RN Day

Employer
Location
MJHS Hospice & Palliative Care, Bronx, NY
Salary
Competitive
Posted
9/4/2017
Closes
10/4/2017
Specialty
Nurse Practitioner
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
 
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  We believe that nurses give their best care when they know they are being cared for too. When you work for MJHS, you’ll be valued and respected for your dedication to world-class patient care. You’ll be encouraged and challenged to learn and grow. Most of all, you’ll be rewarded with work/life programs that help you balance your priorities and enjoy the career you’ve always wanted. You won’t find that everywhere. But you will find it here.  
 
  Overview:
When days cannot be added to a life, we add life to remaining days. Our multidisciplinary teams offer culturally-sensitive, end-of-life and palliative care services to patients and their families at home or in assisted living communities, skilled nursing facilities and hospitals.

Responsibilities:
In this position you will provide end-of-life care to all patients accepted to our Hospice Program and admitted to our Hospice Residence in the Bronx. You will assess, plan intervene and evaluate all care provided to your patients . You will also provide patient and family teaching and document all care provided. You will collaborate with all members of the interdisciplinary team and attend weekly interdiciplinary team meetings, case conferences and any inservices provided.This position consists of twelve-and-a-half hour shifts and you will be required to work every other weekend. home care, nursing, RN, homecare, nurse, hospice, home care hospice, hospice nurse, hospice rn

Qualifications:
  • Graduate from an accredited school of Nursing
  • Licensed to practice as a Registered Professional Nurse in the State of New York.
  • Must have a minimum of two years RN experience in med/surg, oncology, hospice or critical care.
  • Strong critical thinking and communication skills a must.
  • Certification in Hospice and Palliative Care preferred but must obtain certification within one year of hire.

Benefits:
We truly value our staff and further acknowledge their contributions by offering:
  • Employee and family health coverage
  • Competitive salaries
  • Employer contributed pension plan
  • Generous time off
  • Employee tuition reimbursement
  • Dependent tuition reimbursement
  • 403(b) retirement plan

 
 

We are an equal opportunity employer M/F/D/V.

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