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Registered Nurse (RN) Full-Time, Tm 256

VITAS Type Full time Posted 5/13/2014
Salary - n/a - Starts 9/20/2014
CA - California (All) - Lathrop Referral - n/a -    

Registered Nurse (RN) Full-Time, Tm 256

Job ID: 2013-27437
Location: Lathrop, CA
Min. Exp.(Yrs): 2
Category: Nursing

More information about this job:

Overview:

The Full-Time 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 reports to the East Bay Program's satellite office located in Lathrop, CA.

 

Our RNs provide patient care in skilled nursing facilities, assisted living facilities, retirement centers and home care.

 

 

Qualifications:
  • Nursing candidates must possess a minimum of one (1) year (paid) work 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.
  • Currently licensed as a Registered Nurse in the state where the VITAS program is located.
  • The Full-Time Registered Nurse will work Monday - Friday from 8a-5p and rotate on-call at night and on weekends with other team members.
  • Responsible for providing patient care in homes, skilled nursing facilities, assisted living facilities, retirement facilities, acute and sub-acute care facilities as needed.
  • The full-time RN will provide patient care throughout San Joaquin County and parts of Western Contra Costa County. 
  • Qualified nursing candidates will reside in San Joaquin 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 CA RN state licensure.
  • ADN required.
Special Instructions to Candidates:
EOE/AA
M/F/D/V