Providence Health & Services RN - Home Health Spokane VNA *$3,000 Sign-On Bonus* in Spokane Valley, Washington
Providence is calling a Registered Nurse (RN) (Home Health Spokane VNA, Day shift, 0.6 FTE) to Providence Home Health in Spokane County, WA.
Offering a $3,000.00 sign on bonus to any new, external candidate hired into this position.
Home Health nurses will tell you there are significant advantages to caring for individuals and families in their own homes. The home setting is intimate. It helps foster familiarity, sharing, connections, and caring between clients, families and their nurses. If you are interested in a rewarding career with us, this might be the perfect opportunity for you! We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
In this position you will:
- Assessment: • Assesses the physiological, psychosocial, spiritual and cultural needs of the patient/family. • Accurately completes OASIS assessments utilizing observation and interview techniques. • Demonstrates competency in OASIS assessment. • Assesses the patient’s level of pain on every visit. • Identifies the need for HHA, MSW, Pharmacy, OT, PT, RD, or SLP services and collaborates with the Case Manager who contacts the physician for orders. • Visualizes all medications the patient is currently using in order to identify any potential adverse effects and drug reactions, including ineffective drug therapy, significant side effects, significant drug interactions, duplicate drug therapy and noncompliance with drug therapy. • Instructs patients on how and when to take the medications and the purpose for each drug as indicated.Planning: • Provides appropriate interventions and follow up based on assessment. • Identifies discharge plan at admission reflecting the patient/care giver (cg) responsibilities during services and after discharge. • Collaborates in the development of the patient’s plan of care based upon physician orders, OASIS-C assessment, evaluation of patient needs and patient goals. • Demonstrates knowledge of reimbursement rules, restrictions and benefits as they relate to planning care. • Participates in team conferences for care planning and evaluation.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Degree/diploma from accredited school of nursing.
1 year experience in acute care.
Current RN license in Washington State.
Current valid driver’s license for operator of vehicle and personal vehicle insurance at prudent coverage levels as determined by PVNA management
Evidence of current CPR training and negative TB screen
Preferred qualification for this position include:
Bachelor's Degree BS Degree in nursing from accredited school of nursing with public health preparation.
3 years' Experience in home health, acute care or a skilled nursing facility.
Recent home health, acute or extended care experience
About the ministry you will serve.
Providence VNA Home Health is a not-for-profit, home health ministry serving patients in their places of residence in the greater Spokane community of Washington state. We provide health care for patients of all ages who have a temporary condition such as post-surgical care, or are recovering from or living with a chronic condition. Our skilled and compassionate team includes nurses, medical social workers, home health aides, registered dietitians, occupational/physical/speech therapists, and pharmacists.
We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Home Health Nursing
Location: Washington-Spokane Valley
Req ID: 309715