Public Health Nurse HCS-Area Agency on Aging (K8) $19.38-$26.16/hr Full-time M-F days
Posting: 073-13 Date Posted: 10/13/2013 Deadline (must be received by): 10/28/2013
Team nurse who functions as a care consultant to adults primarily 60+. Psychosocial, environmental, physical, medical evaluation of clients. Development of person centered care plan to address needs of client and prevent/delay long-term care placement. Establish liaison with hospital discharge planners, human service providers, home care agencies, loner term care facilities, and other referring agencies.
Current Michigan Registered Nurse License with an emphasis on gerontology and three years experience working with older adults; or any comparable combination of education, training or experience. Extensive interviewing and assessment skills and highly developed organizational skills. Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Knowledge of community resources, especially geriatric and chronic disease management. Reliable transportation and current Michigan driver’s license.