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Caregiver Companion FOR Female Client
TheKey
Torrington CT, US
Torrington CT, US
Overview: Now hiring a Caregiver for a Female Client in Torrington, CT.  Caregiver Requirements- Reliable Transportation to Torrington, CT- Pass Federal Background Check- Commit to Monday-Friday 8am-12pm- Personal care, medication reminders and light homemaking- Experience in emptying catheter bag or willing to learn- Comfortable working in an Assisted Living Community We're changing how the world lives and ages at home. TheKey, formerly Home Care Assistance, provides premium in-home care to older adults so they can live safely and comfortably at home as they age. Our unique team-based approach provides exceptional support to our caregivers as well as our clients. We’re committed to helping families get the support and quality care they need—so that more older adults can live well and age wisely in the home they love. Who You Are: A dependable, compassionate and empathetic professional looking for a career with a profound purpose. You are motivated by helping others and providing quality service above all else. You are driven by making an impact and contributing to a better quality of life for the aging population. You want to show up and make a difference each and every day.  What You Will Do: You will have the ultimate responsibility to help implement customized care plans that encompass solutions to nurture the whole person in mind, body and spirit.  Including companionship, homemaking, personal care, medication reminders and transportation.  You will be providing impeccable care to clients by assisting in scheduled activities as well as overall care management.  You will treat your clients like family, going above and beyond to enhance their quality of life.  Who We (TheKey) Are: We stand for optimal well-being in our clients and pride of purpose in our care teams. Our strong core values have positioned us to continue providing companion care. At TheKey, we pride ourselves on hiring quality professionals who feel just as passionate as we do about helping transform the lives of aging adults by providing the utmost white glove experience for our clients to promote a healthy mind, body and spirit. Our employees are compassionate, committed, innovative and dedicated to improving the quality of life our seniors so deserve. Would you like to help us change the way the world ages? What We Offer: Flexible SchedulesCompetitive wages Paid Training - Virtual/Online/Hands-On classesPaid Sick TimeBenefits - Medical, Dental, Vision and Mileage Reimbursement401K with employer matchEmployer paid life insuranceEmployer paid Virtual  Tele-Health AppointmentsYear-round caregiver recognition programs & appreciation days24/7 Dedicated Caregiver Support Team Responsibilities: Essential Functions:Delivering exceptional care to the dedicated client in their homeHelp execute comprehensive personalized weekly schedules and care plans Complete daily tasks in a safe and professional manner (ADLs)Supply personal companionship, remaining actively engaged with each client by providing ongoing social & emotional supportAssist with personal care activities to include personal hygiene, mobility assistance, incontinence care, light housekeeping, feeding and meal preparationKeep order, safety and client enjoyment top of mind at all timesProvide transportation to and from appointments as neededAdministrative functions such as documentation of completion of tasks and report changes in the client’s physical condition, mental capability or behavior Qualifications: Requirements:Empathy, compassion and kindness a MUSTOver the age of 18 & authorized to work in U.S.Professional / Character ReferencesPass Criminal Background CheckShow Valid (not expired) IdentificationBank Account for Direct DepositSmartPhone for Care Plan, Scheduling & PayrollAttend & Complete In-Person OrientationMust be reliable, dependable and on-time.Must have a reliable means of transportation to get to and from work. TheKey is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran, or disability status.
HEALTHCARE SUPPORT
Full-Time
RN Case Manager
ECHN
Torrington CT, US
Torrington CT, US
NEW HIRE BONUS ELIGIBLE POSITION- $8K General Summary of Duties: The provision of intermittent nursing service to patients in their homes under a plan of care established in collaboration with the patient#s physician and according to agency policies and procedures. Supervision Received: Reports directly to a Clinical Manager. Supervision Exercised: Home Care Aides. Typical Physical Demands: Requires full range of body motion including handling and lifting patients, manual and finger dexterity, and eye-hand coordination.# Requires standing, walking, and the ability to ascend and descend stairs.# Requires operation of a motor vehicle. Occasionally lifts and carries items weighing up to 30 pounds.# Requires corrected vision and hearing to normal range.# Requires working under stressful conditions.# Requires some exposure to communicable diseases and/or bodily fluids. Typical Work Conditions: Work is performed in patients# homes and in an office environment.# Some exposure to communicable diseases, toxic substances, and medicinal preparations. Essential Duties: (This list may not include all the duties assigned.) 1.#Admits/readmits patients and provides intermittent nursing service to patients and their families in compliance with agency policies and State and Federal Regulations, incorporating the following: a)## A complete physical and psychosocial assessment. b)## Develops and implements an appropriate care plan and therapeutic goals with the patient/family. c)## Evaluation of patient safety on a 24-hour basis. d)## Exercises appropriate clinical judgment in coordination of patient care by all services involved. e)## Ongoing evaluation of significant changes in the condition of the patient and of progress toward the therapeutic goals. f)## Use of Agency and community consultants/resources. g)## Instruction of patient/family in procedures or responsibilities they are assuming and optimum wellness practices. h)## Planning for the patient#s discharge from service. 2.##Establishes and maintains case mix weight, utilization, patient satisfaction that aligns with industry standards and agency operational objectives for quality care. a)## OASIS documentation correlates with the Plan of Care. b)## Uses recommended Oasis assessment techniques 100% of the time. c)# OASIS, documentation, and plan of care correlate to 95%. 3.## Documents all services provided in the clinical record in accordance with State and Federal Regulations and Agency policy: a)# Documentation, including activities and mileage is exported within 36 hours of visit or prior to next scheduled visit. b)## Obtains physician verbal/written orders and complies with all reporting requirements. c)## Participates in coordination of care with physicians and with other disciplines as appropriate. 4.## Manages work assignment in effective and efficient manner: ################# a)# Visits all new therapeutic clients within 24 hours of referral unless otherwise specified ###################### by the physician. ################# b)# Reports any cases to the Supervisor of Clinical Services where goals can not be met ##### #################or at-risk situations exist and responds appropriately. ################# c)# Remains flexible in daily planning, allowing time for emergencies or unexpected ###################### visits. ################# d)## Maintains productivity as established by the Agency. e)## Utilizes payer sources correctly, reflecting changing levels of care. f)## Delegates patient care responsibilities to Home Care Nurse (LPN) as appropriate. g)# #Demonstrates an understanding of the principles of case management. h)## Demonstrates ability to manage cost and quality 5.## Establishes and evaluates the Plan of Care to be delegated to the Home Health Aide, orients and supervises the Home Health Aide in accordance with State and Federal Regulations and Agency policy: a)## Develops written plan of care for the Home Health Aide and updates this plan as patient#s condition warrants; plan of care must be reviewed every 60 days. b)## Obtains input from Home Health Aide regarding patient progress. c)## Prepares written performance evaluations of home care aides under his/her supervision. d)## Provides supervision of home care aides at a minimum of every 14 days or as required by payer source. 6.## Develops and maintains sufficient professional skills and credentials to meet the needs of patient care: a)## Attends a minimum of 12 hours of in-service per year to include mandated annual in-services. b)## Participates actively in self-appraisal and the formation of a plan of self-development. c)## Adheres to Agency Corporate Compliance Plan and HIPAA Privacy Plan as per written agreement. d)## Seeks appropriate clinical input to ensure appropriate patient care. e)## Projects professional image through attitude and compliance with dress code. f)## Capable of precepting new nurses and students. g)## Functions as a team member with consideration to all staff. h)## Provides Agency with current copy of professional license. i)### Maintains CPR certification. Ancillary Duties 1.## Performs other duties as necessary to support Agency programs as assigned by the Supervisor of Clinical Services. a)## Agency committees as requested. b)## Flu/special clinics as needed. ################# c)## Elder Wellness Clinics as assigned. d)## Special Agency or community programs during and/or after regular working hours. 2.## #Performs other duties as necessary to maintain current Agency personnel policies: a)## Gives adequate time and attention to administrative duties. b)## Abides by Agency weekend/holiday rotation of nurses. c)## May provide back-up for on-call service. HIPAA and Privacy:# Properly direct any complaints and/or grievances as indicated per VNHSC policy.# Comply with HIPAA regulations, specifically the Privacy and Security Rules.# Protect personal health information (PHI), electronic personal health information (EPHI) and financial information by limiting the use and disclosure of health information and financial information to the minimum amount necessary with only those who must know how to get the job done.# Follow the department#s specific policies and procedures to protect health information.# Help one another to ensure confidentiality at all times.# Knowledge, Skills, and Requirements: Knowledge of professional nursing theory and practice and the skills to practice and evaluate patient care.# Knowledge of Agency policies, regulations and procedures to administer patient care.# Knowledge of medical equipment currently used to provide patient care.# Knowledge of common safety hazards and precautions to establish a safe work environment.# Skill in applying and modifying the principles, methods and techniques of professional nursing to provide ongoing patient care.# Skill in identifying patient-related problems and recommending solutions.# Skill in documentation in clinical records.# Skill in establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with patients, families, physicians, co-workers, and the community.# Ability to maintain quality control standards.# Ability to react calmly and effectively in emergency situations.# Ability to interpret, adapt and apply guidelines and procedures.# Ability to communicate clearly.# Possess adequate transportation to carry out job requirements.# Must show proof of satisfactory automobile insurance with State of CT minimum coverage, recommended amount of $100,000/300,000.# #Willingness to provide service in any part of Agency geographic area, according to Agency need. Education: Graduate of an NLN-approved school of nursing, associate or baccalaureate degree program. Experience: One (1) year of recent medical/surgical nursing experience, additional experience in community health nursing preferred. Certificate/License: Possession of a current license to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of Connecticut.#
NURSING PROFESSIONALS
Full-Time
Order Picker - $19/hr - 1pm – completion
Whole Foods Market
Torrington CT, US
Torrington CT, US
Shift Availble - 1pm – completion   Whole Foods Market is seeking Full Time Order Selectors for our Distribution Center in Cheshire, CT.This is a Perishable Distribution Center with Floral, Meat and Produce products. Temps range from –10 ( Freezer) to 46 degrees (including a banana and avocado ripening room!) Base Pay: $19/hourIncentives: $200 8 Week training completion bonus! $1000 milestone bonus! $500 @ 6 and 12 months $800 a month potential based on productivity and accuracyShift: 1:00 PM shift start time, will work to completion, and have a rotating 4-day/ 10-hour workweeks including weekends and holidays.Schedules are subject to change (provided 3 weeks in advance)At Whole Foods Market, we Sell the Highest Quality Natural and Organic Products. This starts with in our Distribution Centers. Order Selectors are responsible for operating electric/motorized ride-on standing pallet jacks in a refrigeration/freezer environment. The Order Selectors are also responsible for operating a voice-based headset system that aids in the selection of products shipped to our locations. As part of the selection process, manually stack products onto pallets, lifting up to 70lbs, wrap and prepare products for shipment. Whole Foods Market offers a comprehensive benefits program to full time Team Members including health, dental and vision plans, life insurance plans, critical illness and accident plans, and wellness programs. Full time and part time team members receive paid time off plan, 401k plan, Team Member Assistance Program and a 20% Team Member discount. We offer competitive wages and a great place to work!Job Requirements and Basic Qualifications:• Use voice-based order system to select and palletize store orders• Manually stacking product onto pallets, wrapping, and preparing product for shipment.• Respect all Good Organics compliances when stacking product• Operating an electric/motorized ride on standing pallet jack (either single or double)• Assist in cleaning the warehouse, maintaining a safe working environment• Comply with all applicable health and safety codes• Communicate and maintain employee safety and security standards• Arrive to work on time, wear appropriate PPE, work all scheduled shifts, complete required trainings and attend required meetings.• Ability to read and speak basic English• Must be 18 years of age• Perform other duties as assigned by Team Leader, Associate Team Leader, Facility Leadership.Skills/Requirements and Professional Knowledge:• Experience working with an electric/motorized ride on standing pallet jack (either single or double)• Experience with voice systems a plus• Team-player with positive attitude• Strong organizational skills and ability to prioritize and meet deadlines.• Able to work well with others, self-motivated, and capable of working independently with little supervisionWorking Conditions and Physical Requirements:• Ability to stand or walk at least 10 hours, and be able to frequently push, pull, squat, bend and reach with or without reasonable accommodation• Must be able to lift 50 lbs, Occasionally lift up to 70 lbs (team lift suggested for weights in excess of 70 lbs)• Work in a cold/wet storage facility environment (ranging from -10 (freezer) to 55 degrees Fahrenheit). General warehouse temps 34-46 degrees, Freezer -10 degrees• Regularly getting on and off powered equipment, stepping on and off throughout shift• Hand use: single grasping, fine manipulation, pushing and pulling• Ability to use tools and equipment, including safety box cutters, electric pallet jacks and voice quipmentAvailability Requirements:• Average shifts are 8-10 hours long• Ability to work a rotating schedule including nights, weekends, and holidays as needed• Team Members receive their schedule up to 3 weeks in advanceThe wage range for this position is $19.00 - $23.00 commensurate with experience. Whole Foods Market offers “Whole Benefits". Whole Benefits may include health insurance, retirement plan benefits, eligibility for a store discount, paid time off, and access to other benefit programs. Eligibility for Whole Benefits is determined under the terms of the applicable Whole Benefits plan at a person’s date of hire.At Whole Foods Market, we provide a fair and equal employment opportunity for all Team Members and candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, age, marital status, disability, or any other legally protected characteristic. Whole Foods Market hires and promotes individuals solely based on qualifications for the position to be filled and business needs.Whole Foods Market works with job sites like Indeed, LinkedIn, and ZipRecruiter to promote opportunities at our company. Please be aware that other career sites may not be accurate or up to date and may even be fraudulent. We encourage and recommend all candidates to apply via our site.
Full-Time
RN, Manchester Memorial Hospital Young Adult Behavioral Health Unit at RGH
ECHN
Torrington CT, US
Torrington CT, US
