Nurse Practitioner - House Calls

    Res-Care, Inc.
    Florence, KY
    Full-time, Part-time
    Similar jobs pay $23.30 - $31.53

    Job Description

    Title: Nurse Practitioner - House Calls
    Job Category: Registered Nurse
    Line of Business: HomeCare Services

    Branding: ResCare

    About this Career Opportunity:

    A nurse practitioner helps with all aspects of patient care, including diagnosis, treatments and consultations. They can perform independently or as part of a treatment team. Educates patients about preventative care and prescribed treatments, conduct physicals, order tests and serve as a patient's primary healthcare provider.

    Essential Job Responsibilities:
    • Facilitate new patient consultation and health history review
    • Perform physical examinations and screenings of patients
    • Order and administer tests including bloodwork
    • Review and interpret test results
    • Diagnoses health problems
    • Detect changes in patient condition
    • Administer medications
    • Operate medical equipment
    • Recommend further treatment options or future appointments if needed
    • Provide referrals to other practitioners when necessary
    • Provide after-care/ongoing care information and resources to patients
    • Ensure patient records are kept up to date including test results, immunizations, condition changes, etc.
    • Deliver quality, physician-level care while complying with company policies, safety regulations, and productivity metrics
    • All other duties as assigned
    Position Requirements

    Education:
    • Master's degree in nursing. Current state nurse practitioner license required. 5+ years nursing experience required
    Qualifications:
    • Strong knowledge base of HIPAA and OSHA required. Strong interpersonal communication skills, both verbal and written. Patient, compassionate nature. Ability to operate as part of a team, alongside physicians and other medical staff. Proficiency in medical instruments and equipment Proficiency in computer-based data management programs and information systems preferred. Prescriptive authorization required.
    Work Requirements:
    • Active unrestricted license to practice in TX. Certificate/license as a Nurse Practitioner to meet individual state practice act. Current DEA registration if applicable.
    Additional Information

    Benefits

    ResCare offers a comprehensive benefits package to full-time employees including medical, dental, vision, paid time off, disability, life, and tuition reimbursement. All employees age 21 and older are eligible to participate in the 401(k) retirement savings plan.

    ResCare also offers a PayOUT program that allows employees to set their own pay day. Click here to learn more about this program.

    About Our Company

    Join us in transforming peoples' lives and their communities! ResCare is a one-of-a-kind human services company offering services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, home care for seniors, as well as education, vocational training, and job placement for people of all ages and skill levels. Right now, we have an exciting opportunity for you to join our team as a Nurse Practitioner - House Calls.

    About this Line of Business

    As one of the industry's largest providers, HomeCare services offers care for more than 20,000 individuals across the country. We deliver quality, compassionate and highly individualized in-home care and support that helps seniors stay at home - all while maximizing their dignity, privacy and independence. Whether our clients are recovering from illness, injury or surgery, living with a chronic disability or dealing with the natural process of aging, our services are tailored to meet the individual needs of people of all ages, physical conditions and cognitive abilities.

    HomeCare services include personal care and homemaking programs, professional nursing, geriatric care management, Alzheimer's/dementia care, respite care and other programs, as well as differentiated offerings in home monitoring with Rest Assured Telecare that help reduce hospital visits and keep people in their homes longer.

    ResCare is an Equal Opportunity Employer. ResCare does not discriminate against any person on the basis of gender, race, color, national origin, religion, disability, age, veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation in admission, treatment, or participation in its programs, services and activities, or in employment, or on the basis of gender in its health programs and activities.

    75 Cavalier Boulevard, Suite 116, Florence, KY 41042-3953 USA

    Posting ID: 556635415Posted: 2020-05-21