FAITH COMMUNITY NURSE ST. JOSEPH'S HEALTH PRN _ DAY VARIED HOURS

Employer
Location
Tampa, Florida
Salary
Not Specified
Posted
Sep 29, 2016
Closes
Oct 28, 2016
Ref
168294.15
Industry
Healthcare
Category
Healthcare

FAITH COMMUNITY NURSE ST. JOSEPH'S HEALTH PRN _ DAY VARIED HOURS(

Job Number: 168294)

Description

The Faith Community Nurse provides services to assigned congregation(s). Faith Community Nursing includes individual and group health education counseling, health promotion activities, coordination of community resources and health screenings, and recruitment and training of congregational volunteers. Plays a highly visible role in the activities of the congregation. Supports the spiritual, emotional, social and physical health of congregational members. Works closely with the pastoral staff to identify and follow-up on ministry opportunities based upon referrals and congregational assessment findings. Reinforces and clarifies hospital discharge transition instructions and prescriptions, and facilitates follow up with primary and consulting physicians. Performs other duties as assigned.


This position is for transitional care following patients with CHF or COPD into the community post discharge for additional support. It involves a pre-discharge visit in the hospital, post-discharge visit in the home, and follow up phone contact for a specified period of time. The Faith Community Nurse provides holistic support to patients in body, mind and spirit.

Qualifications

Certifications and LicensuresRequiredRN (Registered Nurse)
EducationRequiredAssociate'sNursingOrDiplomaNursing
ExperienceRequired2 yearsNursing
Specific SkillsRequiredWritten and verbal communication skillsRequiredInterpersonal skillsRequiredAdapt to changeRequiredPresentation skillsRequiredWork independentlyRequiredClinical skills appropriate to positionRequiredComputer skills appropriate to positionRequiredOrganizational skills

Organization: 5030-SJ HEALTH CARE CENTER

Primary Location: FL-Tampa-St. Joseph's HospitalSchedule: Varies

Shift: DaysShift Hours: VARIES

Weekend Work: None

On Call: No