Registered Nurse — South Jersey

Location South Jersey
Job Type Part-time, PRN
Category Home Care

A Registered Nurse (RN) is responsible for conducting in-person nursing assessments at the client’s home.

  • Conducts initial in-person nursing assessments of each client to establish a baseline of the client’s physical and functional status and identification of the level of services needed to meet the client’s needs. This includes, but is not limited to, the following:
    • Record vital signs, including temperature, pulse, respiration, blood pressure, and a pain assessment
    • Record past medical history
    • Record the health needs of clients
    • Listing of medications
    • Assess functional status
    • A psycho-social review
    • A systems review
    • Assess nutritional status
    • A home safety review, including a fall-risk assessment
    • Review of advance directives
  • Conducts in-person re-evaluations of the client and the continued appropriateness of the client’s
    Care Plan/Service Plan every 60 days, or more often. 
  • Consult with Care Coordinator(s) to decide on the best Care Plan/Service Plan for clients  
  • Ensure service is delivered in accordance with Firm policies, procedures, and industry standards
  • Attend orientation, in-service training sessions and staff meetings
  • High school diploma or equivalent required
  • Current Registered Nurse (RN) license is required
  • Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree in Nursing is required
  • Current First Aid and CPR certification is required
  • Current driver’s license and proper vehicle insurance coverage
  • Nursing: 1 year (required)
  • Home Care: 1 year (required)