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Hospice Registered Nurse

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Date: Sep 14, 2018

Location: Austin, TX, US, 78759

Company: Envision

St. John Hospice

RN (Full Time)

St. John Hospice has a Full Time RN Case Manager opportunity in Tulsa!

 

 

This position is responsible for evaluation, referrals and coordinating patient/family needs.  Under physician orders, the Registered Nurse is responsible for identifying and coordinating patient/family needs and for providing preventative and supportive care to the terminally ill patient/family unit.  The RN utilizes assessment, intervention and teaching skills for caring for the patient/family unit, in collaboration with the hospice team members.  Provides direct care as indicated and reports to appropriate hospice team members.

 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Actively engage in QAPI initiatives and compliance activities.
  • Take part in professional development to maintain qualifications for role; completes CBTs in a timely manner.
  • Document clinical findings clearly and in a concise manner while maintaining the patient clinical record according to practice standards.
  • Evaluates services provide by the Hospice Aide every two weeks.
  • Maintain productivity standards.
  • Promote efficiency in use of supplies and visit utilization including mileage.

 

Perform comprehensive initial and ongoing assessment of patients and families, and develop initial treatment plan, modifying as appropriate with interdisciplinary team focus.  Educate the patient and family regarding terminal care

 

Minimum Qualifications:

  •  Education/Licensing/Certification:
  • Graduate of accredited school of nursing.
  • BSN preferred.
  • Current State Nursing License (RN).
  • Possess valid driver’s license, proof of insurance and access to automobile.

 

Experience:

  • Two (2) years recent clinical experience with preferred experience in the care of terminally ill patients and their families.

 

Knowledge and Skills:

  • Able to fulfill shared on-call responsibilities when assigned.


Nearest Major Market: Austin

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