Registered Nurse - Home Health, On-Call
Job Number 135294
The Registered Nurse (RN) is a professional caregiver who assumes responsibility and accountability for assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating care of Hospice/Home Health Adult and Pediatric patients and their families in their home setting. Care provided in the home may include but is not limited to: Wound Care / Wound Vac, Anticoagulant treatment management, IV care including Central lines and Peripheral IV access, Antibiotic treatment and monitoring, Pump management, Enteral Nutrition, and Disease process and Symptom management. The RN provides the best clinical practice in an environment of caring and healing while working autonomously in the home. Utilizing the nursing process, care is delivered in compliance with hospice/home health policies and procedures, legal and regulatory standards.
This position will cover on-call visits on a 7-on/7-off basis with another RN covering 2300 - 0700.
Current Registered Nurse (RN) License in state of practice
This position requires verifiable current Healthcare Provider or Professional Rescuer CPR certification. An original card must be verified prior to start date or the job offer will be withdrawn. For additional information regarding CPR requirements please visit our Job Requirements Page .
Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing
Basic computer skills (ability to navigate programs and document patient care)
Ability to lift and transfer patients independently
Home Health and Hospice only:
Ability to commute to the office at least twice daily to electronically transfer patient files or have other access to the Internet for electronically transferring patient files twice a day.
Current driver’s license, access to insured and reliable transportation and acceptable driving record to comply with the policies and procedures maintaining insurability of Intermountain Healthcare (less than 75 points within the last 36 month time frame)
Lifting, twisting, standing, seeing, manual dexterity, speaking, sitting, driving, exposure to allergens in homes
Two years’ work experience as a RN
Previous experience in an Acute Care, Home Health or Hospice setting
All positions subject to close without notice
Intermountain Healthcare is an equal opportunity employer M/F/D/V
Job Type: On-Call / PRN
Location: Salt Lake City, UT, US