Methodist Hospital

CNA - Home Health Job

Job Number: 2017-8326

Agency: Methodist Hospital Homecare

Location: Henderson, KY

Full Job TitleCertified Nursing Assistant - CNA - Home Health

https://jobs.lhcgroup.com/us/en-US/Job-Details/CNA-Home-Health-Job/Methodist-Hospital-Homecare/XjdP-jf1027-ct105991-jid69940718

Contact: Necia Garrett, APRN, Director of Nursing

Email: Necia.garrett@lhcgroup.com

Telephone Number: 270-869-1997

Overview:

PRN CNA - Methodist Hosp. Home Health in Henderson, KY. Joint Commission accredited.

LHC Group is the preferred post-acute care partner for hospitals, physicians and families nationwide. From home health and hospice care to long-term acute care and community-based services, we deliver high-quality, cost-effective care that empowers patients to manage their health at home. More than 60 leading hospitals and health systems around the country have partnered with LHC Group to deliver patient-centered care in the home. More hospitals, physicians and families choose LHC Group, because our 11,000 employees in 25 states are united by a single, shared purpose: It's all about helping people. 

The Home Health Aide is responsible for providing patients with in-home personal care and designated health related services to maintain the patient's physical and emotional well being, while following the written plan of care, Medicare/Medicaid regulations and agency policies and procedures.

Responsibilities:

Essential Functions

Service - Reports any unusual circumstance in the patient's condition or home environment to the primary RN/Team Leader.

Follows current written aide assignment sheet to provide personal care and assistance with activities of daily living (ADLs) to include mobility transfer, walking, grooming, bathing, dressing or undressing, eating, or toileting.

As assigned, performs incidental household services essential to the patient's health care at home that are necessary to prevent or postpone institutionalization.

Completes a clinical note for each visit within required timeframes, which must be incorporated into the patient's record.

Participates in the in-services program. Completes at least six hours of in-services every six months 

Participates in daily report. Adheres to and supports care management model within the agency. 

Participates in staff conference regarding patient care.

Participates in QA/QI plan or process.

Provides care according to the aide plan of care assignment sheet and in accordance to State Practice Act or regulations. Records and notifies RN Team Leader of any variations from the established parameters or changes in the patient's condition.

Qualifications:

License Requirements 

Successful completion of a competency evaluation. Current driver's license and vehicle insurance, and access to a dependable vehicle. Current CPR required.

Skill Requirements

Must be mature and able to deal effectively with the demands of a home health aide position. Able to read, write, and carry out directions promptly and accurately

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Registered Nurse-Full-Time with Benefits

RN - Home Health - $5,000 Sign on Bonus Job

Job Number: 2017-8331

Agency: Methodist Hospital Homecare

Location: Henderson, KY 

Schedule: Full-Time

Full Job Title: Registered Nurse - RN - Home Health - FT - $5000 Sign on Bonus

Website: https://jobs.lhcgroup.com/us/en-US/Job-Details/RN-Home-Health-5-000-Sign-on-Bonus-Job/Methodist-Hospital-Homecare/XjdP-jf1026-ct105990-jid69869067

Contact: Necia Garrett, APRN, Director of Nursing

Email: Necia.garrett@lhcgroup.com

Telephone Number: 270-869-1997

Overview:

$5000 Sign On For FT!

FT and PRN RN - Methodist Hospital Home Health in Henderson, KY. Joint Commission accredited.

LHC Group is the preferred post-acute care partner for hospitals, physicians and families nationwide. From home health and hospice care to long-term acute care and community-based services, we deliver high-quality, cost-effective care that empowers patients to manage their health at home. More than 60 leading hospitals and health systems around the country have partnered with LHC Group to deliver patient-centered care in the home. More hospitals, physicians and families choose LHC Group, because our 11,000 employees in 25 states are united by a single, shared purpose: It's all about helping people. 

The POC Registered Nurse in Home Health provides and directs provisions of nursing care to patients in their homes as prescribed by the physician and in compliance with applicable laws, regulations and agency policies. Also, coordinates total plan of care with other health care professionals involved in care, and helps to achieve and maintain continuity of patient care by planning and exchanging information with physician, agency personnel, patient, family and community resources. All done within an Point of Care setting.

Responsibilities:

Essential Functions

      Provides clinical services within the scope of practice, as defined by the state laws governing the practice of nursing, in accordance with the plan of care, and in coordination with other members of the health care team.

      Makes the initial and/or comprehensive nursing evaluation visit, determines primary focus of care, develops the plan of care within State specific guidelines, and submits accurate, complete, and timely documentation, per policy

      Regularly evaluates and re-evaluates (as warranted by changes in condition but at least every 60 days) the patient’s nursing needs.