POSITION SUMMARY: Utilizing the nursing process, provides high quality direct and indirect patient centered care for the Behavioral Health Units: Geriatric Psych, Adult Behavioral Health, Adolescent Behavioral Health and Eating Disorders.# Coordinates patient care by working collaboratively with the interdisciplinary team.# Communicates, as appropriate, the patient#s clinical condition, responding quickly and accurately to changes in condition or response to treatment.# Responsible for creating and maintaining a safe, structured and therapeutic milieu, with age-specific behavioral management practices.# Demonstrates knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the life span and the skills necessary to provide age appropriate care to the patient population served.# Promotes the profession of nursing and professional practice through collegial support and interactions. Reports to the Clinical Coordinator. Creates a caring and compassionate environment through Core Values of Teamwork, Respect, and Communication. # EDUCATION/CERTIFICATION/EXPERIENCE: Must be a graduate of an accredited school of Nursing and have a current Registered Nurse license with the state of Connecticut. Must have certification in Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) upon hire and maintain clinical competency during employment with ECHN in this role. Must be trained in PMT and de-escalation techniques, as prescribed by ECHN, and receive certification within 6 months of hire into the role. Experience preferred. # COMPETENCIES: Must be able to communicate effectively using the English language in both verbal and writing situations. Must possess basic computer skills. Must be capable of taking swift and efficient action, including patient restraint when responding to patient emergency codes. Must be able to work at both Manchester Memorial Hospital and Rockville General Hospital with the ability to cross-campuses mid-shift if required based on staffing needs. Employee must possess and maintain a valid driver#s license and have access to reliable transportation to travel between multiple work sites in order to perform essential duties. Proof of valid driver license, current auto insurance identification card covering State minimums, current vehicle registration and a driving record free of any major violations is required. # ESSENTIAL DUTIES and RESPONSIBILITIES: Disclaimer: Job descriptions are not intended, nor should they be construed to be, exhaustive lists of all responsibilities, skills, efforts or working conditions associated with the job.# They are intended to be accurate reflections of the principal duties and responsibilities of this position.# These responsibilities and competencies listed below may change from time to time. # Job-Specific Competency Performs comprehensive assessments and re-assessments of the patient#s condition and care needs including the psychosocial, physical, educational and cultural aspects as evidenced by supervisor observation and chart audits. Assess and reassess pain.# Utilizes appropriate pain management tools and techniques.# Educates the patient and family regarding pain management.# Documentation reflects assessments, interventions and evaluation of effectiveness as evidenced by supervisor review/observation. Develops and revises individualized treatment plans as indicated by assessment and patient response to treatment.## Evaluates overall plan daily for effectiveness.# Involves the patient and family in the formulation of goals. Documentation reflects assessments, interventions and evaluation of effectiveness. Evidenced by supervisor review / observation. Follows the five (5) medication rights and reduces the potential for medication errors. Demonstrates knowledge of medications including psychotropic drugs and their correct administration based on age of the patient and their clinical condition as evidenced by chart audits and supervisor observation. Performs all aspects of patient care in an environment that optimizes patient safety and promotes positive patient outcomes as evidenced by supervisor observation. Documents the nursing process and responses to care in a timely manner utilizing the appropriate tools as evidenced by chart audits and supervisor observation. Demonstrates an ability to be flexible, organized and function under stressful situations.# Utilizes critical thinking skills and sound judgment in priority setting and delegation as evidenced by supervisor observation. Formulates a teaching plan based upon identified learning needs and evaluates effectiveness of learning, family is included in teaching as appropriate as evidenced by chart audits and supervisor observation. Practices autonomously, consistent with evidence-based standards.# Pursues personal and professional growth and development.# Serves as a professional role model and mentor as evidenced by supervisor observation. Demonstrates the ability to maintain a safe and therapeutic environment as evidenced by observation of appropriate interventions as well as patient, peer and supervisor feedback. Demonstrates clinical expertise, perceptiveness, empathy and interpersonal warmth as evidenced by supervisor and peer observation and feedback on Satisfaction Surveys.# Displays and promotes sensitivity to the privacy needs of psychiatric patients. Effectively uses psychological and physical management techniques to manage violent or potentially violent situations consistent with PMT training as evidenced by peer and supervisor observation. Participates in Early Response codes and Dr. Strong codes, attendance at PMT refresher trainings. Demonstrates the abilities to effectively set limits with patients and maintain appropriate professional and personal boundaries as evidenced by peer and supervisor observation.# Collaborates and communicates with all members of the treatment team to effectively meet the treatment needs of the patient as evidenced by feedback from treatment team members and supervisor observation. Provides psychotherapeutic treatment to patients as evidenced by documentation reflecting individual psychotherapeutic interventions and documentation of nurse-led educational and psychotherapeutic groups. #MPECHN
NURSING PROFESSIONALS
Full-Time
Ultrasonographer
ECHN
Torrington CT, US
Torrington CT, US
POSITION SUMMARY: Under the direction of a Radiologist, the Ultrasonographer performs exams at a technical level that does not require direct supervision over technical detail.# Conducts a wide variety of Ultrasound examinations including abdominal, obstetric, gynecologic, venous, small parts and breast.# Assists with interventional procedures.# Uses independent judgment, ingenuity and acquired knowledge to obtain quality diagnostic images.# #May be asked to learn and perform pre-brachy-therapy mapping and assists in Operating Room with procedures. # EDUCATION/CERTIFICATION: A graduate of an accredited school of diagnostic medical imaging. Current registration through the American Society for Diagnostic Medical Sonography (RDMS) #or American Registry of Radiologic Technologist, Sonography (ARRT)(S) is required.# Certified through the American Society for Diagnostic Medical Sonography (RDMS) as RDMS (OB or AB), RT(S), RT (VS), RVT, or RVS).# New Graduates must obtain RDMS certification within one year of hire or within 24 months of their graduation date, whichever is less. Sonographer must maintain all qualifications from of the American College of Radiology accreditation requirements for Ultrasound and/or RT(S) continuing education requirements. Must have certification in Basic Cardiac Life Support upon hire and maintain clinical competency during employment with ECHN in this role. EXPERIENCE: A minimum of one year experience working within a Medical Imaging Department doing diagnostic and/or vascular Sonography is preferred. Experience working with and caring for all age groups of patients, and complete knowledge of physics, anatomy, medical terminology, sterile technique and universal safety protection as it relates to Radiology practice is necessary.# COMPETENCIES: Must be fluent in English to effectively read and understand patient monitors and procedures ordered.# Frequent communications with patients from all age groups as well as Nursing Stations, Physicians and co-workers is required.# Bilingual capabilities in Spanish are desirable, but not required. This position requires the incumbent work cooperatively with department staff by sharing in taking rotational call and holiday hours.### Must have access to reliable transportation to travel between multiple work sites; and travel is required in order to perform essential duties. ESSENTIAL DUTIES and RESPONSIBILITIES: Disclaimer: Job descriptions are not intended, nor should they be construed to be, exhaustive lists of all responsibilities, skills, efforts or working conditions associated with the job.# They are intended to be accurate reflections of the principal duties and responsibilities of this position.# These responsibilities and competencies listed below may change from time to time. # # ######### Job-Specific Competency 1.##### Assures that patient#s clinical data coincides with and matches the type of exam that is being ordered.# Follows up with Doctor#s office when exam ordered is in question and does not seem reasonable given the patient#s clinical record. 2.##### Provides appropriate clinical care during and after to assure the patient#s comfort.# Properly prepares and positions patients taking care that IV#s, catheters and oxygen leads, etc., remain intact and are handled with care.# Exhibits a constant awareness of sterile practice, and initiates all procedures using appropriate Infection Control procedure.# 3.##### Applies expertise and knowledge of machine functionality during patient exam to obtain quality images. 4.##### Provides high quality images for Radiologist interpretation with appropriate Sonographer notes in the following categories of exams: a)##### Abdominal b)##### OB/Gyn c)##### Vascular 5.##### Assist Radiologist in interventional procedures (i.e. biopsies, Thoracentesis, Paracentesis.)# Coordinates patient#s medical needs with the Radiology Nurse.# Assures that room is properly equipped for procedure and cleaned appropriately post procedure. 6.##### Accurately completes computer (Meditech) patient procedure documentation to include the Sonographer impression, a limited or complete exam, the date, whether it was a bi-lateral or uni-lateral, right or left, etc.## Assures the accuracy of documentation understanding that all items will be charged to the patient#s hospital bill.# Submits correctly documented and labeled exam to the Radiologist and is available for review and discussion. 7.##### Independently responds on a call basis to perform procedures.# Drives to affiliate and/or contracted location to provide services as may be required.# Travels to the Emergency Room and/or Intensive Care Unit and or Operating Room with portable equipment as needed. Assists with interventional exams. 8.##### Independently runs one#s own schedule and properly documents patient flow while remaining sensitive to patients care and other co-workers needs and desires.# Remains flexible in patient flow in order to accommodate daily emergency calls and requests for inpatient procedures.# Assists in obtaining transportation for patients when procedures are scheduled by internal Hospitalists, Physicians, etc. 9.##### Works cooperatively and exhibits Core Values at all times to accomplish all tasks as a member of the Medical Imaging Team. #
CLINICAL/TECHNICAL
Full-Time
Sales Merchandiser Supervisor Trainee
Anderson Merchandisers, L.L.C.
Torrington CT, US
Torrington CT, US
WE ARE LOOKING FOR GREAT PEOPLE TO JOIN OUR TEAM- just like you! Our associates have a lot in common.  They have great interpersonal skills, enjoy working independently, are self-motivated, and have a relentless drive. Did we mention that while they are working hard, they also like to have fun?We offer flexible hours, competitive pay, and great benefits for both full and part-time associates.If this sounds like a good fit for you, come join our team!The majority of responsibility for the Territory Sales Trainee is to drive sales and meet retailer and client expectations. The Territory Sales Trainee will also be responsible for project completion, stocking and maintaining the areas we are responsible for, and store communication. This responsibility is demonstrated by effectively selling and educating customers and store personnel about product lines and other project (s) deemed necessary. The TSLT will cover multiple territories in the market as business needs dictate. The Territory Sales Trainee reports directly to the Market Sales Manager.What would you do in this role?DUTIES and RESPONSIBILITIES include but are not limited to the following:Build rapport through daily communication with store associates and managementEducate customers and store personnel on the features and benefits of our client’s brands and product linesMaintain accuracy and high quality of work in all areas of the store to meet or exceed client expectationsHave detailed knowledge of all company policies Communicate successes or potential barriers to the Market Sales ManagerKnowledgeable, detailed understanding and consistent use of all available functions of handheld deviceMaintain company, client and retailer confidentialityREQUIREMENTS and QUALIFICATIONS, including but not limited to the following: Lifting objects and product up to a maximum of 50 lbs. with frequent lifting and/or carrying of objects/product up to 35 lbs, in addition, the ability to lift heavy objects up to 100lbs with assistance from another associateWork performed could be while sitting, standing, or walkingWork performed will entail fine manipulation of hands or fingers, bending, twisting, squatting, and climbing as well as upper and lower body mobilityExperience/comfort level with electronics/technical productsIndependent and self-motivatedMust be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, overnights and weekendsHigh School diploma or equivalency certification requiredValid driver's license is required as travel to additional locations may be necessaryAutomobile liability insurance is required to be maintainedComputer, printing capability, internet access, and email requiredCustomer service or sales experience requiredRate of Pay$18.75As an Anderson Merchandisers Associate, you may be eligible for these benefits*.•    Flexible work schedules•    401(k) retirement plan•    Health Insurance – including Dental and Vision •    Telehealth•    Health Savings Account•    Accident Insurance•    Critical Illness Insurance•    Life Insurance•    Long Term Care•    Short Term Disability•    Long Term Disability•    Associate Assistance Fund•    Anderson Cares Natural Disaster Fund•    Associate Savings Plan•    Anderson Cares Fund•    Paid Time Off•    Discounts - Cell Phone, Vehicle, Pet Insurance•    Training & Career Development*All benefits subject to eligibility per company policy.IND-123
RETAIL SERVICES CAREERS
Full-Time
RN Case Manager
ECHN
Torrington CT, US
Torrington CT, US
NEW HIRE BONUS ELIGIBLE POSITION- $8K# General Summary of Duties: The provision of intermittent nursing service to patients in their homes under a plan of care established in collaboration with the patient#s physician and according to agency policies and procedures. Supervision Received: Reports directly to a Clinical Manager. Supervision Exercised: Home Care Aides. Education: Graduate of an NLN-approved school of nursing, associate or baccalaureate degree program. Experience: One (1) year of recent medical/surgical nursing experience, additional experience in community health nursing preferred. Certificate/License: Possession of a current license to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of Connecticut.# Typical Physical Demands: Requires full range of body motion including handling and lifting patients, manual and finger dexterity, and eye-hand coordination.# Requires standing, walking, and the ability to ascend and descend stairs.# Requires operation of a motor vehicle. Occasionally lifts and carries items weighing up to 30 pounds.# Requires corrected vision and hearing to normal range.# Requires working under stressful conditions.# Requires some exposure to communicable diseases and/or bodily fluids. Typical Work Conditions: Work is performed in patients# homes and in an office environment.# Some exposure to communicable diseases, toxic substances, and medicinal preparations. Essential Duties: (This list may not include all the duties assigned.) 1.#Admits/readmits patients and provides intermittent nursing service to patients and their families in compliance with agency policies and State and Federal Regulations, incorporating the following: a)## A complete physical and psychosocial assessment. b)## Develops and implements an appropriate care plan and therapeutic goals with the patient/family. c)## Evaluation of patient safety on a 24-hour basis. d)## Exercises appropriate clinical judgment in coordination of patient care by all services involved. e)## Ongoing evaluation of significant changes in the condition of the patient and of progress toward the therapeutic goals. f)## Use of Agency and community consultants/resources. g)## Instruction of patient/family in procedures or responsibilities they are assuming and optimum wellness practices. h)## Planning for the patient#s discharge from service. 2.##Establishes and maintains case mix weight, utilization, patient satisfaction that aligns with industry standards and agency operational objectives for quality care. a)## OASIS documentation correlates with the Plan of Care. b)## Uses recommended Oasis assessment techniques 100% of the time. c)# OASIS, documentation, and plan of care correlate to 95%. 3.## Documents all services provided in the clinical record in accordance with State and Federal Regulations and Agency policy: a)# Documentation, including activities and mileage is exported within 36 hours of visit or prior to next scheduled visit. b)## Obtains physician verbal/written orders and complies with all reporting requirements. c)## Participates in coordination of care with physicians and with other disciplines as appropriate. 