Registered Nurse or LPN Leominster
Company: Fallon Health
Posted on: September 16, 2022
About Fallon Health:
Founded in 1977, Fallon Health is a leading health care services
organization that supports the diverse and changing needs of those
we serve. In addition to offering innovative health insurance
solutions and a variety of Medicaid and Medicare products, we excel
in creating unique health care programs and services that provide
coordinated, integrated care for seniors and individuals with
complex health needs. Fallon has consistently ranked among the
nations top health plans, and is accredited by the National
Committee for Quality Assurance for its HMO, Medicare Advantage and
Medicaid products. For more information, visit
About Summit ElderCare:
Fallon Health operates the largest Program of All-Inclusive Care
for the Elderly (PACE) in New England and the fifth largest in the
country. Called Summit ElderCare, Fallons PACE helps provide older
adults and their caregivers with a welcome alternative to nursing
home care. Participants in Summit ElderCare have access to
comprehensive medical services and social support at a Summit
ElderCare site while they keep the independence of living in their
own homes and communities.
Brief Summary of Purpose:
Responsible for the effective management and delivery of direct
nursing care to PACE participants in any setting utilizing nursing
process and adhering to standards of nursing practice.
Primary Job Responsibilities:
Reviews and implements Providers orders.
Conducts nursing assessments according to policy guidelines
including physical, psychosocial, behavioral, and MDS-HC as
Involves participants and significant other(s) based on needs and
Delivers care to participants in any setting, including skilled
services, based on individualized needs and according to
age-appropriate nursing standards.
Provides for cultural and diverse needs of participants when
Monitors and evaluates therapeutic interventions.
Participates in the development and ongoing review of each
participants care plan.
Delegates participants care responsibilities to other members of
the health care team, when appropriate.
Identifies emergency situations and initiates appropriate nursing
Meets the needs of participants in a timely manner.
Participates in the interdisciplinary team (IDT) process and
collaborates with IDT members to meet the needs of
Consistently documents all aspects of participant care, including
significant changes in health status, monthly nurses notes and
health care teaching in the medical record.
Participates in training and orientation of new nursing staff as
Assists in the delivery of other nursing services as assigned.
Participates in the nursing on-call rotation as assigned.
Performs all duties in accordance with FCHP and Summit ElderCare
policies and procedures.
Participates in Weekend RN On Call rotation
Graduate of an accredited school of nursing
Current license as an RN in the state of Massachusetts
Current CPR and Alzheimers certification, or willingness to be
certified within 60 days of hire, is essential.
At least two years of recent experience in the direct care of
adults or chronically disabled persons with at least one year
caring for a frail or elderly population.
Ambulatory care or home care experience helpful.
Able to cover multiple departments to include homecare, primary
care nurse, triage nurse and floor and treatment nurse
Fallon Health Vaccination Requirements:
To protect the health and safety of our workforce, members and
communities we serve, Fallon Health now requires all employees to
disclose COVID-19 vaccination status. As of 2/1/2022, all roles not
designated as Remote require full COVID-19 vaccination and Fallon
Health will obtain the necessary information from candidates prior
to employment to ensure compliance. Failure to meet the vaccination
requirement may result in rescission of an employment offer or
termination of employment.
Fallon Health provides equal employment opportunities to all
employees and applicants for employment and prohibits
discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race,
color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status,
genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender
identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by
federal, state or local laws.
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