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Company: Berkshire Health Systems
Location: Pittsfield, MA
Career Level: Mid-Senior Level
Industries: Recruitment Agency, Staffing, Job Board

Description

Berkshire Visiting Nurse Association provides high-quality health care that allows patients to recover, or live with illness, in the comfort of their own homes, surrounded by family and friends. By providing care, education, and support, we help patients become independent in managing their care.

Berkshire Health Systems offers one of the most comprehensive Benefit Plans you can find! This includes but is not limited to: Medical, Dental, Vision, 403b Pension Plan and much more!

DEFINITION/PRIMARY FUNCTION

  • The Community Health Nurse (CHN) provides, teaches, supervises and documents nursing care of the sick and injured at home. The CHN intervenes to promote, maintain, or restore health to prevent illness and to effect rehabilitation.
  • The CHN collaborates with other healthcare providers, professionals, and community representatives to coordinate care at home. The CHN evaluates the individual's and families' response to interventions. In order to effectively provide home care, they must have a working knowledge of home care reimbursement and regulatory guidelines.

POSITION QUALIFICATIONS 

  • Experience:
    • One-year acute nursing care required; hospital based preferred. Experience in home care setting strongly preferred.
    • Demonstrated knowledge of the principles and practices of nursing.
    • Knowledge of and ability to apply community health principles and practice.
    • Demonstrated ability to perform independently as a clinician with minimal supervision or assistance. Experience with self-scheduling of caseload preferred.
    • History of flexibility in assuming varied assignments.
Education and Training:
  • Registered Nurse required.
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing recommended.
  • Graduate of a N.L.N. accredited nursing program.
License, Certification & Registration:
  • RN License - Current license as a professional nurse within MA. 
  • Active and valid driver's license.

HOW TO APPLY

Community Health Nurse - Berkshire Health Systems (healthcaresource.com)

https://pm.healthcaresource.com/cs/berkshire/#/job/13806


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