• Baylor Nurse-OVNA Worcester

    Job Locations US-MA-Charlton
    Job ID
    2018-1283
    # of Openings
    1
    Category
    Nursing - (RN/LPN)
    Department
    Nursing (RN/LPN)
    Job Type
    Regular Full-Time
  • Responsibilities

    * Schedule:  Part-time - (12 hours Sat, 12 hours Sun – get paid for 32 hours/week)

     

    Responsibilities-

     

    The Overlook Visiting Nurse Association (OVNA) Registered Nurse plans and provides individualized nursing care and comprehensive services to home care patients.

     

    • Assesses patient’s health problems and needs and develops a plan of care
    • Evaluates the outcomes of the care delivery, and communicates changes in condition with the physician
    • Provides direct skilled nursing care as per physician orders
    • Observes patients, charting and reporting changes in patient’s conditions, such as adverse reactions to medications or treatment and takes any necessary action
    • Updates documentation in medical record and prepares other reports as needed
    • Educates patient and families in self-care and health management
    • Collaborates with the physician and other home health care providers, within and outside The Overlook to enhance patient care
    • Provides case management when appropriate
    • Participates in agency quality management and safety activities
    • Completes home health aide supervisions and orientations as needed
    • Co-signs orders and provides oversight of care for LPNs
    • Attends case conference as requested
    • Other duties as directed

    Qualifications

    • Must possess a current, active license to practice as an Registered Nurse (RN) in Massachusetts
    • Minimum of one year of nursing experience, medical-surgical or home care preferred
    • Current CPR certification required
    • Must possess a valid MA driver’s license and reliable transportation

    Company Overview

    Why Choose The Overlook Visiting Nurses Association

     

    *This position is a Homecare position*

    • The Overlook offers a great working environment and each employee’s contribution is valued as an important member of our care team.
    • Our Innovative Outcome Based Operational model rated # 1 in Central MA and among the Top 5 in the State in Quality of Care, Clinical Outcomes and Customer Satisfaction.
    • Our tailor made Plans of Care are aimed to address patient specific clinical needs without restricting amount of services provided.
    • We partner with referral sources to support their operation and help them to overcome their challenges.
    • We offer excellent employee benefits including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance. A 401(k) retirement plan, tuition reimbursement and paid time off for all employees hired for 24 hours or more starting Day One of your employment.

    We are an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, genetics and will not be discriminated against on the basis of such characteristics or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. We encourage all applicants of all ages.

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