Hospice Registered Nurse (RN), Per Diem

US-NJ-Jersey City
3 weeks ago
Position ID
2017-19313
Category
Registered Nurse
07302

Overview

  • BAYADA Home Health Care is currently seeking a Registered Nurse, RN, for per diem hours (Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays preferred but not required) performing hospice visits for our New Jersey Hudson Hospice (NHH) office, located in Jersey City, NJ
  • This office services clients in territories throughout Bergen, Hudson, Pasaaic and Union Counties NJ. Being bi-lingual in Spanish is a plus.
  • As a registered nurse, you will be an integral member of a multi-disciplinary health care team that provides comprehensive end-of-life medical, social, and spiritual care, comfort, and support to patients and their family members.

 

 

 

 

Responsibilities

Responsibilities for a Hospice RN include:

  • Making home visits to clients in designated geographic territories.
  • Performing assigned duties, including administration of medication, wound care, treatments, and procedures.
  • Monitoring clients' conditions; reporting changes to Clinical or Client Services Manager.
  • Following up with, executing, and properly documenting doctors' orders.
  • Performing client assessments as necessary.

Qualifications

Qualifications for a Hospice RN include:

  • A current license as a Registered Nurse in New Jersey
  • At least one year of recent, verifiable experience as an RN.
  • Prior hospice experience required
  • Graduate from an accredited and approved nursing program, as indicated by school transcript or diploma.
  • Demonstrated ability to read, write, and effectively communicate in English (Spanish a plus)
  • Ability to work independently and manage time effectively.
  • Strong interpersonal skills.
  • Solid computer skills; prior experience with electronic medical records (EMR) preferred.
  • Ability to travel to cases as assigned.

 

Apply now for immediate consideration. 

 

 

 

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Posted Date

11/1/2017

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