Blue Ridge PACE (Program of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly) is a community based program which provides patients with all necessary health services while they stay in their homes. PACE covers many different types of services including a day center, personal care in the home, Lifeline emergency response system, transportation to appointments, delivery of medical supplies, therapy, as well as inpatient services.
We have an EXCITING opportunity for an After Hours RN. This position works under the supervision of the Home Care Manager in cooperation with the Clinic RN. The AHC RN makes proactive visits and calls to participants based on the recommendation of the clinical team and the IDT. The AHC RN also responds timely to all after hours calls in order to triage the participants needs and determine appropriate response or treatment to include performing a home visit, communicating with the provider on call and/or visiting/coordinating care at a facility if necessary. Provides clinical guidance and education to the PACE participant, family and caregivers as needed. Responsible for facility transition planning when on call in cooperation with the PACE RN.; The PACE After Hours Care RN collaborates with the PACE Clinic Team to deliver exceptional patient care which is participant-focused, proactive, compassionate and effective. Supports and lives out the Riverside Care Difference.
If you would like to make a difference in the lives of seniors, apply today!
EDUCATION: Minimum of a diploma from an accredited School of Professional Nursing (RN) required, BSN preferred.
LICENSURE: Licensed RN or board eligible by the State of Virginia or compact state. Must have or obtain BLS per departmental requirements. Current valid driver's license and acceptable driving record required upon hire and to be maintained during employment. Must have reliable transportation to make visits to patient's homes as needed.
EXPERIENCE: Experience preferred in acute care and home care setting.
HOURS: Full Time, On-Call Hours to be 5pm-8am; Works 7 on-call shifts ON and then 7 days OFF
We offer a competitive salary, compensation package and benefits to include: tuition assistance, Health, Dental, Retirement, Life Insurance and much more!!!
A Program of the Commonwealth of VA