Community Health Nurse (RN) - Per Diem - Westchester County, NY

Recruiter
MJHS
Location
White Plains
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Aug 13, 2017
Closes
Aug 19, 2017
Industry
Education
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Overview:

MJHS Home Care provides advanced clinical services and emotional support to patients recovering from illness, injury or surgery. With a comprehensive range of services supported by an integrated health system, patients can recover in the familiar surroundings of their home.

Responsibilities:

Patients trust and rely on your judgment. And so do we!

Someone with your depth of compassion, clinical insight and strong decision-making capabilities is the ideal person to map out and oversee the process of a patient's recovery from illness, injury or surgery at home. At MJHS, our dedicated staff provides a full range of advanced clinical home care services, including patient assessment, medication management and patient/family education.

In this role, you will assume the ongoing, primary responsibility to coordinate, implement and continually evaluate the home care needs of your patients. You will also review patient insurance information, coordinate activities involved in each individual care plan and make sure that pertinent findings are shared with family and professional caregivers. Your excellent communication, documentation and time management capabilities will be essential to your success. And all along the way, you will experience the respect for your opinions and the high level of autonomy you need to do the job right.

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Qualifications:
  • Excellent clinical assessment skills

  • Strong ability to solve problems independently and interact with an integrated team

  • Current NYS RN license and registration

  • Bachelor's degree in nursing preferred

  • Minimum of one year acute medical-surgical nursing experience

  • CHHA experience preferred