Hospice Staff RN – In-patient Unit

  • Houston Hospice
  • Houston, TX, USA
  • Jul 12, 2023
Full time Nurse

Job Description

Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Provide direct nursing care appropriate for a licensed RN.
  • Participate in the development of the patient’s plan of care and coordinate the services and activities of the multidisciplinary team in respect to the plan of care.
  • Document activities and assessments in the clinical information system and appropriately updates team members.
  • Provide support to patient’s family/friends including education, expectations, and reporting changes in condition.
  • Support the organization’s goals, initiatives, and value system.
  • Understand and is compliant with organizational policies and processes relating to regulatory, accreditation and privacy standards.

 

Qualifications:

  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing, Bachelor’s degree preferred.
  • Current Texas RN license.
  • Current certification in basic life support.
  • Ability to function as part of an interdisciplinary team.
  • Good interpersonal skills – able to effectively relate and communicate with team members and patients from a diverse community.
  • Knowledge and experience in a hospice or hospital setting is preferred.
  • Experience using a clinical information system ERP is preferred.