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Weeknight On-Call Hospice Registered Nurse

Company: Homeland at Home
Location: Harrisburg
Posted on: August 1, 2022

Job Description:

Job Description Homeland Hospice is looking for a compassionate and caring Registered Nurse, driven by a desire to provide comfort and support to terminal patients and their families. Our ideal candidate has an ability to develop relationships with patients and their families, while maintaining appropriate boundaries; demonstrates exceptional patience and empathy to the needs of our patients and their families, willing to take time to provide appropriate support and education during what can be an emotional and challenging time. This candidate should also be a team player, willing to work in coordination with the whole care team, providing care for the patient's whole being - body, mind, and spirit. Homeland offers the following benefits to their employees: Competitive Pay Rates with paid mileage. Excellent Benefit Options, with no or low-cost to full-time employees and low co-pays, including Health, Vision, Dental, Prescription, and Cyber Security/Identity Theft protection Generous First Year Paid Time Off 401K with matching and monthly on-site financial advisor workshops and appointment availability. Free Employee Wellness and Assistance Programs $10,000 Hiring Perk available for qualified candidates. On an on-call basis, provides skilled nursing care to Hospice patients and their families and caregivers as prescribed by the physician and in compliance with the Hospice Medicare Conditions of Participation, Pennsylvania Hospice licensure laws and agency policies and procedures. Provides the initial assessment and comprehensive nursing assessment of patient needs and collaborates to develop the Hospice Interdisciplinary Team (IDT) plan of care. Implements the plan of care and reevaluates and revises the plan of care relative to the patient---s nursing needs to provide appropriate, comprehensive and responsive goals and interventions. Works closely with RN Case Manager and other members of the IDT to ensure all patient and family care needs are being met. Schedule This position provides coverage Monday through Thursday, 5pm to 8am. This is a salaried position paid bi-weekly at 40 hours per week. Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Adhere to the Plan of Care to function effectively in the Hospice setting where the patient/family/caregiver is receiving care. Contribute to identifying both active and potential needs of the patient and his/her family, which may affect the plan of care. Collaborate with the physician as needed to follow the medical and nursing plan of care. REQUIREMENTS: Education Graduate of an accredited registered nursing program. Bachelor---s degree in Nursing preferred. Certified Hospice and Palliative Nurse (CHPN) certification preferred. Experience Has minimum of one (1) year general nursing preferred with current hospice, home health, medical, surgical or critical care experience. Experience with pain and symptom management interventions preferred. Ability to work within an interdisciplinary setting. Understanding of Hospice philosophy, principles of death/dying. Licensure, Registration, and/or Certification Registered Nurse licensed in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Valid driver---s license and reliable transportation that is insured in accordance with Pennsylvania state requirements. Satisfactory references from employers and/or professional peers. Satisfactory criminal background check. Maintains current CPR certification. Must have reliable internet access. Homeland at Home is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran, or disability status. Company Description Every interaction you have with a patient, client or family caregiver could be the very thing that transforms a tough day into a really great day. We are a caring and compassionate team seeking others who share our passion for caring and enjoy the self-disciplined autonomy that home health care requires. Homeland at Home offers: - Spirited team environment - Competitive wages - 100% employer-paid health insurance package - Flexible paid time-off - 401(k) plan - Advancement opportunities - Professional development assistance - Health and wellness program We are looking for team players throughout Central Pennsylvania who have a kind heart and a genuine motivation for making a difference in people---s lives. We offer positions in: Hospice --- End-of-life care for patients and support for families Home Health --- Skilled and therapeutic services for patients in their own home Home Care --- Daily living assistance and companionship for seniors WHAT OUR STAFF ARE SAYING: "Homeland understands the importance of their employees and their impact on the success of providing quality care to our patients. Our leaders truly respect and honor our efforts and provide an AWESOME work environment." (K.P., OT) "I am truly grateful for the relationships I've formed with my patients. Knowing I make an impact in someone's life every day is a great feeling and and irreplaceable reward. Beside a team of compassionate, dedicated coworkers, Homeland is less of a job, and more like family." (MW, CNA) Homeland at Home is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran, or disability status.

Keywords: Homeland at Home, Harrisburg , Weeknight On-Call Hospice Registered Nurse, Healthcare , Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

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