Nurse Manager, Nurse Family Partnership (NFP) Program

Visiting Nurse Service of New York
Aug 13, 2017
Sep 10, 2017
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time
Job Board

Visiting Nurse Service of New York (VNSNY) is the nation's largest not-for-profit community-based health system. VNSNY provides a comprehensive array of home- and community-based programs, including health plans, tailored to the needs of high-risk, vulnerable New Yorkers, improving their quality of life. Each day,more than 18,000 VNSNY employees - including nurses, rehabilitation therapists, social workers, dieticians, other allied professionals, and paraprofessionals - deliver compassionate care, unparalleled medical expertise, and 24/7 solutions and resources tomore than35,000 patients, helping them to live the best lives possible.

Responsibilities and Qualifications:

Manages the development, operations and quality of the NFP team, ensuring fidelity to the NFP model is consistent with NFP national and Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DOHMH) standards, and Agency philosophy, policies, goals and objectives, and Standards of Nursing Practice. Ensures that NFP and Agency standards for service delivery and team performance are met or exceeded. Provides key leadership in facilitating and promoting the achievements of the NFP and VNSNY mission, guiding principles and philosophy of practice. Works under general supervision.

Licensure: License and current registration to practice as a Registered Professional Nurse in New York State required.

Education: Bachelors degree in Nursing required. Masters degree Nursing or a health related field preferred.

Experience: Minimum of four years experience in a health care or human services program, inclusive of a minimum of two years of managerial experience, a minimum of one year working with new mothers and infants and a minimum of one year working in a community based or home visiting program required. Proficiency in personal computer operations including MS Office applications required.

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