Travel Home Health Nurse - Travel (HH RN)

Company:
NursesRx
Job Type:
Full Time
Posted Date:
Sep. 19th 2017
Location(s):
  • Tacoma, WA

Job Description

Job Category
Registered Nurse
Profession
Home Health
Specialty

Shift
8 D
Duration

Start Date
ASAP
Pay Rate
$29.00 - $31.00
Job Description & Requirements
Travel Home Health Nurse - Travel (HH RN)
The elite team members of this Home Health unit are seeking a like-minded, compassionate RN to join their ranks. With a care-giving model based on optimal patient outcomes, the ideal candidate will bring experience, innovation and passion to their role.
Details:
HH position to float between Pierce County and King County, 8D, Thursday - Monday.

The home health nurse provides care in the patient’s place of residence with a variety of responsibilities that includes wound care, medication, patient assessment, and disease treatment and prevention education. Case management duties are sometimes included. The level of intricacy and required course of treatment for each patient's medical condition determines whether care is provided by an RN or LPN (LPNs are licensed to work under the supervision of an RN after one year of specialized training).
Required Qualifications
BLS and WA RN lic required. HH experience required. ONE: Pierce County ONE: South King County Day shift with a typical 80 hour per pay period serving home health with just tiny bit of hospices patients. A general background is ideal for this position. The duties include evaluating, treating and providing case management of a client's condition in the home as it relates to the client's disabilities, injuries, and/or disease processes. Must have good computer skills with the ideal candidate will have experience using EPIC software. Requirements include licensure in the State of Washington as a registered physical therapist, three years' experience in a related rehabilitation setting (home care preferred), an insured vehicle for work use and a Washington driver's license. We serve all of Pierce County and South King County. Currently we are divided into four zones so as much as possible travel is within the zones. However, some zones are more rural and thus travel is greater between patients. We try to keep staff to the assigned zones as much as possible, but that is not always possible if we are to meet patient needs. The average mileage for a PT in a week ranges from between 100 - 250 miles per week for a full time work.
Preferred Qualifications
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About the Facility
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Facility Location
Just 30 miles south of Seattle, in the shadow of Mount Rainier, pristine Tacoma offers a healthy, outdoorsy lifestyle and an abundance of natural wonders in its backyard. The city’s waterfront parks are ideal for walking, in-line skating and biking, while nearby Mount Rainier National Park offers the chance to go hiking, mountain climbing, kayaking and wildlife viewing.
Job Benefits
NursesRx, an AMN Healthcare company, is a leading travel nursing staffing agency that can help you achieve the career you've trained for, and the lifestyle you've always wanted. With thousands of positions nationwide, NursesRx lets registered nurses (RN) choose from the very best assignments with top-ranked hospitals and facilities throughout the United States. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer. We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.
About the Company
NursesRx, an AMN Healthcare company, is a leading travel nursing staffing agency that can help you achieve the career you've trained for, and the lifestyle you've always wanted. With thousands of positions nationwide, NursesRx lets registered nurses (RN) choose from the very best assignments with top-ranked hospitals and facilities throughout the United States. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer. We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.

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