Location: Reading, MA
Job ID: 157201-1A
Date Posted: Oct 2, 2019
Lahey Health is a vibrant and growing health care system, recognized as a trailblazer in medicine and a standard bearer in patient experience. It includes an award-winning academic medical center, a superb constellation of community hospitals, home care services, rehabilitation facilities and more.
We are committed to attracting, developing and retaining top talent in a market long recognized and revered as a global leader in health. With a team approach to care, we encourage learning and growth at all levels, and we offer competitive salaries and benefits. We adhere to the principles of a just and fair work environment for all colleagues, where respect is foundational and performance is rewarded.
About the Job
Tha Hospice House RN Case Manager is responsible for the skilled nursing management of hospice care of patients and families residing in the Sawtelle Family Hospice House residence; works in conjunction with Volunteer Coordinator in coordinating residential activities of daily living.
Part time, 24 hour per week position, Wednesday and Friday, 3:00p-11:00p, and every other weekend, 3:00p-11:00p
Education, Licensure, Certification & Registration::
Registered Nurse, from a Graduate of National League for Nursing accredited school of nursing, with current licensure to practice professional nursing in the state of Massachusetts. Maintains a current American Heart Association (AHA) CPR certification.
Minimum of one to two years of Medical/Surgical Nursing experience; one to two years oncology/hospice experience necessary. at least one of which is in the area of public health or home care nursing with OASIS experience is preferred. BSN strongly preferred.
Skills, Knowledge & Abilities:
Demonstrates excellent observation and problem solving/critical thinking skills. Well-developed verbal and written communication skills; essential computer skills to work with EMR. Must be a licensed driver with an automobile that is insured in accordance with state or organization requirements and is in good working order. Self-directed and able to work with minimal supervision. Shows strong ability to organize and prioritize workload independently; nursing skills per competency checklist.
Benefits offered for any position with over 20 scheduled standard hours:
The Lahey Model of Care—right care, right time, right place—is exactly what patients, providers and payers need and deserve. Identifying and delivering on this convergence of interests has positioned Lahey Health for further growth. Our model ensures care is highly coordinated and locally delivered, with lower costs and exceptional quality.
Lahey Health is a robust, regional system including a teaching hospital, community hospitals, primary care providers, specialists, behavioral and home health services, skilled nursing and rehabilitation facilities, and senior care resources throughout northeastern Massachusetts and southern New Hampshire. The system has a global presence with programs in Canada, Jordan and Bermuda.
Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.