Home Care Registered Nurse - Palliative Care


VHSNJ AT HOME LLC Totowa Requisition # 2019-73267 ShiftDay StatusFull Time with Benefits Weekend WorkOne Weekend a Month HolidaysTwo of 6 On CallNo On-Call Required Shift Hours Address783 Riverview Drive, Totowa, 07511

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Overview

How have you impacted someone's life today?

At Visiting Health Services of NJ our teams are focused on changing the lives of our patients by providing the highest level of care each and every day. From our hospitals, rehab centers and occupational health teams to our long-term care centers and at-home care capabilities, our complete spectrum of services will allow you to apply your skills in multiple settings while building your career, all within New Jersey's premier healthcare system.

Responsibilities

  • Delivery of nursing practices according to the evidence-based research, nursing policies, and standards of care, to provide and ensure safe and excellent delivery of individualized patient centered care.
  • Ongoing communication with patients, nursing colleagues and other members of the health care team regarding patient’s status, rendered care, education and treatment plans.
  • Responsible for optimal patient satisfaction and care experience according to the organizations standards.
  • Completes documentation and patient records accurately, timely and completely according to organization policies.
  • Communicate effectively with physicians, patients, families and other disciplines. Maintain open communication with nurse supervisor to report all appropriate problems and concerns.
  • Perform skilled visits after hours, both on-call and scheduled visits as needed.
  • A day in the life of a Registered Nurse:

     

 

Qualifications

  • Current and valid New Jersey Nursing license is required
  • AAS in Nursing or Nursing Diploma required
  • BSN strongly preferred
  • 1 year of acute care, med-surg required
  • Home care experience preferred
  • Strong sense of accountability, exceptional focus, teamwork, dedication to ongoing education and the ability and passion to deliver the highest quality of care and service, based on a strong sense of patient focus are required.

 

 

If you feel that the above description speaks directly to your strengths and capabilities, then please apply today!

Our Network

As a courtesy to assist you in your job search, we would like to send your resume to other areas of our Hackensack Meridian Health network who may have current openings that fit your skills and experience.