4.## Manages work assignment in effective and efficient manner: ################# a)# Visits all new therapeutic clients within 24 hours of referral unless otherwise specified ###################### by the physician. ################# b)# Reports any cases to the Supervisor of Clinical Services where goals can not be met ##### #################or at-risk situations exist and responds appropriately. ################# c)# Remains flexible in daily planning, allowing time for emergencies or unexpected ###################### visits. ################# d)## Maintains productivity as established by the Agency. e)## Utilizes payer sources correctly, reflecting changing levels of care. f)## Delegates patient care responsibilities to Home Care Nurse (LPN) as appropriate. g)# #Demonstrates an understanding of the principles of case management. h)## Demonstrates ability to manage cost and quality 5.## Establishes and evaluates the Plan of Care to be delegated to the Home Health Aide, orients and supervises the Home Health Aide in accordance with State and Federal Regulations and Agency policy: a)## Develops written plan of care for the Home Health Aide and updates this plan as patient#s condition warrants; plan of care must be reviewed every 60 days. b)## Obtains input from Home Health Aide regarding patient progress. c)## Prepares written performance evaluations of home care aides under his/her supervision. d)## Provides supervision of home care aides at a minimum of every 14 days or as required by payer source. 6.## Develops and maintains sufficient professional skills and credentials to meet the needs of patient care: a)## Attends a minimum of 12 hours of in-service per year to include mandated annual in-services. b)## Participates actively in self-appraisal and the formation of a plan of self-development. c)## Adheres to Agency Corporate Compliance Plan and HIPAA Privacy Plan as per written agreement. d)## Seeks appropriate clinical input to ensure appropriate patient care. e)## Projects professional image through attitude and compliance with dress code. f)## Capable of precepting new nurses and students. g)## Functions as a team member with consideration to all staff. h)## Provides Agency with current copy of professional license. i)### Maintains CPR certification. Ancillary Duties 1.## Performs other duties as necessary to support Agency programs as assigned by the Supervisor of Clinical Services. a)## Agency committees as requested. b)## Flu/special clinics as needed. ################# c)## Elder Wellness Clinics as assigned. d)## Special Agency or community programs during and/or after regular working hours. 2.## #Performs other duties as necessary to maintain current Agency personnel policies: a)## Gives adequate time and attention to administrative duties. b)## Abides by Agency weekend/holiday rotation of nurses. c)## May provide back-up for on-call service. HIPAA and Privacy:# Properly direct any complaints and/or grievances as indicated per VNHSC policy.# Comply with HIPAA regulations, specifically the Privacy and Security Rules.# Protect personal health information (PHI), electronic personal health information (EPHI) and financial information by limiting the use and disclosure of health information and financial information to the minimum amount necessary with only those who must know how to get the job done.# Follow the department#s specific policies and procedures to protect health information.# Help one another to ensure confidentiality at all times.# Knowledge, Skills, and Requirements: Knowledge of professional nursing theory and practice and the skills to practice and evaluate patient care.# Knowledge of Agency policies, regulations and procedures to administer patient care.# Knowledge of medical equipment currently used to provide patient care.# Knowledge of common safety hazards and precautions to establish a safe work environment.# Skill in applying and modifying the principles, methods and techniques of professional nursing to provide ongoing patient care.# Skill in identifying patient-related problems and recommending solutions.# Skill in documentation in clinical records.# Skill in establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with patients, families, physicians, co-workers, and the community.# Ability to maintain quality control standards.# Ability to react calmly and effectively in emergency situations.# Ability to interpret, adapt and apply guidelines and procedures.# Ability to communicate clearly.# Possess adequate transportation to carry out job requirements.# Must show proof of satisfactory automobile insurance with State of CT minimum coverage, recommended amount of $100,000/300,000.# #Willingness to provide service in any part of Agency geographic area, according to Agency need. #
NURSING PROFESSIONALS
Full-Time
RN, Manchester Memorial Hospital Young Adult Behavioral Health Unit at RGH
ECHN
Torrington CT, US
Torrington CT, US
POSITION SUMMARY: Utilizing the nursing process, provides high quality direct and indirect patient centered care for the Behavioral Health Units: Geriatric Psych, Adult Behavioral Health, Adolescent Behavioral Health and Eating Disorders.# Coordinates patient care by working collaboratively with the interdisciplinary team.# Communicates, as appropriate, the patient#s clinical condition, responding quickly and accurately to changes in condition or response to treatment.# Responsible for creating and maintaining a safe, structured and therapeutic milieu, with age-specific behavioral management practices.# Demonstrates knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the life span and the skills necessary to provide age appropriate care to the patient population served.# Promotes the profession of nursing and professional practice through collegial support and interactions. Reports to the Clinical Coordinator. Creates a caring and compassionate environment through Core Values of Teamwork, Respect, and Communication. # EDUCATION/CERTIFICATION/EXPERIENCE: Must be a graduate of an accredited school of Nursing and have a current Registered Nurse license with the state of Connecticut. Must have certification in Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) upon hire and maintain clinical competency during employment with ECHN in this role. Must be trained in PMT and de-escalation techniques, as prescribed by ECHN, and receive certification within 6 months of hire into the role. Experience preferred. # COMPETENCIES: Must be able to communicate effectively using the English language in both verbal and writing situations. Must possess basic computer skills. Must be capable of taking swift and efficient action, including patient restraint when responding to patient emergency codes. Must be able to work at both Manchester Memorial Hospital and Rockville General Hospital with the ability to cross-campuses mid-shift if required based on staffing needs. Employee must possess and maintain a valid driver#s license and have access to reliable transportation to travel between multiple work sites in order to perform essential duties. Proof of valid driver license, current auto insurance identification card covering State minimums, current vehicle registration and a driving record free of any major violations is required. # ESSENTIAL DUTIES and RESPONSIBILITIES: Disclaimer: Job descriptions are not intended, nor should they be construed to be, exhaustive lists of all responsibilities, skills, efforts or working conditions associated with the job.# They are intended to be accurate reflections of the principal duties and responsibilities of this position.# These responsibilities and competencies listed below may change from time to time. # Job-Specific Competency Performs comprehensive assessments and re-assessments of the patient#s condition and care needs including the psychosocial, physical, educational and cultural aspects as evidenced by supervisor observation and chart audits. Assess and reassess pain.# Utilizes appropriate pain management tools and techniques.# Educates the patient and family regarding pain management.# Documentation reflects assessments, interventions and evaluation of effectiveness as evidenced by supervisor review/observation. Develops and revises individualized treatment plans as indicated by assessment and patient response to treatment.## Evaluates overall plan daily for effectiveness.# Involves the patient and family in the formulation of goals. Documentation reflects assessments, interventions and evaluation of effectiveness. Evidenced by supervisor review / observation. Follows the five (5) medication rights and reduces the potential for medication errors. Demonstrates knowledge of medications including psychotropic drugs and their correct administration based on age of the patient and their clinical condition as evidenced by chart audits and supervisor observation. Performs all aspects of patient care in an environment that optimizes patient safety and promotes positive patient outcomes as evidenced by supervisor observation. Documents the nursing process and responses to care in a timely manner utilizing the appropriate tools as evidenced by chart audits and supervisor observation. Demonstrates an ability to be flexible, organized and function under stressful situations.# Utilizes critical thinking skills and sound judgment in priority setting and delegation as evidenced by supervisor observation. Formulates a teaching plan based upon identified learning needs and evaluates effectiveness of learning, family is included in teaching as appropriate as evidenced by chart audits and supervisor observation. Practices autonomously, consistent with evidence-based standards.# Pursues personal and professional growth and development.# Serves as a professional role model and mentor as evidenced by supervisor observation. Demonstrates the ability to maintain a safe and therapeutic environment as evidenced by observation of appropriate interventions as well as patient, peer and supervisor feedback. Demonstrates clinical expertise, perceptiveness, empathy and interpersonal warmth as evidenced by supervisor and peer observation and feedback on Satisfaction Surveys.# Displays and promotes sensitivity to the privacy needs of psychiatric patients. Effectively uses psychological and physical management techniques to manage violent or potentially violent situations consistent with PMT training as evidenced by peer and supervisor observation. Participates in Early Response codes and Dr. Strong codes, attendance at PMT refresher trainings. Demonstrates the abilities to effectively set limits with patients and maintain appropriate professional and personal boundaries as evidenced by peer and supervisor observation.# Collaborates and communicates with all members of the treatment team to effectively meet the treatment needs of the patient as evidenced by feedback from treatment team members and supervisor observation. Provides psychotherapeutic treatment to patients as evidenced by documentation reflecting individual psychotherapeutic interventions and documentation of nurse-led educational and psychotherapeutic groups. #indeed22echn#
NURSING PROFESSIONALS
Full-Time
RN Case Manager
ECHN
Harwinton CT, US
Harwinton CT, US
NEW HIRE BONUS ELIGIBLE POSITION- $8K# General Summary of Duties: The provision of intermittent nursing service to patients in their homes under a plan of care established in collaboration with the patient#s physician and according to agency policies and procedures. Supervision Received: Reports directly to a Clinical Manager. Supervision Exercised: Home Care Aides. Education: Graduate of an NLN-approved school of nursing, associate or baccalaureate degree program. Experience: One (1) year of recent medical/surgical nursing experience, additional experience in community health nursing preferred. Certificate/License: Possession of a current license to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of Connecticut.# Typical Physical Demands: Requires full range of body motion including handling and lifting patients, manual and finger dexterity, and eye-hand coordination.# Requires standing, walking, and the ability to ascend and descend stairs.# Requires operation of a motor vehicle. Occasionally lifts and carries items weighing up to 30 pounds.# Requires corrected vision and hearing to normal range.# Requires working under stressful conditions.# Requires some exposure to communicable diseases and/or bodily fluids. Typical Work Conditions: Work is performed in patients# homes and in an office environment.# Some exposure to communicable diseases, toxic substances, and medicinal preparations. Essential Duties: (This list may not include all the duties assigned.) 1.#Admits/readmits patients and provides intermittent nursing service to patients and their families in compliance with agency policies and State and Federal Regulations, incorporating the following: a)## A complete physical and psychosocial assessment. b)## Develops and implements an appropriate care plan and therapeutic goals with the patient/family. c)## Evaluation of patient safety on a 24-hour basis. d)## Exercises appropriate clinical judgment in coordination of patient care by all services involved. e)## Ongoing evaluation of significant changes in the condition of the patient and of progress toward the therapeutic goals. f)## Use of Agency and community consultants/resources. g)## Instruction of patient/family in procedures or responsibilities they are assuming and optimum wellness practices. h)## Planning for the patient#s discharge from service. 2.##Establishes and maintains case mix weight, utilization, patient satisfaction that aligns with industry standards and agency operational objectives for quality care. a)## OASIS documentation correlates with the Plan of Care. b)## Uses recommended Oasis assessment techniques 100% of the time. c)# OASIS, documentation, and plan of care correlate to 95%. 3.## Documents all services provided in the clinical record in accordance with State and Federal Regulations and Agency policy: a)# Documentation, including activities and mileage is exported within 36 hours of visit or prior to next scheduled visit. b)## Obtains physician verbal/written orders and complies with all reporting requirements. c)## Participates in coordination of care with physicians and with other disciplines as appropriate. 4.## Manages work assignment in effective and efficient manner: ################# a)# Visits all new therapeutic clients within 24 hours of referral unless otherwise specified ###################### by the physician. ################# b)# Reports any cases to the Supervisor of Clinical Services where goals can not be met ##### #################or at-risk situations exist and responds appropriately. ################# c)# Remains flexible in daily planning, allowing time for emergencies or unexpected ###################### visits. ################# d)## Maintains productivity as established by the Agency. e)## Utilizes payer sources correctly, reflecting changing levels of care. f)## Delegates patient care responsibilities to Home Care Nurse (LPN) as appropriate. g)# #Demonstrates an understanding of the principles of case management. h)## Demonstrates ability to manage cost and quality 5.## Establishes and evaluates the Plan of Care to be delegated to the Home Health Aide, orients and supervises the Home Health Aide in accordance with State and Federal Regulations and Agency policy: a)## Develops written plan of care for the Home Health Aide and updates this plan as patient#s condition warrants; plan of care must be reviewed every 60 days. b)## Obtains input from Home Health Aide regarding patient progress. c)## Prepares written performance evaluations of home care aides under his/her supervision. d)## Provides supervision of home care aides at a minimum of every 14 days or as required by payer source. 6.## Develops and maintains sufficient professional skills and credentials to meet the needs of patient care: a)## Attends a minimum of 12 hours of in-service per year to include mandated annual in-services. b)## Participates actively in self-appraisal and the formation of a plan of self-development. c)## Adheres to Agency Corporate Compliance Plan and HIPAA Privacy Plan as per written agreement. d)## Seeks appropriate clinical input to ensure appropriate patient care. e)## Projects professional image through attitude and compliance with dress code. f)## Capable of precepting new nurses and students. g)## Functions as a team member with consideration to all staff. h)## Provides Agency with current copy of professional license. i)### Maintains CPR certification. Ancillary Duties 1.## Performs other duties as necessary to support Agency programs as assigned by the Supervisor of Clinical Services. a)## Agency committees as requested. b)## Flu/special clinics as needed. ################# c)## Elder Wellness Clinics as assigned. d)## Special Agency or community programs during and/or after regular working hours. 2.## #Performs other duties as necessary to maintain current Agency personnel policies: a)## Gives adequate time and attention to administrative duties. b)## Abides by Agency weekend/holiday rotation of nurses. c)## May provide back-up for on-call service. HIPAA and Privacy:# Properly direct any complaints and/or grievances as indicated per VNHSC policy.# Comply with HIPAA regulations, specifically the Privacy and Security Rules.# Protect personal health information (PHI), electronic personal health information (EPHI) and financial information by limiting the use and disclosure of health information and financial information to the minimum amount necessary with only those who must know how to get the job done.# Follow the department#s specific policies and procedures to protect health information.# Help one another to ensure confidentiality at all times.# Knowledge, Skills, and Requirements: Knowledge of professional nursing theory and practice and the skills to practice and evaluate patient care.# Knowledge of Agency policies, regulations and procedures to administer patient care.# Knowledge of medical equipment currently used to provide patient care.# Knowledge of common safety hazards and precautions to establish a safe work environment.# Skill in applying and modifying the principles, methods and techniques of professional nursing to provide ongoing patient care.# Skill in identifying patient-related problems and recommending solutions.# Skill in documentation in clinical records.# Skill in establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with patients, families, physicians, co-workers, and the community.# Ability to maintain quality control standards.# Ability to react calmly and effectively in emergency situations.# Ability to interpret, adapt and apply guidelines and procedures.# Ability to communicate clearly.# Possess adequate transportation to carry out job requirements.# Must show proof of satisfactory automobile insurance with State of CT minimum coverage, recommended amount of $100,000/300,000.# #Willingness to provide service in any part of Agency geographic area, according to Agency need. #
