RN – Weekend Baylor

Posting Date December 18, 2018
Job Title RN – Weekend Baylor
Specialty Home Health/Hospice
Hours FT
Overview Follow Your Passion, Make An Impact In Your Community, Love The Work You Do... The Community Health RN/Visiting Nurse position provides comprehensive nursing services to individuals and families in the community. We are seeking visiting nurses (RNs) with advanced communication skills, the ability to clearly communicate assessment findings and recommendations to physicians, and the ability to engage and educate patients and families to help them to independently manage their conditions. Responsibilities:  RN utilizes the nursing process in planning, providing and evaluating skilled nursing care to individuals and families.  RN performs a comprehensive nursing assessment including physiological, psychological and environmental factors. RN develops, evaluates, and revises patient care goals in conjunction with the patient and family. RN coordinates goal directed, cost effective care for primary patients and demonstrates appropriate use of community resources  to deliver comprehensive individualized care. RN communicates with MD, family and interdisciplinary  care providers to clarify care and increase awareness of significant changes in condition in a timely manner RN maintains effective working relationships with patients/families, referral sources, physicians, community resources and insurance representatives RN provides adequate education and training of patients and families.  Assists with training of new nursing staff.  Takes initiative in self-growth and professional development. RN discharges patients when goals are met
Qualifications Active license as an RN in MA & NH (or willingness to obtain a NH license). A minimum of one year recent acute care nursing (RN) experience.  Previous experience as a visiting nurse/home care a plus.
Agency / Location Home Health VNA, Inc.
360 Merrimack Street, Bldg. #9
Lawrence, MA 01843
Contact Information Amanda Oliveira
Home Health VNA
360 Merrimack Street
Building 9
Lawrence, MA 01843
Phone: 9785524115
Email: aoliveira@homehealthfoundation.org
Website: http://www.homehealthfoundation.org/
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