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UnityPoint Health LPN or RN Visit Nurse - Pediatrics (PRN) in Waterloo, Iowa

LPN or RN Visit Nurse – Pediatrics Home Health

UnityPoint at Home – Waterloo, IA

PRN - As Needed

Benefits include: Health, Dental, Vision, 401(k) Match, Disability Coverage, Paid Time Off/Holidays, Critical Care Coverage, Parental Leave, Annual Pay Raise and more!!

Perks of working in Pediatrics Home Health:

Work independently & remotely

Care for a pediatric patient one-on-one in their home

Build great relationships with patient and family

Provide skilled nursing care to pediatric/young adult patients with special health care needs for shifts of time in the patient’s home. Perform prescribed activities directed under the patient’s physician’s care which may include; patient assessments, feedings, respiratory system management, medication administration, activities of daily living, and therapy programs. Assist in care coordination with care team. May be responsible for transportation of patient.

Patient Care/Care Coordination

  • Delivers quality patient care consistent with Home Health Conditions of Participation, qualifying home care criteria, payer coverage criteria, and providing visits/treatments consistent with the plan of care. Provides patient, family, and/or caregiver education and information pertinent to diagnosis and safety issues.

  • Communicates with Registered Nurse and participates in care coordination to achieve high quality care.

  • Performs other duties as requested by the Clinical Manager/Clinical Supervisor to facilitate smooth and effective operations of the organization.

  • Maintain accurate and timely documentation of clinical records and time entries.

  • Graduate of State Board approved program for Licensed Practical Nurses and valid license as Licensed Practical Nurse.

  • Strong computer skills.

  • Ability to understand and apply guidelines, policies and procedures.

  • Preferred experience working in clinical healthcare position.

  • Previous pediatrics or pediatric home care experience preferred

  • Maintenance of an acceptable driving record (i.e., no “OWI” convictions in last 7 years or no more than 3 moving violations in last 3 years). An unacceptable driving record may result in suspension, termination or transfer to another position not requiring the ability to drive.

  • Strong computer skills.

  • Strong interpersonal skills.

  • Ability to work as a collaborative team member.

  • Ability to understand and apply guidelines, policies and procedures.

Requisition ID: 2021-90605

Street: 3731 University Ave

Name: 9400 UnityPoint at Home Affiliate

Name: SN Hours- Ext- WL

FTE (Numeric Only; Ex. 0.01): 0.01

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt

Scheduled Hours/Shift: PRN: As Needed

External Company Name: UnityPoint Health

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