Sutter Health VNA , Home Health RN (Full time-Days) in Auburn, California
TheRegistered Nursein the Home Health setting coordinates with the interdisciplinary team to provide care to the client and his/her caregiver(s) in accordance with the plan of care, utilizing the Sutter Difference Standards and Standards of Excellence.
Current licensure as a California RN; Must have current American Heart Association BLS-HCPC recognition or Greater Sacramento Region - Healthcare CPR. Valid CA Drivers License, access to reliable auto, with proof of current auto liability insurance. Graduate of an accredited school of nursing; BS in nursing preferred.
This position requires a minimum of one year experience in acute care or community setting. Home health experience is preferred. Senior Care: One year experience working with the elderly is required to meet federal/state PACE regulations.
Must have demonstrated knowledge of the nursing process and community health care. Must have a working knowledge of applicable legal, regulatory, and accrediting standards. Demonstrates knowledge of the concepts of death and dying, utilizing the Hospice philosophy. Requires strong patient assessment skills as well as patient/caregiver education skills. Must possess basic computer literacy knowledge.
Requires excellent organization, prioritization and communication skills. Requires effective English verbal and
written communication skills. Must work well independently, without significant supervision or direction.
Requires computer proficiency in Home Care Software (e.g. Horizon) and Microsoft Outlook. Must work well
independently, without significant supervision or direction. Skilled in the following clinical interventions: central
venous line management, pain management, wound management, venipuncture, blood glucose monitoring
and management of related medications and diet, coagulation testing and management of related
medications and diet, bladder catheter insertion and management.
Organization: *Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital
Title: VNA , Home Health RN (Full time-Days)
Location: California-Greater Sacramento Area-Auburn
Requisition ID: SAFH-1717107
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, marital status, sexual orientation, registered domestic partner status, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, ancestry, national origin (including possession of a driver's license issued to individuals who did not present proof of authorized presence in the U.S.), age, medical condition, physical or mental disability, military or protected veteran status, political affiliation, pregnancy or perceived pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or related medical condition, genetic information or any other characteristic made unlawful by local, state, or federal law, ordinance or regulation. External hires must pass a background check/drug screening. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state, and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.