Registered Nurse- Home Care

Location
Nyack, New York
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Nov 11, 2021
Closes
Dec 11, 2021
Specialty
Home Health, Med / Surg
Contract Type
Permanent

DESCRIPTION

Provides, arranges for, teaches, or supervises nursing care to sick and injured of all ages. Carries out nursing skills contributing to treatment and rehabilitation. Plans for coordinated home health service for individuals and families under his/her care. Appraises individual and family health needs and hazards, existing or potential. Provides health counseling including emotional support to individuals, families, and groups. Consults with and refers families to appropriate personnel within the agency or to other community services. Performs treatments and, when required, diagnostic and preventive procedures are carried out under medical direction.

 

QUALIFICATIONS

BSN or 2/3 completion and actively enrolled in BSN program. Alternatives for BSN requirement: Baccalaureate or Masters Degree in a health related field, and within the past 5 years. 1 year in CHHA or critical care nursing, or 2 years in LTHHC or med-surg nursing. A Diploma or Associate Degree in nursing along with a minimum of 3 years in med-surg or 2 years in critical care and within the past 5 years, either 2 years in CHHA or 3 years in LTHHC. Minimum 2 years MED/SURG experience. Charge experience preferred. Strong clinical background with experience and knowledge of high tech nursing preferred. I.V. Certification helpful. Current license to practice as a registered professional nurse in New York State. Valid driver’s license and current automobile registration and insurance.

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