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Hospice - On-Call RN

Company: Care Initiatives Hospice
Location: West Des Moines
Posted on: October 10, 2020

Job Description:

PURPOSE OF THIS POSITION

The registered nurse is responsible to provide all weekend on-call nursing services to Care Initiatives patients, including telephonic and in-person management of patients, families, caregivers, referral sources, and community. In addition, scheduled visits may be assigned during this time. Responsible to oversee licensed practical nurses assigned to Care Initiatives Hospice patients; responsible to establish and manage hospice aide/hospice homemaker services provided to patients/families/caregivers. Functions according to operational policies and procedures to meet patient/family/caregiver needs in compliance with federal, state, and local requirements, Care Initiatives Hospice Policies and Procedures, and Care Initiatives Hospice Clinical Team Procedures.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTION

Completes initial nursing assessment/evaluation of patients.

Coordinates implementation of initial care plan for patients.

Completes comprehensive nursing assessment/evaluation of patients.

Coordinates development and implementation of comprehensive care plan.

Regularly re-evaluates patients’ needs revising care plan as needed and communicating patient assessments to the team.

QUALIFICATIONS

Requirements

Must be 18 years of age or older

Functional literacy in English

Insurable by Care Initiatives’ auto insurance carrier and have automobile liability insurance

Some travel

Education/Certification/License

Registered nursing education

Current, valid Iowa registered nurse license

Current Iowa driver’s license

Current, valid CPR certification

Obtain Hospice and Palliative Registered Nurse Certification (CHPN) within three (3) years of employment (optional)

Knowledge

Knowledge of care of the terminally ill

Knowledge of federal and state hospice regulations and laws

Experience

Minimum two year recent clinical experience in hospice, home health, medical/surgical, oncology, or public health nursing

Skills/Abilities

Demonstrated patience, tactful, supportive and sensitive approach to patient/family/caregiver needs

Ability to plan, organize and utilize patient/family teaching principles regarding health care needs

Ability to exercise independent judgment, plan and organize

Ability to effectively communicate both orally and in writing

Ability to access businesses and patient homes

Ability to provide lifting, turning and ambulatory assistance to patients

Ability to function with minimal supervision

Willingness to handle difficult situations

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