Spectrum Health Nurse (RN or LPN) Home Care Lansing Area Full-time Nights in Grand Rapids, Michigan

Facility: Neuro Rehabilitation Services - GRAND RAPIDS, MI

Department: Nrs-Hc-Grand Rapids

Category: Registered Nurse

Classification: Full-time with Benefits (A1)

RN/LPN:

Our home health agency is a CARF accredited agency that is hiring a home health registered nurse that is seeking a patient-centered care model of rehab nursing. We work with patients of all ages to provide safe, quality care in a patient’s home within Grand Rapids, MI and surrounding areas. Our Nurses provide one to one care for rehab patients in the community setting. 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/shift 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

  • infusion therapy

-respiratory care

Spectrum Health Home Care overview:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uIjSxAV4tp4&list=PL1E4B900E1BD1FA3E&index=6

Neuro Rehab overview:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TDEDcxE3hU0&index=73&list=PL1E4B900E1BD1FA3E

**THE PAY SCALE FOR THIS POSITION IS REFLECTIVE OF THE REGISTERED NURSE JOB CODE and does not reflect the LPN Pay Scale.

*PLEASE NOTE that the RN and LPN pay scales are separate and depend on the position being filled.

*To find the pay scale for LPN positions please contact Human Resources.

LPN Position Summary:

Under the direction of the RN / Mid-level Provider / Physician and in collaboration with other members of the health care team, contributes to the assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation of patient care.

  • OR

RN Position Summary:

Delivers nursing care responsibly and accountably as described professionally by the American Nurses Association (ANA) and legally by the State of Michigan. Demonstrates competency through the critical thinking model known as the nursing process. This includes assessment, diagnosis, outcomes identification, planning, implementation, and evaluation. Upholds the standards of professional performance as described by the ANA. This includes ethical practice, culturally congruent practice, communication, collaboration, leadership, education, evidence-based practice and research, quality of practice, professional practice evaluation, resource utilization and environmental health. Strives to achieve optimal outcomes.

This position is eligible for a Bonus!

RN

Basic Qualifications:

Education - Associate's Degree or equivalent in graduate of an approved nursing program

Experience - Successful completion of a competency based orientation program

Licenses - Registered Nursing license in MI (RN)

Driver's License - MI - currently unrestricted, automobile insurance, and available automobile for NRS Home Care

Cardiac Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) within 180 Days of hire

Basic Life Support (BLS) within 90 days of hire

Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) within 1 year of hire

Preferred Qualifications:

2+ years homecare or med surg experience

Excellent time management skills

Compassionate

Ability to travel to multiple patients per day

OR

LPN:

Basic Qualifications:

Education - High School Diploma or equivalent

Associate's Degree or equivalent -graduate of an approved nursing program

Successful completion of competency based orientation program

Licenses - Licensed Practical Nurse in MI (LPN) State of Michigan

Drivers License – MI (MI DR LIC) State of Michigan for NRS Home Care

Basic Life Support (BLS) within 90 Days of hire

Certified Brain Injury Specialist (CBIS) Certification for Continuing Care within 2 years

Preferred Qualifications:

Experience - Healthcare experience

2+ years homecare or med surg experience

Excellent time management skills

Compassionate

Ability to travel to various community locations

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.