RN Mentor- Austin Region - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   part-time   employee   contract

United States

AccentCare is looking for passionate clinicians committed to delivering exceptional care in the home.We are committed to quality patient outcomes—delivering evidence-based care in the home—and providing comprehensive training to further develop our staff along with continuing education and promotional opportunities.Come join the AccentCare team and Make A Difference every day.POSITION: RN MENTORTerritory covered: North & South Austin, Round Rock, San AntonioPOSITION SUMMARY:Act as a trainer and resource to new nurses and/or colleagues by providing direct guidance relating to clinical practice, education, assessment, evaluation, quality performance improvement and direct clinical care in the patient’s home environment.  Demonstrates advanced assessment skills; anticipates and understands the impact of nursing care on patient outcomes; coaches and trains regarding changes to established protocols and processes; monitors and assures appropriate patient scheduling protocols for assigned agencies.POSITION QUALIFICATIONS:  This position requires that the individual possess a current unrestricted RN license in state of agency operation, have a minimum of two years of experience as an RN, and sufficient verbal and communication skills to perform required tasks. Minimum of 2 years of home health experience required. Current CPR Certification required. One year of experience providing teaching/training to clinical staff preferred.Demonstrated ability to plan, organize, implement and evaluate clinician work in a home healthcare setting. Demonstrated ability to instruct in small groups and one to one.Demonstrated experience utilizing effective interpersonal communication, organizational and priority-setting skills.Strong clinical background in Home Health is required.Excellent written and oral communication skills. Must be able to deal with a challenging work environment from time demands and conflicting priorities.This position requires a working knowledge of Medicare Conditions of Participation for home health care, Department of Health Title XXII regulations, home care accreditation standards, OIG Work Plan and HIPAA regulations in addition to knowledge of population with advanced illness care needs.Ability to maintain a positive and professional image at all times. IND3