Registered Nurse (RN) Travel Contract for Home Health Agency in Hammond, LA

Hammond, LA
Sunbelt Homehealth - RN Contract 05/10 Apply

Job Title: Home Health Registered Nurse (RN) - Contract Position

Company: Sunbelt Staffing

Location: Hammond, LA

Duration: 13 weeks (Monday-Friday, with possibility for weekend work or on-call)

Pay: Hourly (Negotiable based on experience)

Job Description:

Sunbelt Staffing is currently seeking a qualified Registered Nurse (RN) for a contract position in home health care in Hammond, LA. The ideal candidate will have 1-2 years of experience in home health, proficiency in Homecare Homebase as a charting system, and a commitment to providing exceptional patient care.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide skilled nursing care to patients in their homes as prescribed by the physician and in compliance with applicable laws, regulations, and agency policies.
  • Perform comprehensive assessments of patients' health status, develop individualized care plans, and implement appropriate interventions.
  • Administer medications, treatments, and procedures as ordered by the physician and ensure accurate documentation of all care provided.
  • Complete OASIS documentation with a 24-hour turnaround time and maintain accurate and up-to-date patient records using Homecare Homebase.
  • Collaborate with interdisciplinary team members, including physicians, therapists, and other healthcare professionals, to ensure coordinated and holistic patient care.
  • Educate patients and their families on disease management, medication administration, and home safety practices.
  • Adhere to ethical and professional standards of nursing practice and maintain confidentiality of patient information at all times.

Requirements:

  • Valid Registered Nurse (RN) license in the state of Louisiana.
  • Minimum of 1-2 years of experience in home health care as an RN.
  • Proficiency in Homecare Homebase as a charting system is required.
  • Ability to complete 25-30 productivity units each week, with compensation for a full 40 hours of work.
  • Availability for Monday-Friday schedule, with flexibility for weekend work or on-call as needed.
  • Reliable transportation, valid driver's license, and active car insurance.
  • Ability to pass a background check, drug screen, and provide all necessary medical documents in compliance with the Joint Commission standards.

Benefits:

  • Competitive hourly pay, negotiable based on experience.
  • Opportunity for professional growth and development in the field of home health care.
  • W2 employment status with Sunbelt Staffing.

If you meet the qualifications and are interested in joining our team as a Home Health Registered Nurse (RN) in Hammond, LA, please apply with your updated resume and contact information. We look forward to hearing from you!

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