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Facility:Sioux Falls Home Health
Location:Sioux Falls, SD
Shift:8 Hours - Day Shifts
Job Schedule:Full time
Functions in a structured care setting and adheres to the policies and procedures established by Sanford Home Health and Hospice. Demonstrate knowledge of nursing principles for the Home Health/Hospice patient and oversee care for Home Health/Hospice patients of all ages following established standards and practices. Provides leadership of the Home Health/Hospice staff and is expertly skilled in the functions of the Electronic Medical Record (EMR) and process/utilization improvement related to the EMR. Serves as a leader by promoting and improving Home Health/Hospice patient care processes and related quality patient outcomes, as well as reacting calmly and effectively in emergency or tense situations. Responsible for establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with patients, medical staff, and clinical support staff and the public and recognizing opportunities and recommending solutions. Demonstrate effective communication skills, respect confidentiality, adhere to safety regulations, maintain records, generate proposals, and exhibit and encourage principles of adult education and change management. May serve in the Home Health/Hospice staff nurse role when staffing gaps exist. #crosspost
Drivers license required
Assist in coordinating and leading a team of therapists, nurses and home health aides to meet and exceed goals of care while supporting departmental and governmental regulations.
Serve as a resource for teammates while encouraging personal and professional growth and maintaining positive relationships resulting in good team morale.
Attend inter-disciplinary gatherings both within the department and healthcare organization to collaborate and network towards identifying barriers then overcoming these to meet the goals of each patient.
Direct monthly all-team meetings to communicate relevant changes in procedures and company alterations while supporting open lines of interaction.
Apply case management skills while serving rural and metro patient populations to recruit and implement enterprise and community services while maintaining a holistic approach to benefit each patient.
Bachelor's degree in nursing required.
Graduate from a nationally accredited nursing program preferred, including, but not limited to, Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE), Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN), and National League for Nursing Commission for Nursing Education Accreditation (NLN CNEA).
For Rural Health Network facilities only, employees who do not possess a Bachelor's degree in the required field, leadership may consider an educational plan with proven continuous action toward achieving a Bachelor's degree in Nursing within five years of hire into position. Additionally for Rural Health Network facilities, for current employees, leadership may have considered acceptable qualifications and work experience equivalency based on facility size, rural market, and business need, prior to new Sanford education requirements.
Three years' demonstrated medical surgical setting. One-year management experience preferred. Thorough knowledge of the nursing practice act and standards of nursing care, and a working knowledge of administrative and management techniques.
Currently holds an unencumbered Registered Nurse (RN) license with the State Board of Nursing where the practice of nursing is occurring and/or possess multistate licensure if in a Nurse Licensure Compact (NLC) state. Certified Hospice and Palliative Nurse (CHPN) desirable. Certificate for Outcome and Assessment Information Set (OASIS) Specialist-Clinical (COS-C) preferred.
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Posting ID: 558408799Posted: 2020-05-22