NURSING PROFESSIONALS
Full-Time
Sales Supervisor
ESAPCO
Harwinton CT, US
Harwinton CT, US
The start of a rewarding career awaits you at Engineering Services and Products Company (ESAPCO).Since 1979, we’ve grown from a regional, two-person office to the industry-leading manufacturer of fabric structures and greenhouses with over 30,000 products distributed through direct marketing, three online stores and two lead-generation websites.We are seeking a hard-working ClearSpan Sales Manager who is passionate about driving sales activity and leading a team to great success.You will join a fast-paced environment and collaborate with various departments. As a ClearSpan Sales Manager, you will be reporting to the Director of Sales. You will be responsible for overseeing the day-to-day operations of the Commercial Building Sales Team including sales revenue, web lead distribution, sales process, team coaching and meeting departmental key performance indicators. You will be the expert of the commercial building industry specializing in fabric, metal, and hybrid buildings. Essential Duties and Responsibilities 3-5 years of sales leadership experience including performance monitoring, coaching, and sales training of sales representatives. Achieve growth and hit sales targets by successfully managing sales team. Set goals for the team and present revenue reports to the upper management team. Involved in interviewing and hiring decisions of potential candidates for positions within the sales department. Build and promote a high-performance team to develop long lasting customer relationships. Identify emerging markets and market shifts, while being cognizant of new products and competition status. Listen and review sales calls with customers and prospects. Provide advice and guidance to Salespeople based upon call performance assessment. Monitor bid opportunities via Company CRM system to verify best practices for follow-up and lead qualification are in practice. Assist in training and development of new building Sales Team Members. Work closely with Director of Sales to monitor sales progress of each Building Sales Team Members and develop promotions and sales contests to maximize sales productivity. Utilize and develop training resources to further professional development of the Building Sales Department. Contact customers directly to help close sales opportunities. Other duties as assigned. Required SkillsTo perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies: Business Acumen - Understands business implications of decisions; Displays orientation to profitability; Demonstrates knowledge of market and competition; Aligns work with strategic goals. Judgement - Displays willingness to make decisions; Exhibits sound and accurate judgment; Supports and explains reasoning for decisions; Includes appropriate people in decision-making process; Makes timely decisions. Planning/Organizing - Prioritizes and plans work activities; Uses time efficiently; Plans for additional resources; Sets goals and objectives; Organizes or schedules their tasks; Develops realistic action plans for meeting metrics. Professionalism - Approaches others in a tactful manner; Reacts well under pressure; Treats others with respect and consideration regardless of their status or position; Follows through on commitments. Adaptability - Adapts to changes in the work environment; Manages competing demands; Changes approach or method to best fit the situation; Able to deal with frequent change or unexpected events. Desired SkillsQualifications To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Education and/or Experience Minimum of bachelor’s degree (or equivalent from four-year college or technical school) or 3-5 years of management or supervisory experience required, or equivalent combination of education and experience. Language Skills Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees in the organization. Reasoning Ability Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form. Skilled in time management and problem solving. Ability to meet deadlines and work under pressure. Computer Skills To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of Order Processing systems, Microsoft Office Suites, and the ability to type at a minimum of 30 wpm. Knowledge of EPICOR, a plus. Physical Demands The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to sit, type, talk, listen, and hear. The employee is occasionally required to stand and walk. Work Environment The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate. Compensation Salary to commensurate with experience, plus commission. Benefits We offer an excellent benefits package, including medical, dental, vision, educational assistance, 401(k), life insurance, disability, vacation, holidays, personal/sick time, employee referral, product discounts, and more. Engineering Services & Products Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any applicant for employment or employee on the basis of race, color, religious creed, gender, age, marital status, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status or any other classification protected by applicable discrimination laws. About ESAPCOESAPCO was founded in 1979 with the purpose of bringing the highest quality products at the most competitive prices with exceptional customer service directly to the agricultural, horticultural, building and retail trade communities. With this goal in mind, we have grown from a regional, two-person operation to one with corporate headquarters and sales call center located in South Windsor, Connecticut and a manufacturing and distribution center located in Dyersville, Iowa. These multiple locations allow our dedicated team of sales and service professionals to service over 300,000 loyal and happy customers worldwide. The ESAPCO family of brands (ClearSpan, GrowSpan, FarmTek, Growers Supply, TekSupply) offers some of the industry’s best fabric and metal buildings solutions, commercial and glass greenhouses, and growing systems, as well as all the tools and accessories needed to maintain a thriving business. For more information, browse ESAPCO’s websites and reach out at any time. ESAPCO’s guarantee of satisfaction and quick shipping has let to a strong core of repeat customers. ESAPCO’s Building Specialists, Greenhouse Specialists and National Account Managers have industry experience and have been provided with exceptional training, so the level of knowledge is truly unique in the industry. Due to ESAPCO’s dedication to quality products and exceptional customer service, the company was named in Inc. Magazine’s list of the 500 fastest growing companies in the country. BenefitsWe offer an excellet benefits package, including health, dental, vision, 401(k), education assistance, paid vacation, paid holidays, sick/personal time, profit sharing, disability, life insurance and employee disounts. Equal opportunity employerEngineering Services and Products Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Full-Time
RN, Manchester Memorial Hospital Young Adult Behavioral Health Unit at RGH
ECHN
Harwinton CT, US
Harwinton CT, US
POSITION SUMMARY: Utilizing the nursing process, provides high quality direct and indirect patient centered care for the Behavioral Health Units: Geriatric Psych, Adult Behavioral Health, Adolescent Behavioral Health and Eating Disorders.# Coordinates patient care by working collaboratively with the interdisciplinary team.# Communicates, as appropriate, the patient#s clinical condition, responding quickly and accurately to changes in condition or response to treatment.# Responsible for creating and maintaining a safe, structured and therapeutic milieu, with age-specific behavioral management practices.# Demonstrates knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the life span and the skills necessary to provide age appropriate care to the patient population served.# Promotes the profession of nursing and professional practice through collegial support and interactions. Reports to the Clinical Coordinator. Creates a caring and compassionate environment through Core Values of Teamwork, Respect, and Communication. # EDUCATION/CERTIFICATION/EXPERIENCE: Must be a graduate of an accredited school of Nursing and have a current Registered Nurse license with the state of Connecticut. Must have certification in Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) upon hire and maintain clinical competency during employment with ECHN in this role. Must be trained in PMT and de-escalation techniques, as prescribed by ECHN, and receive certification within 6 months of hire into the role. Experience preferred. # COMPETENCIES: Must be able to communicate effectively using the English language in both verbal and writing situations. Must possess basic computer skills. Must be capable of taking swift and efficient action, including patient restraint when responding to patient emergency codes. Must be able to work at both Manchester Memorial Hospital and Rockville General Hospital with the ability to cross-campuses mid-shift if required based on staffing needs. Employee must possess and maintain a valid driver#s license and have access to reliable transportation to travel between multiple work sites in order to perform essential duties. Proof of valid driver license, current auto insurance identification card covering State minimums, current vehicle registration and a driving record free of any major violations is required. # ESSENTIAL DUTIES and RESPONSIBILITIES: Disclaimer: Job descriptions are not intended, nor should they be construed to be, exhaustive lists of all responsibilities, skills, efforts or working conditions associated with the job.# They are intended to be accurate reflections of the principal duties and responsibilities of this position.# These responsibilities and competencies listed below may change from time to time. # Job-Specific Competency Performs comprehensive assessments and re-assessments of the patient#s condition and care needs including the psychosocial, physical, educational and cultural aspects as evidenced by supervisor observation and chart audits. Assess and reassess pain.# Utilizes appropriate pain management tools and techniques.# Educates the patient and family regarding pain management.# Documentation reflects assessments, interventions and evaluation of effectiveness as evidenced by supervisor review/observation. Develops and revises individualized treatment plans as indicated by assessment and patient response to treatment.## Evaluates overall plan daily for effectiveness.# Involves the patient and family in the formulation of goals. Documentation reflects assessments, interventions and evaluation of effectiveness. Evidenced by supervisor review / observation. Follows the five (5) medication rights and reduces the potential for medication errors. Demonstrates knowledge of medications including psychotropic drugs and their correct administration based on age of the patient and their clinical condition as evidenced by chart audits and supervisor observation. Performs all aspects of patient care in an environment that optimizes patient safety and promotes positive patient outcomes as evidenced by supervisor observation. Documents the nursing process and responses to care in a timely manner utilizing the appropriate tools as evidenced by chart audits and supervisor observation. Demonstrates an ability to be flexible, organized and function under stressful situations.# Utilizes critical thinking skills and sound judgment in priority setting and delegation as evidenced by supervisor observation. Formulates a teaching plan based upon identified learning needs and evaluates effectiveness of learning, family is included in teaching as appropriate as evidenced by chart audits and supervisor observation. Practices autonomously, consistent with evidence-based standards.# Pursues personal and professional growth and development.# Serves as a professional role model and mentor as evidenced by supervisor observation. Demonstrates the ability to maintain a safe and therapeutic environment as evidenced by observation of appropriate interventions as well as patient, peer and supervisor feedback. Demonstrates clinical expertise, perceptiveness, empathy and interpersonal warmth as evidenced by supervisor and peer observation and feedback on Satisfaction Surveys.# Displays and promotes sensitivity to the privacy needs of psychiatric patients. Effectively uses psychological and physical management techniques to manage violent or potentially violent situations consistent with PMT training as evidenced by peer and supervisor observation. Participates in Early Response codes and Dr. Strong codes, attendance at PMT refresher trainings. Demonstrates the abilities to effectively set limits with patients and maintain appropriate professional and personal boundaries as evidenced by peer and supervisor observation.# Collaborates and communicates with all members of the treatment team to effectively meet the treatment needs of the patient as evidenced by feedback from treatment team members and supervisor observation. Provides psychotherapeutic treatment to patients as evidenced by documentation reflecting individual psychotherapeutic interventions and documentation of nurse-led educational and psychotherapeutic groups. #indeed22echn
NURSING PROFESSIONALS
Full-Time
Ultrasonographer
ECHN
Harwinton CT, US
Harwinton CT, US
POSITION SUMMARY: Under the direction of a Radiologist, the Ultrasonographer performs exams at a technical level that does not require direct supervision over technical detail.# Conducts a wide variety of Ultrasound examinations including abdominal, obstetric, gynecologic, venous, small parts and breast.# Assists with interventional procedures.# Uses independent judgment, ingenuity and acquired knowledge to obtain quality diagnostic images.# #May be asked to learn and perform pre-brachy-therapy mapping and assists in Operating Room with procedures. # EDUCATION/CERTIFICATION: A graduate of an accredited school of diagnostic medical imaging. Current registration through the American Society for Diagnostic Medical Sonography (RDMS) #or American Registry of Radiologic Technologist, Sonography (ARRT)(S) is required.# Certified through the American Society for Diagnostic Medical Sonography (RDMS) as RDMS (OB or AB), RT(S), RT (VS), RVT, or RVS).# New Graduates must obtain RDMS certification within one year of hire or within 24 months of their graduation date, whichever is less. Sonographer must maintain all qualifications from of the American College of Radiology accreditation requirements for Ultrasound and/or RT(S) continuing education requirements. Must have certification in Basic Cardiac Life Support upon hire and maintain clinical competency during employment with ECHN in this role. EXPERIENCE: A minimum of one year experience working within a Medical Imaging Department doing diagnostic and/or vascular Sonography is preferred. Experience working with and caring for all age groups of patients, and complete knowledge of physics, anatomy, medical terminology, sterile technique and universal safety protection as it relates to Radiology practice is necessary.# COMPETENCIES: Must be fluent in English to effectively read and understand patient monitors and procedures ordered.# Frequent communications with patients from all age groups as well as Nursing Stations, Physicians and co-workers is required.# Bilingual capabilities in Spanish are desirable, but not required. This position requires the incumbent work cooperatively with department staff by sharing in taking rotational call and holiday hours.### Must have access to reliable transportation to travel between multiple work sites; and travel is required in order to perform essential duties. ESSENTIAL DUTIES and RESPONSIBILITIES: Disclaimer: Job descriptions are not intended, nor should they be construed to be, exhaustive lists of all responsibilities, skills, efforts or working conditions associated with the job.# They are intended to be accurate reflections of the principal duties and responsibilities of this position.# These responsibilities and competencies listed below may change from time to time. # # ######### Job-Specific Competency 1.##### Assures that patient#s clinical data coincides with and matches the type of exam that is being ordered.# Follows up with Doctor#s office when exam ordered is in question and does not seem reasonable given the patient#s clinical record. 2.##### Provides appropriate clinical care during and after to assure the patient#s comfort.# Properly prepares and positions patients taking care that IV#s, catheters and oxygen leads, etc., remain intact and are handled with care.# Exhibits a constant awareness of sterile practice, and initiates all procedures using appropriate Infection Control procedure.# 3.##### Applies expertise and knowledge of machine functionality during patient exam to obtain quality images. 4.##### Provides high quality images for Radiologist interpretation with appropriate Sonographer notes in the following categories of exams: a)##### Abdominal b)##### OB/Gyn c)##### Vascular 5.##### Assist Radiologist in interventional procedures (i.e. biopsies, Thoracentesis, Paracentesis.)# Coordinates patient#s medical needs with the Radiology Nurse.# Assures that room is properly equipped for procedure and cleaned appropriately post procedure. 6.##### Accurately completes computer (Meditech) patient procedure documentation to include the Sonographer impression, a limited or complete exam, the date, whether it was a bi-lateral or uni-lateral, right or left, etc.## Assures the accuracy of documentation understanding that all items will be charged to the patient#s hospital bill.# Submits correctly documented and labeled exam to the Radiologist and is available for review and discussion. 7.##### Independently responds on a call basis to perform procedures.# Drives to affiliate and/or contracted location to provide services as may be required.# Travels to the Emergency Room and/or Intensive Care Unit and or Operating Room with portable equipment as needed. Assists with interventional exams. 8.##### Independently runs one#s own schedule and properly documents patient flow while remaining sensitive to patients care and other co-workers needs and desires.# Remains flexible in patient flow in order to accommodate daily emergency calls and requests for inpatient procedures.# Assists in obtaining transportation for patients when procedures are scheduled by internal Hospitalists, Physicians, etc. 9.##### Works cooperatively and exhibits Core Values at all times to accomplish all tasks as a member of the Medical Imaging Team. #
