Eastern Maine Healthcare System Registered Nurse-Lead in South Portland, Maine
$Sign-On Bonus$ for experienced RN meeting eligibility criteria. Our Southern Maine location has a great position for a registered nurse wanting to make a positive difference in someone's life! You would be responsible for providing consultative and direct clinical services to home care clients through assessment, and development and implementation of a plan of care, in consultation with physicians and families. You would assume a lead role in our home health and hospice programs, providing mentorship to other members of the team, assist in providing in-home skilled supervision, conduct staff education, and complete Quality review activities in the EMR. Utilizing the latest information technologies and telecommunication systems, VNA provides you with a variety of nursing experiences, ranging from caring for clients with medical/surgical needs as well as caring for clients with hospice and palliative care needs. In addition you would play an integral role in collaborating with other members of the client care team.
Bachelor's degree from an accredited school of nursing or the equivalent in professional knowledge and experience Certification (or willing to obtain within one year of hire) as an OASIS Specialist-Clinical by the OASIS Certificate and Competency Board Five years nursing experience, one of which is in home health care Current ME license to practice as a registered professional nurse Current BLS for Healthcare Providers Computer competency and evidence of effective communication skills, using verbal, written and telephonic means; ability to make decisions regarding priority of work, strong interpersonal skills, and ability to understand specific instructions Valid driver's license with reliable transportation and VNA required auto liability insurance. Ability to travel in assigned service area.
Come work for an organization that provides clinically excellent, compassionate home based and community care to families in New England. Since 1921, we've been helping families and their loved ones receive care and comfort in their community. We are committed to hiring and retaining staff who want to deliver quality care and make a difference in people's lives. We offer rich benefits and a family friendly working environment. We look forward to hearing from you!