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Johns Hopkins Home Care Group is seeking a Pediatric Home Care RN to join our team. A position under JHHCG home based services, the Pediatric Home Care RN will be working in the Pediatric Infusion Suite and in the patient's home. Work hours is preferably from 1pm to 9pm but can be flexible.
Provides, coordinates, teaches, and/or supervises care for a group of patients usually in the setting of the patient's home. Employs the appropriate discipline specific process to develop and implement plans of care for patients requiring in-home health and support services, under physician orders. In addition to specific and skilled treatments and procedures, the clinician provides:
Administration of high tech infusions such as IVIG, Remicade, and Chemotherapy
Frequent care and use of Central Venous Access devices such as PICCs, Infusaports, and Hickmans
Evaluation and assessment of patients,
Care provision, health, and/or developmental teaching to patients and care givers
Preventive health, care, and/or developmental screening as appropriate,
Referral and coordination of services in the agency and the community,
Advocacy for the patient in obtaining / attaining health-related goals.
The clinician ensures adequate service provision, including scheduling of visits, based on patients' identified needs and priorities for care. Complies with all Home Care policies and procedures and regulatory requirements. Assists in daily activities of the home health agency administration, orienting/precepting of new employees, and utilization review/management functions as requested and appropriate.
AA in Nursing required. BSN preferred.
RN license in the state of Maryland
Valid driver's license
At least three years of direct pediatric nursing experience in an acute care setting preferably in the ISU, Infusion or Pediatric ER.
Johns Hopkins Health System and its affiliates are drug-free workplace employers. Johns Hopkins Health System and its affiliates are Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, national origin, mental or physical disability, genetic information, veteran status, or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law.
Internal Number: 39819
About Johns Hopkins Home Care Group
For more than 125 years, Monmouth Medical Center has been the leader in central New Jersey in providing the best in health care and latest in medical technology to the nearly one million residents that comprise its primary service area of Monmouth and portions of Ocean and Middlesex Counties.