Lahey Health On-Call RN , Lahey Health at Home, full-time in Beverly, Massachusetts
The On-Call Registered Nurse will coordinate the after-hours healthcare needs of the home health patients by utilizing a disease management process, critical thinking skills, sound judgment, the OASIS assessment, physician orders, plan of care and established protocols. Will also educate the patient/caregiver in the management of their illness and promote the home health support systems to decrease re-hospitalization and utilization of hospital emergency services. Qualifications Education:
Registered Nurse from a Graduate of National League for Nursing accredited school of nursing.
BSN strongly preferred.
Licensure, Certification & Registration:
Registered nurse with current licensure to practice professional nursing in the state of Massachusetts.
Maintains a current American Heart Association (AHA) CPR certification.
- Minimum of 2 years nursing experience, at least one of which is in the area of public health or home care nursing with OASIS experience is preferred.
Skills, Knowledge & Abilities:
Demonstrates excellent observation and problem solving/critical thinking skills.
Well-developed verbal and written communication skills; essential computer skills to work with EMR.
Must be a licensed driver with an automobile that is insured in accordance with state or organization requirements and is in good working order.
Self-directed and able to work with minimal supervision
Shows strong ability to organize and prioritize workload independently; nursing skills per competency checklist. Scheduled Hours 40 hours per week
About Lahey Health
Lahey Health at Home - Quality Care Where Our Patients Live
Nothing promotes health and healing - while maintaining independence and dignity - more than being in a comfortable and familiar environment. Our team of clinicians at Lahey Health at Home find the solutions that allow individuals recovering from an illness, injury, surgery or learning to manage a chronic disease such as diabetes, heart disease or COPD, recovering from an injury or suffering from arthritis and in need of rehabilitative services to restore their health in the very place they feel most comfortable - their own home.
By partnering with physicians, hospitals and skilled facilities, our clinicians help to make a seamless transition back home. How? With an experienced team of nurses, therapists (physical, occupational and speech), medical social workers and home health aides whose one goal is patient centered quality care.
We're especially proud of the recognition we have received for our work. These acknowledgements of exceptional service and the highest level of care translate directly into peace of mind for you.
HomeCare EliteTM, which annually names the top 25 percent of home health agencies in the United States based on quality of care, quality improvement and financial performance, first named Lahey Health at Home to its select list in 2011 and annually thereafter.
Home Health Quality Improvement National Campaign Agency of the month (AOTM)
Fazzi Associates has also honored us with its Patient Satisfaction Award of Distinction, presented annually to home health organizations that have demonstrated superior performance in overall patient satisfaction results.
When you choose to work at Lahey Health at Home, you choose to deliver exceptional care with compassion expressly tailored for each individual. Join our team and our mission of excellence by applying today!
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Contact: Laurie Marcotte, Recruiter at 781-756-7707
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