Posted: Monday, February 5, 2018 8:00 AM
AQTS Home Health is seeking skilled Registered Nurses (RN)/ Licensed Vocational Nurses (LVN) to work within our clients homes providing direct patient care to medically fragile children. Working with the physician, Registered Nurse (RN)/ Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) develop and manage nursing care plans, as well as instruct patients and their families in proper treatment, helping individuals take steps to improve or maintain health. As a AQTS Private Duty Nurse, you will be responsible for following a physician established plan of treatment under the direction of our Director of Clinical Services. AQTS believes that qualified Registered Nurses (RN)/ Licensed Vocational Nurses (LVN) are advocates and health educators for patients, families and communities. AQTS Home Health, a subsidiary of Chenega Corporation, is a licensed and certified home health agency, accredited by The Joint Commission, providing home health care and private duty nursing services to both adult and pediatric patients. AQTS strives to provide each patient with the highest quality care and excellent customer service. Our mission is to provide the best possible care that patients expect and deserve. AQTS currently has two locations serving the surrounding communities of San Antonio and Corpus Christi, Texas. AQTS has very low 30-day acute care hospitalization rates with the use of transitional care model and best practice interventions and strategies utilizing evidenced based clinical practice and effective disease specific protocols and clinical pathways. AQTS is an outstanding post-acute care provider as it collaborates with TMF Health Quality Institute and Home Health Quality Improvement. AQTS offers a very competitive benefits package for full time employee's that includes: Employer medical contribution, 401k contribution, paid time off, and many more great benefits. AQTS has been recognized and received the following awards:- 2016 HomeCare Elite Top 25% of Home Health Agencies- 2016 Best Places to Work by San Antonio Business Journal- 2016 Spectrum Award for Excellence in Customer Service- 2016 Expertise Award San Antonio Best Physical Therapists Job Qualifications: Education: LVN - Graduate of an accredited school of vocational nursing RN - Graduate of an accredited Diploma, Associate or Baccalaureate School of Nursing. Licensure: LVN - Current Texas State license as a Licensed Vocational Nurse, current Texas Drivers License RN - Current Texas State license as a Registered Nurse, current Texas Drivers License. Experience: Must either have pediatric experience and on hire and pass pediatric exam or complete agency training program and pass pediatric exam. Skills: Nursing skills as defined as generally accepted standards of practice/pediatric competency. Good interpersonal skills. Proof of current CPR, and Hepatitis profile. Transportation: Reliable transportation. Valid and current auto liability insurance Environmental and Working Conditions: Works in patients home in various conditions; possible exposure to blood and bodily fluids and infections diseases; ability to work flexible schedule; ability to travel locally; some exposure to unpleasant weather; PRN emergency call. Physical and Mental Effort: Prolonged standing and walking required, with ability to lift up to 50 lbs and move patients. Requires working under some stressful conditions to meet deadlines and patient needs, and to make quick decisions and resource acquisition; meet patient/family individualized psycho social needs. Requires hand-eye coordination and manual dexterity.
• Location: Victoria
• Post ID: 35706982 victoriatx