RN Acute Care Hospice - Portland Hospice Services

Legacy Health

Posted 1 year ago

Listing Type: Nursing
Employment Type: Nursing
Shift: Variable
Education Level: Not Stated
Certificates: BLS
Experience Level: All|Experienced
Compensation: NA

Job Title:

RN Acute Care Hospice - Portland Hospice Services

Work Location:

NE Davis Building - Portland OR

Department:

Hospice Services

Shift:

Evening/Night

Status:

On Call - Requires 24 shifts/yr; 10% differential/no benefits

Budgeted Hrs/Wk:

0

Hours:

TBD

Work Days:

Variable schedule + call/standby, weekends required

Job Number:

17-0545

Salary Min:

37.28

Salary Max:

54.22

Shift Differentials:

Eves $2.45/hr, Nts $5.75/hr, Wknd $2.00/hr

Bonus/Relo Eligible:

Critical To Fill:

Union:

Non-union

Job Code:

06149

Job Description:

RN ACUTE CARE HOSPICE

Performs professional community health nursing visits and services for terminally ill patients and their families. Provides pain and symptom management appropriate to the patient needs. Member of the Hospice Inter-Disciplinary Team (IDT), coordinates/ assists in the implementation of the plan of care for the terminal patient and their family/caregiver. Completes nursing assessment and provides palliative treatment and symptom management. Responsibilities may include making initial visits to admit patient, initiating and contributing to the revision of the hospice plan of care. Preparation of timely clinical documentation. Participation in IDT and case conferencing as appropriate and contributing to the coordination of services to the patient.   

Job Qualifications:

Education: As required by licensure.

Experience: One year registered nursing experience or completion of either the Legacy Health RN Residency program or a nursing residency program that is equivalent in content, curriculum and duration. Additional clinical experience requirements may vary dependent upon the specific department in which the position is utilized. 

Hospice experience or one year medical/surgical acute care or long-term skilled nursing experience preferred.

Licensure: Current applicable state RN license required; AHA BLS for Healthcare Providers. Valid driver’s license; Certified Hospice and Palliative Nurse (CHPN) from the National Board for Certification of Hospice & Palliative Nurses (NBCHPN) preferred. 

Knowledge/Skills:

Working knowledge of and the ability to apply the basic principles and techniques of community hospice nursing in a variety of home settings.

Must possess excellent clinical nursing skills and be able to utilize problem-solving techniques.

Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with professional groups, volunteers and the general public.

Must possess excellent communication skills both verbal and in writing.

Keyboard skills and ability to navigate electronic systems applicable to job functions.

PREFERRED EMPLOYEE PROFILE:

Follows guidelines set forth in the Preferred Employee Profile.  

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