Registered Nurse- CHHA

Location
Brooklyn, NY
Salary
Competitive
Posted
10/25/2017
Closes
11/24/2017
Specialty
Support Staffing
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
 
 

As one of the nation's premier centers of excellence in patient care, medical education and biomedical research, NYU Langone Health (NYULH) provides a professional environment in which nurses can perform at their best and excel in their careers. Each and every day, is a new opportunity to learn, to grow, and to be a part of what makes us world-class.

 
 

NYULH nurses can choose from many clinical services and programs to begin or mature a professional career path that can span decades. The many opportunities that are available for nurses at all levels, from new Baccalaureate RN graduates to Advanced Practice Nurses, offer the ability to deliver world class nursing care in an intellectually-stimulating academic environment. Nurses at NYULH also demonstrate their professional practice through participation in the various councils that govern the practice of nursing, the quality of our care, and the discovery of new knowledge.

 
  NYU Langone Health Augustana Center provides care for people who are recovering from illness or injury but who are not able to return home safely. Specialized services include subacute and cardiac rehabilitation as well as ventilator care and extended care. Augustana's goal is to help patients realize their maximum potential and independence while enriching their lives with dignity and honor. Learn more about NYU Augustana Center.
Position Summary:
We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Registered Nurse- CHHA

In this role, the successful candidate Under the direction of the Clinical Services Supervisor (CSS) provides and coordinates comprehensive patient care, including, education of the patient and family, in order to maintain a maximum level of health.
Job Responsibilities:
  • Reports to duty as scheduled and on time.
  • Assume rotating weekend on-call responsibilities as assigned
  • Performs all other duties as assigned.
  • Complies with all Federal and State regulatory requirements.
  • Maintains confidentiality of patient and program information.
  • Case conferences with the Clinical Services Supervisor/Director at a minimum of once every two weeks or more often depending upon the patients status, to review patients response to care and address any outstanding concerns
  • Completes all documentation relating to patient care in compliance with programs policies and procedures
  • Contacts physician regarding any discrepancies between orders and treatments
  • Teaches, supervises and counsels the patient and family members regarding the nursing care needs and other related problems of the patient at home.
  • In accordance with physicians orders, observes signs/symptoms and reports to the physician reactions to treatments, including medications, changes in patients physical or emotional condition.
  • Coordinates care with other disciplines involved in the patients plan of care, such as, social workers, nutritionists, physical therapists, physicians and other health care professionals.
  • Provides quality nursing services, treatments, diagnostic and preventive procedures.
  • Conducts a follow up assessment within the last five (5) days of every sixty (60) days beginning with the start of care date, transfer, change in condition, or discharge and return during sixty (60) day episode.
  • Develops and implements the plan of care for the patient and completes no later than five (5) calendar days after the start of care date.
  • Conducts comprehensive initial assessments including environmental, safety, social, etc., impacting patients health and achievement of goals within twenty- four (24) hours or upon start of care date.
  • Learns and follows all program policies and procedures.

Minimum Qualifications:
To qualify you must be a graduate of an accredited school- BSN preferred.
NYS-RN license with current registration.
Current home health care experience preferred in CHHA/LTHHCP/LHCSA/MLTC.
Bilingual English/Cantonese required

Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.
NYU Langone Health Augustana Center provides its staff with far more than just a place to work. Rather, we are an institution you can be proud of, an institution where you'll feel good about devoting your time and your talents.

NYU Langone Health Augustana Center is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sex, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender dysphoria, national origin, age, religion, disability, military and veteran status, marital or parental status, citizenship status, genetic information or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision. We require applications to be completed online. If you wish to view NYU Langone Health Augustana Center's EEO policies, please click here. Please click here to view the Federal "EEO is the law" poster or visit http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/poster.cfm for more information.