BrightStar Care Nurse Manager in Appleton, Wisconsin
Are you looking for a home care job where you can make a difference in people’s lives? Do you want to work for a home care agency that genuinely cares about you? That’s where you can shine. We are proud to offer you the opportunity to pursue your passion at your own level, on a flexible schedule, and with the recognition and helps you need. Come work for us and see how BrightStar Care of Appleton (“BrightStar Care”) employees uphold A Higher Standard. What We Offer: At BrightStar Care we value each of our employees and care about their wellbeing. We strive to provide best-in-class benefits packages, including: * Weekly pay w/ direct deposit * Insurance: * o Health * o Dental * o Vision * o Accident * o Life Insurance * Paid Time-Off * 401(k) * Free Training * Part of a team with RN Oversight * Employee referral bonus * Travel time reimbursement * Enterprise Champion for Quality 8 YEARS RUNNING! * Every BrightStar Care location is independently owned and operated * We promote from within * Free continuing education * Employee of the month * Over 95% of BrightStar locations are Joint Commission accredited or in process! Responsibilities * Provides care as defined within the scope of the state’s nurse practice act. * Proficient in a variety of in-home procedures and treatments. i.e., infusions, med management and wound care within the last two years * Provide one-on-one home infusion nursing care visits and patient education in accordance with the physician’s plan of treatment. Also as prescribed by the physician and in compliance with applicable laws, regulations, and agency policies. * Current proficiency in Peripheral IV starts/maintenance & IV Infusion Therapy, Injection and self-infusion training, and Phlebotomy for adult patients a MUST * Assists in preparation of clinical and progress notes and summaries of care. * Assists in the development of organization goals. * Supervises, educates and coaches other nursing personnel/care-giving staff. * Plans and implements in-service and training programs. * Oversees the maintenance of client clinical records, statistics, reports and records for purposes of evaluation and reporting of organization activities. * Continues assurance of proper maintenance of clinical records in compliance with local, state and federal laws. * Stays informed about changes in the field of nursing and home health care. Shares information with appropriate organization personnel. * Promotes home health referrals in the health care community. * Client assessments, develop care plans, client file review * Provide medical assessments for new and existing clients * Perform supervisory visits * Uphold BrightStar behavior standards Requirements * RN with five (5) years clinical experience * Two (2) years’ experience in-home care preferred * Current unrestricted RN license to practice in state care is being provided * Preferred: Bachelor’s degree in Nursing. Must have graduated from a National League of Nursing accredited program. * Comply with accepted professional standards of practice. * Analytic/Critical thinker. * Possess exceptional nursing assessment skills * Comply with accepted professional standards of practice. * Excellent interpersonal skills. * Excellent customer service skills and ability to deal tactfully with clients, staff and community. * Treat clients, staff and the public with courtesy, respect and presents a positive public image. * Case management skills are a plus * Ability to work on weekends, nights and holidays * Reliable transportation We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against applicants due to race, ethnicity, gender, veteran status, or on the basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.