CLINICAL/TECHNICAL
Full-Time
RN, Manchester Memorial Hospital Young Adult Behavioral Health Unit at RGH
ECHN
Harwinton CT, US
Harwinton CT, US
POSITION SUMMARY: Utilizing the nursing process, provides high quality direct and indirect patient centered care for the Behavioral Health Units: Geriatric Psych, Adult Behavioral Health, Adolescent Behavioral Health and Eating Disorders.# Coordinates patient care by working collaboratively with the interdisciplinary team.# Communicates, as appropriate, the patient#s clinical condition, responding quickly and accurately to changes in condition or response to treatment.# Responsible for creating and maintaining a safe, structured and therapeutic milieu, with age-specific behavioral management practices.# Demonstrates knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the life span and the skills necessary to provide age appropriate care to the patient population served.# Promotes the profession of nursing and professional practice through collegial support and interactions. Reports to the Clinical Coordinator. Creates a caring and compassionate environment through Core Values of Teamwork, Respect, and Communication. # EDUCATION/CERTIFICATION/EXPERIENCE: Must be a graduate of an accredited school of Nursing and have a current Registered Nurse license with the state of Connecticut. Must have certification in Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) upon hire and maintain clinical competency during employment with ECHN in this role. Must be trained in PMT and de-escalation techniques, as prescribed by ECHN, and receive certification within 6 months of hire into the role. Experience preferred. # COMPETENCIES: Must be able to communicate effectively using the English language in both verbal and writing situations. Must possess basic computer skills. Must be capable of taking swift and efficient action, including patient restraint when responding to patient emergency codes. Must be able to work at both Manchester Memorial Hospital and Rockville General Hospital with the ability to cross-campuses mid-shift if required based on staffing needs. Employee must possess and maintain a valid driver#s license and have access to reliable transportation to travel between multiple work sites in order to perform essential duties. Proof of valid driver license, current auto insurance identification card covering State minimums, current vehicle registration and a driving record free of any major violations is required. # ESSENTIAL DUTIES and RESPONSIBILITIES: Disclaimer: Job descriptions are not intended, nor should they be construed to be, exhaustive lists of all responsibilities, skills, efforts or working conditions associated with the job.# They are intended to be accurate reflections of the principal duties and responsibilities of this position.# These responsibilities and competencies listed below may change from time to time. # Job-Specific Competency Performs comprehensive assessments and re-assessments of the patient#s condition and care needs including the psychosocial, physical, educational and cultural aspects as evidenced by supervisor observation and chart audits. Assess and reassess pain.# Utilizes appropriate pain management tools and techniques.# Educates the patient and family regarding pain management.# Documentation reflects assessments, interventions and evaluation of effectiveness as evidenced by supervisor review/observation. Develops and revises individualized treatment plans as indicated by assessment and patient response to treatment.## Evaluates overall plan daily for effectiveness.# Involves the patient and family in the formulation of goals. Documentation reflects assessments, interventions and evaluation of effectiveness. Evidenced by supervisor review / observation. Follows the five (5) medication rights and reduces the potential for medication errors. Demonstrates knowledge of medications including psychotropic drugs and their correct administration based on age of the patient and their clinical condition as evidenced by chart audits and supervisor observation. Performs all aspects of patient care in an environment that optimizes patient safety and promotes positive patient outcomes as evidenced by supervisor observation. Documents the nursing process and responses to care in a timely manner utilizing the appropriate tools as evidenced by chart audits and supervisor observation. Demonstrates an ability to be flexible, organized and function under stressful situations.# Utilizes critical thinking skills and sound judgment in priority setting and delegation as evidenced by supervisor observation. Formulates a teaching plan based upon identified learning needs and evaluates effectiveness of learning, family is included in teaching as appropriate as evidenced by chart audits and supervisor observation. Practices autonomously, consistent with evidence-based standards.# Pursues personal and professional growth and development.# Serves as a professional role model and mentor as evidenced by supervisor observation. Demonstrates the ability to maintain a safe and therapeutic environment as evidenced by observation of appropriate interventions as well as patient, peer and supervisor feedback. Demonstrates clinical expertise, perceptiveness, empathy and interpersonal warmth as evidenced by supervisor and peer observation and feedback on Satisfaction Surveys.# Displays and promotes sensitivity to the privacy needs of psychiatric patients. Effectively uses psychological and physical management techniques to manage violent or potentially violent situations consistent with PMT training as evidenced by peer and supervisor observation. Participates in Early Response codes and Dr. Strong codes, attendance at PMT refresher trainings. Demonstrates the abilities to effectively set limits with patients and maintain appropriate professional and personal boundaries as evidenced by peer and supervisor observation.# Collaborates and communicates with all members of the treatment team to effectively meet the treatment needs of the patient as evidenced by feedback from treatment team members and supervisor observation. Provides psychotherapeutic treatment to patients as evidenced by documentation reflecting individual psychotherapeutic interventions and documentation of nurse-led educational and psychotherapeutic groups. #MPECHN
NURSING PROFESSIONALS
Full-Time
Sales Supervisor
ESAPCO
Torrington CT, US
Torrington CT, US
The start of a rewarding career awaits you at Engineering Services and Products Company (ESAPCO).Since 1979, we’ve grown from a regional, two-person office to the industry-leading manufacturer of fabric structures and greenhouses with over 30,000 products distributed through direct marketing, three online stores and two lead-generation websites.We are seeking a hard-working ClearSpan Sales Manager who is passionate about driving sales activity and leading a team to great success.You will join a fast-paced environment and collaborate with various departments. As a ClearSpan Sales Manager, you will be reporting to the Director of Sales. You will be responsible for overseeing the day-to-day operations of the Commercial Building Sales Team including sales revenue, web lead distribution, sales process, team coaching and meeting departmental key performance indicators. You will be the expert of the commercial building industry specializing in fabric, metal, and hybrid buildings. Essential Duties and Responsibilities 3-5 years of sales leadership experience including performance monitoring, coaching, and sales training of sales representatives. Achieve growth and hit sales targets by successfully managing sales team. Set goals for the team and present revenue reports to the upper management team. Involved in interviewing and hiring decisions of potential candidates for positions within the sales department. Build and promote a high-performance team to develop long lasting customer relationships. Identify emerging markets and market shifts, while being cognizant of new products and competition status. Listen and review sales calls with customers and prospects. Provide advice and guidance to Salespeople based upon call performance assessment. Monitor bid opportunities via Company CRM system to verify best practices for follow-up and lead qualification are in practice. Assist in training and development of new building Sales Team Members. Work closely with Director of Sales to monitor sales progress of each Building Sales Team Members and develop promotions and sales contests to maximize sales productivity. Utilize and develop training resources to further professional development of the Building Sales Department. Contact customers directly to help close sales opportunities. Other duties as assigned. Required SkillsTo perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies: Business Acumen - Understands business implications of decisions; Displays orientation to profitability; Demonstrates knowledge of market and competition; Aligns work with strategic goals. Judgement - Displays willingness to make decisions; Exhibits sound and accurate judgment; Supports and explains reasoning for decisions; Includes appropriate people in decision-making process; Makes timely decisions. Planning/Organizing - Prioritizes and plans work activities; Uses time efficiently; Plans for additional resources; Sets goals and objectives; Organizes or schedules their tasks; Develops realistic action plans for meeting metrics. Professionalism - Approaches others in a tactful manner; Reacts well under pressure; Treats others with respect and consideration regardless of their status or position; Follows through on commitments. Adaptability - Adapts to changes in the work environment; Manages competing demands; Changes approach or method to best fit the situation; Able to deal with frequent change or unexpected events. Desired SkillsQualifications To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Education and/or Experience Minimum of bachelor’s degree (or equivalent from four-year college or technical school) or 3-5 years of management or supervisory experience required, or equivalent combination of education and experience. Language Skills Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees in the organization. Reasoning Ability Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form. Skilled in time management and problem solving. Ability to meet deadlines and work under pressure. Computer Skills To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of Order Processing systems, Microsoft Office Suites, and the ability to type at a minimum of 30 wpm. Knowledge of EPICOR, a plus. Physical Demands The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to sit, type, talk, listen, and hear. The employee is occasionally required to stand and walk. Work Environment The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate. Compensation Salary to commensurate with experience, plus commission. Benefits We offer an excellent benefits package, including medical, dental, vision, educational assistance, 401(k), life insurance, disability, vacation, holidays, personal/sick time, employee referral, product discounts, and more. Engineering Services & Products Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any applicant for employment or employee on the basis of race, color, religious creed, gender, age, marital status, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status or any other classification protected by applicable discrimination laws. About ESAPCOESAPCO was founded in 1979 with the purpose of bringing the highest quality products at the most competitive prices with exceptional customer service directly to the agricultural, horticultural, building and retail trade communities. With this goal in mind, we have grown from a regional, two-person operation to one with corporate headquarters and sales call center located in South Windsor, Connecticut and a manufacturing and distribution center located in Dyersville, Iowa. These multiple locations allow our dedicated team of sales and service professionals to service over 300,000 loyal and happy customers worldwide. The ESAPCO family of brands (ClearSpan, GrowSpan, FarmTek, Growers Supply, TekSupply) offers some of the industry’s best fabric and metal buildings solutions, commercial and glass greenhouses, and growing systems, as well as all the tools and accessories needed to maintain a thriving business. For more information, browse ESAPCO’s websites and reach out at any time. ESAPCO’s guarantee of satisfaction and quick shipping has let to a strong core of repeat customers. ESAPCO’s Building Specialists, Greenhouse Specialists and National Account Managers have industry experience and have been provided with exceptional training, so the level of knowledge is truly unique in the industry. Due to ESAPCO’s dedication to quality products and exceptional customer service, the company was named in Inc. Magazine’s list of the 500 fastest growing companies in the country. BenefitsWe offer an excellet benefits package, including health, dental, vision, 401(k), education assistance, paid vacation, paid holidays, sick/personal time, profit sharing, disability, life insurance and employee disounts. Equal opportunity employerEngineering Services and Products Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Full-Time
Caregiver FOR Elderly Clients
TheKey
Torrington CT, US
Torrington CT, US
