Spectrum Health Registered Nurse - Bonus up to $5,000 - Visiting Nurse Association South - Portland/Saranac in Grand Rapids, Michigan

Facility: Visiting Nurse Association - GRAND RAPIDS, MI

Department: Vn - Home Health

Category: Registered Nurse

Classification: Full-time with Benefits (A1)

Our home health agency is an accredited agency that is hiring a home health registered nurse that is seeking a patient-centered care model of nursing. We work with patients of all ages to provide safe, quality care in a patient’s home within a 70 mile radius of Grand Rapids, MI. Our average case load of patients per registered nurse is 20 patients. Registered nurses use their clinical judgment and assessments to coordinate the care of the patient with an interdisciplinary team.

Responsibilities:

  • Assess and educate patients each visit and document at point of care;

  • Perform evaluation tasks, including vitals and med review;

  • Administer and educate patient or caregiver on medications ordered by physician;

  • Wound care;

  • Coordinate care with all disciplines;

  • Ability to travel to multiple patients per day.

* Bonus is up to $5,000 eligible to external candidates *

*Basic Qualifications: *

Education - Associate's Degree or equivalent in Nursing

Experience - 1 year of experience typically gained through skills/knowledge/abilities of acute care, emergency, or rehab facility experience

Licenses - Registered Nurse in the State of Michigan

Current State of Michigan Driver's License and car insurance - Upon hire

Basic Life Support within 90 days

*Preferred Qualifications: *

Experience - 2+ years homecare or med surg experience

Spectrum Health grants equal employment opportunity to all qualified persons without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, religion, genetic information, marital status, height, weight, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any other legally protected category.