Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary REGISTERED NURSE CONTINUING CARE in Boston, Massachusetts

Description As a member of the Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary discharge planning team, the continuing care nurse (CCN) assumes major responsibilities for coordinating and overseeing the discharge plans for patients requiring long term care facilities or complex home health nursing supports. Complies with all Federal, State and local regulations and laws governing the performance of this position within the department. Adheres to all Infirmary policies and procedures. Each continuing care nurse holds an RN degree from an accredited school of nursing and is licensed in Massachusetts.

Requirements RN with BS or BSN preferred Experience: Minimum of four years of nursing experience with at least one year inpatient and two years of community health. Familiarity with Medicare regulations and third party reimbursement structures. Familiarity with health care needs of ophthalmology, otolaryngology and head and neck cancer patients. Previous experience with hospital-based continuing care programs

Requisition Number: 16-0053

Post Date: 2/16/2016


Department: Nursing Adult Inpatient

Shift: Day

Hours Per Week: 40

City: Boston

State: MA