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Admission Spclst Nursing Job

Cleveland Clinic

Date: Nov 30, 2014

Location: Independence, OH, US

Admission Spclst Nursing

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Hospital: Home Care Exempt
Facility: CC Business Operations Ctr
Department: Hc District 1 East
Job Code: T2400H
Pay Grade: 13
Schedule: Full Time
Shift: Days
Job Details: - Bachelors Degree Preferred
- $100,000/300,000 auto insurance coverage
- CPR (we ONLY accept AHA's Health Care Provider card)
- Registered Nurse (RN)
- Valid OH Driver's License
- 1 year clinical experience required

Cleveland Clinic Center for Connected Care

Providing services to patients in their homes

Admission Nurse - Full-time

Position covering East District Nursing Team 1 North

including City of Cleveland eastside - Euclid - East Cleveland -Highland Heights - Mayfield Heights - South Euclid

Summary: Initiates and/or resumes home care after verification of patients' eligibility . Conducts the comprehensive assessment,and the plan of care to meet immediate and ongoing care and support needs.

Job Responsibilities: Conducts and submits a complete and accurate Comprehensive Assessment in accordance with OASIS reporting requirements and agency policies and procedures. Identifies immediate care and support needs and obtains orders to address psychosocial and treatment priorities. Makes appropriate admission decisions based on patient eligibility, acuity and safety. Obtains consent for care. Demonstrates knowledge of coverage criteria based on payer source, including: skilled needs, intermittent care, homebound status, and physician ordered care. Other duties as assigned.

Education: BSN preferred; graduate of an accredited school of nursing required. If a diploma or Associates Degree of Nursing, a BSN will be required within 5 years of hire date.

Skills Required: Knowledge of Home Care and the OASIS data set. Competence in, but not limited to the following skills: Infusion therapy & venipuncture, diabetes management, glucometry, wound/ostomy care, urinary catheterization, enteral feeding, oxygen therapy, administration of injectable medication, left ventricular assistive device. Self-directed, able to work well in collaboration with others. Excellent written, verbal and computer skills.

Experience: Minimum of 1 year clinical experience (strong medical/surgical background); 6 months home health experience required.

Licensure/Certification/Registration: Current licensure as a Registered Nurse (RN) in the State, current Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certification, valid Driver's license (VDL) upon hire; per policy 8-175 thereafter. Proof of automobile insurance coverage with $100,000/$3,000,000 coverage, upon hire;per policy 8-175 thereafter.

Physical Requirements: Must be ambulatory and able to drive to patients' homes and potential customers, able to climb stairs, pull, push, and facilitate movement of the patient. Heavy Work - Exerting 50 to 100 pounds of force occasionally, and/or 25 to 50 pounds of force frequently, and/or 10 to 20 pounds of force constantly to move objects. Physical Demand requirements are in excess of those for Medium Work.

Cleveland Clinic is pleased to be an equal employment/affirmative action employer: Women/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

Category: RN/LPN/APN/Ambulatory/Other Nursing

Nearest Major Market: Cleveland
Job Segments: Medical, Nursing, Special Medicine, Home Care, Registered Nurse, Healthcare