The Team RN is an integral member of the patient care team, providing clinical care management, coordination services throughout the continuum of care and serves as the team nurse. The Team RN supports patients by facilitating implementation of the prescribed medical treatment plan through patient-centered education of disease processes and wellness opportunities and through patient self-management skill development. The nurse process and established protocols will be used to coordinate the delivery of care consistent with a team-based, patient-centered approach to provide health services and education to patients and families through effective partnership with patient’s medical home team, community resources, medical professionals, pharmacies and the Westside Family Healthcare organization. The Team RN will provide safe, therapeutic, efficient, quality care in all patient interactions.
Partners with the patient and family, the primary care provider, and other team members to implement an interdisciplinary plan of care. Participates in daily huddles with the Nurse team.
Proactively and continuously reviews patient medical records to identify any care needs requiring intervention
Works with patients and families to ensure both medical and psychosocial needs are met in order to promote health and well-being and to identify any barriers that inhibit the patient from adhering to the prescribed plan of care
Educates patient/family about medical conditions (existing or newly diagnosed) to assist them in appropriate self-management
Proactively incorporates lifestyle improvement opportunities and preventative care into patient interactions, empowering patients to reach their individual health goals
Graduate of an accredited nursing program (Associates or Bachelor's)
Active RN licensure in the State of Delaware (or compact state) with no restrictions or disciplinary action
Westside Family Healthcare is a community-minded, non-partisan health center located in Delaware. We opened our doors in 1988 and have maintained our status as a Federally Qualified Health Center since 1994.We are a community-minded, non-partisan health center located in Delaware. Since opening our doors in 1988, Westside has been driven by our mission to improve the health of our communities by providing equal access to quality healthcare, regardless of ability to pay.Westside Family Healthcare has a deep appreciation for our team of talented clinicians and support staff. We believe our team is essential to achieving our mission and serving our community.Westside Family Healthcare is an Equal Opportunity Employer that values diversity. We offer competitive salaries and benefit packages including health, dental and vision insurance, 401K savings retirement plan and more.