Nashoba Nursing Service & Hospice (NNS&H) is currently seeking an experienced full-time, part-time and per-visit Registered Nurses to join our team of professionals in Shirley, MA.
At Nashoba Nursing Service & Hospice (NNS&H) you'll experience a rewarding career working with a committed team offering a work life balance. You'll be able to focus on quality, one-on-one care with patients and enjoy less travel than other home care agencies.
Everyday you'll experience the rewarding impact of your work...the difference you make!
We invite you to build your career with NNS&H and help contribute to the future success of our organization. To learn more, we welcome you to visit us at: Nashoba.org
We are a certified Home Health and Hospice agency under the auspices of the Nashoba Associated Boards of Health. A community choice since 1931 serving local Middlesex and Worcester counties of Massachusetts.
Job Summary: As a member of the interdisciplinary team, the Homecare RN works under the direct supervision of the Clinical Supervisor. The Homecare RN will coordinate nursing assessment, planning and care in order to maximize the health of patients.
Responsibilities: Provides services requiring basic, substantial and specialized nursing skill, in accordance with the plan of treatment signed by the physician and makes the initial evaluation visit to the patient. Evaluates, and regularly reevaluates, the nursing needs of the patient. Initiates, develops, implements and makes necessary revisions to the patient’s plan of care. Assesses the patient’s continual care needs. Initiates diagnostic, preventive and rehabilitative nursing procedures as appropriate to patient’s care and safety. Makes referrals to other disciplines as indicated by the patient’s needs. Observes signs and symptoms and reports to the physician and/or other appropriate health professionals as often as needed, or upon changes in the patient’s condition. Teaches, supervises and counsels the patient and family regarding home nursing procedures and other care needs as appropriate to the patient’s condition. Coordinates the total plan of care and maintains continuity of patient care by liaising with other health professionals assigned to the same patients.
- Current RN MA Licensure.
- 2 years home health nursing experience preferred
- 2 years of medical/surgical, sub acute preferred.
- Currently holds a valid driver’s license.
- Must be flexible to make home care visits as agency needs.
- Required on call rotation for weekends, evenings and Holidays.
- Ability to learn and be proficient with required documentation software using agency electronic device.