Telehealth RN HH

Location: Woburn, MA
Job ID: 157973-1A
Date Posted: Oct 9, 2019
Category: Nursing

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Job Description

Welcome To

Welcome to Lahey Health at Home, part of Beth Israel Lahey Health. Our team provides high-quality home care and hospice services by partnering with physicians, hospitals and skilled nursing facilities to provide specialized care to patients in the comfort of their own home. Our team of nurses, therapists (physical, occupational, and speech), medical social workers, and home health aides work together to devise and implement a compassionate care plan that is expressly tailored for each patient.

About the Job

This position will implement, monitor and evaluate telehealth (TH) and disease management programs. This role will coordinate services for patients receiving tele-monitoring, which includes assessing patient appropriateness and monitoring of patient data. Will work with clinicians, managers and physicians to ensure quality care and desired outcomes. Reports client data to MDs and clinical managers, and prepares reports for analytical purposes. This position will assist in the development and implementation of policies and procedures with regard to the telehealth programs. Other duties may be assigned as the program evolves.

Part time, 16 hours, 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., every weekend position

Minimum Qualifications:

Education:

  • Registered Nurse from a Graduate of National League for Nursing accredited school of nursing.  
  • BSN, strongly preferred.

Licensure, Certification & Registration:

  • Registered nurse with current licensure to practice professional nursing in the state of Massachusetts.
  • Maintains a current American  Heart Association (AHA) CPR certification

Experience:

  • Minimum of 1-2 years nursing experience, at least one of which is in the area of public health or home care nursing with OASIS experience is preferred.
  • Cardiac care and pulmonary care experience.
  • Telehealth experience preferred.
  • Cardiopulmonary background.
  • Proficiency in clinical assessment skills.

Skills, Knowledge & Abilities:

  • Communication and documentation skills.
  • Computer skills and ability to learn programs.
  • Organizational skills and ability to prioritize.
  • Customer service skills.
  • Teaching skills.

 

About Us

Beth Israel Lahey Health is an integrated system providing patients with better care wherever they are. Care informed by world-class research and education. We are doctors and nurses, technicians and social workers, innovators and educators, and so many others. All with a shared vision for what healthcare can and should be. We are committed to attracting, developing and retaining top talent. We strive to create a diverse and inclusive workplace that reflects the communities in which we work and serve. With a team approach to care, we encourage learning and growth at all levels and offer competitive salaries and benefits.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.