The Visiting Nurse Service of New York (VNSNY) is the nation’s largest not-for-profit home- and community-based health care organization, serving the five boroughs of New York City, and Nassau, Suffolk, and Westchester Counties. For 125 years, VNSNY has been committed to meeting the health care needs of New Yorkers with compassionate, high-quality home health care. We offer a wide range of services, programs, and health plans to meet the diverse needs of our patients, members, and clients from before birth to the end of life.
Each day,more than 13,000 VNSNY employees — including nurses, rehabilitation therapists, social workers, other allied professionals, and paraprofessionals — deliver compassionate care, unparalleled medical expertise, and 24/7 solutions and resources tomore than48,000 patients and members, helping them to live the best lives possible in their homes and communities.
Directs, coordinates, facilitates and supports the members of the interdisciplinary team in provision of hospice care to patient/families of VNSNY Hospice Program. Ensures the implementation of clinical / quality improvement initiatives for hospice services in compliance with regulatory requirements. Demonstrates knowledge and commitment to excellence in clinical practice and customer service. Works under general direction.
Licensure: License and current registration to practice as a Registered Professional Nurse in New York State required.
Education: Bachelor's Degree in Nursing from an approved program accredited by the National League of Nursing or Health or Human Services field or the equivalent work experience required.
Experience: Minimum three years of clinical nursing experience, preferably in a home care or hospice setting, required. Effective oral, written and interpersonal communication skills required. Clinical management experience preferred. Knowledge of personal computer operations, including MS Office applications preferred.