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Lead RN Home Care Mercy Health Job in Youngstown, Ohio US

Lead RN Home Care Mercy Health

Mercy Health - Youngstown, OH

Posted: 9/17/2019 - Expires: 10/17/2019

Job ID: 212088013



Job Description

Thank you for considering a career at Mercy Health!

This is what we were meant to do - Together!

SUMMARY OF JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

 

The Core Nurse is responsible for overseeing daily operations and providing support to multidisciplinary clinical teams to ensure quality patient care is delivered to a specific geographical region.

 

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Good interpersonal skills in relationship to patients, caregivers, other health care professionals outside the organization, and other employees within the agency
  • Demonstrates ability to prioritize and multitask
  • Demonstrates leadership and team building skills necessary to case manage the patient while coordinating the care with other health care professionals
  • Knowledge of community resources necessary for discharge planning and to utilize appropriate resources to reach the patients goals
  • Clinical thinking necessary to evaluate, process and reach conclusions related to the observations made during the assessment process

 

 

EDUCATION:

  • Registered Nurse licensed in Ohio
  • Current State drivers license in good standing
  • CPR
  • BLS

 

EXPERIENCE:

 

  • Reliable transportation and current liability insurance on vehicle to be used for home visits
  • Previous experience in home health care is strongly preferred
  • Minimal clinical experience 2 years (acute care or home care)
  • Excellent assessment skills required
  • Knowledge of Home Health regulatory Guidelines (Conditions of Participation, HM 11, JCAHO/CHAP) plus practice act guidelines by discipline

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS:

  • Models supportive behaviors
  • Supports collaboration, performance improvement processes, inter-disciplinary work teams, and partnership relationships with customers
  • Demonstrates self-governance
  • Responsible for own professional/personal growth and development
  • Communicates effectively with all departments, employees and customers
  • Promotes stewardship of resources while maintaining or improving the quality of care
  • Exhibits ownership for the success of the organization
  • Effectively engages in two-way dialogue and problem solving
  • Receives, investigates, reports and responds to problems/incidents that involve safety and compliance issues
  • Safety Enhancement (Patient & Employee)

 

PRINCIPAL JOB ACCOUNTABILITIES:

 

Responsible for:

  • Overseeing daily scheduling of patients
  • Reporting lab results
  • Physician orders
  • Triaging of patients, caregivers, physician concerns and issues
  • Scheduling of staff to ensure adequate staffing levels
  • Assisting duties of Clinical Nurse Manager as deemed necessary
  • As assigned, able to fulfill the duties of the Clinical Nurse Manager in he/her absence

 

Patient Contact: Direct and Indirect

SUMMARY OF JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

 

The Lead RN (Core Nurse) is responsible for overseeing daily operations and providing support to multidisciplinary clinical teams to ensure quality patient care is delivered to a specific geographical region.

 

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Good interpersonal skills in relationship to patients, caregivers, other health care professionals outside the organization, and other employees within the agency
  • Demonstrates ability to prioritize and multitask
  • Demonstrates leadership and team building skills necessary to case manage the patient while coordinating the care with other health care professionals
  • Knowledge of community resources necessary for discharge planning and to utilize appropriate resources to reach the patients goals
  • Clinical thinking necessary to evaluate, process and reach conclusions related to the observations made during the assessment process

 

 

EDUCATION:

  • Registered Nurse licensed in Ohio
  • Current State drivers license in good standing
  • CPR
  • BLS

MercyHealth is an equal opportunity employer.

Well also reward your hard work with:

  • Great health, dental and vision plans
  • Prescription drug coverage
  • Flexible spending accounts
  • Life insurance w/AD&D
  • An employer-matched 403(b) for those who qualify.
  • Paid time off
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • And a lot more

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

40

 

 

Work Shift:

Days (United States of America)

 

 

Department:

Home Care

 

 

All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, genetic information, or protected veteran status, and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. If youd like to view a copy of the affirmative action plan or policy statement for Mercy Health Youngstown, which is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer, please email recruitment@mercy.com If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request a reasonable accommodation as part of the employment selection process, please contact The Talent Acquisition Team at recruitment@mercy.com.

 

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Job Summary


Employment Type:
Full Time Employee
Job type:
Federal Contractor
Skill Based Partner:
No
Education Level:
High school graduate
Work Days:
Sun, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
Job Reference Code
R020463
Salary
N/A
Licenses / Certifications:
N/A
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Graphic Literacy: 5
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