Telehealth Registered Nurse (RN) - Home Care

  • MaineHealth
  • Saco, ME, USA
  • Jun 21, 2021
PRN Registered Nurse (RN)

Job Description

Summary

Position Summary

The telehealth monitoring RN applies clinical assessment knowledge and skill along with telehealth expertise to provide remote monitoring of patient vital signs and other medical measures.  This position serves as a resource to colleagues regarding the use of telehealth intervention in the treatment plan for high risk patients.  The Telehealth RN promotes evidence-based care and interventions that enhance the overall care plan and is aimed at preventing emergent care and re-hospitalization.  This position should be “field ready” to provide home visits when required.  Position reports to the Telehealth Program Coordinator

Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)

    1. Education: Graduate of an NLN accredited nursing program.
    2. License/Certifications: State of Maine licensure as a Registered Nurse. Current, valid driver’s license to operate a motor vehicle, with vehicle available for work covered by liability insurance as specified by agency policy. Current certification in Basic Life Support for Healthcare providers.
    3. Experience: Position requires a minimum of one year of acute nursing experience.

MaineHealth is a not-for-profit integrated health system consisting of eight local hospital systems, a comprehensive behavioral healthcare network, diagnostic services, home health agencies, and over 19,000 employees. It is the largest health system in northern New England and provides preventive care, diagnosis and treatment to 1.1 million residents in Maine and New Hampshire.

With a career at any of the MaineHealth locations, you’ll be working with healthcare professionals that truly value the people around them – both within the walls of the organization and the neighborhoods that surround it. We are deeply invested in the wellbeing of our communities and employees. We believe in fostering a work environment of strong commitment, compassionate caring and continuous improvement. Our care – and the science behind that care – is top rate. Join us and your abilities will be challenged and enhanced as you take your career to another level.

  • Saco, ME
  •  MaineHealth Care At Home
  •  Per Diem - Flexible (As Needed)
  •  Nursing
  • Req #: 133708

Specialty

Telemetry Nursing