Overview: Now hiring a Caregiver for clients across the state of Connecticut for full-time hourly, part-time hourly, live-in, and overnight shifts. We're changing how the world lives and ages at home. TheKey, formerly Home Care Assistance, provides premium in-home care to older adults so they can live safely and comfortably at home as they age. Our unique team-based approach provides exceptional support to our caregivers as well as our clients. We’re committed to helping families get the support and quality care they need—so that more older adults can live well and age wisely in the home they love. Who You Are: A dependable, compassionate and empathetic professional looking for a career with a profound purpose. You are motivated by helping others and providing quality service above all else. You are driven by making an impact and contributing to a better quality of life for the aging population. You want to show up and make a difference each and every day.  What You Will Do: You will have the ultimate responsibility to help implement customized care plans that encompass solutions to nurture the whole person in mind, body and spirit.  Including companionship, homemaking, personal care, medication reminders and transportation.  You will be providing impeccable care to clients by assisting in scheduled activities as well as overall care management.  You will treat your clients like family, going above and beyond to enhance their quality of life.  Who We (TheKey) Are: We stand for optimal well-being in our clients and pride of purpose in our care teams. Our strong core values have positioned us to continue providing companion care. At TheKey, we pride ourselves on hiring quality professionals who feel just as passionate as we do about helping transform the lives of aging adults by providing the utmost white glove experience for our clients to promote a healthy mind, body and spirit. Our employees are compassionate, committed, innovative and dedicated to improving the quality of life our seniors so deserve. Would you like to help us change the way the world ages? What We Offer: Flexible SchedulesCompetitive wages Paid Training - Virtual/Online/Hands-On classesPaid Sick TimeBenefits - Medical, Dental, Vision and Mileage Reimbursement401K with employer matchEmployer paid life insuranceEmployer paid Virtual  Tele-Health AppointmentsYear-round caregiver recognition programs & appreciation days24/7 Dedicated Caregiver Support Team Responsibilities: Essential Functions:Delivering exceptional care to the dedicated client in their homeHelp execute comprehensive personalized weekly schedules and care plans Complete daily tasks in a safe and professional manner (ADLs)Supply personal companionship, remaining actively engaged with each client by providing ongoing social & emotional supportAssist with personal care activities to include personal hygiene, mobility assistance, incontinence care, light housekeeping, feeding and meal preparationKeep order, safety and client enjoyment top of mind at all timesProvide transportation to and from appointments as neededAdministrative functions such as documentation of completion of tasks and report changes in the client’s physical condition, mental capability or behavior Qualifications: Requirements:Empathy, compassion and kindness a MUSTOver the age of 18 & authorized to work in U.S.Professional / Character ReferencesPass Criminal Background CheckShow Valid (not expired) IdentificationBank Account for Direct DepositSmartPhone for Care Plan, Scheduling & PayrollAttend & Complete In-Person OrientationMust be reliable, dependable and on-time.Must have a reliable means of transportation to get to and from work. TheKey is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran, or disability status.
HEALTHCARE SUPPORT
Full-Time
RN Case Manager
ECHN
Thomaston CT, US
Thomaston CT, US
NEW HIRE BONUS ELIGIBLE POSITION- $8K General Summary of Duties: The provision of intermittent nursing service to patients in their homes under a plan of care established in collaboration with the patient#s physician and according to agency policies and procedures. Supervision Received: Reports directly to a Clinical Manager. Supervision Exercised: Home Care Aides. Typical Physical Demands: Requires full range of body motion including handling and lifting patients, manual and finger dexterity, and eye-hand coordination.# Requires standing, walking, and the ability to ascend and descend stairs.# Requires operation of a motor vehicle. Occasionally lifts and carries items weighing up to 30 pounds.# Requires corrected vision and hearing to normal range.# Requires working under stressful conditions.# Requires some exposure to communicable diseases and/or bodily fluids. Typical Work Conditions: Work is performed in patients# homes and in an office environment.# Some exposure to communicable diseases, toxic substances, and medicinal preparations. Essential Duties: (This list may not include all the duties assigned.) 1.#Admits/readmits patients and provides intermittent nursing service to patients and their families in compliance with agency policies and State and Federal Regulations, incorporating the following: a)## A complete physical and psychosocial assessment. b)## Develops and implements an appropriate care plan and therapeutic goals with the patient/family. c)## Evaluation of patient safety on a 24-hour basis. d)## Exercises appropriate clinical judgment in coordination of patient care by all services involved. e)## Ongoing evaluation of significant changes in the condition of the patient and of progress toward the therapeutic goals. f)## Use of Agency and community consultants/resources. g)## Instruction of patient/family in procedures or responsibilities they are assuming and optimum wellness practices. h)## Planning for the patient#s discharge from service. 2.##Establishes and maintains case mix weight, utilization, patient satisfaction that aligns with industry standards and agency operational objectives for quality care. a)## OASIS documentation correlates with the Plan of Care. b)## Uses recommended Oasis assessment techniques 100% of the time. c)# OASIS, documentation, and plan of care correlate to 95%. 3.## Documents all services provided in the clinical record in accordance with State and Federal Regulations and Agency policy: a)# Documentation, including activities and mileage is exported within 36 hours of visit or prior to next scheduled visit. b)## Obtains physician verbal/written orders and complies with all reporting requirements. c)## Participates in coordination of care with physicians and with other disciplines as appropriate. 4.## Manages work assignment in effective and efficient manner: ################# a)# Visits all new therapeutic clients within 24 hours of referral unless otherwise specified ###################### by the physician. ################# b)# Reports any cases to the Supervisor of Clinical Services where goals can not be met ##### #################or at-risk situations exist and responds appropriately. ################# c)# Remains flexible in daily planning, allowing time for emergencies or unexpected ###################### visits. ################# d)## Maintains productivity as established by the Agency. e)## Utilizes payer sources correctly, reflecting changing levels of care. f)## Delegates patient care responsibilities to Home Care Nurse (LPN) as appropriate. g)# #Demonstrates an understanding of the principles of case management. h)## Demonstrates ability to manage cost and quality 5.## Establishes and evaluates the Plan of Care to be delegated to the Home Health Aide, orients and supervises the Home Health Aide in accordance with State and Federal Regulations and Agency policy: a)## Develops written plan of care for the Home Health Aide and updates this plan as patient#s condition warrants; plan of care must be reviewed every 60 days. b)## Obtains input from Home Health Aide regarding patient progress. c)## Prepares written performance evaluations of home care aides under his/her supervision. d)## Provides supervision of home care aides at a minimum of every 14 days or as required by payer source. 6.## Develops and maintains sufficient professional skills and credentials to meet the needs of patient care: a)## Attends a minimum of 12 hours of in-service per year to include mandated annual in-services. b)## Participates actively in self-appraisal and the formation of a plan of self-development. c)## Adheres to Agency Corporate Compliance Plan and HIPAA Privacy Plan as per written agreement. d)## Seeks appropriate clinical input to ensure appropriate patient care. e)## Projects professional image through attitude and compliance with dress code. f)## Capable of precepting new nurses and students. g)## Functions as a team member with consideration to all staff. h)## Provides Agency with current copy of professional license. i)### Maintains CPR certification. Ancillary Duties 1.## Performs other duties as necessary to support Agency programs as assigned by the Supervisor of Clinical Services. a)## Agency committees as requested. b)## Flu/special clinics as needed. ################# c)## Elder Wellness Clinics as assigned. d)## Special Agency or community programs during and/or after regular working hours. 2.## #Performs other duties as necessary to maintain current Agency personnel policies: a)## Gives adequate time and attention to administrative duties. b)## Abides by Agency weekend/holiday rotation of nurses. c)## May provide back-up for on-call service. HIPAA and Privacy:# Properly direct any complaints and/or grievances as indicated per VNHSC policy.# Comply with HIPAA regulations, specifically the Privacy and Security Rules.# Protect personal health information (PHI), electronic personal health information (EPHI) and financial information by limiting the use and disclosure of health information and financial information to the minimum amount necessary with only those who must know how to get the job done.# Follow the department#s specific policies and procedures to protect health information.# Help one another to ensure confidentiality at all times.# Knowledge, Skills, and Requirements: Knowledge of professional nursing theory and practice and the skills to practice and evaluate patient care.# Knowledge of Agency policies, regulations and procedures to administer patient care.# Knowledge of medical equipment currently used to provide patient care.# Knowledge of common safety hazards and precautions to establish a safe work environment.# Skill in applying and modifying the principles, methods and techniques of professional nursing to provide ongoing patient care.# Skill in identifying patient-related problems and recommending solutions.# Skill in documentation in clinical records.# Skill in establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with patients, families, physicians, co-workers, and the community.# Ability to maintain quality control standards.# Ability to react calmly and effectively in emergency situations.# Ability to interpret, adapt and apply guidelines and procedures.# Ability to communicate clearly.# Possess adequate transportation to carry out job requirements.# Must show proof of satisfactory automobile insurance with State of CT minimum coverage, recommended amount of $100,000/300,000.# #Willingness to provide service in any part of Agency geographic area, according to Agency need. Education: Graduate of an NLN-approved school of nursing, associate or baccalaureate degree program. Experience: One (1) year of recent medical/surgical nursing experience, additional experience in community health nursing preferred. Certificate/License: Possession of a current license to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of Connecticut.#
NURSING PROFESSIONALS
Full-Time
Caregiver FOR Elderly Clients
TheKey
Harwinton CT, US
Harwinton CT, US
Overview: Now hiring a Caregiver for clients across the state of Connecticut for full-time hourly, part-time hourly, live-in, and overnight shifts. We're changing how the world lives and ages at home. TheKey, formerly Home Care Assistance, provides premium in-home care to older adults so they can live safely and comfortably at home as they age. Our unique team-based approach provides exceptional support to our caregivers as well as our clients. We’re committed to helping families get the support and quality care they need—so that more older adults can live well and age wisely in the home they love. Who You Are: A dependable, compassionate and empathetic professional looking for a career with a profound purpose. You are motivated by helping others and providing quality service above all else. You are driven by making an impact and contributing to a better quality of life for the aging population. You want to show up and make a difference each and every day.  What You Will Do: You will have the ultimate responsibility to help implement customized care plans that encompass solutions to nurture the whole person in mind, body and spirit.  Including companionship, homemaking, personal care, medication reminders and transportation.  You will be providing impeccable care to clients by assisting in scheduled activities as well as overall care management.  You will treat your clients like family, going above and beyond to enhance their quality of life.  Who We (TheKey) Are: We stand for optimal well-being in our clients and pride of purpose in our care teams. Our strong core values have positioned us to continue providing companion care. At TheKey, we pride ourselves on hiring quality professionals who feel just as passionate as we do about helping transform the lives of aging adults by providing the utmost white glove experience for our clients to promote a healthy mind, body and spirit. Our employees are compassionate, committed, innovative and dedicated to improving the quality of life our seniors so deserve. Would you like to help us change the way the world ages? What We Offer: Flexible SchedulesCompetitive wages Paid Training - Virtual/Online/Hands-On classesPaid Sick TimeBenefits - Medical, Dental, Vision and Mileage Reimbursement401K with employer matchEmployer paid life insuranceEmployer paid Virtual  Tele-Health AppointmentsYear-round caregiver recognition programs & appreciation days24/7 Dedicated Caregiver Support Team Responsibilities: Essential Functions:Delivering exceptional care to the dedicated client in their homeHelp execute comprehensive personalized weekly schedules and care plans Complete daily tasks in a safe and professional manner (ADLs)Supply personal companionship, remaining actively engaged with each client by providing ongoing social & emotional supportAssist with personal care activities to include personal hygiene, mobility assistance, incontinence care, light housekeeping, feeding and meal preparationKeep order, safety and client enjoyment top of mind at all timesProvide transportation to and from appointments as neededAdministrative functions such as documentation of completion of tasks and report changes in the client’s physical condition, mental capability or behavior Qualifications: Requirements:Empathy, compassion and kindness a MUSTOver the age of 18 & authorized to work in U.S.Professional / Character ReferencesPass Criminal Background CheckShow Valid (not expired) IdentificationBank Account for Direct DepositSmartPhone for Care Plan, Scheduling & PayrollAttend & Complete In-Person OrientationMust be reliable, dependable and on-time.Must have a reliable means of transportation to get to and from work. TheKey is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran, or disability status.
HEALTHCARE SUPPORT
Full-Time
RN Case Manager
ECHN
Winsted CT, US
Winsted CT, US
NEW HIRE BONUS ELIGIBLE POSITION- $8K General Summary of Duties: The provision of intermittent nursing service to patients in their homes under a plan of care established in collaboration with the patient#s physician and according to agency policies and procedures. Supervision Received: Reports directly to a Clinical Manager. Supervision Exercised: Home Care Aides. Typical Physical Demands: Requires full range of body motion including handling and lifting patients, manual and finger dexterity, and eye-hand coordination.# Requires standing, walking, and the ability to ascend and descend stairs.# Requires operation of a motor vehicle. Occasionally lifts and carries items weighing up to 30 pounds.# Requires corrected vision and hearing to normal range.# Requires working under stressful conditions.# Requires some exposure to communicable diseases and/or bodily fluids. Typical Work Conditions: Work is performed in patients# homes and in an office environment.# Some exposure to communicable diseases, toxic substances, and medicinal preparations. Essential Duties: (This list may not include all the duties assigned.) 1.#Admits/readmits patients and provides intermittent nursing service to patients and their families in compliance with agency policies and State and Federal Regulations, incorporating the following: a)## A complete physical and psychosocial assessment. b)## Develops and implements an appropriate care plan and therapeutic goals with the patient/family. c)## Evaluation of patient safety on a 24-hour basis. d)## Exercises appropriate clinical judgment in coordination of patient care by all services involved. e)## Ongoing evaluation of significant changes in the condition of the patient and of progress toward the therapeutic goals. f)## Use of Agency and community consultants/resources. g)## Instruction of patient/family in procedures or responsibilities they are assuming and optimum wellness practices. h)## Planning for the patient#s discharge from service. 2.##Establishes and maintains case mix weight, utilization, patient satisfaction that aligns with industry standards and agency operational objectives for quality care. a)## OASIS documentation correlates with the Plan of Care. b)## Uses recommended Oasis assessment techniques 100% of the time. c)# OASIS, documentation, and plan of care correlate to 95%. 3.## Documents all services provided in the clinical record in accordance with State and Federal Regulations and Agency policy: a)# Documentation, including activities and mileage is exported within 36 hours of visit or prior to next scheduled visit. b)## Obtains physician verbal/written orders and complies with all reporting requirements. c)## Participates in coordination of care with physicians and with other disciplines as appropriate. 4.## Manages work assignment in effective and efficient manner: ################# a)# Visits all new therapeutic clients within 24 hours of referral unless otherwise specified ###################### by the physician. ################# b)# Reports any cases to the Supervisor of Clinical Services where goals can not be met ##### #################or at-risk situations exist and responds appropriately. ################# c)# Remains flexible in daily planning, allowing time for emergencies or unexpected ###################### visits. ################# d)## Maintains productivity as established by the Agency. e)## Utilizes payer sources correctly, reflecting changing levels of care. f)## Delegates patient care responsibilities to Home Care Nurse (LPN) as appropriate. g)# #Demonstrates an understanding of the principles of case management. h)## Demonstrates ability to manage cost and quality 5.