Visiting Nurse Association of Boston Acute Care Home RN - Plymouth service area in Weymouth, Massachusetts

Acute Care Home RN - Plymouth service area

Status :Full-time

Office Location:Weymouth, MA

Description:

VNA Care is currently looking for RNs for our acute home care program.

Overview of the Acute Care Home RN Position:

The Acute Care Home RN will visit patients in their homes, providing direct skilled nursing care and assessing health needs to manage symptoms and prevent disease exacerbation. The Acute Care Home RN works with the patient and their caregivers to promote, restore, and maintain health and minimize the effects of illness or injury.

Be a part of the VNA Care Specialty Services Division servicing patients in the hospital at home program - Medically Home as well as Infusion, COPD, telehealth and Care In Place programs. Comfort with technology and exceptional communication skills are essential.

Education:

Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing or graduate of a diploma or Associate’s Degree program in nursing required.

Licensure:

Licensed to practice in Massachusetts

Experience:

Minimum of two years recent acute hospital experience required. Experience in wound/ostomy care and infusion therapy highly preferred. Experience with disease management, telemedicine, and home care preferred.

About VNA Care:

As the Commonwealth's largest home health and hospice provider, VNA Care serves more than 50,000 patients each year. Founded by Massachusetts most established and trusted home care organizations, VNA Care Network, VNA of Boston, and VNA Hospice & Palliative Care; VNA Care has the capabilities and resources to deliver a full range of home health, hospice, and community services to patients of all ages and health care needs. VNA Care, a subsidiary of Atrius Health, focuses on promoting the health and well-being of patients and families by providing high-quality, cost-effective health care to vulnerable individuals in their homes and communities.