Tri-City Medical Center

RN III/HOME HEALTH

ID
2021-10348
FTE Status
PD .2
Shift
Day
Work Schedule
Monday - Friday 08:00a - 4:30p; rotating on-call, weekends and holidays based on agency needs.
Cost Center/Dept
7290 - Home Health Care

Job Locations

US-CA-Oceanside

Overview

Tri-City Healthcare District has been serving the North County region for almost 60 years and remains committed to providing high quality healthcare and community services for every individual we encounter regardless of race, color, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, disability or socioeconomic status.

 

Our mission is to advance the health and wellness of the community we serve. In order to achieve our mission, we see, hear and listen to our front line healthcare workers, employees, medical staff and all community stakeholders in order to understand and meet our community’s needs.

 

Position Summary:

 

Maintains professional standards of conduct and ethics as outlined in department expectations and professional organizations.  Provides education to patients, families, caregivers and other health professionals.  Assists in the supervision of other staff members, students and volunteers as appropriate.A Home Care registered nurse provides skilled and licensed care and services to patients in their home.  The RN utilizes skills to promote the Home Care benefit to the patient and develop and revise the plan of care.

 

Major Position Responsibilities:

The position characteristics reflect the most important duties, responsibilities and competencies considered necessary to perform the essential functions of the job in a fully competent manner. They should not be considered as a detailed description of all the work requirements of the position. The characteristics of the position and standards of performance may be changed by TCMC with or without prior notice based on the needs of the organization.

  • Maintains a safe, clean working environment, including unit based safety and infection control requirements.
  • Possesses good patient assessment skills.
  • Coordinates with interdisciplinary team to develop a plan of care to meet patient/family/caregiver needs.
  • Demonstrates competency in nursing skills and performs within scope of practice.
  • Delegates, monitors and supervises paraprofessional staff and makes adjustments to assignments as needed.
  • Performs documentation duties in the agency and in each patient record according to agency policy.

Qualifications:

  • At least one year experience as a staff nurse in an acute hospital, SNF, or home care setting required (Home care only).
  • At least one year recent Medicare certified home health experience, preferred (Home care only).
  • Wound vacs, PICC care, IV Therapy, preferred (Home care)

Licenses:

  • Current California Nursing License, required.                               
  • Current driver’s license and current automobile insurance, required (Home care only).

Certifications:

  • Current BLS required upon hire; American Heart Association Healthcare Provider.

Each new hire candidate who is offered employment must pass a physical evaluation, urine drug screen and pre-employment background checks before starting work.

 

**To protect the health of patients and staff, and to comply with the new State of California mandates, all job offers are contingent on the successful engagement in the TCMC COVID-19 vaccination program (fully vaccinated with documented proof or approved exception/deferral.)**

 

TCHD is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation, or gender identity/expression), age, marital status, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with a disability.

 

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