CHCS is seeking Registered Nurses to work within our home health and hospice programs
This is an on-call full-time salaried position, Monday through Thursday 5pm to 8am. RN on-call responsibilities include performing after hour home visits to patients/families, such visits may be planned visits (maximum of 1-2 visits each night) with all other visits being unplanned/PRN visits. PRN visits will be determined by a triage nurse after they have assessed the patient’s medical need/symptom by phone first.
Skilled nursing services include providing patient assessments and education, reporting to physicians, symptom mgmt., medication teaching, performing nursing procedures/treatments within the home environment.
This position will be required to communicate and report patient assessment findings, needs, and outcomes of home visits to the appropriate RN supervisor, care team members, triage nurse, and physicians as needed to ensure proper follow-up and continuity of patient care.
Skilled Nursing services are provided as outlined by the patient’s plan of care and as directed by the patient’s primary physician and in accordance with nursing standards, state licensing and federal regulations.
This is a home base position and you will receive mileage from your home to each visit.
All interested candidates must complete an on-line employment application to be considered for employment at CHCS.
Please visit our website at www.chcs-me.org to apply or contact HR at 922-4625 to set up an interview.
CHCS is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, genetic information, pay transparency, protected veteran status, or any other classification protected by federal, state or local law.
Equal Opportunity employer including veteran and disability
For 135 years, CHCS has developed its reputation as a highly valued provider of community home health and behavioral health services throughout Central, Eastern, and Northern Maine. You could be part of our commitment and vision.
Community Health and Counseling Services is a non-profit organization that was established in 1883. We offer behavioral health, crisis, home health and hospice services for children & adults through Maine communities.
One of the few combined home health and behavioral health care agencies in the United States, Community Health and Counseling Services combines mutually supportive programs and collaborative relationships with other health care providers to serve both the physical and psychological aspects of an individual’s well-being.
These services are offered in homes, schools, and the area offices of CHCS in central, eastern and northern Maine. The size of the CHCS service area in Maine covers over 22,000 square miles. That’s the combined size of New Hampshire, Massachusetts, and Connecticut.
Through a continuum of care and support, Community Health and Counseling Services touches the lives of thousands of people each year, providing needed services to people and their families in their community in a cost-effective way.
Were else could you be given the opportunity to focus on a new career path without ever leaving the comfort that Community Health and Counseling Services offers. Career advancement possibilities are endless throughout our 23 facilities.