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AdventHealth RN Hospice Flex Team Weekend in Altamonte Springs, Florida

Description

All the benefits and perks you need for you and your family:

  • Benefits from Day One

  • Paid Days Off from Day One

  • Student Loan Repayment Program

  • Career Development

  • Whole Person Wellbeing Resources

  • Mental Health Resources and Support

Our promise to you:

Joining AdventHealth is about being part of something bigger. It’s about belonging to a community that believes in the wholeness of each person, and serves to uplift others in body, mind and spirit. AdventHealth is a place where you can thrive professionally, and grow spiritually, by Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ. Where you will be valued for who you are and the unique experiences you bring to our purpose-minded team. All while understanding that together we are even better.

Schedule: Full Time Weekend (Flexible)

Shift : Flexible 12-hour shift

Location: Position is a Fieldwork Position

The community you’ll be caring for: AdventHealth Hospice Care

The role you’ll contribute:

The After Hours RN Weekend Option provides after hours nursing services to Hospice patients through scheduled and unscheduled visits. The After Hours RN Weekend Option works together with Triage Nurses and other after-hours staff in order to respond to patients’ emergencies, assess patients’ condition and report on findings in a timely manner as deemed necessary.

The value you’ll bring to the team:

  • Provides after hours nursing services to all patients and families of Hospice of the Comforter.

  • Works outside normal business hours and during early morning hours on call to respond to patient emergencies.

  • Responds to orders from Triage Nurse to travel to patient residence location to assess patient condition based on emergency or urgent needs.

  • Assesses patient condition and need for immediate care due to fall or other traumatic event. Communicates condition to Triage and/or Case Management staff, and receives and follows instructions.

  • Performs nursing procedures as instructed or indicated, such as insert catheters, feeding tubes, and if credentialed, administer intravenous medications.

  • Educates the patient’s family and other caregivers on hospice care and what services will be provided to the patient.

Qualifications

The expertise and experiences you’ll need to succeed:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made when requested, to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

A. Education : Associates Degree is required, a Bachelors of Science is preferred. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be substituted at the discretion of the Administrator.

B. Experience : Minimum of 3 years experience as an RN required. Hospice or home health, acute care nursing experience is preferred.

C. Certificates and Licenses Required : A clear/active Florida Registered Nurse (RN) license is required, Certified Hospice Palliative Nurse certification is preferred

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

Category: Nursing

Organization: AdventHealth Hospice Care Central FL

Schedule: 1 - Day

Shift: ADH Hospice Care Ctrl Florida

Req ID: 21043163

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.