Registered Nurse | Hospice | Full Time

Location
Prescott, Arizona
Salary
Join our team!
Posted
Nov 12, 2020
Ref
req52392
Industry
Healthcare
Role
Nurse
Location: Good Samaritan Society Prescott Hospice

Address: 1065 Ruth Street, Prescott, AZ 86301 USA

Employment Type: Full-Time

Shift: 8 Hours - Day Shifts

Job Responsibilities

This position provides care to assigned clients in a caring, safe and efficient manner and is responsible to perform the following according to location standards, procedures and individualized client plans of care.
  • Defines the unit of care (family and client). Demonstrates knowledge of hospice palliative care; hospice philosophy and scope of services; importance of coordinating services and continuity of care.
  • Recognizes different cultural attitudes and values towards death and dying. Identifies the five stages of the grieving process; anticipatory grief; normal vs. abnormal grief and impact of grief on client's family.
  • Provides care according to plan of care and evaluates clients' need for additional services. Involves client and family in creation of plan of care. Coordinates with interdisciplinary team as needed.
  • Completes required documentation in appropriate timeframes.
  • Explains advance directives; clinical requirements and interdisciplinary services available through agency.
  • Works independently with minimal supervision and seeks guidance as needed.
  • Performs initial client assessment and ongoing assessments of the client's status.
  • Participates in creation of the plan of care. Ensures the plan of care is implemented by the interdisciplinary group. Processes physician services/orders.
  • Completes quality assurance audits as assigned.
  • Participates in agency in-services; educational opportunities; team meetings and committees. Assists with customer experience/marketing activities to expand community reach.

Qualifications
  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing.
  • Licensure for state of practice is required.
  • Must be at least 18 yrs of age.
  • Prior work experience in like or related position may be helpful.
  • Must be able to obtain an Arizona Fingerprint Clearance Card.
  • Must have a CPRR Certification
  • Must have a valid driver's License and proof of current insurance.

The Good Samaritan Society offers an attractive, employee-approved benefits package for qualifying full-time and part-time employees. The variety of benefits include health benefits, a retirement plan, work/life balance benefits, voluntary benefits and much more! To review all of the great benefits and benefit eligibility, visit https//www.good-sam.com/jobs/benefits

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, marital status or other protected status. For more information including state-specific protections, please visit https//www.good-sam.com/lp/careers/eeo-and-affirmative-action

Division: NURSING SERVICES

Req ID: req52392

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