Behavioral Health Visiting Nurse (RN) HomeCare
Company: Hartford HealthCare
Location: South Windsor
Posted on: November 23, 2021
Job Schedule: Full Time
Standard Hours: 40
Job Shift: Shift 1
Work where every moment matters.
Every day, almost 30,000 Hartford HealthCare employees come to work
with one thing in common: Pride in what we do, knowing every moment
matters here. - We invite you to become part of Connecticut's most
comprehensive healthcare network as an Administrative
Hartford HealthCare at Home, the largest provider of homecare
services in Connecticut, has been fulfilling our mission for more
than 115 years. - Our Person-Centered Care Model allows our
employees to learn and grow within our organization, all while
providing integrated support to the patient. - As part of Hartford
HealthCare, we leverage cutting edge technology to provide quality
care in our client's home. - Most importantly, our employees are
appreciated for the real differences they make in both the lives of
their clients and their clients' families
Basic Purpose of the Position:
The Primary Care Nurse in the Healthy Minds at Home Program ensures
quality and safe delivery of comprehensive short-term acute nursing
care to primarily Older Adults with the diagnoses of Dementia,
Parkinson Diseases, Anxiety and/or depression. Provides evaluation
and assessments and supportive interventions and linkage to the
community to maximize their level of functioning.
In general, most of the time will be spent in the following
Evaluation and assessment using Evidenced Based Assessment Tools.
Understands and addresses co morbid medical conditions.
Develops, implements, evaluates plan of care. Addresses problems
with plan of care, attends and initiates client case conferences,
provides coordination of the plan of care and maintains continuity
of care with other health professionals assigned to the case and
communicates recommendations for additional home health care
services to the appropriate individual in a timely manner.
Provides assessment, education and supervision of the
individualized, holistic plan of care. Engages with appropriate
community resources to ensure a safe continuum of care.
Documents timely and accurately computer entry of patient/job
information to facilitate the development of the OASIS data set,
orders for service, creation of time sheets and other required
patient/employment documents and reports.
Performs other duties as required.
Demonstrates competent nursing assessment and treatment skills in
the provision of services within the Healthy Minds at Home scope of
Demonstrates competent knowledge of medications and current
Demonstrates understanding of nursing process, motivational
interviewing. Maintains a positive professional demeanor.
Demonstrates organizational, written, and verbal skills.
Demonstrates proficiency in EMR systems and computer skills.
Connecticut Registered Nurse
BSN or ASN from a NLN accredited School of Nursing with 2 years
recent psychiatric nursing experience
in a psychiatric hospital,
psychiatric home care, psychiatric partial hospitalization program
or other outpatient psychiatric services
OR Master's Degree in Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing, or related
One year nursing experience or one year nursing experience in a
specialty; medical/surgery or home care,
preferred. - Computer skills preferred.
With locations around the state, Hartford HealthCare offers
exciting opportunities for career development and growth. - Here,
you are part of an organization on the cutting edge - helping to
bring new technologies, breakthrough treatments and community
education to countless men, women and children. - We know that a
thriving organization starts with thriving employees-- we provide a
competitive benefits program designed to ensure work/life balance.
- Every moment matters. - And this is your moment .
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