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Registered Nurse / RN - Hospice | Full Time

Interim HealthCare • Sacramento, CA

Posted 1 month ago

Job Snapshot

Full-Time
Healthcare - Health Services
Health Care

Job Description

Interim HealthCare Hospice believes in providing Care Comfort Choice. We believe providing employees a supporting and nurturing professional environment leads to excellent patient care. If you want a meaningful career and want to become someone’s angel. Call now to find out more about what it takes to become part of our team

 

Summary of RN Case Manager:

Plans, organizes, directs and provides hospice care to meet the identified needs of patients/families in accordance with Interim HealthCare Hospice policies and procedures, accepted standards of nursing practice and palliative care, and applicable laws and regulations.

 

Essential Functions:


  • Completes an initial/comprehensive assessment of the patient/family to determine hospice needs which includes a history of current and previous illness(es), as well as a physical assessment of the patient, with emphasis on the management of pain and other symptoms.

  • Completes ongoing assessments of the patient’s physical status and the psychosocial status of the patient/family.

  • Initiates and develops a plan of care in collaboration with the Interdisciplinary Group (IDG), the patient/family and the attending physician.

  • Makes necessary revisions to the IDG plan of care as the patient’s/family’s status and needs change.

  • Primarily responsible for the coordination of care among IDG members and other healthcare providers external to the IDG, to ensure the continuous assessment of the patient/family needs, as well as the implementation of the IDG plan of care to guide the delivery of services and achieve the goals of hospice care.

  • Evaluates and coordinates the need for services provided to the patient/family in accordance with the IDG plan of care.

  • Facilitates the consideration of another level of care (i.e. inpatient, respite, continuous care) when indicated by the patient’s/family’s status/needs.

  • Administers medications and treatments as prescribed by the physician and in accordance with nursing standards of practice.

  • Ensures that equipment, supplies, drugs and biologicals and other necessary items and services are available.

  • Provides education and interventions to support the effective management of the patient’s pain and other physical symptoms as well as assesses the patient/family’s response to intervention and treatment.

  • Provides education/instructions to the patient/family in accordance with the IDG plan of care.

  • Directs the services provided by and supervises the LPN/LVN, Hospice Aide, and Homemaker assigned to the patient/family.

  • Completes accurate and timely documentation of patient/family services provided.

  • Regularly attends Interdisciplinary Group meetings.

  • Participates in on-call duties as defined by the office on-call policy.

  • Actively participates in the quality assessment and performance improvement (QAPI) program.




Job Requirements

Minimum Education & Experience Requirements:


  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing.

  • Licensed to practice as a RN in the state in which employed. License is active and in good standing.

  • Twelve (12) months of accumulated experience as a registered nurse within the last five (5) years or, if no experience within the last five (5) years, evidence of current (within the last 12 months) clinical knowledge as deemed appropriate by the DHCS.

  • One (1) year of hospice care experience preferred.

  • Able to provide proof of valid driver’s license and valid auto liability insurance.

  • Understands principles of pain/symptom management.

  • Able to read and interpret technical instructions related to the care of the patient.

  • Knowledge and commitment to the hospice philosophy of care.

  • Demonstrates excellent observation, verbal and written communication skills, problem solving skills, basic math skills; nursing skills per competency checklist.

  • Ability to work as a member of an interdisciplinary group.

  • Able to effectively communicate with clinical and non-clinical employees, patients and family/caregivers.

  • Able to perform and prioritize multiple functions or tasks.

  • Able to effectively deal with multiple changes.

  • Meets applicable federal and state health requirements to provide patient care as appropriate.

  • Meets the requirements of federal and/or state criminal and abuse background checks where applicable.

  • Able to provide proof of current CPR certification.




Job Benefits

  • Locally Owned and Operated
  • Free Education Courses
  • Flexible Assignment to fit your Needs
  • Competitive Salary and Benefits
  • Paid Time Off
  • 401K
  • Sign-on Bonus
  • Health Coverage
  • Dental Coverage
  • Paid Holidays


Company Overview

Interim HealthCare is America's leading provider of home care, hospice and healthcare staffing. We offer one of the most comprehensive selections of career opportunities in the industry ranging from per diem to full-time.

If you're looking for a stable career opportunity, look no further. We offer the security of working for an established company. Nationally, Interim HealthCare has been providing great jobs to great people for over 50 years and there are more than 300 offices across the country. That kind of stability combined with our commitment to integrity makes us your perfect career partner.
Interim HealthCare is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Each Interim HealthCare location is independently owned and operated. ©2018 Interim HealthCare Inc.

Other Info
  • Job City: Sacramento
  • Job State: CA
  • Employee Type: Full Time
Job ID: 1350-000018
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