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Registered Nurse (RN) - Home Care

VITAS Type Full time Posted 7/5/2014
Salary - n/a - Starts 12/20/2014
NJ - New Jersey (All) - Livingston Referral - n/a -    

Registered Nurse (RN) - Home Care

Job ID: 2013-24493
Location: New Jersey North
Min. Exp.(Yrs): 2
Category: Nursing

More information about this job:

Overview:

The VITAS Nurse is a member of the interdisciplinary team and is the pivotal person in identifying the physical, psychological, social and spiritual needs of the patient and family.  Responsible for initiating the appropriate intervention and support for the patient and family upon admission to VITAS and provides a continuously appropriate, comprehensive and responsive plan of care.  This position is based out of the New Jersey North Program located in Livingston, NJ.

 

Our RNs may be placed in skilled nursing facilities, assisted living facilities, retirement centers, inpatient units and home care.

 

Appy below if you are interested infull-timeopportunities.  For per-diem and part-time opportunities, please see our other openings.

Qualifications:
  • Qualified candidates must possess a minimum of two (2) years working experience as a Registered Nurse within the last five (5) years.
  • Minimum of two (2) years experience in hospice, medical/surgical or home health preferred.
  • This is a full-time RN position requiring the candidate to have a flexible schedule with the ability to work various days and shifts throughout the week and on weekends as needed.  The standard days/hours are M-F 8a-5p with rotation of on-call at night and on weekends required.
  • Full-time RNs with flexible schedules and the ability to work various hours/days/weekends in order to provide efficient patient care are strongly preferred.
  • Currently licensed as a Registered Nurse in the state of New Jersey required.
  • The RN must live in Northern New Jersey in order to respond to patient/family needs in a timely manner.
  • Reliable transportation with appropriate insurance coverage required.  Mileage reimbursement provided.

 

Education:
  • Completion of course study as required to acquire state licensure.
  • ADN required.
Special Instructions to Candidates:
EOE/AA
M/F/D/V