RN Home Care

Job Ref: 17409
Category: Nursing
Emerson Hospital, 133 Old Road to Nine Acre Corner, Concord, MA 01742

Department: Home Care Visits
Schedule: Per Diem
Shift: Day shift
Hours: 8-4:30

Job Summary

Reporting to the Nursing Supervisor, Home Care, this position provides for assessment, development of individualized care planning and goal setting, instruction to patient/family, and skilled nursing services to patients/families in the home setting.

Minimum Qualifications

§  Education

o   Associate Degree in Nursing. Baccalaureate degree preferred.

§  Experience

o   Minimum two years of medical/surgical experience required.

o   Knowledge and experience in the practice of community health nursing preferred.

§  Licensure and/or Certification

o   Current license as a professional nurse in Massachusetts required.

o   BLS healthcare provider required

§  Skills

o   Basic nursing skills.

o   Communication skills.

o   Assessment skills.

o   Critical thinking skills.

o   Organizational skills.

o   Computer skills.

o   Ability to maintain confidential information.

o   Ability to read, write and communicate in English.

o   Excellent customer service skills required.