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Registered Nurse (RN) - Inpatient

VITAS Type Full time Posted 12/14/2013
Salary - n/a - Starts 4/19/2014
TX - Texas (All) - Houston Referral - n/a -    

Registered Nurse (RN) - Inpatient

Job ID: 2013-27897
Location: Houston
Min. Exp.(Yrs): 2
Category: Nursing

The VITAS Hospice Inpatient Unit (IPU) Nurse is a member of the interdisciplinary team and is the pivotal person in identifying the physical, psychological, social and spiritual needs of the patient and family.  Responsible for initiating the appropriate intervention and support for the patient and family upon admission to VITAS and provides a continuously appropriate, comprehensive and responsive plan of care.  This is a full-time night shift position and it's based out of the IPU located at Memorial Hermann/Mem City.

  • Minimum of (2) years working experience as a Registered Nurse required.
  • Hospice, medical/surgical or home health experience preferred.
  • Currently licensed as a Registered Nurse where the VITAS program is located.
  • Reliable transportation with appropriate insurance coverage required.
  • The days/hours for this position are Monday-Friday 12am-8am. rotation of weekend coverage required with other team members.
  • Completion of course study as required to acquire TX RN state licensure.
  • ADN required.
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