The Visiting Nurse Service of New York (VNSNY) is the nation's largest not-for-profit home- and community-based health care organization, serving the five boroughs of New York City, and Nassau, Suffolk, and Westchester Counties. For 125 years, VNSNY has been committed to meeting the health care needs of New Yorkers with compassionate, high-quality home health care. We offer a wide range of services, programs, and health plans to meet the diverse needs of our patients, members, and clients from before birth to the end of life.
Each day, more than 13,000 VNSNY employees- including nurses, rehabilitation therapists, social workers, other allied professionals, and paraprofessionals- deliver compassionate care, unparalleled medical expertise, and 24/7 solutions and resources to more than 48,000 patients and members, helping them to live the best lives possible in their homes and communities.
Looking for a Per Diem Registered Nurse (RN) to provide high quality multidisciplinary health services to patients in the Region/Program consistent with VNS Group Health Home Care philosophy, policy, goals and objectives, and Standards of Nursing Practice. Works under moderate supervision.
Licensure: License and current registration to practice as a registered professional nurse in New York State required, Registered Nurse (RN). Certified lactation counselor (CLC) or Lactation Certification accredited by a nationally recognized accreditation body preferred.Valid driver's license required for operational/regional needs.
Education: Bachelor's Degree in Nursing from an approved program required.
Experience: Minimum two year of experience in a medical/surgical environment, Homecare or skill nursing preferred. Bilingual skills may be required, as determined by operational needs. Demonstrated computer skills may be required based on operational needs.
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