Adult Home Care Registered Nurse Specific Duties and Responsibilities Provides, coordinates, teaches and supervises care for a group of patients usually in the setting of the patients home. Employs the nursing process to develop plans of care for patients requiring in-home health and support services, provides health teaching to patients and care givers, preventative health screening, referral and coordination of services in the agency and the comminity, and advocacy for the patient in obtaining health-related goals. Ensures adequate service provision, including scheduling of visits, based on patients identified needs and priorities for care. Complies with all Home Care policies and procedures and regulatory requirements for all areas of Home Health Agencies and RSA both state and federal. Reports to the Clinical Nurse Manager.
Associated topics: ambulatory, care, care unit, ccu, coronary, intensive, intensive care unit, recovery, staff nurse, unit