Hospice Registered Nurse - RN

7 days left

Employer
Reliance Hospice Services
Location
Burbank, CA, US
Salary
Competitve
Posted
Aug 23, 2017
Closes
Sep 27, 2017
Ref
ab5117946
Specialty
Hospice
Contract Type
Permanent
Job Description

We are seeking a HOSPICE REGISTERED NURSE to join our team! You will be responsible for the assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of assigned patients.

Responsibilities:

  • Admit patient into the hospice program
  • Administer nursing care to terminally ill patients
  • Establish patient care plans
  • Monitor and report changes in patient conditions
  • Communicate with collaborating physicians, nurses, MSW and chaplain (IDT) regarding patient care
  • Educate patients, caregiver and family member about symptom management and End-of Life Care
  • Do Supervisory Visits every 14 days
  • Maintain accurate patient medical records
  • Provide advice and emotional support to patients and their family members

Qualifications:

  • Previous experience in hospice or other nursing fields
  • Familiarity with medical software and equipment
  • Ability to build rapport with patients
  • Strong problem solving and critical thinking skills
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment

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