Exeter Hospital RVNA - Nurse RN-PV in Exeter, New Hampshire

Reporting to the Homecare Program Manager, provides professional nursing care as assigned. Coordinates care planning with other disciplines.

Required Education/Experience:**

? graduate of accredited RN program

? 1-3 years experience

? RN license - NH or other Compact State

? CPR certified or within 30 days of hire

? Driver license - valid

Major Responsibilities

1 Ensure there are physician orders prior to delivering services. Complete a

comprehensive assessment including physical, psycho/social, and spiritual

aspects of patient/family. Ensure OASIS accuracy.

2 Develop and implement plan of care for the patient. Analyze the plan on-going and develop interventions/changes as necessary.

3 Effectively integrate educational, medical, social and psychological factors

when evaluating progress towards attainment of goals and outcomes.

4 Complies with medical, regulatory, educational and records management

requirements (e.g. insurance authorization, consents, physician's referral,

documentation) and maintains patient confidentiality in accordance with

HIPAA guidelines.

5 Collaborates with other healthcare providers to coordinate services and

maximize outcomes.

6 Maintains a safe and therapeutic environment for patient and caregiver(s) in

accordance with Home Health standards, including assurance and support

of the patient's rights and responsibilities.

7 Completes documentation (routine notes, clinical/progress notes,

medication reconciliation, discharge planning) same day as visit, per agency

and regulatory requirements. Orders patient supplies in appropriate quantities and in a timely manner. Transfers laptop after each visit.

8 Meets agency obligations for scheduling, on-call, weekend and evening

coverage, if applicable.

9 Understands and meets expected productivity standards, attendance at meetings and obligations for scheduling.

10 Complies with professional licensure standards and code of ethics.