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11 Aug 2017

Full-Time Home Care Registered Nurse

Nashoba Nursing Service and Hospice – Posted by jtrank@nashoba.org Anywhere

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Job Description

Job Summary: As a member of the interdisciplinary team, the Homecare RN works under the direct supervision of the Clinical Supervisor. The Homecare RN will coordinate nursing assessment, planning and care in order to maximize the health of patients.

Responsibilities: Provides services requiring basic, substantial and specialized nursing skill, in accordance with the plan of treatment signed by the physician and makes the initial evaluation visit to the patient. Evaluates, and regularly reevaluates, the nursing needs of the patient. Initiates, develops, implements and makes necessary revisions to the patient’s plan of care. Assesses the patient’s continual care needs. Initiates diagnostic, preventive and rehabilitative nursing procedures as appropriate to patient’s care and safety. Makes referrals to other disciplines as indicated by the patient’s needs. Observes signs and symptoms and reports to the physician and/or other appropriate health professionals as often as needed, or upon changes in the patient’s condition. Teaches, supervises and counsels the patient and family regarding home nursing procedures and other care needs as appropriate to the patient’s condition. Coordinates the total plan of care and maintains continuity of patient care by liaising with other health professionals assigned to the same patients.

Job Requirements:

  • Current RN MA Licensure.
  • 2 years home health nursing experience preferred
  • 2 years of medical/surgical, sub acute preferred.
  • Currently holds a valid driver’s license.
  • Must be flexible to make home care visits as agency needs.
  • Required on call rotation for weekends, evenings and Holidays.
  • Ability to learn and be proficient with required documentation software using agency electronic device.
  • Benefits:Nashoba Nursing Service & Hospice offers pro-rated and full benefit packages including:
  • Medical and Dental Insurance
  • Life and Accidental Death Insurance, Short-Term & Long Term Disability Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Accounts (Medical and Dependent Care)
  • Earned Benefit Time including: vacation, sick, holiday and personal time
  • Membership in Massachusetts State Retirement System
  • Deferred Compensation Plan: Compensation based on experience and qualifications.

Job Categories: Registered Nurse Jobs. Job Types: Full-Time. Job Tags: ASN, BSN, full-time, nurse, Per-visit, Registerd Nurse, and rn.

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