RN / Hospice Job in Reno, Nevada
Company: Kindred at Home
Posted on: August 7, 2022
I believe that the care we give can make every moment count.
Compassionate care, uncompromising service and clinical excellence
thats how our Hospice improves quality of life in the final stages
of life. By delivering palliative care by hospice professionals,
our patients can spend their remaining days in comfort and peace.
Kindred at Home, a division of Kindred Healthcare Inc., is the
nations leading provider of comprehensive home health, hospice, and
non-medical home care services.
Kindred at Home, and its affiliates, delivers compassionate,
high-quality care to patients and clients in their homes or places
of residence, including non-medical personal assistance, skilled
nursing and rehabilitation and hospice and palliative care. Our
caregivers focus on each unique patient to deliver the appropriate
care and emotional support to our patients and their families.
We believe that every moment matters. We believe in compassionate
care. Most of all, we believe in dignity and respect for each
patient we serve.
As a Hospice Admission Registered Nurse, you will:
Explain Company's services to patients and families in a manner
that results in the admission of appropriate patients.
Interact with patients, families, and referral sources as
Work closely with patient care team(s); may be included in patient
care activities as required from time to time.
Oversee pending patients and routinely follow the progress of
Interact with interdisciplinary team.
Manage related expenditures in a fiscally responsible manner in
accordance with the Companys budget.
Registered Nurse licensed in the state.
Bachelors degree and C.H.P.N. (Certified Hospice and Palliative
Nurse) certification preferred.
Minimum of one-year general nursing experience preferred with
current Hospice, medical, surgical or critical care experience.
Knowledge of clinical manifestations of diseases and ability to
develop hospice-specific clinical knowledge.
Understanding of Hospice philosophy, principles of death/dying.
Good communication, negotiation and public relations skills.
Ability to work within an interdisciplinary setting.
Self-directed with the ability to work with little supervision.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with
disabilities to perform the essential functions.
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