Rady Children's Hospital San Diego (RN) Clinical Services Coord-Home Care-50115 in San Diego, California

JOB SUMMARY:

From an office setting, coordinates the delivery of intermittent home health services within a multidisciplinary team. Evaluates patient medical needs, current functional status, level of care required in the home, the physician order, and the ability of the Home Care staff and caregiver to initiate and provide safe, appropriate care in the community and home setting in cooperation with the physician, community and hospital referral sources. Functions as a pediatric home health resource and expert in all areas of nursing practice, regulatory requirements and reimbursement. Exhibits a comprehensive grasp of clinical and business situations and effectively mobilizes resources to achieve patient care, department and organizational outcomes. Able to identify limitations of self and/or other clinical staff and access additional resources as needed. Requires a commitment to patient/family, development of self and team, and the acquisition of new skills/knowledge.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Associate's Degree

3 years of experience

Current California RN License

Current BLS/CPR certification (Issued by American Heart Association)

Microsoft Office and electronic EMR expertise

Knowledge of VAD care

Keyboard and computer navigation proficiency

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

BSN Degree

4 years of experience

Knowledge of VAD care, home care procedures and equipment

Bilingual English/Spanish

Public Health Nurse certification

Three years of experience in Acute Care Pediatrics or Home Care

Certified Lactation Educator

Professional nursing certification