Registered Nurse - Hospice
Company: KA Recruiting Inc.
Posted on: January 13, 2022
Hospice/Palliative Medicine opening in Fairfield, Connecticut.
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Full-time Hospice Registered Nurse needed in Connecticut!(Reference
Code: KAM) The Hospice RN case manager is responsible for providing
skilled nursing care, the coordination of all patient care
services, and the oversight of care provided by home health aide.
Qualification Requirements:* Graduate of an accredited RN program.
* Connecticut State Licensed Registered Nurse with a minimum of one
year of clinical experience. * Previous Home Care/Hospice
experience. * Must possess basic computer skills. Essential Job
Responsibilities:* Provides skilled nursing care including
administration of medications and treatments as prescribed in
physician's plan of care for patients in their home setting. *
Performs a comprehensive assessment and coordinates the plan of
care with all disciplines associated with patient's needs,
including family and primary care givers. * Observes, evaluates and
reports on the patient's physical and emotional status to nursing
supervisor and the attending physician whenever change occurs. *
Participates in weekly Interdisciplinary Team Meetings, providing
updates on patient's physical, emotional, psychosocial, and
spiritual status. * Attends all required staff meetings to enhance
professional development * Maintains and processes all
documentation in compliance with agency standards * Will utilize
computer based documentation system and submit all required
clinical documentation, time records and other required information
in required time frame. * Instructs, orients and supervises other
clinical personnel as necessary * Provides input to Home Health
Aide Supervisor as needed for purpose of hospice aide evaluation. *
May act as a liaison with institutions to promote continuity of
care as the patient moves from level of care to another. * May
participate in community activities as a representative of the
agency. * Participates in weekend rotation and on call rotation as
needed. * May perform other duties as assigned. Offering
competitive compensation and benefits!!For more information, please
submit your resume for review or email it to me directly:
Keywords: KA Recruiting Inc., Fairfield , Registered Nurse - Hospice, Healthcare , Fairfield, Connecticut
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