Email resume to jobs@vnshs.org Visiting Nurse Service and Hospice of Suffolk is a non-profit,certified home health care and hospice agency serving residents of Suffolk County since 1952.

Career Opportunities

Our clinical staff has the support of an interdisciplinary team, which consists of experienced, health care professionals and volunteers that are committed to providing patients with the best possible care from the time they are admitted until the time they are discharged from our program.

If you want to make a difference in the lives of patients and join a caring, dynamic group of professionals, Click Here to view current career opportunities.

 

Director of Performance Improvement and Education (Full Time)

The Director of Performance Improvement and Education is responsible for the oversight of performance improvement and education activities at Visiting Nurse Service & Hospice of Suffolk, Inc. The Director of Performance Improvement also serves as the agency Compliance Officer.

Qualifications:

  • Registered Professional Nurse currently licensed in New York State.
  • Bachelor's Degree in Nursing or other health related field from an accredited college or university. Master's degree preferred.
  • Demonstrates leadership and decision making abilities.
  • Committed to the provision of quality care
  • Familiar with home care and its implementation.
  • Skilled communicator.
  • Flexible, innovative, and autonomous professional.
  • Minimum of two years' experience in a supervisory capacity in a Certified Home Health Agency OR 2 years of home care nursing experience, plus a master degree in nursing, public health, business administration or another health related field.

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Home Care Coordinator (Full Time)

To manage and facilitate the transition of patients from an on-site unit of a hospital or skilled nursing facility to the home.

Qualifications:

  • License and current registration to practice as a registered professional nurse in New York State.
  • B. S. Degree from an accredited program in nursing preferred.
  • One year nursing experience in acute care setting with additional experience in a certified home health agency.
  • Knowledge of community health nursing principles and practices.
  • Knowledge of the types of care and treatment available to patients in hospitals and institutions and the methods by which this care may be extended into the home.
  • Knowledge of programs available through the Home Health Agency, Hospice and other community resources.
  • Knowledge of current developments, literature and sources of information in the field of community health nursing. Attends mandatory meetings and maintains agency standard for yearly in-service.
  • Skill in the application of professional nursing techniques and practices.
  • Ability to interpret home health agency policies to hospital personnel.
  • Establish and maintain effective working relationships with hospital personnel and other agencies and individuals associated with home health care.
  • Interact with patients and their families, explaining scope of program and services.

Email resume to jobs@vnshs.org