Best Home Care

Community Nurse, Part Time

Charlestown, MA
Part-time
Salary: $27.00 to $29.00 /hour


SUMMARY: The community Health Nurse is responsible for providing direct nursing care.

  • ***HOME CARE EXPERIENCE REQUIRED***

ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Provide skilled nursing care consistent with professional observations, physician’s orders, and interpretation of each patient’s needs; plans of care are to include: observation, management and patient teaching.
  • Make necessary revisions in the patient’s care plan and establish long and short term goals.
  • Document skilled nursing based on the nursing care plan.
  • Submit all required paperwork in a timely manner
  • Prepare periodic reports which are sent to the physician
  • Initiate appropriate preventative and/or rehabilitative teaching as need is identified and as consistent with attending physicians order.

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

  • Experience-
  • Minimum of 1 year of hospital or home health experience
  • Preferred Skills-
  • Must display empathy, warmth, responsibility, initiative, tact, objectivity and adaptability.
  • Proven ability to foster good interpersonal relationships
  • Well groomed at all times and good personal health
  • Establishes nursing judgment based on physiological, psychological, social spiritual and nursing knowledge.
  • Ability to follow standard practice and procedures
  • Capability of evaluating client’s condition, needs and attitudes
  • Physical requirement’s may include:
  • Lifting, stooping, bending, pulling and pushing, sitting, standing and walking.
  • Reliable Transportation.

To apply for this position Contact Kristen at 781-832-5178

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