RN, Home Health; 32 Hours Day

RN, Home Health; 32 Hours Day

UMass Memorial Health Care | Leominster, MA, 01453, US

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Description

Title: Registered Nurse - Home Health

Department: Home Health

Hours: Mon- Fri 8-430, weekend rotation once every 4 weeks, on call 2 times/month (430p-8a); two holidays/year

Status: Non-exempt/Hourly

Location: HealthAlliance-Clinton, Leominster

HealthAlliance Home Health and Hospice has a 5 Star Patient Survey Rating - Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Care Compare rating April 2022.

$5000 Bonus

UMass Memorial HealthAlliance-Clinton Hospital is part of the UMass Memorial Health Care system. Serving northern central Massachusetts, we are committed to improving the health of people through excellence in care and comprehensive health services. By exploring careers with us, you are committed to giving your best to our patients, our community and everyone working on our Home Health and Hospice Team. Whatever your career choice, know that at Home Health and Hospice you can make a difference.

GENERAL SUMMARY:

Come and work with a friendly, welcoming and supportive team of co-workers who thrive on the complexity of our patient care. We support patient's return to their home, who are post-acute, sub-acute or doctor's office referrals. Our holistic approach focuses on assisting patients to return to their independence in their preferred home environment. We are affiliated with the UMass Memorial Health system and receive significant support from them. This support helps to provide stability in these challenging times. We love working in a learning environment and have a great deal of longevity in our agency. We have created a team-oriented, and patient focused atmosphere. You will have the opportunity to make a positive impact on patient care. Enjoy working close to home and maintain work/life balance while giving excellent care to our community based patients.

HealthAlliance Home Health and Hospice has competitive compensation, quality Health Insurance at a good cost and free parking.

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES:

* Assures case coordination and provides direct nursing care to patients and families.
* Collects comprehensive data pertinent to the patient's health or the situation.
* Analyzes assessment data to determine the diagnoses or issues.
* Identifies expected outcomes in a plan individualized to the patient, family and/or caregivers and the situation.
* Develops a plan that prescribes strategies and alternatives to attain expected outcomes.
* Implements the individualized patient plan of care.
* Employs strategies to promote health, comfort, and a safe environment.
* Evaluates progress towards attainment of outcomes.
* Attains knowledge and competency that reflects current nursing practice.
* Evaluates one's own nursing practice in relation to professional practice standards and guidelines, relevant statutes, rules, and regulations.
* Interacts with peers and colleagues, and contributes to their professional development.
* Collaborates with the patient, family, and others in the conduct of nursing practice.
* Integrates ethical principles into all areas of practice.
* Integrates best practices and/or research findings into practice.

JOB REQUIREMENTS

EDUCATION:

* Graduate of an accredited school of nursing required .

LICENSES, CERTIFICATIONS, ETC.:

* Valid and unrestricted licensure as a Registered Nurse in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts required.
* Valid and unrestricted driver's license recognized by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and access to a reliable, insured vehicle required.

EXPERIENCE:

* Experience is preferred but not required.