## Establishes and evaluates the Plan of Care to be delegated to the Home Health Aide, orients and supervises the Home Health Aide in accordance with State and Federal Regulations and Agency policy: a)## Develops written plan of care for the Home Health Aide and updates this plan as patient#s condition warrants; plan of care must be reviewed every 60 days. b)## Obtains input from Home Health Aide regarding patient progress. c)## Prepares written performance evaluations of home care aides under his/her supervision. d)## Provides supervision of home care aides at a minimum of every 14 days or as required by payer source. 6.## Develops and maintains sufficient professional skills and credentials to meet the needs of patient care: a)## Attends a minimum of 12 hours of in-service per year to include mandated annual in-services. b)## Participates actively in self-appraisal and the formation of a plan of self-development. c)## Adheres to Agency Corporate Compliance Plan and HIPAA Privacy Plan as per written agreement. d)## Seeks appropriate clinical input to ensure appropriate patient care. e)## Projects professional image through attitude and compliance with dress code. f)## Capable of precepting new nurses and students. g)## Functions as a team member with consideration to all staff. h)## Provides Agency with current copy of professional license. i)### Maintains CPR certification. Ancillary Duties 1.## Performs other duties as necessary to support Agency programs as assigned by the Supervisor of Clinical Services. a)## Agency committees as requested. b)## Flu/special clinics as needed. ################# c)## Elder Wellness Clinics as assigned. d)## Special Agency or community programs during and/or after regular working hours. 2.## #Performs other duties as necessary to maintain current Agency personnel policies: a)## Gives adequate time and attention to administrative duties. b)## Abides by Agency weekend/holiday rotation of nurses. c)## May provide back-up for on-call service. HIPAA and Privacy:# Properly direct any complaints and/or grievances as indicated per VNHSC policy.# Comply with HIPAA regulations, specifically the Privacy and Security Rules.# Protect personal health information (PHI), electronic personal health information (EPHI) and financial information by limiting the use and disclosure of health information and financial information to the minimum amount necessary with only those who must know how to get the job done.# Follow the department#s specific policies and procedures to protect health information.# Help one another to ensure confidentiality at all times.# Knowledge, Skills, and Requirements: Knowledge of professional nursing theory and practice and the skills to practice and evaluate patient care.# Knowledge of Agency policies, regulations and procedures to administer patient care.# Knowledge of medical equipment currently used to provide patient care.# Knowledge of common safety hazards and precautions to establish a safe work environment.# Skill in applying and modifying the principles, methods and techniques of professional nursing to provide ongoing patient care.# Skill in identifying patient-related problems and recommending solutions.# Skill in documentation in clinical records.# Skill in establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with patients, families, physicians, co-workers, and the community.# Ability to maintain quality control standards.# Ability to react calmly and effectively in emergency situations.# Ability to interpret, adapt and apply guidelines and procedures.# Ability to communicate clearly.# Possess adequate transportation to carry out job requirements.# Must show proof of satisfactory automobile insurance with State of CT minimum coverage, recommended amount of $100,000/300,000.# #Willingness to provide service in any part of Agency geographic area, according to Agency need. Education: Graduate of an NLN-approved school of nursing, associate or baccalaureate degree program. Experience: One (1) year of recent medical/surgical nursing experience, additional experience in community health nursing preferred. Certificate/License: Possession of a current license to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of Connecticut.#
NURSING PROFESSIONALS
Full-Time
Commercial Building Sales Manager
ESAPCO
Northfield CT, US
Northfield CT, US
The start of a rewarding career awaits you at Engineering Services and Products Company (ESAPCO).Since 1979, we’ve grown from a regional, two-person office to the industry-leading manufacturer of fabric structures and greenhouses with over 30,000 products distributed through direct marketing, three online stores and two lead-generation websites.We are seeking a hard-working ClearSpan Sales Manager who is passionate about driving sales activity and leading a team to great success.You will join a fast-paced environment and collaborate with various departments. As a ClearSpan Sales Manager, you will be reporting to the Director of Sales. You will be responsible for overseeing the day-to-day operations of the Commercial Building Sales Team including sales revenue, web lead distribution, sales process, team coaching and meeting departmental key performance indicators. You will be the expert of the commercial building industry specializing in fabric, metal, and hybrid buildings. Essential Duties and Responsibilities 3-5 years of sales leadership experience including performance monitoring, coaching, and sales training of sales representatives. Achieve growth and hit sales targets by successfully managing sales team. Set goals for the team and present revenue reports to the upper management team. Involved in interviewing and hiring decisions of potential candidates for positions within the sales department. Build and promote a high-performance team to develop long lasting customer relationships. Identify emerging markets and market shifts, while being cognizant of new products and competition status. Listen and review sales calls with customers and prospects. Provide advice and guidance to Salespeople based upon call performance assessment. Monitor bid opportunities via Company CRM system to verify best practices for follow-up and lead qualification are in practice. Assist in training and development of new building Sales Team Members. Work closely with Director of Sales to monitor sales progress of each Building Sales Team Members and develop promotions and sales contests to maximize sales productivity. Utilize and develop training resources to further professional development of the Building Sales Department. Contact customers directly to help close sales opportunities. Other duties as assigned. Required SkillsTo perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies: Business Acumen - Understands business implications of decisions; Displays orientation to profitability; Demonstrates knowledge of market and competition; Aligns work with strategic goals. Judgement - Displays willingness to make decisions; Exhibits sound and accurate judgment; Supports and explains reasoning for decisions; Includes appropriate people in decision-making process; Makes timely decisions. Planning/Organizing - Prioritizes and plans work activities; Uses time efficiently; Plans for additional resources; Sets goals and objectives; Organizes or schedules their tasks; Develops realistic action plans for meeting metrics. Professionalism - Approaches others in a tactful manner; Reacts well under pressure; Treats others with respect and consideration regardless of their status or position; Follows through on commitments. Adaptability - Adapts to changes in the work environment; Manages competing demands; Changes approach or method to best fit the situation; Able to deal with frequent change or unexpected events. Desired SkillsQualifications To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Education and/or Experience Minimum of bachelor’s degree (or equivalent from four-year college or technical school) or 3-5 years of management or supervisory experience required, or equivalent combination of education and experience. Language Skills Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees in the organization. Reasoning Ability Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form. Skilled in time management and problem solving. Ability to meet deadlines and work under pressure. Computer Skills To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of Order Processing systems, Microsoft Office Suites, and the ability to type at a minimum of 30 wpm. Knowledge of EPICOR, a plus. Physical Demands The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to sit, type, talk, listen, and hear. The employee is occasionally required to stand and walk. Work Environment The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate. Compensation Salary to commensurate with experience, plus commission. Benefits We offer an excellent benefits package, including medical, dental, vision, educational assistance, 401(k), life insurance, disability, vacation, holidays, personal/sick time, employee referral, product discounts, and more. Engineering Services & Products Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any applicant for employment or employee on the basis of race, color, religious creed, gender, age, marital status, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status or any other classification protected by applicable discrimination laws. About ESAPCOESAPCO was founded in 1979 with the purpose of bringing the highest quality products at the most competitive prices with exceptional customer service directly to the agricultural, horticultural, building and retail trade communities. With this goal in mind, we have grown from a regional, two-person operation to one with corporate headquarters and sales call center located in South Windsor, Connecticut and a manufacturing and distribution center located in Dyersville, Iowa. These multiple locations allow our dedicated team of sales and service professionals to service over 300,000 loyal and happy customers worldwide. The ESAPCO family of brands (ClearSpan, GrowSpan, FarmTek, Growers Supply, TekSupply) offers some of the industry’s best fabric and metal buildings solutions, commercial and glass greenhouses, and growing systems, as well as all the tools and accessories needed to maintain a thriving business. For more information, browse ESAPCO’s websites and reach out at any time. ESAPCO’s guarantee of satisfaction and quick shipping has let to a strong core of repeat customers. ESAPCO’s Building Specialists, Greenhouse Specialists and National Account Managers have industry experience and have been provided with exceptional training, so the level of knowledge is truly unique in the industry. Due to ESAPCO’s dedication to quality products and exceptional customer service, the company was named in Inc. Magazine’s list of the 500 fastest growing companies in the country. BenefitsWe offer an excellet benefits package, including health, dental, vision, 401(k), education assistance, paid vacation, paid holidays, sick/personal time, profit sharing, disability, life insurance and employee disounts. Equal opportunity employerEngineering Services and Products Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Full-Time
RN, Manchester Memorial Hospital Young Adult Behavioral Health Unit at RGH
ECHN
New Hartford CT, US
New Hartford CT, US
POSITION SUMMARY: Utilizing the nursing process, provides high quality direct and indirect patient centered care for the Behavioral Health Units: Geriatric Psych, Adult Behavioral Health, Adolescent Behavioral Health and Eating Disorders.# Coordinates patient care by working collaboratively with the interdisciplinary team.# Communicates, as appropriate, the patient#s clinical condition, responding quickly and accurately to changes in condition or response to treatment.# Responsible for creating and maintaining a safe, structured and therapeutic milieu, with age-specific behavioral management practices.# Demonstrates knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the life span and the skills necessary to provide age appropriate care to the patient population served.# Promotes the profession of nursing and professional practice through collegial support and interactions. Reports to the Clinical Coordinator. Creates a caring and compassionate environment through Core Values of Teamwork, Respect, and Communication. # EDUCATION/CERTIFICATION/EXPERIENCE: Must be a graduate of an accredited school of Nursing and have a current Registered Nurse license with the state of Connecticut. Must have certification in Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) upon hire and maintain clinical competency during employment with ECHN in this role. Must be trained in PMT and de-escalation techniques, as prescribed by ECHN, and receive certification within 6 months of hire into the role. Experience preferred. # COMPETENCIES: Must be able to communicate effectively using the English language in both verbal and writing situations. Must possess basic computer skills. Must be capable of taking swift and efficient action, including patient restraint when responding to patient emergency codes. Must be able to work at both Manchester Memorial Hospital and Rockville General Hospital with the ability to cross-campuses mid-shift if required based on staffing needs. Employee must possess and maintain a valid driver#s license and have access to reliable transportation to travel between multiple work sites in order to perform essential duties. Proof of valid driver license, current auto insurance identification card covering State minimums, current vehicle registration and a driving record free of any major violations is required. # ESSENTIAL DUTIES and RESPONSIBILITIES: Disclaimer: Job descriptions are not intended, nor should they be construed to be, exhaustive lists of all responsibilities, skills, efforts or working conditions associated with the job.# They are intended to be accurate reflections of the principal duties and responsibilities of this position.# These responsibilities and competencies listed below may change from time to time. # Job-Specific Competency Performs comprehensive assessments and re-assessments of the patient#s condition and care needs including the psychosocial, physical, educational and cultural aspects as evidenced by supervisor observation and chart audits. Assess and reassess pain.# Utilizes appropriate pain management tools and techniques.# Educates the patient and family regarding pain management.# Documentation reflects assessments, interventions and evaluation of effectiveness as evidenced by supervisor review/observation. Develops and revises individualized treatment plans as indicated by assessment and patient response to treatment.## Evaluates overall plan daily for effectiveness.# Involves the patient and family in the formulation of goals. Documentation reflects assessments, interventions and evaluation of effectiveness. Evidenced by supervisor review / observation. Follows the five (5) medication rights and reduces the potential for medication errors. Demonstrates knowledge of medications including psychotropic drugs and their correct administration based on age of the patient and their clinical condition as evidenced by chart audits and supervisor observation. Performs all aspects of patient care in an environment that optimizes patient safety and promotes positive patient outcomes as evidenced by supervisor observation. Documents the nursing process and responses to care in a timely manner utilizing the appropriate tools as evidenced by chart audits and supervisor observation. Demonstrates an ability to be flexible, organized and function under stressful situations.# Utilizes critical thinking skills and sound judgment in priority setting and delegation as evidenced by supervisor observation. Formulates a teaching plan based upon identified learning needs and evaluates effectiveness of learning, family is included in teaching as appropriate as evidenced by chart audits and supervisor observation. Practices autonomously, consistent with evidence-based standards.# Pursues personal and professional growth and development.# Serves as a professional role model and mentor as evidenced by supervisor observation. Demonstrates the ability to maintain a safe and therapeutic environment as evidenced by observation of appropriate interventions as well as patient, peer and supervisor feedback. Demonstrates clinical expertise, perceptiveness, empathy and interpersonal warmth as evidenced by supervisor and peer observation and feedback on Satisfaction Surveys.# Displays and promotes sensitivity to the privacy needs of psychiatric patients. Effectively uses psychological and physical management techniques to manage violent or potentially violent situations consistent with PMT training as evidenced by peer and supervisor observation. Participates in Early Response codes and Dr. Strong codes, attendance at PMT refresher trainings. Demonstrates the abilities to effectively set limits with patients and maintain appropriate professional and personal boundaries as evidenced by peer and supervisor observation.# Collaborates and communicates with all members of the treatment team to effectively meet the treatment needs of the patient as evidenced by feedback from treatment team members and supervisor observation. Provides psychotherapeutic treatment to patients as evidenced by documentation reflecting individual psychotherapeutic interventions and documentation of nurse-led educational and psychotherapeutic groups. #indeed22echn
NURSING PROFESSIONALS
Full-Time
Caregiver Companion FOR Female Client
TheKey
Torrington CT, US | 300 miles away
Salary not disclosed
Urgently Hiring
1 day ago

