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ResCare Title: RN Registered Nurse (Homecare)Job Category: Nursing/SkilledLine of Business: HomeCare ServicesAbout ResCareJoin us in transforming peoples' lives and their communities! ResCare is a one-of-a-kind human services company offering services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, home care for seniors, as well as education, vocational training, and job placement for people of all ages and skill levels. Right now, we have an exciting opportunity for you to join our team as a RN Registered Nurse (Homecare). In this position, you will play a vital and positive role in helping our clients with intellectual, cognitive, or developmental disabilities achieve their fullest potential.Are you passionate about helping others? Don't miss this opportunity to find career success and fulfillment while you help people reach their highest level of independence! Apply today! ResCare. Where Care Meets Career.RN Registered Nurse (Homecare) ResponsibilitiesIn addition to assessing the health of the people we serve and implementing their care plans, the Registered Nurse will ensure health maintenance and disease prevention and/or provide case management. Supervision of care plans and staff members may also be involved in daily work assignments. Duties of this healthcare role will include, but are not limited to: Observing, assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating nursing support for well, chronic or acutely ill individuals in a community or small facility setting Working closely with other health professionals/providers in planning, implementing, and evaluating programs and services to address the health needs of persons servedCoordinate communications and actions of various disciplines as it relates to health and safety supportsEnsuring the ordering, reviewing, monitoring, discontinuation and, if necessary, the disposal of medications as prescribed by the physicianEnsure that there are policies in place that address medication administration, medication errors, medication storage / access and medication destruction, and that these policies are reviewed at least annually and revised as necessaryEnsuring that progress reports are made to the physician when the client's condition changes Transcribing or ensuring transcription of physician phone orders and other medically related reportsComplete daily, monthly, quarterly and annual nursing documents as/ if requiredEnsuring the routine documentation of individual's health status in nurse's notesEnsuring that furnishings, equipment, and supplies are maintained within guidelines established to prevent the spread of diseaseDirecting and supervising the activities of the licensed practical / vocational nurse as needed.Ensure that appointments for health related issues are scheduled, completed and that appropriate response to findings are implemented in a timely mannerMaintain communication with inpatient nursing and discharge coordinators when individuals served are hospitalizedProvide new employee training and annual recertification training for health and safety related topicsEnsure unlicensed staff are trained on person-specific issues as they relate to each individual's health maintenance, safety, and disease prevention needsSpecific RequirementsQualified candidates for the role of Registered Nurse must be capable healthcare professionals with a passion for improving the health and well-being of the people we serve. We are seeking compassionate, results-driven individuals with a commitment to nursing excellence.Requirements include: Registered Nursing Degree from an accredited college of nursing with current unrestricted registration and license Valid driver's license, acceptable driving record and proof of car insurance CPR and First Aid professional certification Experience or training in clerical, reception, and medical field equivalent Experience in administering medications 1+ years of nursing experience; supervisory experience, preferred Home health care experience, preferred * Able to lift and carry items weighing up to 20 pounds Additional InformationResCare is currently looking to fill the role of Care Manager (RN/ LPN) in the Indianapolis, Greenwood, Lafayette, Rushville/ Greensburg, and Bloomington areas.The Care Manager must be able to perform the following essential job functions:* Ability to conduct initial consultation for services and complete client care-plan assessments* Ability to provide information and refer to resource services* Ability to identify problems, eligibility for assistance, and need for services* Ability to coordinate other care providers such as primary care and specialty physicians, to avoid unnecessary costs and miscommunications* Ability to provide medication management oversight, telephone check-in service, conduct regular home visits to assess potential safety issues and personal well-being of clients* Ability to attend and participate in scheduled meetings with fellow staff members* Ability to work as part of a team of Care Managers and to extend advice on cases when needed* Ability to support and educate clients, their family members and related parties on issues related to the client* Ability to have a flexible work schedule* Ability to maintain and update client files and complete required documentation* Ability to maintain accurate time records, calculate and report hours worked with clients* Ability to support and endorse ResCare HomeCare's philosophy, programs and culture* Ability to complete other duties as assignedFULL TRAINING PROVIDED BenefitsIn addition to meeting your passion for making a difference in people's lives and career advancement, opportunities you may also be offered: Competitive pay based on experienceMedical, Dental, Vision BenefitsSuite of voluntary insurance options401(k)Paid Time OffHolidaysPerformance incentivesCompany Discount Purchasing ProgramCell phone ServiceFord and Chrysler AutomobilesFurnitureAppliancesStaples discounts Employee Assistance ProgramLegal Assistance ProgramTuition ReimbursementPredictive Full-time, 40 Hour Plus SchedulePart-time and On-call shifts available (less than 30 hours) Don't miss this opportunity to find career success and fulfillment while you assist people to reach their highest level of independence. ResCare does not discriminate against any person on the basis of gender, race, color, national origin, religion, disability, age, veteran status, or sexual orientation in admission, treatment, or participation in its programs, services and activities, or in employment, or on the basis of gender in its health programs and activities. , Indianapolis, IN 46250 USA


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