Location: Beverly, MA
Job ID: 152829-1A
Date Posted: Jan 22, 2019
Continuing Care is part of a vibrant and growing health care system, recognized as a trailblazer in medicine and a standard bearer in patient experience. It includes an award-winning academic medical center, a superb constellation of community hospitals, home care services, rehabilitation facilities and more.
We are committed to attracting, developing and retaining top talent in a market long recognized and revered as a global leader in health. With a team approach to care, we encourage learning and growth at all levels, and we offer competitive salaries and benefits. We adhere to the principles of a just and fair work environment for all colleagues, where respect is foundational and performance is rewarded.
About the Job
This position will implement, monitor and evaluate telehealth (TH) and disease management programs. This role will coordinate services for patients receiving tele-monitoring, which includes assessing patient appropriateness and monitoring of patient data. Will work with clinicians, managers and physicians to ensure quality care and desired outcomes. Reports client data to MDs and clinical managers, and prepares reports for analytical purposes. This position will assist in the development and implementation of policies and procedures with regard to the telehealth programs
Graduate of an accredited Registered Nursing program with current licensure to practice professional nursing in the state of Massachusetts. BSN preferred. Maintains a current American Heart Association (AHA) CPR certification.
Minimum of 1-2 years nursing experience, at least one of which is in the area of public health or home care nursing with OASIS experience is preferred. Cardiac care and pulmonary care experience. Telehealth experience preferred. Cardiopulmonary background. Proficiency in clinical assessment skills
Communication and documentation skills. Computer skills and ability to learn programs. Organizational skills and ability to prioritize. Customer service skills. Teaching skills.
Full time, 40 hour, day shift position
The Lahey Model of Care—right care, right time, right place—is exactly what patients, providers and payers need and deserve. Identifying and delivering on this convergence of interests has positioned Lahey Health for further growth. Our model ensures care is highly coordinated and locally delivered, with lower costs and exceptional quality.
Lahey Health is a robust, regional system including a teaching hospital, community hospitals, primary care providers, specialists, behavioral and home health services, skilled nursing and rehabilitation facilities, and senior care resources throughout northeastern Massachusetts and southern New Hampshire. The system has a global presence with programs in Canada, Jordan and Bermuda.
Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.