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<strong>As the academic medical center and University Hospital for Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center is nationally recognized for clinical excellence&mdash;breaking new ground in research, training the next generation of healthcare leaders, and delivering science-driven, patient-centered care.</strong><br /><br /><strong>Montefiore is ranked among the top hospitals nationally and regionally by U.S. News &amp; World Report. For more than 100 years we have been innovating new treatments, new procedures and new approaches to patient care, producing stellar outcomes and raising the bar for medical centers in the region and around the world. As we build on this momentum, we continue to advance the practice of medicine and set the standard for excellence.</strong> https://www.montefiore.org/

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Regular Full-Time


Overview: Established in 1947, Montefiore Home Care is the nation's first hospital-based agency, created to allow newly discharged patients the benefits of at-home recuperation and recovery by providing supportive healthcare in the home.We are proud of our reputation in the community and would love you to join our thriving team in the Bronx, NYC. <br /><br /> <br />
Responsibilities: <ul> <li>Act as liaison between patient, family, and physician</li> <li>Provide updates on the patient condition to family and physician</li> <li>Ensure all in-home medical equipment are in working order</li> <li>Document all details of patient&rsquo;s condition, progression and regression activity</li> <li>Oversee required physical therapy or rehabilitation exercises</li> <li>Contact emergency services when patients need to be taken to the hospital</li> <li>Possess knowledge of Home Care reimbursement process</li> <li>Possess knowledge of OASIS</li> <li>Have reliable transportation as you go to/from home visits</li> <li>Can walk up/down six (6) flights of stairs as needed</li> </ul>
Requirements: <ul> <li>Two years of hospital Med Surg experience</li> <li>One (1) year of Home Health experience | Certified Home Care (CHHA) experience (Preferred)</li> <li>NYS RN License &amp; Registration in good standing</li> <li>Bachelor's degree</li> <li>Infection Control certificate</li> <li>Valid Driver License, Registration and Automobile Insurance for the purpose of making home visits</li> <li>Knowledge of a second language a plus</li> </ul> <br />Benefits Package:<br /> <br /> Associates enjoy access to career training and advancement opportunities, and are rewarded with competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits package, which includes:<br /> <ul> <li>NYSNA Union Benefits</li> <li>Experience differential (additional compensation for years of experience as a RN)</li> <li>Education differential (additional compensation for Masters or Doctorate degree)</li> <li>Paid time off including vacation days, sick days and holidays</li> <li>Medical, dental &amp; vision insurance; low to zero cost prescription benefits</li> <li>Maternity and Paternity Leave</li> <li>Retirement benefits including Hospital sponsored NYSNA Pension at zero cost. Optional 403b plan through Fidelity.</li> <li>Flexible spending accounts</li> <li>Life insurance</li> <li>Disability benefits</li> <li>100% Tuition Reimbursement</li> <li>Flexible Work Schedule</li> <li>Discounted employee parking</li> <li>Team Member purchase discounts</li> </ul>