RN-Home Health and Hospice (WO) at CareerBuilder

Posted in Other 19 days ago.

Location: St. Louis, Missouri





Job Description:

It's more than a career, it's a calling

MO-SSM Health at Home Lake Saint Louis



Worker Type:



Regular



Job Highlights:



Eligible for up to $10,000 Sign-on Bonus with 2+ years of experience!




Eligible for up to $5,000 Sign-on Bonus with the minimum qualifications!




SSM Health at Home is seeking a Hospice RN who is flexible, autonomous and a self-starter with strong assessment, problem solving and computer skills. In this position you will travel to patient homes and facilities to provide end of life care. Ourhospice team is dedicated to helpingpatients achieve the best quality of life possible, managing symptoms, pain, and anxiety, while providing emotional and spiritual support for our patients and families.


As a Hospice RN, you can expect a work environment where:



  • Flexibility in an ever changing work environment;

  • Each employee finds meaning in work, leveraging skills and talents toward a greater purpose;


  • Teamwork and collaboration is encouraged, while management is supportive.




Job Summary:

Provides direct nursing care in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization.



Job Responsibilities and Requirements:



PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES


  • Implements and monitors patient care plans. Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate.

  • Serves as a primary coordinator of all disciplines for well-coordinated patient care.

  • Notes and carries out physician and nursing orders.

  • Assesses and coordinates patient's discharge planning needs with members of the healthcare team.

  • Works in a constant state of alertness and safe manner.

  • May perform point of care testing according to policies and procedures.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.



EDUCATION


  • Graduate of accredited school of nursing



EXPERIENCE


  • No experience required



PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS


  • Constant use of speech to share information through oral communication.

  • Constant standing and walking.

  • Frequent lifting/carrying and pushing/pulling objects weighing 0-25 lbs.

  • Frequent sitting, reaching and keyboard use/data entry.

  • Frequent use of vision and depth perception for distances near (20 inches or less) and far (20 feet or more) and to identify and distinguish colors.

  • Frequent use of smell to detect/recognize odors.

  • Frequent use of hearing to receive oral communication, distinguish body sounds and/or hear alarms, malfunctioning machinery, etc.

  • Occasional lifting/carrying and pushing/pulling objects weighing 25-50 lbs.

  • Occasional lifting/moving of patients.

  • Occasional bending, stooping, kneeling, squatting, twisting, gripping and repetitive foot/leg and hand/arm movements.

  • Occasional driving.

  • Rare crawling and running.




Licenses / Certifications:

Basic Life Support HealthCare Provider (BLS HCP) - American Heart Association (AHA), Driver License - State of Work Location, Registered Nurse (RN) - State of Work Location or Compact Multi-State License



Work Shift:

Weekend Shift (United States of America)



Job Type:



Employee



Department:



19110114 SSM Hospice-West



Scheduled Weekly Hours:

32


SSM Health complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability or sex.


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