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Registered Nurse (RN) - Home Care

Job Description

The VITAS Nurse is a member of the interdisciplinary team and is the pivotal person in identifying the physical, psychological, social and spiritual needs of the patient and family.  Responsible for initiating the appropriate intervention and support for the patient and family upon admission to VITAS and provides a continuously appropriate, comprehensive and responsive plan of care.  This position is based out of the San Francisco Bay Program's main office located in Milpitas, CA. 

Our RNs may be placed in skilled nursing facilities, assisted living facilities, retirement centers and home care as needed.

This is a full-time Registered Nurse Case Manager position providing patient care throughout Santa Clara County and reporting out of the main office located in Milpitas, CA.  This position requires rotation of on-call at night and on weekends with other team members.

Job Requirements

  • Completion of course study as required to acquire CA RN state licensure.
  • ADN required.
  • Qualified candidates must possess a minimum of one (1) year working experience as a Registered Nurse within the last five (5) years.
  • Minimum of one (1) year experience in a hospital, medical/surgical, ICU, ER, hospice or home health strongly preferred.
  • The full-time days/hours for this position are Monday-Friday 8a-5p and rotation of on-call responsibilities at night and on weekends required.
  • Currently licensed as a Registered Nurse where the VITAS program is located.
  • The full-time RN will provide patient care throughout Santa Clara County and qualified candidates will reside in this area in order to respond to patient/family needs in a timely manner.
  • Reliable transportation with appropriate insurance coverage required.  Mileage reimbursement provided.


Job Snapshot

Post Date 9/14/2014
Location Milpitas, CA
Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Health Care, Nurse
Education 2 Year Degree
Experience 2 to 3 years
Manages Others Not Specified
Industry Healthcare - Health Services
Required Travel Road Warrior
Job ID 16148458
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