Palliative Care RN needed to provide skilled nursing care and to participate in the implementation and coordination of Hospice patients' Plan of Care.
Perform and administer skilled assessment and nursing care within the scope of nursing practice in accordance with the patient's Plan of Care.
Monitor and document the patients' response to care and consult with the RN Case Mgr., the patients' physician, Hospice Medical Director, and/or other IDG memebers when a change in the plan of care is indicated.
Participate in on-call rotation according to Agency policy and branch procedures.
Complete and submit appropriate documentation in a timely manner.
Provide instruction and support to patients and caregivers regarding the patients' care and medical status.
Current CA RN license.
One year of employment as an RN.
Home Health/Hospice experience required.
Experience in a medical/surgical acute care setting preferred.