Home Health VNA

RN-MCH

US-MA-Lawrence
Department
VNA - Lawrence (office)
Job ID
2017-1897
# of Openings
1
Hours (posting)
Weekends
Hours Per Week
Top Shelf - Every weekend/or every other
Shift
Weekends
Schedule From:
8:00 AM
Schedule To:
4:30 PM

Overview

Exciting opportunity available to be part of a highly skilled team providing home care to a diverse caseload.

 

This Maternal Child Health (MCH) Nurse position provides in home comprehensive nursing services to mothers, children and their families in the community. We are seeking an experienced MCH Registered nurse with excellent communication skills and the ability to function independently in the home. Our nurses visit new and experienced pre and post partum mothers as well as children up to age 18 with a variety of 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

  • A minimum of two year recent acute care nursing (RN) experience, MCH and/or pediatric oncology highly desirable 
  • Previous experience as a visiting nurse/home care a plus.
  • Valid RN license in MA and NH (or willingness to obtain both state licenses)
  • Bilingual candidates highly preferred

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