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Admission Nurse Registered Nurse / RN in Cromwell, CT at Jordan

Date Posted: 2/28/2019

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Job Description

Performs Homecare Admissions for new patients, works in team relationship with the professional nursing staff, the LPN and others, and carries assigned responsibilities. Work under the supervision of the Supervisor of Clinical Services.

Qualifications
  1. Homecare experience
  2. Comprehensive knowledge and skill in current nursing practice.
  3. Knowledge of the concept of team and primary care nursing and the implementation of both models of care delivery.
  4. Knowledge of the community resources.
  5. Ability to make meaningful observations, evaluations and reports.
  6. Ability to recognize the needs and concerns of patients, caregivers, and the multidisciplinary team to maintain therapeutic relationships.
  7. Ability to accept and constructively utilize supervision.
  8. Ability to provide skilled nursing care based on scientific principles, the nursing process, basic behavioral concepts, and intelligent professional judgment.
  9. Graduation from an accredited school of nursing. Possession of a current Connecticut license to practice as a Registered Nurse.
  10. Must perform other duties as required by the Supervisor.
  11. Valid driver’s license.
  12. Acceptance of variety of patient/caregiver lifestyles and ability to adapt to associated care delivery needs.
Physical Demands
  1. Must have the ability of getting in to and out of a vehicle 10-15 times a day.
  2. Normal range of vision is required with or without correction.
  3. Normal range of hearing is required with or without correction.
  4. Must have the ability to speak clearly.
  5. Must have the ability of sitting in a vehicle for prolonged periods of time.
  6. Must have the ability to lift, push, and/or transfer a patient.