Town of Westbrook, Ct.
Westbrook Visiting Nurses and Public Health Agency
RN Per-Diem and Extended hours position for home care agency needed.
Westbrook Visiting Nurses and Public Health is a small municipal agency serving Westbrook and adjacent towns. We have a great working environment with a five star patient satisfaction rating as well as a flexible schedule and manageable assignments. Our mission is to provide professional nursing and other therapeutic services while maintaining high standards of professional service, exceed customer expectations in all services provided and improve community health/prevention of disease through health guidance and educational activities.
A complete job description is available on the Town's website (by clicking here...) or by emailing Caroline Mullaney at email@example.com.
- Participates in planning, directing and coordinating patient care.
- Observes, documents, and reports accurately and promptly.
- Participates in case conferences and staff meetings.
- Ability to be self-directing and to function without close supervision.
- Follows agency policies, procedures and accepted standards of nursing practice.
- Completes comprehensive assessments of the patients' needs at appropriate time points.
- Participates in ongoing education or training as required.
- Participates in the emergency preparedness program.
- Participates in Quality Assurance Performance Improvement Program.
- Observes HIPAA compliance and the ability to honor patient/family rights and confidentiality.
Educational and Experience Requirement:
- Current license as an RN in the state of CT.
- Minimum of two years of home care experience preferred.
Knowledge and Skills required:
- Ability to use an electronic health record.
- Current CPR certification.
- Driver's license and current automobile liability insurance.
- Ability to assess and respond to the needs of patients and families in varied settings.
- Ability to multitask and cope with family emotional stress and tolerate individual lifestyles.
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