Post by Jobing - As the region's leading hospice since 1978, The Denver Hospice provides an unprecedented level of expert,comprehensive and personalized care. Our programs, our people and our passion form a continuous circle that centers around our patients. More than 30,000 families, friends and medical professionals throughout our community have turned to the circle for expert advice, heart–felt compassion, and a level of care that goes beyond standard practice. The Denver Hospice empowers caregivers by providing an unsurpassed and complete set of resources designed to educate, to comfort, and above all, to provide understanding.
We are currently looking for a RN to join our winning team. Facility: Field Services Department: After Hours Schedule: Full Time Shift: Afterhours/Weekends Hours: Mon – Thur: Midnight to 8:30a Or Baylor Fri – Sun 8p to 8a Associate's Degree Colorado Nursing License Required 3 years of experience required Essential Duties: – Responsible for providing patient/family hospice care in consultation with Primary Physician, Team Manager, and Interdisciplinary Team in accordance with Federal/State Regulations. – Visits patients as determined by phone assessment or by Team Managers/AH Coordinator. Communicates as appropriate to After Hours Coordinator.
– Is available by pager and expected to respond within 5 minutes and ?out the door? within 15 minutes. – Coordinates continuous care plans. Provides appropriate medical documentation.
– Educates patient, family and community regarding hospice services and philosophy. – Will visit patients as needed in various settings (home care, nursing home care, assisted livings in all geographic locations). To learn more about The Denver Hospice, please visit our website www.thedenverhospice.org Requirements: – 2+ years nursing experience in hospice, home health, LTC, ICU, ER, Oncology – Valid driver's license, reliable transportation and auto insurance – Must be willing to drive anywhere in the Denver Metro area as needed – Must be willing to visit patients wherever they are located including residential homes and/or facilities – Knowledge of online patient charting systems highly preferred
Jobing - 8 months ago