Wanted: Full-Time RN

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Nurse/Care Manager Job Description
We are welcoming a full-time RN who wants to work for a dynamic and growing local in-home health care company. We help people by ’Making Life Easier’ and we love it! If you are energetic, self-motivated and organized, this is the job for you!

Candidate Requirements:
  Current licensure as a Registered Nurse in the state of WI
  Leadership characteristics including compassion, commitment, and discipline
  Effective written and verbal communication skills, problem-solving skills, and good judgment based on the principles of sound management
  Work independently in the absence of supervision, reliable and on time
  Commitment to the senior market, believe in and live the mission of Home Helpers
  Uphold company code of ethics which includes honesty and integrity

Specific Duties:
  Conduct initial and ongoing comprehensive assessment of the client’s needs, and develop Plan of Care
  Under the guidance of the DON, coordinate total patient care by monitoring the client’s condition, promoting sound preventive practice and coordinating services, often requiring proactive communication with both the client and adult children or spouse
  Develop, review and update client care plans
  Answer care plan questions, or emerging client concerns and provide guidance as appropriate
  Conduct and participate in care conferences, discuss with the DON problems concerning clients and how they may best be handled, and directs caregivers as appropriate
  Assist with general training of caregivers and personal training as needed, including proficiency in dementia care
  Observe caregiver performance and identify further training needs in coordination with   DON
  Assist with bi-annual staff educational meetings
  Perform urine drug testing of caregivers and staff as needed
  Caregiving as needed
  Provide skilled nursing skills including: Medication Management, Wound Care, Catheter Management, Diabetes Training/Assistance, Vital Sign Monitoring and follow-up, Ostomy/Colostomy care, Care Management, Nursing Assessment
  Other duties as assigned

Personal Characteristics:
  Mature, Calm, Patient, Seasoned, Good Listener, Empathetic, Engaging
  Able to think and make good decisions under pressure
  Communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing
  Work independently in the absence of supervision
  Reliable, on-time

Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $55-$60K /year

Required education: 
Bachelor’s

Required experience: 
Nursing: 5 years

Required language: English

Required licenses or certifications:
Valid Driver’s License
WI Nursing License

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