Job Title: Registered Nurse
Date Posted: 09-25-2007
Job Location: Massachusetts-Boston
Job Type: Full Time
Education Level: Bachelors Degree
Work Experience: Less than 1 Year
Job Shift: First Shift
Yearly Salary:DOE (Depend on Experience)
Company Name: Gentiva Health Services
Company Website:
Contact Information: Angie   Dedonder (
Job Description:
As a Registered Nurse with Gentiva, you will: 

•Admit patients to the services, completing appropriate clinical documentation under the
Clinical Manager’s direction. Assess individual status and care/instruction needed by the

•Administer on-going care and case management for each patient, providing necessary follow-up
as directed by the Clinical Manager. 

•Confer with physician and develop the initial plan of treatment based on physician’s orders
and initial patient assessment. 

•Provide hands-on care, management and evaluation of the care plan, and education of the
patient in accordance with physician orders, under Clinical Manager’s supervision. Revise plan
in consultation with physician based on ongoing assessments and as required by

•Coordinate appropriate care, encompassing various healthcare personnel (such as Physical
Therapists, Occupational Therapists, Home Health Aides, and external providers.) 

•Report patient care/condition/progress to patient’s physician and Clinical Manager on a
continuous basis. Analyze any changes in a patient’s condition, identifying symptoms and
severity while alerting the physician and Clinical Manager promptly. 

•Implement patient care plan, in conjunction with patient and family, to assist them in
achieving optimal resolution of needs/problems. 


•Diploma, Associate or Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing 

•Six months experience in area of specialty/desired practice 

•Current unrestricted licensure to practice as a Registered Nurse in the state(s) to which
assigned and current CPR certification 

•Good organizational and communication skills 

•Ability to function with minimal supervision 


We recognize people as our most valuable asset. Our competitive salary and benefits package
may include: medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurance; 401(k); employee stock
purchase plan; paid time off; tuition assistance program and free CE credits through Gentiva
University, our 24/7 online education resource. 

*Ask your recruiter about qualifying details, including minimum required hours. 

About Gentiva® Health Services 

Gentiva® Health Services is the nation's leading provider of comprehensive home health
services. Gentiva serves patients through more than 350 direct service delivery units within
approximately 250 locations in 35 states, and through CareCentrix®, which manages home
healthcare services for many major managed care organizations throughout the United States and
delivers them in all 50 states through a network of more than 2,000 third-party provider
locations, as well as Gentiva locations. The Company is a single source for skilled nursing;
physical, occupational, speech and neurorehabilitation services; social work; nutrition;
disease management education; and help with daily living activities, as well as other
therapies and services. Gentiva's revenues are generated from commercial insurance, federal
and state government programs and individual consumers. For more information, visit Gentiva's
web site, 

*Gentiva Health Services, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/D/V encouraged to apply.

For additional information, please contact your local recruiter at (toll free) 1-800-677-2244
Ext. 2118 or email at:
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