Registered Nurse (RN) - Danvers, Beverly, Topsfield Area 8/25/2016
Partners HealthCare at Home(PHC and PHH)
JOB DESCRIPTIONPartners HealthCare at Home serves patients from rehabilitation after illness or injury, to chronic disease management. We are dedicated to providing the highest quality specialized care designed to meet the patients unique needs with the goal of optimizing independence and quality of life. Our clinicians are highly skilled and able to function both independently and as part of an interdisciplinary team.
We value the uniqueness of our employees who are a reflection of the communities and patients that we serve. Our attractive and comprehensive benefits package is designed to meet the needs of our employees.
Provide quality, clinical services to patients in various settings in the community. Patient care is delivered within organizational philosophy, policy and standards of community health practice. The admissions process and case management responsibilities are performed in accordance with PHH policies and standards of practice, utilizing thorough and timely electronic documentation and interdisciplinary communications. Skilled nursing care is provided in the form of assessment, teaching, treatment, documentation and care coordination demonstrating high quality customer service, and financial awareness.
QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE
Graduate of an approved School of Nursing
Current Massachusetts license as Registered Nurse
Minimum of one year previous nursing experience in acute care or sub-acute care setting required.
Prior home care experience preferred.
Travel required within PHHs geographic area
Ability to work with various computer software required and knowledge of hand-held patient care computer devices preferred
Strong interpersonal and customer service and ability to work with a diverse population
Ability to communicate effectively in writing, verbally and electronically
Ability to work as a member of an interdisciplinary team of health care providers
Ability to organize and prioritize work, and adapt to changing situations
Ability to work independently, be self-directed and adapt to unpredictable circumstances.
Must be willing to work weekends/holidays/on call in accordance with department need/rotation PHH is committed to diversity in the workplace which begins with respect and opportunity for all. PHH takes affirmative action to ensure that equal employment opportunity is provided to all persons regardless of race, religious creed, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, age, ancestry, veteran status, disability or any other basis that would be inconsistent with any applicable ordinance or law.