Mercy Health Registered Nurse - Home Care - PRN in Paducah, Kentucky

Registered Nurse - Home Care - PRN

Job ID: 4639352

Updated: September 16, 2016

Geographic Location: Kentucky

Location: Paducah, KY, United States

Department: Home Care

Full/Part Time: PRN

Shift: Days

Standard Hours: 0.01

Who May Apply

All qualified applicants are welcome to apply.

Job Summary

Responsible for coordination of an interdisciplinary team approach in the provision of skilled nursing assessment, planning and care in order to maximize the comfort and health of patients and families consistent with the policies and procedures of Lourdes HomeCare.

Develops a holistic, multidisciplinary plan of care utilizing the job functions within each of the five core components of case management: Coordination and Service Delivery; Physical and Psychological Factors; Benefit Systems and Cost Benefit Analysis; Case Management Concepts; and Community Resources. Interacts with Care Management Team and physicians to determine appropriate Home Care/Hospice Service for patients/clients based on regulatory guidelines for each line of service.

Qualifications - Minimum

Associate Degree in Nursing (ADN) from an accredited school of nursing

Kentucky Registered Nurse License; or active compact state-issued license

Basic Life Support (BLS) through AHA

Two years of experience in acute care

Qualifications - Preferred

Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) from an accredited school of nursing

One year of home care experience

Physical Demands

Works within patient care units and other areas as assigned. Working beyond normal working hours, on weekends, and holidays, and in other positions temporarily, when necessary. Working throughout the facility moving around intermittently thoughout the shift. Frequent interruptions.


8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Shift and Job Schedule

Day shift; rotating schedule.

Equal Employment Opportunity

It is our policy to abide by all Federal and State laws, as well as, the requirements of 41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a), prohibiting discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibiting discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin.