Registered Nurse or Licensed Practical Nurse - Pediatrics **SIGN ON BONUS**

Albuquerque, NM

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Job Description

* Sign On Bonus - Up to $1,000 P/T and $2,000 F/T *

"Making a difference: It's what I do."

Harmony believes in making a difference in the lives of those we come into contact with, every single day.

Family owned and growing since 1997 with over 450 employees across two states. Harmony is an industry leader in the communities we serve. We are looking for individuals who share and uphold our values including: compassion, quality, teamwork, honesty, trust, innovation, and enthusiasm. Partnering with Harmony provides you with access to over 18 years of industry knowledge and experience in Home Care and Hospice.

PEDIATRIC NURSE - LPN OR RN

Responsibilities include providing medically fragile pediatric patient treatments, following the plan of care, and working collaboratively with the members of the team and family to provide long term stable care outcomes.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Work under the supervision of a Pediatric RN Case Manager.
  • Provide direct patient care as defined by the state Nurse Practice Act and provides services in accordance with agency policies.
  • Assist the RN Case Manager in carrying out the plan of care, including the assessment of needs; formulation and review of patient care plans. 
  • Recognize and use opportunities to teach/counsel health concepts to the patient and family regarding medication, treatment regiments and self-care techniques/activities.
  • Complete and submit necessary documentation (clinical, progress notes skilled nursing needs form, task and medication records) in accordance with Harmony Policy and applicable regulations.
  • Evaluate outcomes of care and inform the physician and other staff of changes in the client’s needs.
  • Maintain patient confidentiality.
  • Demonstrate effective time management and organizational skills.
  • Communicates the mission, ethics and goals of Harmony Home Health & Hospice.
  • Responsible to look for ways to improve patient care.

Harmony Home Health & Hospice is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer.

 

Skills & Requirements

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing. (Diploma or transcripts to be provided to agency)
  • Currently licensed in the Operating State as a Registered Nurse.
  • One (1) year nursing experience recommended and/or experience in pediatric home health care preferred but not required.
  • Must be able to work with minimal supervision.
  • Must have and maintain a reliable automobile.
  • A criminal background check and drug screen must be performed upon hire.
  • A current TB test, CPR card, driver’s license, and automobile insurance must be kept on file.
  • Knowledge/experience with Gastrostomy Tubes and Tracheotomies, Ventilators Preferred but not required (training provided)

Schedule : Multiple available, work as much or as little as you want.

Would you like more info?

Contact Michelle at michellege@harmonyhomehealth.com, fax 801-268-3736 or call 505-554-6344.  Or email us at recruiting@harmonyhomehealth.com with questions about these exciting available career options.