Supportive, stable hospice team seeks a new recruit. Our nurses have the pleasure of working alongside approachable and kind physicians as well as a culture of excellence in interdisciplinary teamwork. Thorough orientation offered prior to taking call. The on-call RN position is responsible for taking call rotation for after-hours and weekend time. The ideal candidate has a passion for helping others, likes to work independently and with a team, and is ready to take a step in professional development as a nurse.
This position is responsible for taking call 50% of the after hours and weekend time. Duties include providing patient care including symptom management, support of patient and family, performing nursing procedures, coordinating services and completing related paperwork. This position has exposure to communicable disease. The RN assists in the orientation of new staff. Majority of time is spent standing or walking of short distances (up to 60% of work time), with frequent lifting, pushing and pulling of up to 50 lbs. (up to 30% of work time). Performs other duties as assigned. Frequent local travel required.
AR RN License, Auto Liability Insurance, CPR
SPECIFIC EDUCATIONAL AND SKILL COMPETENCIES REQUIRED
A good working knowledge of nursing care practices as usually demonstrated by the completion of a RN program, AR Licensure and one year of clinical nursing experience.