Job Title: RN – Float-Per Diem
Status: Per Diem
Supervisor: Nursing Supervisor
Shift: Per Diem Float for Assessments and Home Team
For Assessments: Provides initial nursing assessment and admission (if indicated) on patient referrals to Hospice Care. Coordinates initial services for patients. Develops initial plan of care. Participates in on-call schedule and PRN visits as requested by Nursing Supervisor. Performs other related duties as required.
For Home Team: Provides skilled nursing care, case management, and other clinical support services to patient/families in the home setting. Performs other related duties as required.
Graduate from an approved school of professional nursing
Current unrestricted WV license to practice as a registered nurse.
Two years of professional nursing experience in hospice/home health preferred.
Physical Demands / Work Environment:
Visual & hearing acuity sufficient to auscultate BP, hear verbal instructions and communication from clients, respond to emergency alarms, and answer the telephone.
Must be able to deal effectively with stress, patients and their families, multiple tasks, noise, interruptions, and emotional loss, and to work cooperatively with other members of the interdisciplinary team while maintaining a pleasant and professional demeanor.
If you are interested in applying for this opening, either:
1 – Fill out the online application below with resume and/or cover letter and submit OR
2 – You can print out our application by clicking here, fill it out, and mail to: HospiceCare, 1606 Kanawha Blvd W., Charleston, WV 25387