NURSE HOME VISITOR

Baltimore Medical Systems - Baltimore, MD3.0

13 days agoFull-timeEstimated: $46,000 - $58,000 a year
EducationSkillsBenefits
Network Partner Job Description –

RN-Registered Nurse/Home Visitor (Bilingual-Spanish/English) The Registered Nurse/Home Visitor is a grant-funded position in partnership with the Baltimore City Health Department. Under the direction of the Director of Maternal and Child Health and Clinical Supervisor, the Home Visitor completes the training for the National Nurse Family Partnership (NFP) Program. The position builds and maintains a caseload of 25 families, composed of adolescents, pregnant for the first time, who enroll in the program prior to 28 weeks of pregnancy. After the birth of the baby, the mother and child will be followed by the prescribed NFP program until the child’s second birthday. Salary is commensurate with experience. Schedule: Monday – Friday: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Essential Functions:
Actively recruits clients, in accordance with NFP standards, until building a complete caseload of 25 families.
Conducts home visits in accordance with NFP standards.
Documents all visits as required in ETO Database for the Health Department.
Records all patient contacts in BMS Electronic Health Record via the Enabling Services Template.
Reviews the Prenatal Risk Assessment completed at the client’s first prenatal visit to determine risk factors and consults with Nurse Supervisor of BCHD regarding eligibility for enrollment.
Attends BMS OB Rounds and maintains contact with BMS OB and Peds providers to facilitate communication regarding patient needs and progress.
Regularly attends BMS Perinatal Services meetings.
Attends monthly the BabyStat meetings of Baltimore City for Perinatal Home Visitors.
Facilitates implementation of the Nurse Family Partnership curriculum, in conjunction with appropriate internal and external resources.
Offers feedback to BMS Director of MCH with regard to improvements to be made in the partnership between BMS and the Baltimore City Health Department.
Assists in identifying underlying barriers to access for grant specific populations and promotes care delivery processes that reflect sensitivity to a culturally diverse population.

Requirements:
Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing
Active Maryland RN License
Active CPR Certification
Experience in community health and/or working with underserved populations preferred
Fluency in Spanish highly required

Baltimore Medical System (BMS) is an innovative, Federally Qualified Health Center dedicated to improving the health and wellness of medically underserved communities in the Greater Baltimore area. The largest FQHC in Maryland, our mission is to improve the health in the communities we serve by providing safe, high quality, accessible and affordable health care.
We offer a variety of comprehensive services including: adult medicine, family medicine, pediatrics, ob/gyn, behavioral health, and health education through 5 community health centers and 8 school based health centers. The system has approximately 40 primary care providers and nearly 60 total providers serving 45,000 active patients. To learn more about BMS, please visit our website at www.bmsi.org.
Benefits include: medical, dental, & vision coverage; 22 days of PTO, 8 paid holidays; 401(k) with company match, & more.

How to Apply –

Click on this link https://secure4.entertimeonline.com/ta/6139669.careers?rnd=WVN&JobsSearch=1

Type in Registered Nurse, and Baltimore MD for location, and then scroll to find “Registered Nurse – Home Visitor” and click on apply\.