RN Care24 Nights - $40,000 Sign-on Bonus
Company: Avow Hospice
Posted on: November 26, 2022
$40,000 Sign-On Bonus Available This is a full-time RN position
supporting the night shift: 3(12s) 8pm - 8:30am, and every other
weekend. Under physician's orders, the Hospice Nurse is responsible
for identifying the physical and emotional needs of the
patient/family and for coordinating the care necessary to meet
these needs in order to maximize patient comfort and to enhance the
quality of life for the patient/family. Job Duties and
Responsibilities Utilizes a systematic process to assess the
physical and emotional needs of the patient to provide the
framework from which patient care is planned.
Completes the Patient Assessment Form/Patient Care Note within
established guidelines and document such findings (in the EMR) in a
timely manner on a specific device.
Recognizes, reports and documents significant findings/changes in
the patient's condition to the clinical manager and/or
Assesses the need for medical supplies, equipment and medication on
a regular and consistent basis.
Assesses the need for alternative levels of care options when
.Contributes to the development of an Interdisciplinary Treatment
Plan in collaboration with the multidisciplinary team providing a
comprehensive plan of care.
Identifies additional problems/needs and contributes to the initial
plan of care started on admission and continues to update the plan
of care as necessary and required.
Identifies patient/family educational needs and develops a teaching
plan utilizing resources available.
Participates in IDG
Implements and directs plan of care in an organized and efficient
manner in accordance with applicable policies and procedures.
Implements physician directed care in a timely manner.
Implements nursing interventions and procedures for physical and
emotional needs based on the plan of care.
Plans the administration of and/or administers medication with
knowledge of actions, contraindications, side effects and desired
Communicates with other team members and/or outside services and
nursing agencies to provide coordination of care.
Provides information and direction to the HHAs/CNAs, documenting
supervision according to policy.
Completes documentation accurately, concisely and in a timely
Reports all infections/suspected infections on the appropriate
Attends/prepares the body after death, providing emotional support
to the family and direction for arrangements as needed within
Continually evaluates the plan of care, the nursing care provided
and the patient's response to the care so that adjustments may be
Evaluates the effectiveness of the nursing interventions in meeting
the identified physical and emotional needs, making revisions on
the plan of care.
Communicates with the physician informing him/her of the patient's
status as the condition changes.
Notifies the physician at the time of death.
Performs chart reviews as assigned.
Performs other related work as needed and as directed by the
clinical manager and/or director.
Is available for holiday, on-call, weekend, illness and vacation
coverage as needed.
Follows the Compliance and Ethics Program.
Other duties as assigned Education/Experience: Associates Degree in
Nursing, Bachelor in Nursing (BSN) degree preferred. Language
Skills: Communication skills of reading, writing, and speaking in
English. Mathematical Skills: Math skills needed including
addition, subtraction, multiplication, division and
percentages/fractions with ability to calculate medication doses.
Nurse must successfully pass the math test given at time of
interview prior to starting orientation and annually. Certificates,
Licenses, Registrations: Current Registered Nurse License to
practice in the state of Florida CPR required upon hire and
maintained. CHPN preferred; Required within 2 years of employment.
Valid Florida Driver's License required. Core Values: Innovation:
We embrace change and are always looking at creative ways to solve
problems and serve new populations. Integrity: We are honest,
hardworking, fiscally responsible professionals driven solely by
the well-being of our patients, their loved ones, and the
communities we serve. Collaboration: We know we cannot achieve
everything we want without working hand-in-hand with each other,
with our healthcare partners, and with the community. Celebration:
We believe in the importance of celebrating life and relationships.
Education: We believe it is important not only to serve the
community but to educate community members about our services and
the role we can play at the end of life. Avow is a Tobacco Free
Organization which includes but is not limited to cigarettes,
electronic cigarettes, vaping, cigars, cigarillos, pipes, chewing
tobacco, snuff, dip, and loose tobacco smoked via pipe or hookah.
And due to the above, Avow will only hire Nicotine Free
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