The Home Health RN role possesses special skills and knowledge of care practices and regulations required for the provision of care to patients in their home. Maintains or shares accountability for comprehensive oversight of patient assignments as indicated by patient need. Performs comprehensive patient assessment, prepares individualized Plan of Care (POC). Makes revisions to POC based on assessment. Must be able to use independent judgment and clinical skills. Coordinates with other disciplines and departments. Able to perform duties and make appropriate decisions in an independent setting; possesses effective problem-solving skills; readily identifies resources and seeks assistance appropriately.
CHRISTUS HomeCare offers the finest in home health and hospice services from an interdisciplinary team of health care professionals.
CHRISTUS HomeCare is a faith-based, not-for-profit home care system comprised of multiple agencies and Visiting Nurse Associations throughout Texas and Louisiana. This position requires the full understanding and active participation in fulfilling the Mission of CHRISTUS Health where we put faith in patient care, to extend the healing ministry of Jesus Christ.
A. EDUCATION: Must be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing.
B. EXPERIENCE: Minimum of one (1) year clinical nursing experience with home care experience preferred or as per state regulations.
C. LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION: Licensed as a Registered Nurse in the state of Texas or in accordance with the Board of Nurse Examiners rules for Nurse Licensure Compact (NLC). Must have a current Texas driver's license and current automobile insurance. CPR certified.
If you are looking to join a faith-based organization that encourages professional development, we want you to become a part of the CHRISTUS HomeCare family!