Status/Schedule: Full Time
Posting Date: 04/04/2019
- Education: KBN license
- Experience: Current BLS and 1 year of nursing experience required. Home care experience preferred but not required.
- Job Description: Responsible for assessing and diagnosing nursing care needs for the Hospice patient in all age groups; for establishing the nursing outcomes for the Hospice visit. Collaboration with the caretaker, physicians, and other healthcare providers in the patient’s care to modify the plan of care as needed. The Hospice call RN must possess effective problem solving skills, use effective communication, and demonstrate decision making skills. She/He must be sensitive to the special needs of terminally ill patients and their families. She/He must possess effective critical thinking skills. This position covers call every other weekend and covers call Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday.