Pediatric Nurse

Androscoggin Home Healthcare & Hospice

Job Description

Our Lewiston office has a 40 hour position for a Pediatric Nurse to cover the Wilton territory.

Home health service is the component of comprehensive health care whereby services are provided to individuals and families in their places of residence for the purpose of promoting, maintaining, or restoring health, or minimizing the effect of illness and disability.

PRIMARY PURPOSE OF POSITION: To maintain the client with need of skilled nursing in his/her own home and to maximize his/her functions through the use of nursing interventions while functioning as case manager, directing and coordinating an interdisciplinary team. Providing Nursing Services under the direction of a physicians plan of care. Serving as the case manager, directing and coordinating the work of a mix of other health care providers.

EDUCATION: Graduate of professional school of nursing with state and regional accreditation required; NLN accreditation required; Baccalaureate degree in nursing preferred.

EXPERIENCE: 3 years full-time equivalent recent pediatric clinical experience; Community Health Nursing experience desirable.

LICENSURE AND CERTIFICATION: Current R.N. license in the State of Maine. ANA certification in Home Health or Community Health Nursing encouraged. Current CPR Card (must be Healthcare Provider).

Employment Type

Full Time