Hospice Registered Nurse RN On-Call (7 days on/7 days off)

Career Title: Hospice Registered Nurse RN On-Call (7 days on/7 days off)
City: Indianapolis
State: Indiana

Our Hospice Registered Nurses On-Call are the heart of our organization who support patients by providing clinical care and coordinating with the interdisciplinary team to ensure patients and families experience optimal care and service. The RN On-Call performs routine and emergency visits as needs arise after hours throughout the service area. We are proud to have some of the best and brightest individuals in the healthcare industry on our team. We are confident you will find purpose, meaning and a chance to make a positive impact from day one. Apply today!

We are seeking a full-time Hospice RN On-Call for the Indianapolis area to work evenings in a 7 days on/7 days off schedule.

JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Completing initial and ongoing comprehensive assessments of patients and families
  • Initiating patient plan of care and reevaluating as necessary
  • Utilizing health assessment data to determine nursing diagnosis
  • Administering medication and treatment as prescribed by the physician in the plan of care
  • Counseling the patient and family in meeting nursing and related needs
  • Completing and maintaining accurate clinical notes
  • Communicating with the physician and participating in interdisciplinary group meetings to meet the medical and emotional needs of the patient and family/caregivers
  • Ensure compliance with all state and federal legal and regulatory requirements
  • Additional responsibilities as assigned

EXPERIENCE AND REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Graduate of an accredited nursing school with licensure to practice in state of operation
  • 1 year nursing experience required
  • Experience in hospice or a similar setting preferred
  • Knowledge of the hospice philosophy of care
  • Commitment to clinical and documentation excellence