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AdventHealth RN Hospice Triage Full Time Day in Altamonte Springs, Florida

Description

Triage RN - AdventHealth Hospice Care

Location Address: 480 W. Central Parkway, Altamonte Springs, FL 32714

Top Reasons to work at AdventHealth Hospice Care

  • AdventHealth Hospice Care is the only not-for-profit, faith-based, Hospice provider in the Greater Orlando Area
  • We are part of the largest healthcare system in the area, AdventHealth
  • For almost 30 years, we have provided compassionate care to patients and families during their time of need
  • We are a growing organization looking for special talent to come and grow with us
  • Besides offering world-class entertainment at the theme parks, the Central Florida area boasts many other entertainment options, such as state parks, nearby beaches, restaurants, performing arts, and professional sports

Work Hours/Shift:

  • Full Time 11am - 730pm Monday - Friday

You Will Be Responsible For:

Provides nursing services to all patients and families of Hospice of the Comforter via telephone support.

1 Receives and responds to all telephone calls and/or electronic pages made by patients, caregivers, doctors, or others regarding a patient’s needs or changes in condition.

2 Assesses the patient’s needs, prioritize requirements, and determines what actions should be taken.

3 Coordinates and directs staff for urgent patient visits. Sends staff to provide patient care, make further evaluations, deliver and/or administer medication and medical supplies, or follow other orders.

4 Communicates pertinent patient and employee information to interdisciplinary teams and Patient Care Managers on a daily basis.

Qualifications

* What You Will Need:*

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 : Graduation from accredited nursing program, equivalent to one year of practical training with certification as a Licensed Practical Nurse. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be substituted at the discretion of the President/CEO.

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 License Practical Nurse (RN) license is required; Certified Hospice and Palliative Nurse Certification are preferred.

* Job Summary:*

The Triage RN is responsible for providing service to all patient and family/caregiver telephone calls received and coordinates/dispatches appropriate level of care to patient. The Triage RN supports and coordinates patient requests in order to ensure that the appropriate care is given in a timely manner as deemed necessary.

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: Full-time

Shift: 1 - Day

Travel: No

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.

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