On-Call SeniorBridge Field RN- Fairfield, New Haven, Litchfield, and New Londoncounties in Connecticut

On-Call SeniorBridge Field RN- Fairfield, New Haven, Litchfield, and New Londoncounties in Connecticut

Humana | Trumbull, CT, 06611, US
Salary Range:$77,000 – $94,000 Salary range estimated by Zippia

Posted a month ago

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Description

**Description**

Senior Bridge Private Pay Homecare is seeking an experienced RN to join our team and provide flexible Evening and Weekend On-Call coverage. Ideally looking for 10-15 hours per week, but could grow to more. Weekend coverage will include some home visits. Our professional RN Care Managers are dedicated to delivering the highest quality in-home care management to senior clients and their families.

On Call coverage is 5pm - 8:30am on weekdays, and 24 hour coverage on weekends. This is an an opportunity to boost your income and work a flexible schedule. We offer Weekly pay, PTO, 401K benefits, and an opportunity to grow this job into a larger role with SeniorBridge.

**Responsibilities**

The Home Care /On-Call Nurse mostly provides phone coverage for calls of a clinical nature that occur after hours. There may be some unplanned or scheduled home visits to perform the following:

+ Initial assessment of patient and family to determine home care needs. Provides a complete physical assessment and history of current and previous illness(es);

+ Serves as case manager in all cases nursing and therapy for which he / she may be conducting assessments and visits;

+ Responsible for the clinical record for each patient receiving nursing services;

+ Regularly re-evaluates patient nursing needs;

+ Initiates the plan of care and makes necessary revisions as patient status and needs change;

+ Uses health assessment data to determine nursing diagnosis;

+ Initiates appropriate preventive and rehabilitative nursing procedures. Administers medications and treatments as prescribed by the physician;

+ Counsels the patient and family in meeting nursing and related needs;

+ Communicates with the physician regarding the patient's needs and reports any changes in the patient's condition; obtains/receives physician's orders as required.

+ Communicates with community health related persons to coordinate the care plan.

+ Instructs, supervises and evaluates home health aide care provided every two (2) weeks.

**Required Qualifications**

+ Registered Nurse in the state of CT

+ One to two years of recent acute care experience including medical surgical experience

+ CPR certification

+ Excellent verbal and written communication skills

+ Sensitivity to cultural diversity and to making accommodation available to provide services to a diverse population

+ Ability to work well under pressure; critical thinker

+ This role is considered patient facing and is part of Humana's Tuberculosis (TB) screening program. If selected for this role, you will be required to be screened for TB.

+ Valid driver's license, car insurance, and access to an automobile

+ This role is a part of Humana's Driver Safety program and therefore requires and individual to have a valid state driver's license and proof of personal vehicle liability insurance with at least 100,000/300,000/100,00 limits

+ Must be able to participate in our on-call rotation

+ Must be passionate about contributing to an organization focused on continuously improving consumer experiences

**Preferred Qualifications**

+ One year of home health care experience

+ In home infusion experience is a HUGE plus

+ IV Infusion certification a plus

+ Bachelor's or Master's Degree in Nursing

+ Private Pay Home Care experience

+ Enthusiastic, positive thinker with effective organization and communication skills

+ Ability to work in a multi-disciplinary team

+ Experience/contacts with community based organization

**Additional Information**

10-20 hours per week

On-call rotation 5:00PM-8:30 AM EST Monday- Friday; Sat 8:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m. & Sun 8:30 a.m. - Monday 8:30 a.m.

As part of our hiring process for this opportunity, we will be using an exciting interviewing technology called Modern Hire SMS Text Messaging to enhance our hiring and decision-making ability. Modern Hire Text Messaging allows us to quickly connect and gain valuable information from you pertaining to your relevant skills and experience at a time that is best for your schedule

**Scheduled Weekly Hours**

15