Company: Health Professional Medical Staffing, LLC
Posted on: January 3, 2022
Job Summary: The Hospice Registered Nurse provides prescribed
nursing care service to Hospice patients and their families in a
home setting, Respite Care Facility (RCFE) or a skilled nursing
facility setting. Essential Functions: Demonstrate ability to
document the full assessment and create a plan of care with
accurate orders, diagnosis, and projection of visits for all
disciplines necessary to support each patient. Demonstrate
understanding and competency in workflows, problem charting,
interventions, and accuracy of input by review of POC at each
visit. Demonstrate understanding of the relationship of clinician
schedule and the time log to validate clinician's day and verify
accuracy of hours reported and processed to payroll. Demonstrate
the ability to gather patient data to enter in the electronic
medical record for the QAPI, including vital signs, unusual
occurrence reports, ESAS, falls and wound care. Demonstrates
knowledge and competency in performing baseline-nursing skills.
Maintains clinical competencies according to network policies.
Administers all medications and treatments according to network
policy and procedure, accepted standards of care and network
guidelines. Communicates effectively with patients, families, and
physicians. Performs accurate assessments, develops, and implements
a written Plan of Care with the patient following physician's
orders and according to Hospice guidelines. Performs and documents
nursing interventions including patient education according to the
Plan of Care and adapts these actions as patient needs change.
Addresses patient needs and problems, nursing intervention and
patient response, safety interventions and education and teaching.
Effectively establishes priorities and delegates responsibilities
appropriately when supervising the LVN and the CHHA. Participation
in interdisciplinary conferences/team meetings as requested by
clinical manager. Makes visits as scheduled and participates in
on-call rotation as required. Job Requirements:Minimum Position
Qualifications: Education: Complete necessary education to attain
RN Licensure in state of California. Experience: One (1) year of
Professional nursing experience. Licenses/Certifications:-- - -- -
-- - Current California RN license. -- - -- - CA Driver's License.
-- - -- - Current automobile liability insurance. -- - -- - Current
Basic Life Support. Preferred Position Qualifications: Experience:
One (1) year of Hospice Registered Nurse experience.
License/Certification: Hospice/Palliative Care Nurse
Keywords: Health Professional Medical Staffing, LLC, Petaluma , Hospice RN, Healthcare , Petaluma, California
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