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Pediatric Home Team (Transitional) Nurse

Company: Angels of Care Pediatric Home Health
Location: Fort Worth
Posted on: June 11, 2024

Job Description:

Pediatric Home Team (Transitional) NurseLocation: Fort Worth, TXPay Range: LVN - $30/hr-$36/hr RN- $35/hr-$42/hr.Join our team as a Home Team Nurse for a growing company that has a huge heart, fast-paced work environment, and great benefits! Work with passionate, talented professionals that are dedicated to serving our clients and feel rewarded knowing that your job MATTERS!The Company:Angels of Care Pediatric Home Health is a family, clinically-owned company that has been caring for the medically fragile community since 2000! The company was founded by a nurse with a huge heart, and today we pride ourselves on our values: Heart, Advocacy, Love, and Outreach! #HALOSThe Position:Using strong clinical and assessment skills to assess patients' post-acute needs in collaboration with the multi-disciplinary Halos Home Team and the patients discharge care providers to ensure continuity of care when discharging home.Essential Duties and Responsibilities (Other duties may be assigned):Focus on the medical needs and treatment of infants, children, and/or adolescents primarily in their home according to the active plan of care, as given by the physician and other appropriate personnel. Maintain positive internal and external customer service relationships.Conduct on-going patient care and assessments.Administration of prescribed medications, treatments, and therapies.Coordination of care.Educate family members/caregivers on patient clinical care to enhance positive outcomes.Preventative initiatives to protect quality of care for patient.Assess patients' post-acute care needs in collaboration with the Clinical Care Managers and the patients discharge care providers to ensure continuity of care when discharging home.Provide interim care to patients experiencing gaps due to call offs, vacations and staff shortages with varying acuity and scheduling needs.Provide one-on-one training to nurses in the field to ensure a smooth clinical and non-clinical transition assuring continuity of care when the Halo's Home Team exists the case.In conjunction with support staff, serve as a liaison and patient advocate on complicated cases.Performance Responsibilities:The following listing applies to every employee.All employees of the organization:Exercise necessary cost control measures.Maintain positive internal and external customer service relationships.Demonstrate effective communication skills by conveying necessary information accurately, listening effectively and asking questions when clarification is needed.Be depended upon to plan and organize work effectively and ensure its completion.Meet all productivity requirements.Demonstrate team behavior and must be willing to promote a team-oriented environment.Represent the organization professionally at all times.Demonstrate initiativeContinually improve processes and relationships.Qualifications/Requirements:Active Texas RN or LPN licenseActive CPRAbilities, Skills, and Knowledge:Trach/vent experience preferredHome care preferredStrong oral and written communications skillsAdaptabilityProvide care in a client home settingAbility to make a positive and lasting impressionAbility to work as a team memberSpecial Requirements:Flexibility in scheduling with the ability to work on call as needed.Physical Demands & Working Conditions:The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Ability to lift up to 50 pounds and move Requires working under some stressful conditions to meet deadlines and patient needs, and to make quick decisions and resource acquisition' meet patient/family individualized psycho socials needs.Office: works in a routine office environment. Noise level may be moderately high, ability to work a flexible schedule and extended hours. Ability to travel locally and some exposure to inclement weather. Ability to hear and respond to pages, ability to understand and apply training and in-service education, ability to instruct personnel during training, education and staff meetings, and ability to remain calm in emergency situations and when handling multiple tasks. Must be able to cope with the mental and emotional stress of the position. Must function independently and have flexibility, personal integrity and the ability to work effectively with clients, personnel, and support.Home: Works in patients' home in various conditions; possible exposure to blood and bodily fluids and infectious diseases; ability to work flexible schedule; ability to travel locally; some exposure to unpleasant weather, PRN emergency call.Travel:Travel of approximately 1 hour from the branch office, or further agreed upon distance.Why Angels of Care:We have a full benefits package, bulleted out below. Among these great benefits, we have fun! We attend and invite our employees to community events and volunteer opportunities, keep you informed on ways you can help advocate for our medically fragile kids, cook-out on Employee Appreciation Day, and so much more!Major medical, dental, & vision plans with a generous portion of medical covered by AOCGroup & voluntary life insurance401KPaid time offEmployee Assistance ProgramSupplemental Insurance PoliciesPatient Care Coordination ServicesPrescription Concierge ServiceAnytime Fitness gym discountVoluntary long-term & short-term disabilityFree life insuranceCellular discountsHealth savings accountDependent care flexible spending accountWellness program & incentivesLegal Shield & Identity ShieldFlexible Spending Accounts (FSA)Annual car giveawayand many more!U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action InformationIndividuals seeking employment at Angels of Care Pediatric Home Health are considered without regards to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identification, national origin, age, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, or veteran status.Must submit a resume to be considered for this position #TXHHT

Keywords: Angels of Care Pediatric Home Health, Fort Worth , Pediatric Home Team (Transitional) Nurse, Healthcare , Fort Worth, Texas

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