health environment to determine required services and involve the patient and patient"s family in developing the plan of care

  • Develop the POC based on findings from evaluation visit

  • Serve as the patient"s advocate and maintain ongoing communication with physician, referral sources, caregivers and facility management to facilitate coordination of care

  • Responsible for timely completion and synchronization of OASIS visits within the patient home via device (EMR)

  • Provide direct supervision of nursing clinical care team members (LPN"s/LVN"s & HHA"s)

Benefits:

Brookdale offers a number of benefits to full-time associates including, but not limited to: medical, dental, vision, disability, life, paid time off, educational reimbursement. All associates, age 21 and older, are eligible to participate in the 401(k) retirement savings plan.

/Brookdale.Bringing new life to senior living./

A career with Brookdale Healthcare Services has never been so rewarding! Brookdale Home Health is ranked among the Top Ten largest home heath companies in the country. Many of our agencies carry a five-star rating and are recognized by Decision Health as Home Care Elite agencies. We own and operate more than 80+ agencies nationwide, serving approximately 17,000 patients throughout our Brookdale Home Health Division.

Required skills and qualifications:

  • Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing

  • Licensed as an RN in the state of practice

  • Minimum of two years of home health, public nursing or acute hospital nursing experience

  • Familiar with Medicare home health regulations, documentation requirements, ICD-10 coding and PPS (Strongly preferred)

  • Travel is required; must have a reliable car w/current insurance coverage and a current driver"s license

  • Experience with Electronic Medical Records (EMR) devices preferred but not required

*please contact Kelly Dymock for more info /kdymock@brookdale.com/ 704 541 7471 / 414 299 5076 (fax)

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Brookdale is an EOE-(Equal Opportunity Employer) and drug-free workplace.