After Hours Visit & Triage RN-Hospice
Company: Signature Service
Posted on: November 5, 2018
Now Hiring! Full-Time Hospice After Hours Visit and Triage Nurse/RN! Coverage Area: Boise, Meridian, Eagle, Star, Emmett, Nampa, Caldwell, Kuna, Melba, Marsing, Homedale Schedule: Thursday at 5:00 PM to Monday at 8:00 AM Signature Healthcare at Home- 3904 E. Flamingo, Suite 100, Nampa, 83687 The Hospice After Hours Visit and Triage Nurse plans, organizes and directs hospice care and is an experienced nurse with an emphasis on education and communication. The After Hours Visit and Triage Nurse builds from the resources of the community to plan and direct services to meet the needs of patients and families within their homes and communities. Will be responsible for on call visits, admissions and phone calls for hospice patients residing in homes and facilities.
- Complete initial assessments of hospice patients, patient's families and caregivers to determine hospice needs.
- Develop, implement and coordinate a plan of care that establishes goals and incorporates palliative nursing actions.
- Provide professional nursing care directly to patients in their current home setting.
- Administer medications and treatments and evaluate patient's response to them.
- Facilitate patient's activities of daily living and efforts toward self-sufficiency, quality of life and optimal comfort care.
- Teach the patient/family/caregivers self-care techniques and recognize opportunities for health counseling.
- Must possess a nursing degree from an accredited college or university; Bachelor's Degree preferred.
- Must possess a current, unencumbered, active license to practice as an RN in this state.
- Current CPR Certification.
- 1-2 years recent experience in hospice, home care, and acute care highly preferred.
- Prior experience supervising nurses, nursing assistants and care aides preferred.
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
- Excellent observation, problem solving, and basic math skills.
- Basic computer skills and knowledge of office technology. Please apply on line for this position here:
Caleb Brunton Signature Healthcare at Home - Regional Recruiter Tel: -C: - F: 1- - Hospice - Home Health - Home Care
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