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.
Responsible for coordinating and providing high quality multidisciplinary health services for patients in the Region/Program consistent with Agency philosophy, policy, goals and objectives, and Standards of Nursing Practice. Works under moderate supervision.
Licensure: License and current registration to practice as a registered professional nurse in New York State required. Valid drivers license or NYS Non-Driver photo ID card, may be required as determined by operational/regional needs.
Education: Bachelor's Degree in Nursing from an approved program preferred.
Experience: Minimum of one year of clinical nursing experience including at least six months of Hospice, orMed/Surg or ICU or Emergency Department or Home care, Palliative Care, Oncology or Long Term Care experience required. Bilingual skills may be required, as determined by operational needs. Experience with electronic health records preferred.