We are looking for registered nurses (Local Health Nurse II-Home Health) that want to become part of our work family.  We are a non-profit health department-based home health agency that operates on an 8-4:30 Monday through Thursday and 8-2 Friday schedule.  Position offers twelve paid holidays a year, flexible scheduling, company vehicle and benefits including health insurance and state retirement.

We are a family-oriented home health agency, and we work with our employees to adjust their schedules to allow for family events and appointments whenever possible.  Starting pay is $30.00 per hour.  Don’t want full time, we offer many contract position opportunities that pay $40 to $120 per visit.  If you are interested or would like more details, please contact the home health administrative office at 606-598-5564 or you can obtain an application by emailing glennat.hensley@ky.gov.

Job Description: Conducts comprehensive initial nursing assessments; determines program eligibility and needed services. Assists in developing an individualized plan of care in consultation with the client’s practitioner and other appropriate agency personnel. Completes review of medications; assesses pain management and need for health care equipment/technology. Provides intermittent skilled nursing services, as ordered by the practitioner. Obtains specimens as ordered. Identifies health risks and implements risk reduction strategies for self and others according to agency policy. Conducts or participates in team meetings/case conferences to evaluate client’s response to care; alters the care plan; and makes referrals to other community agencies. Develops/conducts educational counseling/teaching activities for the individual clients and families. Provides thorough documentation and submits appropriate reports, as required.

Employment may be contingent upon a successful drug screening and background check.  Equal Opportunity Employer