Weekend Triage/Visit RN Hospice of St. Francis - Melbourne, FL
Company: Hospice of St. Francis
Posted on: January 9, 2022
$7000 SIGN ON BONUS!
8 am - 8 pm- Saturday, Sunday and Monday
COMPETITIVE PAY AND BENEFITS!
The Weekend RN is a Registered Nurse who is responsible for the
accurate assessment of each patient's status, problems and needs.
The weekend nurse collects and analyzes data from the patient's
medical history and nursing assessment to complete admission
paperwork, start initial LCD with supporting documentation and
profiles new patients in Hospice Pharmacia. The weekend nurse also
answers triage calls. All care directly provided or coordinated by
the Weekend RN is in conformance with federal/state regulations.
Differential paid when working.
- Coordinates care of patient during weekend hours with on-call
social worker and case managers at local hospitals.
- Prepares complete and accurate documentation in accordance with
all SFR policies and procedures, Federal/State regulations and
- Maintains strict confidentiality and respect for patient/family
privacy and possessions.
- Provides emotional support to patient/family and other
- Participates in performance improvement and quality control
- Increases knowledge of palliative care through active
participation in educational opportunities.
- Assists patient/family with understanding requirements during
implementation of a disaster plan.
- Participates in orientation and education of SFR
- Attends monthly nurses meetings and educational training
sessions as scheduled by the Director of Clinical Services.
EDUCATION AND/OR TRAINING REQUIRED:
Requires an Associate degree in nursing or a diploma certificate
from an approved nursing program. Bachelor's degree preferred.
Requires a valid current Florida Registered Nurse License and a
valid Florida Driver's License.
EXPERIENCE/SPECIFIC SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED:
One to two years experience in home health, oncology, acute care or
public health. Ability to read, write and speak English. Bi-lingual
preferred. Ability to manage time and triage phone calls received
from patients, families and physicians. Excellent communication and
Ability to lift, push, pull twenty five (25) pounds without
difficulty. Good visual and audio acuity. Ability to work
effectively under varying degrees of stress.
Associates or better in (RN) Registered Nurse.
Registered Nurse or better in (RN) Registered Nurse.
2-3 years: hospice
2-3 years: home health
Licenses & Certifications
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