Registered Nurse, Respiratory Therapy - AtHome Medical
Atlantic Health (SP)
Internal Number: 124223418
Atlantic Health System, is seeking a Full Time Registered Nurse to work at our Morris Plains Location for the Respiratory - Clinical Services department part of AtHome Medical. The hours for this position are 8:30am - 5:00pm (may vary) on an as-needed basis, and possible on-call.
Essential Job Function:
To provide Respiratory care to patients as ordered by physician according to established standards and practices. Assess patient health problems, needs, and develop/implement care plans. Maintain medical records, and administer care to ill, injured, convalescent, or disabled patients. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Complete client care assignments as prescribed by ordering physician.
Participate in the coordination of client discharge process.
Attend and participate in company meeting and in-services.
Educate clients and caregivers in the areas of equipment operation, cleaning, troubleshooting, and maintenance.
Perform client and equipment evaluations as required.
Maintain good infection control procedures.
As per company policies and procedures, check and maintain respiratory equipment before patient setup.
Contact Physicians and Supervisor with any discrepancies in client care.
Complete documentation of care and services in a timely manner as per company's policies.
Perform other job-related duties as deemed necessary by management.
Assist with educating entered patients.
Candidate will have the ability to utilize the nursing process to assess, diagnose, plan, implement and evaluate the plan of care for patients served. Through the model of Shared Governance, collaborate with all members of the health care team with a focus on promoting evidenced based care within a healing culture for the patient population served and their families.
Candidate will demonstrate and embrace the PRIDE core values (Purpose, Respect, Innovation, Diversity and Inclusion and Extraordinary Caring) in every aspect of their job.
Candidate must have excellent communication and computer skills.
Graduate of an accredited Nursing program required
Valid NJ RN License (NY and PA encouraged) required
1-2 years in Respiratory Care
Atlantic Health System aims to deliver the highest quality, safety and care combined with the best experience for our patients and their families. We are confident that you will find success within Atlantic Health System, which has been named for the 14th year in a row to Fortune's 'Top 100 Best U.S. Companies to Work For' list. We believe you will find that our culture of collaboration and care exemplifies the value we place on our patients, their families, and our employees.
Atlantic Health System, Inc. is an equal employment opportunity employer and federal contractor or subcontractor and, therefore, abides by applicable laws to protect applicants and employees from discrimination in hiring, promotion, discharge, pay, fringe benefits, job training, classification, referral, and other aspects of employment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, gender identity or expression, sexual or affectional orientation, national origin or nationality, citizenship status, disability, age, genetics, protected veteran status, ancestry, marital status.