Excela Health RN - HOME CARE AND HOSPICE - SKILLED NURSING - FULL TIME in Greensburg, Pennsylvania
The RN assesses, plans, implements and evaluates the care for a designated group of patients in their home. The RN coordinates, directs and promotes positive patient outcomes, and contributes to efficient agency operation. In addition, the Hospice RN provides palliative care and support to terminally ill patients and their families. Mental Health Role - In conjunction with the physician, implements mental health concepts and psychiatric nursing principles in the plan of care. Provides supportive psychotherapy. Demonstrates knowledge of commitment laws, mental health clinical programming, and community resources. Makes appropriate referrals based on the nursing assessment and in collaboration with the physician. Requirements:Excellent communication, interpersonal and organizational skills Strong leadership ability, independent thinking and decision-making ability; analytical problem solving skills, sound judgment; excellent oral and written communication skills, must be able to function in a team environment. Sound judgment, problem solving skills, strong oral and written communication skills, ability to follow directions from other team members; works independently assigned duties. Independent thinking and decision-making ability Ability to multi-task and prioritize assignments Ability to make sound nursing decisions in an autonomous environment, seeking supportive resources as needed. Actively promotes a Lean work culture by performing team member duties to encourage consistent use of LEAN principles and processes, including continually seeking work process improvements. Recognizes the necessity of taking ownership of one's own motivation, morale, performance and professional development. Strives for behavior consistent with being committed to Excela's missions, vision and values.
TIME MANAGEMENT: Advanced
MICROSOFT OFFICE: Intermediate
Diploma or better in NURSING
Associates or better in NURSING
Bachelors or better in NURSING
Licenses & Certifications
- Preferred - All RNs - One year experience in medical/surgical nursing or other healthcare related field; IV and phlebotomy training; certification in an applicable area; Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing. For Hospice - Prior Hospice and/or oncology experience; Hospice and Palliative Care Certification
Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities
The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.