RN-Remote Patient Monitoring- York-Every weekend Part Time Days

York, PA | Nursing | Tracking Code: DWEORMP

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General Summary:

Under general supervision, provides patient education, support, and interventions via telephone and/or video to patients who have Remote Patient Monitoring equipment in the home.  Uses a process of nursing intake, assessment, planning, and care in accordance with physician orders, the established plan of care, the patient’s diagnosis, policies and procedures, and the Nurse Practice Act.

Duties and Responsibilities:

The following are essential job accountabilities:

   1   Helps to identify patients who are appropriate for RPM.

   2   Establishes vital sign parameters, obtains physician orders, develops a plan of care, and documents findings.      

   3   Develops and maintains rapport with patients and caregivers via phone and/or video communication.

   4   Assesses and evaluates patient data and needs; providing appropriate support.  IE: Patient/family health education, direction, and intervention.

   5   Notifies physician and other care agencies of changes in patient condition or status, sends reports, obtains new orders, and modifies the care plan as needed.

   6   Identifies the need for and recommends appropriate disciplines and community resources for optimum patient care.

   7   Maintains clinical skills within nursing practice norms and participates in group projects, training, and education as needed.

   8   Informs team lead of perceived problem areas related to program, patient care, or community relations.

   9   Demonstrates a professional attitude, sound judgment and continuity in interactions with physicians, other health care providers, and community agencies.

10   Represents WellSpan at community activities, as delegated.

11   Promotes a positive corporate image.

12   Acquires and utilizes knowledge of community resources.

13   Demonstrated clinical, interpersonal and communication skills.

14   Develops computer skills required.

The following are common expectations:

15   Functions as a member of an inter-disciplinary team, encouraging and maintaining open communications.

16   Provides clinical supervision to the Connected Care at Home Assistant for patients and provides input regarding his/her performance to the appropriate manager.

17   Assists in the orientation of new staff or continuing education of existing staff as requested.

18   Participates in the student nurse program, as delegated.

19   Seeks consultation and direction from management personnel as appropriate.

Required Skills

RN license in Pennsylvania

BSN preferred

BLS

Excellent communication and critical thinking skills necessary

Required Experience

At least 1-2 years of recent acute care experience necessary

Prefer a critical care background


Quality of Life

WellSpan Health is an integrated health system that serves the communities of central Pennsylvania and northern Maryland. The organization is comprised of a multispecialty medical group of more than 1,200 physicians and advanced practice clinicians, a regional behavioral health organization, a home care organization, six respected hospitals, more than 15,000 employees, and 140 patient care locations. WellSpan is a charitable, mission-driven organization, committed to exceptional care for all, lifelong wellness and healthy communities. We are committed to transforming the health of the communities we serve and to educating the next generation of clinicians, staff and leaders.

Quality of Life
Quality of Life

Founded in 1741, the city of York is considered by many as the first capital of the United States. The Articles of Confederation were signed by the Second Continental Congress here in 1777. Its beautifully restored historic district is an architectural treasure. While York retains its farming and manufacturing heritage, at its heart York is a thriving cultural community that has attracted creative talent and innovative entrepreneurial investors from across the nation.

Life in York County offers affordable housing, options for higher education, a thriving arts and cultural community, historical attractions, parks and recreational resources, semi-professional baseball team, fine dining and more — within an easy drive of major East Coast cities.

York County residents can find local employment in healthcare, manufacturing, technology, agricultural and service sectors. (Patient population: 445,000)

Equal Opportunity Employment

WellSpan Health is an equal opportunity employer. Employment selection and related decisions are made without regard to sex, race, age, disability, religion, national origin, color or any other protected class. WellSpan Health does, however, have a tobacco-free/nicotine-free hiring policy.

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