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Registered Nurse (RN) - Hospice
Ref No.: 18-14877
Location: Madsion, Wisconsin
Position Type:Direct Placement
Start Date: 10/10/2018
Job Description:
  • Required Registered Nurse (RN) - Hospice
  • Number of openings - 1

Requirement:
  • Associates degree in Nursing with one year progressively responsible hospice nursing experience or any combination of education and experience that provides equivalent knowledge, skills or abilities
  • Prior home care, acute care, triage, or other nursing experience may be considered in lieu of hospice experience
  • Current state of Wisconsin RN licensure required

Responsibilities:
  • Travels to patient homes and facilities to provide skilled nursing care within the established hospice plan of care
  • Provides direct patient care including performance of tasks such as taking vitals, performing wound care, IV care, ostomy care, blood draws, injections, and the physical assessment of the overall patient's medical condition
  • Reviews, sets-up, and administers medications as necessary per the established hospice plan of care
  • Ensures patients assessments and reassessments are completed in a timely and accurate manner
  • Works in collaboration with the hospice team members to assure coordination of care is provided to manage pain and ensure quality end-of-life care
  • Communicates with other members of the patient's care team on the patient's condition
  • Contacts and consults with the hospice team regarding the plan of care
  • Provides information, instruction and education to the patient, patient family members and caregivers in proper care
  • Verifies that instructions are being followed and carried-out
  • Assists in assigning and monitoring the work of Hospice Aides and Hospice Licensed Practical Nurses
  • Provides instruction and training as necessary
  • Completes and submits timesheets or time logs to supervisor on a timely basis which accurately document hours, mileage, travel and other reimbursable and non-reimbursable time worked
  • Provides backup to home care patient home visits
  • Assists with audits as requested

Shifts:
  • Monday - Friday, 8:00am - 4:30pm, this position requires some weekday and weekend on-call responsibilities and some weekend and holiday rotation

Skills:
  • Nursing
  • Hospice RN


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