Providence Health & Services RN Home Care - Greater San Fernando Valley Areas in Encino, California
Providence is calling a Per Diem, Day Shift Home Health Registered Nurse ( RN ) to Providence Saint Joseph Home Health in Burbank, CA.
Our goal is to give our patients the education and resources needed to regain and maintain good health as well as to help them remain in the comfort of home and in the community.
Candidates must be available 4 days a month and one weekend per month from 8:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Must be available to travel the whole San Fernando Valley to visit patients.
In this position you will:
- Apply the nursing process to develop and execute an age-appropriate plan of care for assigned home care/hospice patients by coordinating the interdisciplinary team to implement and/or update the patient plan of care according to assessment findings.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Current unencumbered California Registered Nurse ( RN ) License
Current Basic Life Support BLS certification for Healthcare Providers from the American Heart Association.
Valid Driver's License
Minimum 1-year of RN experience
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Recent Home Health experience is preferred
About the ministry you will serve:
As an integral part of the respected Providence Health & Services for over 25 years, our highly skilled healthcare professionals provide a full range of home health and clinical specialty programs to patients experiencing an illness, hospitalization or surgery or, for those receiving treatment for a chronic or acute illness. Providence Home Care embraces everyone from new mothers and their babies to the elderly with chronic health problems.
Our team of health care professionals starts with the patient and his or her physician and may include: registered nurses; certified home health aides; social workers; physical, occupational and speech therapists. Our specialty care includes patient assessment and monitoring; beside protime monitoring; IV therapy; total parenteral nutrition; gastric feeding tube (G-Tube) for long-term enteral nutrition; V.A.C. therapy used to promote healing in acute or chronic wounds, fight infection and enhance healing of burns; pain management; injections; and ostomy management. From same-day referrals and a smooth transition from hospital to home, to attentive follow-up and communication with your own doctor, we provide care and support for you every step of the way to help restore your health to its fullest potential. Our goal is to equip our patients with the education and resources needed to regain and maintain good health.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Schedule: On Call
Job Category: Home Health Nursing
Other Location(s): California-Tarzana, California-Santa Clarita, California-San Fernando, California-North Hollywood, California-Van Nuys, California-Simi Valley, California-West Hills, California-Porter Ranch, California-Northridge, California-Granada Hills, California-Chatsworth, California-Glendale, California-Mission Hills, California-Encino, California-Canyon Country, California-Woodland Hills
Req ID: 212511