V Care Medical Registered Nurse in Holyoke, Massachusetts
Accountable to: Program Director Qualifications: General - certified by a licensed physician within 45 days of employment to be in good health including being free from communicable diseases, including tuberculosis, according to acceptable screening methods of the Centers for Disease Control. Education / Experience - The registered nurse must be licensed by the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Nursing to practice in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. The nurse must have at least two years? experience in the direct care of adults or chronically disabled persons. Abilities - In addition to the responsibilities detailed in this job description, the Secretary must be able to: 1. Demonstrate marketing and public relations skills; 2. Understand the needs of the elderly and, in particular, the needs of those affected by cognitive impairments; 3. Be sensitive to the needs of family caregivers; 4. Demonstrate excellent communication skills; 5. Be available to work unscheduled days and hours 6. Make a commitment to cooperative performance to attain care, organization and program objectives which may entail performing duties not included in this job description.