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RN Clinical Coordinator - Home Health

Lowell, MA

Department
Nursing Team Lowell
Job ID
9054
Schedule
Full Time
Shift
Days

Description

The RN Clinical Coordinator is a great opportunity for a RN - Registered Nurse to work alongside the Clinical Management team.

The RN Clinical Coordinator utilizing the nursing process, will coordinate care and case manage approximately 50+ patients and coordinate the delivery of comprehensive home health services to patient with various medical/surgical diagnosis within their place of residence.

Responsibilities:

  • Assesses health needs of patients on an on-going basis
  • Completes nursing assessment on a newly assigned patient in accordance with Agency policy.
  • Assesses each assigned patient and family member; communicates, intervenes and refers appropriately as related to specific age requirements, in accordance with Agency policy
  • Coordinates, jointly with patient and family, goals and plans of care, as established by Admission RN
  • Provides therapeutic care, education and referral, seeking maximum patient & family participation and independence
  • Integrates health promotion and disease prevention
  • Always observes standard precautions
  • Demonstrates competent clinical skills
  • Collaborates with others in the plan of care.  Uses all available consultants and resources

Qualifications:

  • Maintains current professional licensure and certifications, and health requirements, in accordance with Agency policies and requirements of the boards of licensure in Massachusetts and New Hampshire.
  • Massachusetts and New Hampshire Licensure or willingness to obtain
  • CPR certification
  • Meets TB screening requirements
  • Practices in accordance with standards of care, policies, procedures and scope of practice, demonstrating an awareness of regulatory guidelines
  • Prior homecare experience preferred
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