Under the guidance and direction of the Director of Patient Services and Home Care Manager, the After Hours RN will provide intermittent assessments, direct physical nursing care, and other home visits needed per the PACE CNY Clinic and the Answering Service/Triage RN Service. The After Hours RN is responsible for providing the highest quality of care in their home care and ensuring safety at all times according to accepted nursing practice standards. The RN acts as a primary support to the Home Care Manager.
The practice of the profession of nursing as a Registered Professional Nurse is defined as diagnosing and treating human responses to actual or potential health problems though such services as case finding, health teaching, health counseling and provision of care supportive to or restorative of life and well-being, and executing medical regimens prescribed by a licensed or otherwise legally authorized Physician or Dentist. A nursing regimen shall be consistent with and shall not vary any existing medical regimen.
No Staffing call, strictly Triage calls.
5pm to 8pm on weekdays, weekends - 8am to 5pm, holidays - 10am to 4pm. Requirements are: one weeknight shift, two weekend shifts.
Job Duties Specific to This Position:
Under the supervision of the Director of Patient Services and/or the Home Care Manager:
Provides Leadership among co-workers.
Job Expectations for All Employees: