Do you have a “Hospice Heart”?
If your answer is yes, then you are just the nurse we are looking for. When days cannot be added to a life, we add life to remaining days. Our multidisciplinary teams offer culturally-sensitive, end-of-life and palliative care services to patients and their families at home or in assisted living communities, skilled nursing facilities and hospitals.
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In this field position you will perform initial physical and psychosocial assessments of potential hospice patients in order to develop individualized plans of care, goals, and make recommendations based on each patient’s needs. Assessments may take place in private homes, hospitals or nursing facilities. As a Hospice Field Admission Nurse (RN), you will admit eligible patients onto the Hospice program following the appropriate standards of practice established by the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization (NHPCO). In this key position, you will also engage in community outreach to physicians and other medical providers to share information regarding the MJHS Hospice program, and gather feedback to effectively inform performance improvement initiatives.
The Admissions RN for this position will be conducting Hospice Admissions assessments in Bronx & Manhattan.
The schedule for this position will be 11am-7pm. Please note this position also rotates one weekend per month and 2-3 holidays per year.
Associated topics: bsn, ccu, domiciliary, intensive, intensive care, neonatal, nurse clinical, registered nurse, staff nurse, transitional
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