Staff RN/LVN- Home Health

Home Health Greenville, TX
  • Depends on experience
  • Part Time
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Position Overview:

  • Responsible for the provision and documentation of professional nursing services to agency patients in accordance with an established physician plan of care and in compliance with applicable licensure/certification requirements the Texas Register Nurse Practice Act and the agency's policies and procedures.


Minimum Work Experience:  

  • Two years of experience in an acute care setting with experience in geriatric and medical/surgical patient care, desired. 

Required Licenses/Certifications:  

  • Registered nurse with valid licensure through State Board of Nursing in the State of Texas.
  • Valid driver's license in the state where employed, with available and dependable transportation and proof of current automobile liability insurance.

Required Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities:  

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, strong organizational skills and good customer service skills.
  • Ability to meet minimum agency hiring standards which include evidence of current cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) certificate and willingness to perform such procedures in the home setting.

Preferred Qualification:  

  • None 


  • Demonstrates an understanding of and adherence to the HMHD Compliance Plan.
  • Conduct reflects HMHD’s values and a commitment to HMHD’s Code of Conduct.
  • Attends the required corporate integrity and compliance training and education programs.
  • Demonstrates proficiency in understanding the materials presented during the corporate integrity and compliance training and education program.
  • Complies with all HIPAA standards.
  • Works independently and demonstrates problem-solving skills.
  • Attention to detail and completes tasks according to established policies and procedures; avoids errors.
  • Performs patient admission assessment and manages/coordinates all aspects of service delivery.
  • Makes initial nursing visit, completes a thorough nursing assessment and submits documentation within 24-48 hours of visit.
  • Maintains communication regarding patient progress with physician, supervisor, staff and family members as appropriate to the situation.
  • Documents all nursing observations, interventions and evaluations in a concise, accurate   and timely manner.
  • Obtains subsequent orders, contacts physician as appropriate.
  • Attends care conference.
  • Uses supplies appropriately and demonstrates a cost-conscious awareness by practicing careful, efficient and non-wasteful use of supplies.
  • Participates in teaching patients, family members and/or significant others as appropriate to the physician-ordered plan of care.
  • Refers to other members of the health care team to meet specific learning needs of the patient as appropriate.
  • Delivers safe care at all times that is in concert with physician orders, home health policy and established nursing care standards.
  • Completes assigned visits daily.
  • Performs patient admission assessment and manages/coordinates all aspects of service delivery.
  • Exhibits knowledge of technical skills required to implement safe nursing care; pursues education to broaden knowledge base.
  • Carries out procedures in accordance with infection control policies at all times; observes standard precautions.
  • Understands the patients' medical record is a legal document and maintains accurate documentation.
  • Demonstrates clinical competence in areas of assigned nursing responsibility; approaches clinical responsibilities in a professional manner.
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