Registered Nurse – Home Care

Posting Date November 4, 2021
Job Title Registered Nurse – Home Care
Specialty Registered Nurse
Hours FT
Overview $5,000 sign-on bonus! Current opening: Full time, Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. Openings available in Franklin, Tilton, Belmont, Gilmanton, Northfield, Canterbury, Loudon, Chichester, Epsom, Pittsfield, Northwood and Deerfield. When you join Granite VNA, you have the opportunity to deliver care, provide compassion and comfort, each day in the place where people of all ages feel most comfortable, their homes. The Home Care Registered Nurse helps achieve our mission by delivering age appropriate care to the patient in the home setting, utilizing standard nursing best practice: assessment, planning, intervention, implementation and evaluation within scope of practice defined by the NH Board of Nursing. RNs will effectively interact with patients, caregivers and other healthcare team members while maintaining all standards of professional nursing. RNs will supervise Licensed Practical Nurses and Licensed Nursing Assistants assigned to patients. Essential Job Functions Develops and implements appropriate plan of care (POC) that complies with referral source orders, specific treatment measures, frequency/expected duration and discharge goals in partnership with the patient, healthcare provider, patient representative (if any) and/or caregiver(s) based on thorough assessment incorporating all aspects of patient limitations and goals, and potential discharge environment Documents accurate and ongoing assessment/reassessment, treatment and discharge of the patient: nursing interventions, patient response to care provided, patient/caregiver educational needs, problems, capabilities, limitations and progress toward goals. Documentation includes evidence of appropriate patient/caregiver teaching, and the understanding of these instructions in accordance with agency guidelines Engages the patient /caregiver in meaningful education as indicated per care plan. Communicates with all physicians involved in the POC and other health practitioners related to the current POC. Demonstrates responsibility to effectively coordinate the patient’s POC with members of the Interdisciplinary Team and other health professionals through team/patient care conference. Updates patient’s short-term/long-term goals as appropriate based on interdisciplinary team assessments and re-assessments. Participates in interdisciplinary team, agency projects, committees, QAPI program and/or other activities upon request and approval from direct supervisor. Attends Agency In-service programs. Demonstrates the Agency's values in all actions: Respect, Compassion, Competence, Culture of Excellence, Leadership, and Stewardship. Other Job Functions Supervises Licensed Practical Nurses and Licensed Nursing Assistants assigned to patients according to federal and state regulations. Coaches, mentors and precepts new nursing employees and students. Benefits include but are not limited to: Health, vision and dental insurance Mileage reimbursement Contribution to 401 (k) retirement plan Tuition Reimbursement Comprehensive orientation program **You could qualify for a recruitment bonus if hired for this position! This bonus is applicable to external candidates only. In addition, if you previously worked at Concord Regional VNA, you need to have left employment more than a year ago at the time of your application.**
Qualifications Graduate of an accredited school of nursing, accompanied by current New Hampshire nursing license, or compact state license through the Nurse Licensure Compact (NLC). One year of recent general medical/surgical or skilled/acute care nursing experience. Proof of completed COVID-19 vaccine.
Agency / Location Granite VNA
30 Pillsbury Street
Concord, NH 03301
Contact Information Abby Ofrias
Granite VNA
30 Pillsbury Street
Concord, New Hampshire 03301
Phone: 603-230-5676
Fax: 603-227-7523
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