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Registered Nurse (RN) - Home Care

VITAS Type Full time Posted 1/22/2014
Salary - n/a - Starts 4/19/2014
TX - Texas (All) - Fort Worth Referral - n/a -    

Registered Nurse (RN) - Home Care

Job ID: 2013-23688
Location: Fort Worth
Min. Exp.(Yrs): 2
Category: Nursing

The VITAS 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 position is based out of the main office located in Fort Worth, TX.

 

Our RNs may be placed in skilled nursing facilities, assisted living facilities, VITAS inpatient units, retirement centers and home care.

 

Appy below if you are interested infull-timeopportunities.  This is a full-timeRegistered Nurse position.  For part-time and prn/per-diem opportunities, please see our other openings.

Qualifications:
  • Qualified candidates must possess a minimum of  two (2) years working experience as a Registered Nurse within the last five (5) years.
  • Minimum of two (2) years experience in hospice, medical/surgical or home health preferred.
  • The full-time RN will work Monday-Friday 8a-5p and rotate on-call at night and on weekends with other team members.
  • Currently licensed as a Registered Nurse in the State of Texas required.
  • Qualified candidates will reside in Tarrant County or a city bordering Tarrant County in order to respond to patient/family needs in a timely manner.
  • Reliable transportation with appropriate insurance coverage required.
  • Mileage reimbursement provided.

 

Education:
  • Completion of course study as required to acquire TX RN state licensure.
  • ADN required.
Special Instructions to Candidates:
EOE/AA
M/F/D/V