Jan 11, 2021

Nurse Coordinator- Field Home Care

  • NYU Langone Health
  • Mineola, NY, USA

Job Description

NYU Langone Long Island is a 591-bed university-affiliated medical center, which offers sophisticated diagnostic and therapeutic care in virtually every specialty and subspecialty of medicine and surgery. We are a major regional healthcare resource with a deep commitment to medical education and research, offering a full complement of inpatient and outpatient services.

Position Summary:
We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Nurse Coord - Field.

In this role, the successful candidate Provides safe, quality, therapeutic age appropriate nursing care using evidence based practice. Uses clinical expertise in assessment, clinical decision making, clinical practice and patient education. The nurse coordinates the care provided with the interdisciplinary team to promote optimum patient outcomes and satisfaction.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Completes a comprehensive nursing assessment including but not limited to physical, functional, psychosocial, emotional, cognitive, sexual, cultural, age related, environmental, spiritual, transpersonal and economic factors in a systematic and ongoing process while honoring the uniqueness of the patient.
  • Derives the diagnoses and needs from the assessment data, validates the diagnoses, and collaborates with the patient, family, caregivers and physician to develop an individualized plan care to attain expected quality outcomes.
  • Responsible for the coordination of care by interacting and collaborating with other members of the healthcare team to optimize patient outcomes, patient satisfaction and health care goals.
  • Delivers direct nursing care, ongoing assessment, teaching and training to patients/caregivers that preserves and protects patient autonomy, dignity, rights, values, and benefits using evidence based nursing practice.
  • Identifies deficits and barriers to effective knowledge understanding of education provided to patients. Employs strategies to optimize patient engagement. Demonstrates caring behaviors toward patients, family and other caregivers.
  • Complete and maintain accurate, complete and timely documentation reflecting the assessment, examination, diagnosis, prognosis, plan of care, education intervention and evaluation according to Federal, Department of Health and The Joint Commission requirements.
  • Assist Agency leadership with achieving corporate goals, improving quality of patient care outcomes and patient satisfaction. Participate in Agency quality assessment/performance improvement initiatives.
  • Performs other duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications:
To qualify you must have a Associates Degree or Diploma Nursing. Current and valid NYS Registered Professional Nurse license and registration. 1- 2 years Acute care facility OR Home Health, Hospice, and Long Term Home Health Care Program. Excellent communication (both oral and written), interpersonal, customer service skills. Critical thinking skills. Working knowledge of Computers.

Preferred Qualifications:
Bachelor s Degree Nursing.

Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.

NYU Winthrop provides its staff with far more than just a place to work. Rather, we are an institution you can be proud of, an institution where you'll feel good about devoting your time and your talents.

NYU Winthrop is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sex, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender dysphoria, national origin, age, religion, disability, military and veteran status, marital or parental status, citizenship status, genetic information or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision. We require applications to be completed online.
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