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6/30/2017
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Hospice Nurse - RN Inpatient Center
Seasons Hospice & Palliative Care | Chicago, Illinois
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Job Description


Job ID: 2017-5476
Coverage Area: Seasons Hospice In-Patient Center located within Holy Cross Hospital
Scheduled Hours: Full-time; three 12-hour shifts per week; 7am - 7:30pm; includes rotating weekends

Description

A hospice nurse understands that it is the small things that matter.  A warm smile and reassuring touch that shows you care.  A kind word that soothes the heart and fosters a personal connection.  A hospice nurse believes in the importance of building relationships, and is ready to make a difference.

 

Hospice nursing isn't just a job, it's a calling.  Here at Seasons Hospice, nurses are at the forefront of the care we provide.  We tailor our orientation program to each specific nurse using a combination of e-learning and hands-on training at the bedside, giving our nurses the education and tools they need to guide and care for our patients at one of the most critical times in their lives.  The reward for doing so is immeasurable.

 

Consider joining the Seasons team today: where those who give, receive. 

 


The Hospice Nurse - RN Inpatient Center will provide nursing assessment, planning and care to maximize the comfort and health of patients and families in accordance with the interdisciplinary plan of care. The Hospice Nurse - RN Inpatient Center will participate in the planning and coordination of care with patients and family, as well as fostering communication between families, patients, and their care teams. Seasons Hospice & Palliative Care team members work and thrive in a true multi-disciplinary environment while addressing the psychosocial, spiritual and physical aspects of patient care. Join us in making a difference every day to patients and families coping with end of life illness.

Qualification

Registered Nurse license in state(s) practicing.

Current Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certification.

Previous experience in hospice, home health, general medical surgical or patient population specific (i.e.: geriatrics, pediatric, etc.) nursing.

Willingness to serve on-call.

Additional compensation provided for Hospice Certification.

Must have reliable automobile, valid driver’s license, and the minimum state required liability auto insurance.

Demonstrated commitment to Seasons Hospice’s philosophy of care, values, mission statement and organizational culture.

 

KEYWORDS: NC1

About Seasons Hospice & Palliative Care

At Seasons Hospice, our only goal is to provide the care you or your loved one needs at a critical time in life. It's also nice to know that you will always have a real person to answer your questions or offer the help you need when you call Seasons. Among the services we provide are regular visits by registered hospice nurses who have expertise in pain and symptom management. Also, we provide home health aids, psychological support for residents and families, companionship plus spiritual and bereavement support during and after terminal illness. We also provide innovative therapies such as speech, music and pet therapy that add quality to our patients' lives.

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