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Registered Nurse - PACE LIFE Connection

AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center
Atlantic City, NJ 08401
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    122763651
AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.


Atlantic City, NJ

POSITION SHIFT: Days

POSITION STATUS: Full-Time

REQ_NUM: 04-25861

Department: PACE-Life Connection

Hours Per Week 37.5

Holidays Required? Yes

Job Category: Nursing

Location: Health Plex

Weekends Required? Yes


Minimum Qualifications:
  • Current licensure as a Registered Nurse in the State of New Jersey; BNS preferred
  • BLSHCP required.
  • Minimum 1 year experience in working with the frail or elderly population required.
  • Valid NJ Driver's License, Registration and Insurance are required.

POSITION SUMMARY

The PACE Home Care RN, provides home care services to the participants of AtlantiCare LIFE Connection. The RN performs initial and annual assessments of participants in their home environment and implements plan of care with appropriate resources. The RN also is responsible for reviewing the plan of care and evaluates participant compliance. The RN provides skilled assessments, treatments and health education for participants in their homes, according to physician's order. The RN also maintains the participants' medical records with thorough documentation. The RN communicates participants' changes and progress to appropriate staff. This position may also support LIFE Connection clinic nursing operations as needed. The RN serves as a member of the Interdisciplinary Team (IDT), attends meetings as appropriate. The RN responds to and performs triage of acute participant issues in the home. The RN also works weekends on a rotating basis to cover homecare needs of participants. The RN is al expected to

provide nursing on-call coverage on a rotating basis to troubleshoot, advise, and coordinate participant care.

This position supports organizational goals by providing quality customer service, participating in performance improvement efforts and demonstrating a commitment to team work and cooperation.

QUALIFICATIONS

EDUCATION: Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing required. Bachelor's in nursing or Allied Health preferred.

LICENSE/CERTIFICATION: Current licensure as a Registered Nurse in the State of New Jersey. BLSHCP required. Valid NJ Driver's License, Registration and Insurance are required.

EXPERIENCE: Minimum 1 year experience in working with the frail or elderly population required. Proficiency in Clinical Applications preferred at time of hire; incumbents within position will be trained appropriately and then skill will be required for this position within 30-60 days from date of hire.

PERFORMANCE EXPECTATIONS

Demonstrates the competencies as established on the Assessment and Evaluation Tool for this position.

WORK ENVIRONMENT

This positon must be able to work effectively within an interdisciplinary team model, interfacing and collaborating with a wide range of clinical and social services disciplines who work together to manage the PACE participants' care. The work setting is in an Adult Day Health Center and primary care clinic environment with moderate noise levels and controlled temperatures.

This position also requires corrected vision and hearing to normal range. Incumbents must be able to communicate with all staff, vendors, and clients. Requires manual and finger dexterity and eye-hand coordination; the ability to use department equipment. This position also requires lifting/carrying up to 65lbs.and pushing or pulling 150lbs.using appropriate body mechanics and equipment, with reasonable accommodation if needed.

REPORTING RELATIONSHIP

This positions reports to department leadership.

The above statement reflect the general details considered necessary to describe the principle functions of the job as identified and shall not be considered as a detailed description of all work requirements that may be inherent in the position.



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Posted: 2020-08-20 Expires: 2020-09-21

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