Status/Schedule: Full Time Shift: Need to be available for all shifts, including weekends. On call required.
Posting Date: 05/10/2019
- Education: Active RN license from KBN.
- Experience: Minimum 1 year broad-based nursing experience (i.e. Med-Surg). Completion of a Hospice training program or must obtain within the first year of service.
- Job Description: Responsible for assessing and diagnosing nursing care needs for the Hospice patient in all age groups, establishing the nursing outcomes for the Hospice visit. Will be responsible for prescribing, delegating, and supervising nursing care, teaching each patient/family and evaluating each patient's response to nursing care and progress toward agreed upon outcomes. Provides input to the Hospice Director regarding budget planning, developing departmental policies and procedures and nursing standards of care, as well as other duties assigned. This position will also entail some administrative duties, supervising duties, as well as assist with coordinating community events, and volunteer efforts.