Director of Nursing - Katy, TX (closed)
Seeking a Director of Nursing for a growing Home Health company in the Katy, TX area.
•Performs comprehensive client assessments on an ongoing basis to ensure continuity of nursing care
•Ensures timely and accurate communication and documentation is submitted to the appropriate payer source for continued authorization
•Promotion of patient, family and/or significant other in the return to optimal physical and mental health through support and education.
•Counseling of clinical staff
•Promotes a safe and efficient working environment by adhering to agency policies and procedures.
•Maintains confidentiality of all agency and patient related information.
•Protects patient rights as defined in the patient Bill of Rights.
•Appropriate reporting of incidents, injuries, infection and all other components of risk management.
•Attends and participates in staff meetings, required in-services, agency PI activities and other meetings as requested.
•Organizes workload to complete responsibilities in an appropriate and timely manner.
•Observe infection control and standard precautions
•Graduate of an accredited Diploma, Associate or Baccalaureate School of Nursing.
•Current Texas State licensure as a Registered Nurse, current Driver's License.
•Minimum of two professional references that meet the standards of Home Health facility.
•1 year experience as a Registered Nurse within the last 36 months; in a clinical care setting preferred, home health preferred.
•Current CPR accredited by American Heart Association and American Red Cross or any other accredited sources approved by Home Health facility.
•Must read, write and speak English.
•Must be able to comply with all policies and procedures outlined in the employee handbook.
•Reliable transportation. Valid and current auto liability insurance
For more information and immediate consideration please submit your current resume, preferably as an attached document along with salary requirements.