Nursing Opportunities

VNA of Albany is looking for experienced, committed Registered Nurse professionals in Albany, Columbia/Greene, Rensselaer, and Schenectady counties.

Practicing independently and providing one-to-one care for patients in their home, our nurses lead a multidisciplinary approach to evaluate, coordinate, communicate and deliver care to meet patient needs. Frequent travel required.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Current NY State RN license
  • One to two years’ recent experience in medical/surgical or acute care
  • Home care experience desirable
  • Valid NYS driver’s license

$3,000 sign on bonus!


Cardio/Pulmonary RN needed in Albany county

At least two years of clinical experience in a Cardiac/Pulmonary Medical-Surgical setting is required. ICU/CCU or Cardio/Pulmonary experience required. Home Care experience preferred.

In this position, you will provide advanced practice clinical intervention, patient and staff education and consultation, develop protocols and plans of care for disease state management, and coordinate patient care with physicians, hospitals, and VNA staff.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • BSN with two-years advanced clinical experience in Cardiac/Pulmonary Medical-Surgical nursing
  • Current NY State RN License
  • ICU/CCU or Cardio/Pulmonary Rehabilitation experience required or five years of advanced Cardiac/Pulmonary Medical-Surgical nursing. PALS Certification highly desirable
  • Home care and tele-health experience preferred
  • Ability to travel frequently

$3,000 sign on bonus!


Certified Wound Ostomy RN needed in Albany county

NYS-licensed RN with WOCN certification and experience. The WOCN Specialist is responsible for assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of ostomy and wound/skin care for patients. In this role, you will treat both acute and chronic wounds, supporting preventative measures and support healing for our patients, and will act as a consultant to staff and provide education for case managers. Frequent travel required.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Current NY State RN license
  • Two to three years’ recent experience in medical/surgical or acute care
  • Home care experience desirable
  • WOCN Certification
  • Valid NYS driver’s license

$3,000 sign on bonus!


RN – Community Mental Health Specialist

Experienced Registered Nurse needed to serve as Community Mental Health Specialist. In this position, you have a unique opportunity to provide one on one, psychiatric/behavioral health and skilled nursing care and treatment to patients in their home.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Current NY State RN license
  • A bachelor’s or higher degree in nursing and two years of professional clinical nursing experience, including experience providing direct services to individuals diagnosed with mental illness, mental retardation, developmental disabilities, or alcohol or substance abuse in a community setting, e.g., as a visiting nurse, or at a community clinic.
    Or
  • 30 college credits which include nursing, health care administration, public administration in a health care area, public health, community mental health, community mental health counseling, psychology, sociology, biology, social work or human services, plus an associate’s degree in nursing or completion of a three-year nursing program, and three years of professional clinical nursing experience, including at least one year of experience providing direct services to individuals diagnosed with mental illness, mental retardation, developmental disabilities, or alcohol or substance abuse in a community setting, e.g., as a visiting nurse, or at a community clinic.
  • Frequent travel required.

$3,000 sign on bonus!

Candidates meeting the desired qualifications are encouraged to submit a cover letter, resume/CV and salary requirement to careers@vnaalbany.org