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Oregon Employment Department: Burns Office Job Listings in Harney County

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JOB INFORMATION: Registered Nurse – Full Time - Home Health

Job Description:

Perform a variety of Home Health and Hospice nursing duties within the community and in the county. Provide close interaction between physicians and community health organizations.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: Be responsible for assessing, planning, implementing, evaluation and if necessary, delegating patient care for patients in their home. Collaborates with physicians, medical professionals and other staff to ensure the quality and continuity of care. Utilizes knowledge of the principles of growth and development appropriate to the patient’s age to ensure that care provided meets the unique, physical and psychosocial needs of the patient. Involves appropriate parties (i.e. patient’s family or guardian, outside agencies) in the assessment, treatment and continuing care of the patient as needed. Assists in the QI process within agency and collaborates in educational opportunities.

MANDATORY REQUIREMENTS: Successful completion of a nursing program from an accredited school of nursing. Interpersonal communication skills (both written and oral) required in order to educate and comfort patients and their families, maintain effective contacts with a variety of healthcare personnel and maintain appropriate documentation records. Proficiency in developing a patient’s plan of care, implementing effective nursing care and evaluating outcome of nursing interventions. Collaborates with healthcare professionals in delivery of care. Ability to read and communicate in the English language. Must be familiar with general use and functions of the computer and electronic medical record charting. Please follow this link to view the full job description.

Harney County Public Health