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Registered Nurse On Call at Kindred Hospice in Arlington Heights, Illinois

Posted in Health Care 13 days ago.

Type: Full-Time





Job Description:

Responsibilities

$5000 SIGN ON BONUS

We’re looking for a Full Time On Call Registered Nurse to join our team in Arlington Heights, IL.

After Hours and Weekends

Sunday 5:00 PM - Thursday 8:00 AM

You will report directly to the Executive Director and will maintain primary control and professional management of each patient. You will act as primary liaison between physician, patient/family and hospice team.


  • You’ll provide direct patient care services to hospice patients and supportive care to the patient’s family after normal business hours on an on-call basis

  • You’ll manage an interdisciplinary group consisting of Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurses, Certified Nursing Assistants and support staff to enhance the quality of hospice care

  • You’ll evaluate patient/family needs and assist in the preparation and execution of the plan of care for each patient

  • You’ll maintain all assigned patient clinical records

  • You’ll participate in company quality assessment and performance improvement programs



Qualifications


  • Compassionate, kind and empathetic to your patients and their families

  • A current RN license (in the state of requested employment or ability to obtain)

  • 1+ years of nursing experience in hospice, home health, or oncology preferred