Job Description
Overview:

Now hiring a Caregiver for a Female Client in Torrington, CT. 

 

Caregiver Requirements
- Reliable Transportation to Torrington, CT
- Pass Federal Background Check
- Commit to Monday-Friday 8am-12pm
- Personal care, medication reminders and light homemaking
- Experience in emptying catheter bag or willing to learn
- Comfortable working in an Assisted Living Community

 

We're changing how the world lives and ages at home. TheKey, formerly Home Care Assistance, provides premium in-home care to older adults so they can live safely and comfortably at home as they age. Our unique team-based approach provides exceptional support to our caregivers as well as our clients. We’re committed to helping families get the support and quality care they need—so that more older adults can live well and age wisely in the home they love.

 

Who You Are:

 A dependable, compassionate and empathetic professional looking for a career with a profound purpose. You are motivated by helping others and providing quality service above all else. You are driven by making an impact and contributing to a better quality of life for the aging population. You want to show up and make a difference each and every day. 

 

What You Will Do: 

You will have the ultimate responsibility to help implement customized care plans that encompass solutions to nurture the whole person in mind, body and spirit.  Including companionship, homemaking, personal care, medication reminders and transportation.  You will be providing impeccable care to clients by assisting in scheduled activities as well as overall care management.  You will treat your clients like family, going above and beyond to enhance their quality of life. 

 

Who We (TheKey) Are: 

We stand for optimal well-being in our clients and pride of purpose in our care teams. Our strong core values have positioned us to continue providing companion care. At TheKey, we pride ourselves on hiring quality professionals who feel just as passionate as we do about helping transform the lives of aging adults by providing the utmost white glove experience for our clients to promote a healthy mind, body and spirit. Our employees are compassionate, committed, innovative and dedicated to improving the quality of life our seniors so deserve. Would you like to help us change the way the world ages?

 

What We Offer: 

  • Flexible Schedules
  • Competitive wages 
  • Paid Training - Virtual/Online/Hands-On classes
  • Paid Sick Time
  • Benefits - Medical, Dental, Vision and Mileage Reimbursement
  • 401K with employer match
  • Employer paid life insurance
  • Employer paid Virtual  Tele-Health Appointments
  • Year-round caregiver recognition programs & appreciation days
  • 24/7 Dedicated Caregiver Support Team
Responsibilities:

Essential Functions:

  • Delivering exceptional care to the dedicated client in their home
  • Help execute comprehensive personalized weekly schedules and care plans 
  • Complete daily tasks in a safe and professional manner (ADLs)
  • Supply personal companionship, remaining actively engaged with each client by providing ongoing social & emotional support
  • Assist with personal care activities to include personal hygiene, mobility assistance, incontinence care, light housekeeping, feeding and meal preparation
  • Keep order, safety and client enjoyment top of mind at all times
  • Provide transportation to and from appointments as needed
  • Administrative functions such as documentation of completion of tasks and report changes in the client’s physical condition, mental capability or behavior
Qualifications:

Requirements:

  • Empathy, compassion and kindness a MUST
  • Over the age of 18 & authorized to work in U.S.
  • Professional / Character References
  • Pass Criminal Background Check
  • Show Valid (not expired) Identification
  • Bank Account for Direct Deposit
  • SmartPhone for Care Plan, Scheduling & Payroll
  • Attend & Complete In-Person Orientation
  • Must be reliable, dependable and on-time.
  • Must have a reliable means of transportation to get to and from work.

 

TheKey is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran, or disability status.