Baystate Health RN, Home Care Visiting Nurse in Westfield, Massachusetts

What You Will Do:

  • Performing nursing care to include physical, psychological, emotional, and socio-economic assessment in the care of patients
  • Assumes primary clinical responsibility for assigned patients from admission to discharge.
  • Educates patient, family and staff on diagnosis, treatment program and resources available
  • Collaborates with staff to assure a high quality of patient/family care and participates as an active member of the interprofessional team.
  • Completes mandated documentation in a complete and timely manner while maintaining clinical records in accordance with agency policies. .
  • Provides nursing interventions as identified by the plan of care including patient/family education thru ongoing evaluating and assessing

Qualifications

  • Registered Nurse in the State of Massachusetts and CPR certification.
  • 1-3 years medical surgical nursing experience required
  • Home Care or community health nursing strongly preferred
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Demonstrated ability to work both independently and work within an interdisciplinary team.
  • Valid Driver’s License - Must have a car and a valid Massachusetts driver’s license. Motor vehicle report will be reviewed and final hiring decision will be based on information obtained

*What you Need to Know: *

  • Location -- 77 Mill Street Westfield, MA
  • Territory - Westfield, Feeding Hills, Holyoke and surrounding towns
  • 40 Hours per week Mon-Friday 8-4:30
  • Weekend and Holiday Rotation
  • Driving Required - See Fleet Policy Below
  • Resume required

*Fleet Policy Statement *

Applicants must possess a valid driver's license recognized by the employee's state of residence and satisfactory finding from their Motor Vehicle history report as a contingency of employment. A drug screen is required after an offer of employment is extended. Failure to comply with or have acceptable test results will result in the rescinding of the employment offer. Employees whose positions are covered by this policy are subject to random drug screening and an annual review of their motor vehicle history.

Baystate Health is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, ancestry, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.

Job ID: 83581

Location: Westfield, Massachusetts

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular