Requirements: Associates degree is required but a Bachelors degree in Nursing is preferred. 6 – 12 months of related experience. Current and active nursing license to practice in the state of Florida. Must have a valid drivers license and self-provided transportation. Must have current CPR Certification. Ability to respond physically and psychologically to emergency situations in the home or during transport. Ability to function in a variety of environments which may involve exposure to allergens and other health conditions. Ability to work independently and with minimal supervision. Ability to walk, lift, stand, bend kneel, see hear and speak. Employer conducts drug screening, background, reference and motor vehicle record checks.
Job Responsibilities: Delivering patient care according to the specific orders of each patients individual physician. Will conduct patient assessments. Administer prescribed medication, treatments and therapies. Will conduct care planning. Will communicate with the other members of the patients multi-disciplinary team. Will conduct supply and emergency management. Will be responsible for coordination of care, health promotion and teachings. Will conduct training of family members.