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HOME HEALTH NURSE

BRONX, NY, US


Assesses and provides skilled nursing care to homebound patients in Bronx County.

As a Home Health Registered Nurse you will:

  • Act as liaison between patient, family, and physician
  • Provide updates on the patient condition to family and physician
  • Ensure all in-home medical equipment are in working order
  • Document all details of patient’s condition, progression and regression activity
  • Oversee required physical therapy or rehabilitation exercises
  • Contact emergency services when patients need to be taken to the hospital
  • Possess knowledge of Home Care reimbursement process
  • Possess knowledge of OASIS
  • Have reliable transportation as you go to/from home visits
  • Can walk up/down six (6) flights of stairs as needed

 

Requirements:

  • Minimum of one (1) year hospital Med Surg experience
  • Minimum of one (1) year recent certified Home Care (CHHA) experience; two (2) years preferred
  • NYS RN License & Registration in good standing
  • BLS card
  • Infection Control certificate
  • Current CPR certification
  • Valid Driver License, Registration and Automobile Insurance

 

Knowledge of a second language a plus

 

Department: Home Care Bargaining Unit: NYSNA Campus: FORDHAM  Employment Status: Regular Full-Time Address: 1 Fordham Plaza, BronxShift: Day Scheduled Hours: 8:30 AM-5 PM Req ID: 102459 

 

Montefiore is an equal employment opportunity employer. Montefiore will recruit, hire, train, transfer, promote, layoff and discharge associates in all job classifications without regard to their race, color, religion, creed, national origin, alienage or citizenship status, age, gender, actual or presumed disability, history of disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic predisposition or carrier status, pregnancy, military status, marital status, or partnership status, or any other characteristic protected by law. 

 

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Mission:
To heal, to teach, to discover and to advance the health of the communities we serve.

Vision:
To be a premier academic medical center that transforms health and enriches lives.

Values
Define our philosophy of care, they shape our actions and motivate and inspire us to pursue excellence and achieve the goals we have set forth for the future. Our values include:

  • Humanity
  • Innovation
  • Teamwork
  • Diversity
  • Equity