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Visiting Nurse Association of Chittenden and Grand Isle Counties

Registered Nurse - Home Health

Visiting Nurse Association of Chittenden and Grand Isle Counties - Burlington, VT

Description

Registered Nurse – Community Health (RN)

Visiting Nurse Association of Chittenden and Grand Isle Counties provides care one person, one family at a time. Our programs span a lifetime from prenatal care to care for young families to rehabilitation, long-term care, adult day services and end-of-life care.

We hire committed, professional nurses who have a passion to help others achieve the best quality of life possible. With support from our community, the VNA provides medically necessary home and community-based care to individuals and families regardless of their ability to pay. We do what we do because we want to make a positive impact on those we care for and our community at-large. Our culture values accountability, excellence, compassion, integrity and service to others.

Requirements

Responsibilities and Qualifications:

Delivery of a full range of skilled nursing care to individual clients in their homes and other community settings. Care is family centered, age specific and culturally appropriate.

Provide nursing care to clients utilizing the Nursing Process and within the framework of ANA Standards of Practice for Home Health Nursing, and Specialty Specific Standards of Patient Care. (CWOCN, APA, etc.)

Communicates with clients, team members, and management in an accurate and timely manner; Talks with, listens to clients, team members, others; must be able to distinguish subtle changes in auscultation of breath sounds, heart sounds, blood pressure, etc.; reports pertinent, concise information; good basic writing skills to complete accurate and timely charting; computer charting if applicable; protects confidentiality of patient/colleagues.

Applies critical thinking skills and considers alternatives; Organizes multitask workload, prioritizes tasks/work; seeks assistance; collects/integrates data from multiple sources; organizes/delivers care for multiple client assignment.

Develops and maintains human care relationships; Integrates the influence of the human experience of health and healing, illness or dying and death; adapts care management for diverse populations and environments; advocates for needs of clients; assesses for abuse, neglect and exploitation and refers as appropriate; provides care in ethical and legal manner; refers concerns/issues to appropriate resources.

Current RN license in Vermont.

Ability to travel to various locations throughout Chittenden and Grand Isle Counties.

8 days 14 hours ago

Visiting Nurse Association of Chittenden and Grand Isle Counties

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Registered Nurse - Home Health Visiting Nurse Association of Chittenden and Grand Isle Counties - Burlington, VT, United States

   

Location: Burlington, VT

Company Profile:
The Visiting Nurse Association of Chittenden and Grand Isle Counties is a 103-year-old nonprofit home health agency in Vermont. We care for 5000 people and families each year. Our programs span a lifetime -- from prenatal care to care for young families to rehabilitation, long-term care, adult day services and end-of-life care. The VNA provides care one person, one family at a time.