Intake Nurse – Registered Nurse (RN) / LPN- Full Time - #197791
Date: 04/09/2021 00:30 AM
City: Rochester, New Hampshire
Contract type: Full Time
Work schedule: Full Day
Founded in 1913, Cornerstone Visiting Nurse Association is an independent nonprofit home, health and hospice organization serving New Hampshire and Maine.
Cornerstone VNA places great value on transforming the home health care experience and is proud to provide care for all ages, from birth though end of life. We are committed to the philosophy that the needs of each patient are best served by the thoughtful integration of specialized programs and services delivered by a multidisciplinary team of professionals. With our deep commitment to providing high quality care, Cornerstone VNA continues to be recognized for excellence, and many of our clinicians have been recognized with professional awards for their outstanding achievements.
Our work would not be possible without our dedicated clinicians, support staff, volunteers, leadership team, Board of Directors, community members and donors who give in countless ways to make this organization what it is today.
Assists in the coordination of home health services by working with the clinical management or coordinators for all departments, clinical staff, provider offices, hospitals and all other referral sources. Updates liaisons with hospitalizations of patients as needed. Receives and processes physician's verbal and written orders; documents per process and communicates as necessary to clinical staff or managers. Receives and processes SBARs; documents per process and communicates as necessary to clinical staff or managers. Receives and coordinates referrals for all programs including home care, perinatal, IV, rehabilitation, social service, support services, hospice, community palliative care, and telehealth. Triages calls; patient problems, physician orders, SBARs, scheduling changes and field staff concerns. Responsible for participating in CVNA's emergency preparedness processes and emergency building alerts. Adheres to ANA Standards of Clinical Practice for Nursing. Participates in personal growth and development. Completes work and documentation with accuracy and within agency time frames. Requires minimal supervision and is self-directed. Protects and honors customer and coworker confidentiality. Meets attendance and punctuality expectations. Consistently adheres to agency dress code. Demonstrates knowledge of policies and procedures applicable to own job position. Adheres to agency policies and procedures. Maintains agency property, supplies and equipment in manner that demonstrates accountability. Works towards resolution of interpersonal conflicts as they arise. Develops cooperation and collaborative work efforts that generally benefit all employees. Demonstrates a desire to set and meet objectives and to find increasingly efficient ways to perform tasks. Is a lead participant on the Behavioral Health Team and coordinates trainings and meetings plus other responsibilities as determined by the team. Fulfills additional responsibilities as assigned and as necessary, accurately and in a timely fashion.
- Ability to represent Cornerstone VNA in a trusted and professional manner
- Strong communication skills
- Exceptional assessment skills
- Excellent critical thinking and organizational skills
- Valid driver's license in good standing and vehicle insurance required
- Current NH RN or LPN license
- Two plus years of homecare experience preferred.
- Medical/Dental/Life Insurance/STD, covered in full for employee
- On-going education/training
- Generous earned time benefits
- Tuition reimbursement
- AAA Basic Coverage, free for employee
- Mileage Reimbursement, government rate
- Exceptional and supportive work environment
- 403(B) with employer matching