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Admissions Nurse

VITAS Type Full time Posted 7/2/2014
Salary - n/a - Starts 8/20/2014
GA - Georgia (All) - Atlanta Referral - n/a -    

Admissions Nurse

Job ID: 2013-25789
Location: Atlanta Metro
Min. Exp.(Yrs): 2
Category: Nursing

The Admissions Nurse is a registered nurse and an Interdisciplinary Team Member whose primary responsibility is to present VITAS services and philosophy to patients and families in a manner that results in the admission of appropriate patients.

 

Our Registered Nurses may be placed in skilled nursing facilities, assisted living facilities, VITAS inpatient units, retirement centers and home care to perform admissions.

 

 

Qualifications:
  • Qualified candidates must have a minimum of two (2) years working experience as a Registered Nurse.
  • Must be currently licensed as a RN in the state of Georgia.
  • This is a full-time position requiring the RN to work forty (40) hours per week and rotate on-call responsibilities at night and on weekends with other team members. 
  • Must have knowledge of clinical manifestations of diseases and the ability to develop VITAS specific clinical knowledge.
Education:
  • Bachelor's degree preferred from an accredited college/university with consideration also given to international equivalent.
  • ADN required.
  • Previous oncology experience preferred.
  • Previous sales experience preferred.
Special Instructions to Candidates:
EOE/AA
M/F/D/V