Hiring for Hospice RN Registered Nurse & Hospice Home Health Aide CNA for our growing office in Franklin, TN

Medical/Healthcare Franklin, Tennessee Full Time


Description

Position at Guardian Home Health

AccentCare/Guardian office in Franklin, TN office is growing!!

AccentCare, Inc.® is a national post-acute healthcare provider with 45 years of industry experience. We thrive on providing patient-centric care and a warm and personalized experience within our local communities.

 

Your Success is our Success. We strive to provide new employees with a structured on-boarding process to help you become assimilated quickly, and cutting-edge tools to make your daily work easier and more efficient. We offer extensive training and a wide-array of opportunities for continued education and promotional opportunities.

Position:                      Registered Nurse (RN) Hospice

Reports to:         Director of Patient Care Services

Job Description/Requirements:                                                                                                                

As an RN Hospice you will:

  • Complete an initial, comprehensive and ongoing comprehensive assessment of patient and family to determine hospice needs.
  • Complete, maintain and submit accurate timely and relevant clinical notes regarding patient’s condition and care given.
  • Comply with applicable legal requirements, standards, policies and procedures including, but not limited to the Compliance Program: Code of Conduct, HIPAA and Documentations Standards.
  • Commit to the values and mission of AccentCare, Inc.

Requirements of Qualified Candidates:

  • Registered Nurse with current licensure to practice nursing in the state of agency operation and possess and maintain current CPR certification
  • Registered Nurse with minimum one (1) year of hospice experience
  • Bachelor’s degree in nursing, preferred
  • Ability to work with and supervise hospice aides
  • Must be a licensed driver with an automobile that is insured in accordance with state/or organization requirements and is in good working order

Position:                      Hospice Aide 

Reports to:         Executive Director

Job Description/Requirements:                                                                                                                           

As a Hospice Aide you will:

  • Communicate effectively with patients, supervisors and co-workers.
  • Utilize basic knowledge to carry out agency philosophy and goals of agency in provision of patient care.
  • Document observations and provision of care according to agency policy/procedure.
  • Maintain clean, safe, healthy environment and assists in teaching family members and patient’s ways to simplify household tasks and cope with disabilities.
  • Recognize the physical, emotional, and developmental characteristics of the populations served by agency, including need for respect for the patient, his/her privacy and his/her property.

Requirements of Qualified Candidates:

  • Home Health Aide Certification meeting HCFA requirements
  • One (1) year experience as Home Health Aide and successful completion of competency evaluation
  • Must possess and maintain valid CPR certification while employed in a clinical role
  • Ability to perform tasks involving physical activity (which may include heavy lifting and extensive bending and standing.)
  • Must be a licensed driver with an automobile that is insured in accordance with state and/or organization requirements and is in good working order