Home Health RN - Covington

Visiting Nurse Health System - Atlanta, GA3.0

The Registered Nurse (RN) demonstrates clinical expertise in nursing assessment and nursing diagnosis; and advanced proficiency in technical skills necessary for developing, providing, and coordinating care to patients.

Education: Graduate of an accredited Diploma, Associate Degree or Baccalaureate School of Nursing. Preference is given to individuals with Baccalaureate Degree.

Licensure/Certifications: Must have current licensure by the Georgia State Board of Nursing and valid CPR certification. Must possess a current valid Driver’s license.

Previous Experience: Previous experience in Med/Surg, Critical Care, Oncology or ER experience. Preference given to those with 2 or more years of recent experience in one of these areas. Previous Home Health experience is preferred but not required. Clinician must have demonstrated strong clinical skills and critical thinking.

Knowledge/Training: Knowledge of Medicare, Medicaid and other funding source regulations as applied to home health care services. Demonstrate knowledge and competence in advanced practice nursing skills, including the nursing process and collaborating with interdisciplinary team.

Computer Skills: Must be familiar with general use and functions of the computer, such as, user names and password concepts; internet; e-mail; navigation of computer desktop or laptop, including starting programs, using files, and windows, effectively use navigation buttons and tool bars; ability to self-manage online HR services and online training programs.

Transportation: Must have valid automobile insurance and reliable transportation.