Experience:
1-3 years of experience
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Employment Type:
Full time
Posted:
3/12/2018
Job Category:
Nursing
On-Call RN Nurse Evenings and Weekends 7 days on 7 days off
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Cypress Hospice | Berea, OH
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Job Description

Cypress Hospice is looking for an exceptional registered nurse to join our exceptional team people who want to make a difference in the community and in the lives of others.

Cypress Hospice is a hospice provider currently servicing Cuyahoga, Lorain and Medina Counties. Our company is committed to honoring the lives of those we serve by providing compassionate care and support. Together, we can make a difference by Celebrating Life's Journey."

Responsibilities

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Triaging calls after hours on evenings, weekends, and some holidays that assesses nursing needs of the hospice patient, family, and facility staff
  • Making PRN skilled nursing visits to address and manage symptoms after hours
  • Performing routine skilled nursing visits
  • Perform evaluations as needed to determine eligibility
  • Meets with families to provide education on hospice services
  • Performs initial assessments for admission
  • Pronouncement at time of death, post mortem visits
  • Observes for patient changes and reports to physician and team
  • Provide emotional support to patients, families and facility staff
  • Provide education to patient's, families and facility staff regarding end of life care
  • Performs nursing procedures as needed as directed by physician Orders
  • Provide dietary counseling

Requirements

  • Valid Ohio Registered Nursing License
  • Licensed driver with an insured vehicle
  • Critical thinking, analytical, interpersonal and organizational skills
  • Great customer-service minded attitude
  • Compassion
  • Flexibility

Required Experience

  • Nursing: 2 years
  • Hospice Experience not required but preferred
  • Education: Associate's Degree

Included Benefits

  • 401K
  • Supplemented Health Insurance
  • Paid Time Off Days
  • Reimbursed Mileage

Qualifications

Applicants must be eligible to work in the specified location