Registered Nurse or LPN- Leominster
Company: Fallon Health
Posted on: September 19, 2022
Overview: 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 nation's 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 fallonhealth.org. 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, Fallon's 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.
Responsibilities: Primary Job Responsibilities: Reviews and
implements Provider's 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
participant's 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
Qualifications: Education: Graduate of an accredited school of
nursing License: Current license as an RN in the state of
Massachusetts Certification: Current CPR and Alzheimer's
certification, or willingness to be certified within 60 days of
hire, is essential. Experience: 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
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. JT18
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