Registered Nurse RN Psych Visiting PRN Home Care Polk County
Location: Winter Haven, Florida
Internal Number: 22013175
RN Psych Visiting Home Care Polk County
Location Address: Winter Haven, FL
All the benefits and perks you need for you and your family:
Student Loan Repayment Program
Our promise to you:
Joining AdventHealth is about being part of something bigger. It’s about belonging to a community that believes in the wholeness of each person, and serves to uplift others in body, mind and spirit. AdventHealth is a place where you can thrive professionally, and grow spiritually, by Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ. Where you will be valued for who you are and the unique experiences you bring to our purpose-minded team. All while understanding that together we are even better.
The community you’ll be caring for:
Faith based and Mission driven agency
One-on-one patient care in the patient’s home environment
Joint Commission Deemed Status accredited agency
Competitive pay with no state income tax
Commitment to workplace wellness and exceptional health and benefits offerings
The role you’ll contribute:
The Home Health RN Visit Nurse is a professional nurse who under the general supervision of the Care Manager, provides skilled nursing care to assigned patients and directs Licensed Practical Nurses and Home Health Aides to provide quality care in accordance with physician orders under a plan of care. Assesses, plans, implements, evaluates total patient care and coordinates patient/family teaching. Assures compliance with nursing standards, federal, state, and local government regulations, and company clinical policies. Provides goal directed care leading to specific outcomes. May be on call for after-hours work. Coordinates and directs the home care patient’s care based on individual patient needs.
The value you’ll bring to the team:
Provides comprehensive assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of patients assigned to visit.
Reports changes in patient condition in a timely manner to the physician and/or RN Care Manager. Obtains orders for changes in the plan of care to respond to the patient's condition.
Follows orders for treatment and provides services as indicated on the plan of care.
Utilizes and implements appropriate educational tools and pathways per guidelines and/or policy and procedure
Takes ownership to optimize agency performance through active involvement in quality improvement activities.
Utilizes motivational interviewing/health coaching techniques to achieve desired patient outcomes
The expertise and experiences you’ll need to succeed:
Must meet one of the following three requirements:
A RN with a Master’s degree with a specialty in psychiatric or mental health nursing and licensed in the state where practicing would qualify. The RN must have nursing experience (recommended within the last 3 years) in an acute treatment unit in a psychiatric hospital, psychiatric home care, psychiatric partial hospitalization program or other outpatient psychiatric services.
A RN with a Bachelor’s degree in nursing and licensed in the state where practicing would qualify. The RN must have 1 year of recent nursing experience (recommended within the last 3 years) in an acute treatment unit in a psychiatric hospital, psychiatric home care, psychiatric partial hospitalization program or other outpatient psychiatric services.
A RN with a Diploma or Associate degree in nursing and licensed in the state where practicing would qualify. The RN must have 2 years of recent nursing experience (recommended within the last 3 years) in an acute treatment unit in a psychiatric hospital, psychiatric home care, psychiatric partial hospitalization program or other outpatient psychiatric services.
Medical/Surgical nursing experience is also required because many psychiatric patients meet homebound criteria due to a physical illness; and the psychiatric nurse is also expected to care for patients without a psychiatric diagnosis.
Current Registered Nursing License in State of Practice
Valid Driver’s License and current car insurance
Recent, relevant experience in a Medicare-certified home health agency as a case-manager
Bachelor’s degree in nursing
Field supervision: Effectively delegates and supervises delegated care, e.g., care provided by the home health aide and the LPN.
A working knowledge of community resources and an ability to refers patients and families appropriately
Home Care Regulations and Third-Party Reimbursement as it impacts care delivery
At AdventHealth, Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ is our mission. It calls us to be His hands and feet in helping people feel whole. Our story is one of hope — one that strives to heal and restore the body, mind and spirit. Our more than 80,000 skilled and compassionate caregivers in hospitals, physician practices, outpatient clinics, urgent care centers, skilled nursing facilities, home health agencies and hospice centers are committed to providing individualized, wholistic care.