Spanish language requirement. Requires traveling to several regional offices. Supervises and evaluates the skills of the Home Health Aides in the client care setting. Works under general supervision.
- Teaches in-service, specialty and training classes for trainees and paraprofessionals, which includes demonstration of required skills.
- Identifies and communicates any noted Home Health Aide problems to the appropriate Partners in Care supervisor.
- Acts as a liaison for the operations staff. Provides instruction as required.
- Facilitates peer support for the paraprofessionals.
- Assists in developing specialty programs.
- Performs other duties related to the operations of the Education Department, as needed.
- Conducts supervision visits for the home health aides.
- Participates in special projects and performs other related duties as assigned.
Licensure: License and current registration to practice as a registered professional nurse in New York State required.
Education: BSN degree preferred.
Experience: has two years of nursing experience; and
· at least one year of which must be in the provision of home health care services in an Article 36 or Article 40 approved agency or its out of state equivalent; and
· cannot be on the Office of Medicaid Inspector General’s (OMIG) list of Restricted, Terminated or Excluded Individuals or Entities or the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office of Inspector General’s list of Excluded Individuals/Entities.
The Visiting Nurse Service of New York (VNSNY) is one of the nation's largest not-for-profit home- and community-based health care organizations, serving the five boroughs of New York City, and Nassau, Suffolk, and Westchester Counties. For over 125 years, VNSNY has been committed to improving the health and well-being of people through high-quality, cost-effective health care in the home and community. We offer a wide range of services, programs, and health plans to meet the diverse needs of our patients, health plan members, and clients from before birth to the end of life. On any given day, VNSNY employees - including nurses, rehabilitation therapists, social workers, home health aides and other professionals - deliver compassionate care, unparalleled medical expertise, and 24/7 solutions and resources to approximately 40,000 individuals in our care helping them to live the best lives possible in their homes and communities.