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Per Diem Community Health Nurse - Continuing Care

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Job ID REQ_122663 FACILITY Lifetime Care LOCATION Rochester, New York

SUMMARY

As a Community Health Nurse, you will focus on providing nursing interventions, patient education, and care management to a variety of clients in our community. This promotes good health and one on one patient care in the comfort of their own home.

STATUS: Per Diem              

LOCATION:  Rochester, NY      

DEPARTMENT: Home Care

SCHEDULE:  Day Shift      

ATTRIBUTES

  • Compassionate, independent ,and patient focused
  • Comprehensive nursing assessments and documentation, decisive judgment and professional behavior
  • Two (2) years experience in home care preferred
  • Bilingual preferred
  • At least one year of nursing experience

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Patient Care & Service. Provide comprehensive assessments of the bio-psycho-social needs of acutely ill clients in their home; perform skilled nursing care and prescribed treatments to clients based on MD orders; provide client and family education in accordance with client assessment and plan of care
  • Planning. Develop and document individualized care plans customized for each patient’s unique needs, with support from the interdisciplinary health team as needed; maintain effective communication to convey patient health status, treatment plans and progress
  • Communication. Maintain effective communication to convey patient health status, treatment plans and progress; communicate with office and supervisory staff regularly; coordinates client services and/or referrals in an efficient and timely manner
  • Documentation. Accurately and completely document client care; document and implement physician orders per D.O.H. and program standards
  • Compliance. Adhere to required department and system protocols, regulations (local, state, federal) and education requirements
EDUCATION AS: Nursing (Required)
LICENSES/CERTIFICATIONS NYS DL - valid New York State Driver's License - New York State Department of Motor Vehicles (NYSDMV); BLS - Basic Life Support - American Heart Association (AHA); RN - Registered Nurse - New York State Education Department (NYSED)
Rochester Regional Health is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran
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