Queens, NY
Posted 1 week ago

Location: Queens, NY

Shift: Day : 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM, 5X8, 40 hr per week, contract position

Start date: ASAP

Job Description:

A home health nurse's responsibilities include working with other healthcare professionals to create treatment plans, ensuring that patients stick to treatment plans, and monitoring patients' vital signs. Key responsibilities include:

  1. Duties and Responsibilities:

    • Maintaining accurate, complete health care records and reports.

    • Administering medications to patients and monitoring them for side effects and reactions.

    • Cleaning and re-dressing wounds if needed.

    • Recording patient vital signs and medical information.

    • Ordering medical diagnostic and clinical tests.

    • Administering non-intravenous medications.

    • Assessing, implementing, planning, or evaluating patient nursing care plans by working with healthcare team members.

    • Modifying patient health treatment plans as indicated by patient conditions and responses.

    • Creating reports to track the patients' progress.

  2. Education and Experience:

    • Bachelor’s degree in nursing.

    • Two years of previous acute care experience in MedSurg, Maternal and child care, Critical Care, Pediatrics.

    • Current Adult Care home health experience

  3. Certifications:

    • New York State RN License required

    • AHA BLS Certification required.

    • Certified Home Health skills required.

  4. Other requirements:

    • Fully vaccinated for COVID-19

    • Long term care skills

Prior experience in an acute care setting and additional certifications in nursing are highly desirable.

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