McLaren Health Care Reg Nurse in Sault Sainte Marie, Michigan
Under the direction of the Clinical Manager, provides comprehensive health care services to patients and their families through direct care and supervision.
Performs comprehensive initial and ongoing assessments of patients/families.
Develops initial plan of care in collaboration with IDT Team. Revises the plan of care as needed.
Initiates referrals to other services/community resources as indicated.
Develops measurable patient-centered goals in collaboration with the patient and family.
Implements services in accordance with the established care plan, standards of nursing Hospice policies, procedures, protocols and all federal, state and local laws/ regulations, and accreditation standards.
Prepares, administers and documents medications and treatments as prescribed in the Physician’s Plan of Care. Verifies current medications with medication profile.
Reports pertinent clinical findings to patient’s Case Management nurse, physician/Clinical Manager.
Appropriately educates patient and significant others to self care techniques, Advance Directives and client rights/responsibilities.
Completes medical records according to professional standards, third party regulatory requirements, accreditation standards and McLaren Home Care & Hospice policy.
May assist with after hours nursing on-call services.
Performs other duties as required.
Graduate of an accredited school of nursing.
Current license as a Registered Nurse in the State of Michigan.
Two years of recent clinical experience, preferably in hospice, home care, oncology, gerontology, or surgical nursing required.
Must have an active State of Michigan Driver's license.
Must provide proof of insurability.
Primary Location: Michigan-Sault Sainte Marie
Employee Status Regular
Shift Day Job
Job Type Standard
Req ID: 20005244