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Hospice After Hours / Weekend Triage Nurse

Company:
Executive Search Solutions
Location:
Orange, California, United States
Posted:
November 17, 2016

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Description:

Hospice After Hours / Weekend Triage Nurse – Orange, CA

We have a new employment opportunity for a Hospice RN / After Hours / Weekend Triage Nurse who will provide care to patients with end-of-life needs by performing initial assessments, implementing the plan of care, and anticipating and meeting the needs of patients facing terminal illness in Orange, California. The successful candidate will be a Registered Nurse with a solid clinical background.

Hospice After Hours/Weekend Triage Nurse responsibilities:

• Assessing the needs of terminally ill patients & families, addressing symptoms and providing comfort for the dying patient

• Developing and implementing a hospice care plan to provide relief of suffering, control of symptoms, and restoration of functional capacity when possible, while respecting the patient’s goals and family values

• Performing interventions based on the plan of care and Hospice policies & procedures

• Anticipating disease progression and implications for symptom management

• Collaborating and communicating with the Interdisciplinary Team including physician when appropriate

Hospice Registered Nurse qualifications:

• CA RN license in good standing

• Graduate from an accredited nursing program

• Impeccable verbal and written communication skills required

• Prior hospice / palliative care experience required

• Valid driver’s license, auto insurance, reliable transportation to patient homes throughout San Diego County

Please click apply now, call Tony Perry at 877-493-7237, email resume to TPerry@essusa.net, or fax resume to 877-685-8779 to be considered for this position. We look forward to hearing from you.