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Registered Nurse (RN) Full-time

VITAS Type Full time Posted 6/7/2014
Salary - n/a - Starts 8/27/2014
CA - California (All) - Riverside Referral - n/a -    

Registered Nurse (RN) Full-time

Job ID: 2013-23711
Location: Inland Empire
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.  The full-time Registered Nurse will be assigned to a patient care team but must be willing to provide patient care throughout Riverside and San Bernardino Counties when on-call as needed.

 

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

 

This is a full-time RN Case Manager position and part of an interdisciplinary team of clinicians providing hospice/home health care.  This position is assigned to a team by demographic location and will also rotate on-call at night and on weekends with other team members covering patient care throughout Riverside and San Bernardino Counties.

Qualifications:
  • Qualified candidates must possess a minimum of one (1) year experience as a Registered Nurse within the last five (5) years.
  • Two (2) years experience in hospice, medical/surgical or home health preferred.
  • Currently licensed as a Registered Nurse where the VITAS program is located.
  • The full-time Registered Nurse will work with an interdisciplinary team of clinicians providing patient care on designated teams in San Bernardino and Riverside Counties.
  • Must be able to rotate on-call responsibilities at night and on weekends with other team members as needed--covering patient care throughout Riverside and San Bernardino Counties.
  • Reliable transportation with appropriate insurance coverage required.  Mileage reimbursement provided.
  • Qualified candidates will reside in either Riverside or San Bernardino County in order to respond to patient/family needs in a timely manner.

 

 

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