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Registered Nurse (RN) Hospice Care

JOB-ID: 2019-69570

Job Title Category Location Job Type Posted
Registered Nurse (RN) Hospice Care Nursing Walnut Creek, California 94598 Full-Time 01-07-2019

New Year | New You | New Opportunities

 

A New 2019 Beginning with VITAS Healthcare!

 

Join our Dynamic Team as Hospice Registered Nurse 

  • Full Time positions
  • Positions available for the following coverage areas:  Oakland, Berkeley, Alameda, Concord, Pittsburg, LaFayette, Moraga, Antioch, Discovery Bay, and Brentwood

Call Radina Haggard, Sr. Talent Acquisition Rep, to schedule your interview at Toll Free: 866-984-8274

 

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.

 

 

Professional Development

  • Develops and achieves professional growth goals and objectives personally and per Team Manager reviews
  • Responsible for attending orientation and regularly scheduled in-services/educational conferences as assigned
  • Participates in orientation of Hospice Aides, Volunteers and other IDG members as assigned
  • Participates in training activities internally within VITAS and externally as assigned

Customer Service

  • 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

 

We offer:

  • 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 Registered Nurse license required
  • A minimum of two years experience in hospice, home health, or community health experience preferred.

Education

  • Associates Degree in Nursing required

Additional Information

EOE/AA M/F/D/V
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