Providing Quality Care. Like Family.

PRN Home Health & Therapy is seeking a reliable and compassionate Registered Nurse to join our growing team in Appleton, WI and the surrounding areas. This position regularly evaluates their patients health, creates care plans and coordinates with the rest of the patient’s care team to ensure the patient does not decline in health.

If you have a desire to make a difference in the lives of many patients, provide compassionate and high-quality care and be a part of a team that truly lives by their company values. You are ready to join our team that is determined to provide quality care to patients, like they’re family!

Ready to apply for the Home Health Registered Nurse position? Hit “Apply Now” or e-mail resume to: tyler.pierce@prninc.com.

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Registered Nurse - Home Health

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Full-Time
Appleton, WI

Certification Requirements

  • Registered Nurse with current licensure to practice professional nursing in Wisconsin.
  • Has a current CPR certification.
  • A licensed driver with an automobile that is insured in accordance with state or organization requirements and is in good working order.
  • Preferably has a minimum of two years experience, at least one of which is in the area of public health or home care nursing.

Job Duties

  • Completes an initial assessment of patient and family to determine home care needs. Provides a complete physical assessment and history of current and previous illness(es).
  • Regularly re-evaluates patient nursing needs.
  • Initiates the plan of care and makes necessary revisions as patient status and needs change.
  • Uses health assessment data to determine nursing diagnosis.
  • Develops a care plan, which establishes goals based on nursing diagnosis and incorporates therapeutic, preventive, and rehabilitative nursing actions. Includes the patient and the family in the planning process.
  • Initiates appropriate preventive and rehabilitative nursing procedures. Administers medications and treatments as prescribed by the physician.
  • Counsels the patient and family in meeting nursing and related needs.
  • Provides health care instructions to the patient as appropriate per assessment and plan of care.
  • Identifies discharge planning needs as part of the care plan development and implements prior to discharge of the patient.
  • Acts as Case Manager when assigned by Clinical Supervisor and assumes responsibility to coordinate patient care for assigned caseload.
  • Prepares clinical notes and updates the primary physician when necessary and at least every sixty days.
  • Communicates with the physician regarding the patient’s needs and reports any changes in the patient’s condition; obtains/receives physician’s orders as required.
  • Communicates with community health related persons to coordinate the care plan.
  • Participates in on-call duties as defined by the on-call policy.
  • Ensures that arrangements for equipment and other necessary items and services are available.
  • Instructs, supervises and evaluates home health aide care provided every two (2) weeks.