Sanford Health RN Home Health/Hospice - Sheldon Home Health in Sheldon, Iowa

Job Title: RN Home Health/Hospice | Sheldon Home Health | Sheldon

City: Sheldon

State: Iowa

Department : Home Health-Skilled

Job Schedule: PRN

Shift: Varies

Hours Per Shift: Other

JOB SUMMARY

Provides professional nursing services to patients at home. The registered nurse is responsible to implement the nursing process within Sanford and the continuum of care. The nursing process is utilized to assess, diagnose, establish a plan with outcome criteria, intervene, evaluate, and document human responses to actual or potential health problems. This practice includes dependent, interdependent and independent functions.

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES

The nursing department is open 24 hours/day; any of those hours may be an expectation of employment specific to the needs of the department. These needs change dependent upon staffing availability and patient census. Will be required to work rotating shifts, weekends, and holidays. Committee meeting attendance may be expected at times. Will take shifts on call.

QUALIFICATIONS

Graduate of an accredited school of nursing with an Associate Degree, Diploma, or Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing. Thirty-six contact hours every two years as required by the Iowa Board of Nursing. Participation in continuing education programs as offered by Sanford Sheldon. Iowa RN License; All facility nursing staff to be certified in CPR, and Mandatory Abuse Training—Adult and pediatric with the exception of Sanford Senior Care they need to be certified in only Adult.

Valid Driver’s License required.

Hospital Nursing also to be certified in ACLS, PALS, NALS, TNCC and Mandatory Abuse-Adult and child.

Recertification is mandatory for all nurses as per the regulatory guidelines

Affiliation with an outside professional nursing organization is encouraged but is not required.

About Sanford Health:

At Sanford Health, we are dedicated to the work of health and healing. Every day, we show that commitment by delivering the highest quality of care to the communities we serve. We are leaders in health care and strive to provide patients across the region with convenient access to expert medical care, leading-edge technologies and world-class facilities.

In addition to strong clinical care, we are also committed to research, education and community growth. We engage in medical research to not only discover innovative ways to provide care, but also cures for common diseases. We continuously seek new ways to achieve our vision of improving the human condition here in your community, across the region and around the world.

The entire team at Sanford Health recognizes the value of healthy families and communities. We continue to gain momentum and expand our reach. Together, we can make a positive difference now, and in the future.

Sanford is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet. If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request an accommodation for help with your online application, please call 1-877-243-1372 or send an email to talent@sanfordhealth.org .

In compliance with federal law requiring employers to verify new employees' U.S. employment eligibility, Sanford participates in E-Verify. To learn more click here for English Version at https://e-verify.uscis.gov/emp/media/resourcesContents/EverifyPosterEnglish.pdf or here for Spanish Version at https://e-verify.uscis.gov/emp/media/resourcesContents/EverifyPosterSpanish.pdf .

City: Sheldon

State: Iowa

Job Function: Nursing

Job Schedule: PRN

Shift: Varies

Req Number: req650