Performed as a charge nurse in the In-Patient Unit and took care of patients in a crisis, such as pain, shortness of breath, and patients who were actively dying. Helped take care of patients admitted for respite care and caregiver breakdown. Worked collaboratively with all hospice team members to help patients and family members meet their end-of-life goals. Performed skills such as assessments, vital signs, wound care, administered medications ordered ,and pronounced patients upon their death. Admitted and discharged patients per policy, and provided timely documentation of patient services based on plan of care. Provided education to the patients and families about disease progression, medications, and end-of-life care. Learned how to provide comfort, and ease suffering by providing emotional support when needed.