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Hospice Registered Nurse

Company:
Executive Search Solutions
Location:
Reno, Nevada, United States
Posted:
November 08, 2018

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Description:

Hospice Registered Nurse – Reno, NV

We have a new employment opportunity for a Hospice RN / Hospice 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 Reno, Nevada. The successful candidate will be a Registered Nurse with a solid clinical background.

Hospice Registered 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:

• NV RN license in good standing

• Graduate from an accredited nursing program

• Current BCLS certification

• Current health certificate/physical examination and TB testing.

• Impeccable verbal and written communication skills required

• Prior hospice / palliative care experience required

• Valid driver’s license, auto insurance, reliable transportation to patient homes

Please click apply now, call Joel Reed at 360-695-1246 for more info, email JReed@essusa.net, or fax resume to 888-890-4788 to be considered for this Hospice Registered Nurse position in Reno, NV. We look forward to hearing from you.