Home Health Wound Nurse

Posted on Mar 10, 2019 by Saint Luke's Health Systems

Kansas City, MO 64101
Health Care
Immediate Start
Annual Salary
Full-Time
\"The best place to get care. The best place to give care.\" That is the Saint Luke's vision and, whether in a hospital, clinic, practice or office, our nearly 12,000 employees strive toward that vision every day. Saint Luke's employees are proud of our rich history and heritage, and that we remain the only faith-based, nonprofit, locally owned health system in Kansas City. Joining Saint Luke's means joining a team of exceptional professionals who always strive for excellence in patient care. Take this opportunity to do the best work of your career within a highly diverse and inclusive work space where all voices matter.

Job Description

Quality, Compassionate Care - For more than 30 years, Saint Luke's has set the standard for home care and hospice services throughout the Kansas City area. Saint Luke s Home Care is one of the regions premier providers of a continuum of health care in the home, and led by clinicians with decades of experience in the Home Health and Hospice industry. And as part of Saint Luke s Health System, we deliver the same high-quality, comprehensive, and compassionate care.

Position Highlights include:

$3,500 Employment Bonus
Home Health wound RN works autonomously to provide care in patients's home
Case manager for a defined population of patients - focusing on those with complex wounds
RNs are assigned to a small geographic coverage area within the KC Metro area cutting down on drive time
Single EMR system used across the entire Saint Luke s System allowing staff to access patients records and easily communicate with SLH PCPs.
Provide cutting edge remote patient monitoring system allowing RNs to perform virtual visits
Utilize full scope of nursing skills, specializing in wound and ostomy care, PICC line care, chronic care education and medication reviews
Collaborate with the medical staff and the other disciplines to provide and enhance patient care

Position Benefits:

Full Health Benefits including Medical, Dental and Vision
Retirement Savings Account 403b with matching
Paid Time Off begins accruing the date of hire
Competitive Salaried pay - plus per visit and bonus pay eligible
Mileage Reimbursement
Up to $10,500 of Tuition Reimbursement
Quarterly Employee recognition by peers
Health System supported RN to BSN program.

Qualifications:

Excellent nursing assessment skills
Strong communication and organization skills
Ability to work independently
Passionate for providing the best patient care experience
1 year nursing experience preferred
MO and KS RN license required
WOCN Certification preferred

Education

Associate Degree (Required)

Certifications

Registered Nurse (KS) - National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NURSYS), Registered Nurse (MO) - National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NURSYS)

Work Shift

J oin the Kansas City region's premiere provider of health services. Equal Opportunity Employer. We hire only non-tobacco users.

Reference: 666636298

Similar Jobs

Registered Nurse RN - Home Health

Kansas City, MO

Saint Luke's Health Systems

LPN - Home Health

Kansas City, MO

Saint Luke's Health Systems

Home Health RN After hours/Evening

Kansas City, MO

Saint Luke's Health Systems

Home Health Registered Nurse (RN) - 12 Hour Work Schedule

Kansas City, MO

Saint Luke's Health Systems