      Performs patient comprehensive assessments at designated time points and develops the appropriate POC, in collaboration with physician orders.

      Ensures patients meet home health eligibility and medical necessity guidelines as defined by payer source

      Initiates, develops, implements and makes necessary revisions to the plan of care in collaboration with the physician and other health care professional’s involved in care.

      Makes referrals to other disciplines, as indicated by patient’s assessed need.

      Responds to outcome coordinator|coder and TL requests for clarification to OASIS assessments on the same day that the request for more information is sent

      Plots patient encounters for the episode and determines needed RN encounters based on patient’s needs and regulations

      Instructs and supervises the patient’s family caregiver in the care of the patient and maintenance of a healthy environment for the patient.

      Actively participates in weekly case conferences

      Maintains a current and accurate patient medication profile

      After start of care (SOC) assessment, reports the status of the patient, assessed needs, and plan of care overview to the team leader on same day (or by next business day if after hours)

      Observes, records and reports to the physician and/or team leader the patient’s signs and symptoms, response to treatment and changes in the patient’s condition, as appropriate. Ensures adequate Team Leader (TL) communication when physician follow-up is needed.

      Communicates changes in visit assignments, dates of scheduled visits, and schedule changes to scheduler and TL to ensure patient needs are met.

      Communicates timely and effectively with agency personnel and ordering physician as required to process orders and OASIS data sets, schedule home visits, and deliver services to patient as ordered by physician and in accordance with applicable laws and regulation

      Facilitates hand-off communication to RN and TL who will cover patients in their absence, prior to scheduled days off

      Performs regular and supervisory visits according to the plan of care and submits complete visit notes within 24 hours of completion visit

      Directly and/or indirectly supervises care provided by the home health aides and licensed practical vocational nurses, provides instruction as appropriate, and assigns tasks according to State and federal regulations

      Participates in on-call rotation

      Adheres to and participates in the agency’s Episode Management process

      Assists in the orientation of new agency personnel as assigned

      Completes LHC required learning courses, additional assignments per DON request, as well as any state specific required training per state regulation practice act requirements

      Participates in the performance improvement plan and process to ensure positive patient outcomes

Qualifications:

License Requirements

      Current RN licensure in Kentucky. Current Driver’s License and vehicle insurance, and access to a dependable vehicle. Current CPR certification required.

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Licensed Practical Nurse-Full Time with Benefits

LPN - Home Health Job

Job Number: 2017-7960

Agency: Methodist Hospital Homecare

Location: Henderson, KY

Websitehttps://jobs.lhcgroup.com/us/en-US/Job-Details/LPN-Home-Health-Job/Methodist-Hospital-Homecare/XjdP-jf1026-ct105987-jid69570270

Contact: Necia Garrett, APRN, Director of Nursing

Email: Necia.garrett@lhcgroup.com

Overview:

Methodist Hospital Home Health in Henderson KY. Joint Commission accredited.

LHC Group is the preferred post-acute care partner for hospitals, physicians and families nationwide. From home health and hospice care to long-term acute care and community-based services, we deliver high-quality, cost-effective care that empowers patients to manage their health at home. More than 60 leading hospitals and health systems around the country have partnered with LHC Group to deliver patient-centered care in the home. More hospitals, physicians and families choose LHC Group, because our 11,000 employees in 25 states are united by a single, shared purpose: It's all about helping people. The Licensed Practical Nurse in Home Health is responsible for providing quality patient care and performing technical skilled care in the patient's home.

Responsibilities:

Essential Functions

      Service - Provides services within the scope of practice as defined by the state laws governing the practice of nursing, in accordance with the plan of care, and in coordination with other members of the health care team. May not alter the plan of care.

      Service - As assigned, visits patient and provides nursing care according to plan of care.

      Quality - Participates in the in-service program according to LHC policy.

      Quality - Completes a progress note for each visit, and submits progress notes to the agency daily.

      Quality - Participates in the QA/QI plan and process.

      Service - Continually observes and reports the patient's nursing needs. Instructs the patient's family in the care of the patient and maintenance of a healthy environment for the patient.

      Service - Observes, records, and reports to the supervising nurse and/or physician the patient's response to treatment and changes in the patient's condition.

      Service - Adheres to and participates in the Care Management process.

      Quality - Participates in staff conference regarding patient care.

Qualifications:

License Requirements

      Kentucky - Current LPN licensure in Kentucky. Current Driver's License and vehicle insurance, and access to a dependable vehicle. Current CPR certification required.

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