Recognized for Excellence. Chosen for Caring.
Human Resources: 700 Lawn Avenue, Sellersville, PA 18960  |  215-453-4874
Registered Nurse - Home Care
Full Time, Days - Mon-Fri, 8am-4pm; 2 holidays/year; 1 weekend every 4th.
Sellersville, PA 18960

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Grand View Health is a well-established, independent hospital offering a full range of healthcare services. Located in Upper Bucks County, Pennsylvania, Grand View Health is the leader for healthcare services in the local community.

  • Our employees enjoy the best of both worlds by working in a collaborative, community environment.
  • Our skilled clinicians and compassionate staff continue to keep patient safety at the forefront of their efforts to provide quality care close to home.
  • Grand View Health recently earned our second consecutive “A” grade for patient safety by The Leapfrog Group.
 

Responsibilities

  • Possesses and practices appropriate physical assessment skills, including assessment of the adult and geriatric patient, family and home situation.
    • Makes initial evaluation visit.
    • Regularly re-evaluates patient’s nursing needs.
    • Prioritizes patient’s problems or needs according to urgency to reflect the physical, psychological, emotional and spiritual aspects of care of the patient.
  • Consistently meets the expected productivity standard.
  • Acts as a case manager to coordinate all home care services. Supervises Home Health Aides.
  • Clarifies and implements physician orders and nursing care plan according to established standards.
    • Initiates appropriate preventive and rehabilitation nursing procedures.
    • Evaluates and documents patient response to nursing interventions to determine the appropriateness of the care plan.
    • Evaluates patient readiness for discharge and makes recommendations to physician.
  • Possesses a working knowledge of medications, and instructs the patient/patient’s family appropriately.
  • Develops and revises an individualized plan of care, and sets mutually acceptable goals with patient/patient’s family.
    • Identifies educational needs of the patient/patient’s family through appropriate assessment criteria, and establishes and implements a teaching plan for the patient, family or significant others.
    • Evaluates patient/family response to teaching plan and documents same in order to provide reinforcement as deemed appropriate.
  • Documents according to departmental standards.
  • Recognizes and responds appropriately to emergency situations.
    • Instructs family in how to handle emergency situations to protect the health of the patient.
  • Meets predetermined goals and objectives.
    • Identifies personal continuing education needs and seeks appropriate educational opportunities to enhance professional development in order to provide nursing excellence.
    • Understands components of GVHC’s Performance Improvement program and participates in data collection for the program to maintain service excellence and comply with standards as set forth by the Joint Commission.
    • Attends mandatory in-services as set forth by GVH and GVHC policy, along with BCLS, and demonstrates knowledge of these concepts in order to meet position requirements.
    • Attends or reads meeting materials of 90% of staff meetings.

 

Qualifications

  • Licensed as an RN in commonwealth of PA; BSN preferred.
  • BCLS certification must be maintained.
  • Must provide ongoing evidence of current driver’s license valid in Pennsylvania and car insurance.
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience in nursing, preferably home care or acute care.
 
Grand View Health is an equal opportunity employer.
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