Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Nurse Home Care is $30.34
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Nurse Home Cares?
An entry-level Nurse Home Care with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $24.92 based on 14 salaries. An early career Nurse Home Care with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $25.79 based on 62 salaries. A mid-career …Read more
What Do Nurse Home Cares Do?
Home care nurses provide a variety of health services to patients inside their homes; this position is typically associated with senior citizens and chronically-ill patients with complex medical needs. These nurses work primarily within their patients’ homes in all sorts of shifts, which may include overnight or weekend shifts depending on patients and their individual needs. Although they typically work independently inside homes, small teams of health care professionals may assist in the care …Read more
- Visit patients in the home to perform technical procedures, infusion, patient assessment, patient education and other nursing duties.
- Assist with diagnostic, therapeutic and routine nursing procedures.
- Supervise and coordinate home health care staff.
- Coordinate and perform patient care activities with pharmacy, physician, home health agencies and referral source.