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Nurse Home Visitor

Company: Casa De Los Ninos Inc
Location: Tucson
Posted on: August 6, 2022

Job Description:

Description:
Who We AreCasa de los Ni--os is one of the most established and well respected non-profit organizations in Tucson. We have been helping kids and healing families since 1973. Our services include Foster Care, Parents As Teachers, Behavioral Health Services, and Nurse Family Partnership programs along with parent education classes to name a few!Job SummaryNurse-Family Partnership (NFP) is a national home visiting program that collaborates with Casa de los Ni--os and Easterseals Blake Foundation. The NFP nurse home visitor is responsible for providing comprehensive community health nursing services to women and their families eligible for the NFP program. NFP nurse home visitor (NHV) is responsible for providing comprehensive community health nursing services to women and their families eligible for the NFP program, an evidence-based program that has demonstrated significant critical outcomes for at-risk women and their children and. The NHV builds and models a strength-based, client-centered culture. The NHV is responsible for maintaining the highest standards in clinical nursing practice and adherence to the NFP model and the policies, procedures, guidelines, and standards of NFP and the lead agency.Essential DutiesProvides home visits to women and their families eligible for the NFP program.Adheres to the NFP home visiting model.Maintains a caseload of 25 clients.Supports policies, procedures, guidelines, and standards of NFHVP and the lead agency.Participates in community coalition in support of NFP.Promotes public awareness of NFP.Develops and maintains community relationships to support client referrals.Works a flexible schedule, including some evenings and weekends.Meets training and agency requirements for the position.Develops therapeutic relationships with clients and their families in a home visiting environment.Performs home visiting in accordance with the NFP model and guidelines.Assesses physical, emotional, social, and environmental needs of clients and their families related to the NFP domains.Assists clients and their families in establishing goals and outcomes.Provides education, support, and referral resources to clients.Consults and collaborates with other professionals in providing services to clients and their families.Engages in skill-building to meet NFP NHV competency requirements.Meets with nurse supervisor for weekly reflective supervision.Uses reflective practice in supervisory sessions.Schedules joint home visits with nurse supervisor quarterly.Participates in bi-weekly staff meetings and case conferences.Submits NFP data to support staff for timely and accurate input to the data collection system.Cooperates in review and analysis of data collection system reports.Participates in quality improvement efforts.Maintains confidentiality.Documents appropriately.Performs related duties as assigned or required.NHV has authority to make decisions regarding families on his/her caseload within the scope of the job responsibilities.NHV must seek supervision regarding these decisions; NHV must consult the nurse supervisor before making decisions regarding reports to CPS or police (unless immediate and imminent danger exists).

Requirements:
Bachelor of Science in Nursing.Current RN license (in good standing).Proof of COVID immunization.Current CPR/BLS.Two years recent experience in maternal/child health, public health, home visiting, or mental/behavioral nursing preferred.Home visiting experience preferred.Proficient written and verbal communication skills and computer skillsMust be able to meet training and agency requirements for the position.Must foster an environment that is solution-focused, dedicated, and compassionate to support the organization's mission, values, and strategic direction.Must exhibit a demonstrated commitment to diversity and inclusion, valuing diverse perspectives and encouraging contributions by all team members.Must possess or be able to qualify for and maintain a valid Arizona department of public safety level one fingerprint clearance card.Must possess and maintain a valid Arizona driver's license and be insurable under the agency's automobile policy.Our MissionCasa de los Ni--os promotes child well-being and family stability in our community. We place top priority on hiring and growing a team of knowledgeable, passionate, creative, and diverse individuals who have a strong desire to empower children and families within our community. More information about us and our current job openings is available at www.casadelosninos.org. Casa de los Ni--os is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against otherwise qualified applicants on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, age, sex, marital status, national origin, disability or handicap, veteran status, gender identity, gender(sex), sexual orientation, or familial status.PI187929455

Keywords: Casa De Los Ninos Inc, Tucson , Nurse Home Visitor, Healthcare , Tucson, Arizona

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