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Admissions Nurse

VITAS Type Full time Posted 7/2/2014
Salary - n/a - Starts 8/25/2014
CA - California (All) - Irvine Referral - n/a -    

Admissions Nurse

Job ID: 2014-33445
Location: Orange County
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.

 

 

This is a per-diem Admission Nurse position providing patient care throughout Orange County.  The per-diem days will vary throughout the week and on weekends from 10am-7pm or 12pm-9pm as needed. 

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 where the VITAS program is located.  
  • Knowledge of clinical manifestations of diseases and ability to develop VITAS specific clinical knowledge.
  • Qualified candidates will reside in Orange County in order to respond to patient/family needs in a timely manner.
  • Bilingual in Vietnamese/English or Spanish/English strongly preferred but not required.
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