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Registered Nurse (RN)

Location : Vista, CA
Job Type : Direct
Reference Code : Urgent Needs - PACE
Required Years of Experience : 1
Required Education : AA Degree
Job Industry : Healthcare - Health Services

Job Description :

 


Registered Nurse (RN) - PACE Clinic


Monday - Friday - 8 am to 5 pm


Full Time position


 


Join a premier provider of community and senior services programs ranging from specialized care for those with chronic illness, to personal care to help individuals looking for a little assistance with daily activities. Our company exists to serve our senior community with dignity and high-quality care.


 


We invite you to apply for an opportunity with us!


 


Why work with us?


 


·       Competitive Wages & Benefits


·       Generous time off


·       Flexible schedules


·       Medical, Dental, Vision, Retirement and Wellness programs


·       Hiring Immediately


·       Job Training: Specialized training and opportunities for personal certifications



 

The Registered Nurse (RN) PACE is responsible for the development and implementation of homecare services for program participants, including the coordination of all Durable Medical Equipment and provide RN coverage in the PACE Clinic. 

 

 

Your role:


  • Assess the care needs of a frail elderly population, and identifies and develops specific plans of care. Initial and periodic assessments to be conducted minimally every 6 months and must be completed prior to the scheduled IDT team meeting. Communicates participant changes with team members. 

  • Provides ongoing education and/or instructions to the patient, family and/or caregivers about goals and expectations, safety at home, use of equipment and other topics as indicated.

  • Regularly completes home visits to assigned caseload to evaluate nursing needs and facilitate clinical services such as wound care, medication administration, lab drawings and collection, and other services as indicated upon evaluation. 

  • Coordination of 24-hour care delivery and the implementation of all home care services which include nursing, PT, OT, ST and personal care services to ensure that quality services are provided to meet participant needs. Monitors contracted personal care staff to ensure delivery of personal care services as outlined on plan of care. 

  • Coordinates and authorizes all Durable Medical Equipment. Creates and maintains inventory of all home care and durable medical supplies. 


 

Required Qualifications :

Requirements:

 

Licensure or Certification Required: 


  • Current CA RN License. 

  • Valid CA driver license and reliable transportation. 


 

Experience Required:


  • At least 1 year as an RN, preferably in either home or community health. 

  • At least 1 year experience working with the frail or elderly population. 

  • Supervisory experience desired. 




Experience Preferred: 



  • Experience in and/or knowledge of Adult Day Health Center or PACE is desirable. 





Verbal and Written Skills Required to Perform the Job: 


  • Excellent oral, written communication, and interpersonal skills. 

  • Bilingual: English/Spanish preferred




 

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