Northwell Health Registered Nurse- High Tech Home Care Nassau Full Time in Great Neck, New York

Req Number 001BG0

Job Category Registered Nurse

Job Description

RESPONSIBILITIES



  1. Providesnecessary intravenous therapy to patients.

  2. Assesses,plans, implements and evaluates the physical and emotional needs of patients requiring IVtherapy.

  3. Followspolicies of the Department regarding IV therapy.

  4. Maintainsdocumentation of IV therapy.

  5. Investigates,evaluates and validates new techniques and equipment used for IV therapy.

  6. Conductspatient interview, explains policies and procedures to patient/ significantothers, reviews patient’s chart and answers questions.

  7. Communicates/documentspatient’s health status.

  8. Collaborateswith other care team members in planning and carrying out treatment regimen; provides direction to other membersof the care team.

  9. Interpretsand implements treatment regimen as prescribed by the Physician.

  10. Assists thePhysician during treatments and/or diagnostic procedures.

  11. Keepsmanagement and/or physician informed of changes in patient’s condition and/ortreatments, as appropriate.

  12. Performs related duties, as required.

*ADA Essential Functions

Qualifications

  • Graduatefrom an accredited Schoolof Nursing. Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing, preferred.

  • Licensed topractice as a Registered Professional Nurse in New York State.

  • BCLScertification or equivalent, preferred.

  • Minimumof two (2) years experience as a RN, including initiation of IV therapy.