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Registered Nurse (RN) Hospice / Palliative Certified

JOB-ID: 2019-71823

Job Title Category Location Job Type Posted
Registered Nurse (RN) Hospice / Palliative Certified Nursing Sacramento, California 95833 Full-Time 04-05-2019

VITAS Healthcare is the nation's leading provider of end-of-life care

 

Join our Dynamic Team as Certified Hospice and Palliative Registered Nurse

  • Full Time positions available
  • Must hold a Hospice and Palliative certification

The VITAS RN is a member of the interdisciplinary team who work together to meet the physical, medical, psychosocial, emotional and spiritual needs of hospice patients and families facing terminal illness and bereavement. The VITAS RN is designated to provide coordination of care, ensure continuous assessment of each patient's and family's needs and implementation of the interdisciplinary plan of care.

 

 

Customer Service

  • Conduct goals of conversation with patients and families
  • Maintains focus on the patient and family experience of care
  • Serves as a patient and family advocate
  • Reports patient/family/customer complaints to Team Manager
  • Participates in patient/family/customer conflict resolution as applicable.
  • Represents the nursing profession, the VITAS site/location and VITAS overall in a positive manner

 

Benefits Include

  • Competitive compensation
  • Health, dental, vision, life and disability insurance
  • Pre-tax healthcare and dependent care flexible spending accounts
  • Life insurance
  • 401(k) plan with numerous investment options and generous company match
  • Cancer and/or critical illness benefit
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Paid Time Off
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Legal Insurance
  • Roadside Assistance
  • Affinity Program

 

Qualifications

  • Current California RN license required
  • A minimum of two years experience in hospice, home health, or community health experience in the last five years.
  • Hospice and Palliative Certification required

Education

  • Associates Degree in Nursing required

Additional Information

EOE/AA M/F/D/V
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