RN – Home Health Job

Peace Health is seeking a RN – Home Health for a 1.0 full time equivalent Non-Exempt position. This position will be working Day shift with shift durations of 8 Hours.

Posting Date: Apr 20, 2016

Location: Eugene, OR, US

Req ID: 129408


Job Description


Job Title:              RN – Home Health Job

Departmen:       Peace Health Org

Location:              Eugene, OR, US

Salary:                 $33

Job ID:               129408

Date Posted:      Apr 20, 2016

Closing Date      Nill

Who May Apply                USA Citizen

No of Positions Few  Posts



Responsible for providing direct skilled nursing care and coordination/management of patients admitted to home care/clinic services using considerable judgment and skill in making patient care decisions. Utilizes the professional healthcare process of assessment, problem identification/planning/intervention and clinical/goal outcome evaluation.

Job Requirements

  1. Perform initial evaluation of patient/home and apply admission criteria to determine if patient is safe candidate for home health/hospice services.


  1. Provide skilled nursing care to patients and skilled education/instruction to patients and caregivers according to the home health/hospice plan of treatment.
  2. Performs physical assessments, develops, coordinate, modifies and manages written individualized plan of care, as ordered by the primary physician, to meet patient’s long and short-term medical goals and appropriate/timely home health outcomes.
  3. Develops and clinically manages the Home Health Aide’s care plan according to the patient’s evolving personal are needs.
  4. Coordinates care, collaborates and communicates with other members of the interdisciplinary team to assure appropriate and smooth flow of care/services through the care continuum.
  5. Performs discharge planning appropriately towards patient specific goals/outcomes and evaluate interventions and outcomes of patient care by reviewing long and short-term goals established in the plan of care.
  6. Provide accurate, complete and timely clinical documentation in compliance with regulatory, quality and Agency guidelines.
  7. Assist with the plan and implementation of family Bereavement services for the following patient death.
  8. Performs other duties as assigned.


  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing required.
  • BSN preferred.


  • Two years acute clinical or home health/hospice nursing experience required.
  • One year home health experience preferred or will orient to point of competency.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of and ability to apply age specific principles of growth and development and life stages to meet each patient’s needs.



  • Current Registered Nurse licensure in the state in which nurse will be practicing.
  • Current BLS (Basic Life Support) certification required at date of hire.
  • Valid driver’s license (OR, WA or AK as applicable) and proof of auto insurance required.

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