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Registered Nurse RN Home Care - Sign-on Bonus! in Bridgeport, CT at Visiting Nurse Services of Connecticut

Date Posted: 1/9/2019

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Job Description

Job Title: Registered Nurse RN Home Care - Sign-on Bonus! 

City: Bridgeport / State: Connecticut                                                   


Company Overview:


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Summary of Duties

Bring your HEART to home care and join our caring, patient-centered team in Bridgeport or Lower Fairfield County -- Sign-On Bonus!

The RN Case Manager provides direct care, consultation and coordination to facilitate expected clinical outcomes for home care patients and their families. The RN coordinates the plan of care in accordance with the attending physician’s orders and Agency policies, procedures and practices. Delegates appropriate patient care responsibilities to LPN and Home Health Aides, and supervises their performance. Teaches and orients LPN, Home Health Aide, patient and family members in the care of the patient. Responsible for accurate, timely, and proficient clinical and reimbursement documentation.

Qualifications

Education: Associate’s Degree in Nursing. Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing preferred.

License: Connecticut RN license or eligible for RN license in the State of Connecticut, or current temporary RN permit.

Experience: Medical/Surgical, Home Health Care or Public Health Nursing preferred.

Skills: Basic clinical nursing skills. Experience in physical and psychosocial assessment. Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Strong organizational skills. Excellent interpersonal skills; ability to effectively interact with patients, families, physicians and co-workers. Ability to deal effectively with stress and ability to exercise independent judgment.

 Valid motor vehicle operators license, reliable personal automobile during business hours, and active automobile insurance coverage in accordance with Agency policy.
 
Must be available to rotate weekends, holidays, and after-hour coverage as required to meet patient care needs.
 

Essential Functions

Required to perform the essential functions of home health care in patient homes.

Environmental Conditions

 

Job Requirements

Required to perform the essential functions of home health care in patient homes.