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AdventHealth Careers for VeteransRegistered Nurse RN Admissions Hospice
Hinsdale, IL

Registered Nurse RN Hospice Weekend *Sign-On Bonus

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

  • Benefits from Day One

  • Paid Days Off from Day One

  • Career Development

  • Whole Person Wellbeing Resources

  • Mental Health Resources and Support

  • Debt-free Education* (Certifications and Degrees without out-of-pocket tuition expense)

  • Sign On Bonus*

*must qualify

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: Part- Time Days or Weekends. 9am to 5pm or 9am-7pm.

Location: AdventHealth Hospice Fieldwork

The role you’ll contribute:

The Admissions Nurse is responsible for responding to and visiting with patients who have been referred for hospice consultation and or admission to AdventHealth Hospice Care. The Admissions Nurse assesses the appropriateness/qualifications of the patient for Hospice services and informs the patients, caregivers, and family members of the hospice services available with the organization. In addition, the Admissions Nurse is responsible for visiting current AdventHealth Hospice Care patients who have been admitted to an AdventHealth hospital.

The value you’ll bring to the team:

·Provides information and available resources to patients/family/caregiver for admittance onto Hospice


·Provides referrals/support for follow-up care for patients who are uninsured or underinsured.

·Travels to the resident site or hospital room of patient who has been referred to Hospice.

·Partners with the hospital Case Management staff member to meet the needs of the patients and hospital staff to gain new referrals.

·Assesses the patient and family’s emotional condition as to readiness for hospice. Answers questions and responds to concerns to encourage admission onto the Hospice program if conditions are justified.

·Coordinates efforts for patient treatment and promote quality improvement and educational efforts.

·Obtains required signatures and generates electronic and or paper documents as required to comply with regulations for reimbursement.

·Assesses the patient’s physical condition, medical needs, current medications, and needs for equipment.

·Determines patient’s primary physician, personal information, and special needs.

·Obtain orders.

·Completes all documentation timely, by end of workday.

·Appropriately evaluates hospice eligible patients in a timely manner. Obtains approval from Hospice physician and the patient’s primary/attending care physician to admit client to program.

·Communicates with the patient’s primary/attending physician with notification regarding admission of patient and care plan initiation with review.

·Promptly updates Hospice Intake office/sources on the status of admission.


The expertise and experiences you’ll need to succeed:


· Diploma or Associate Degree from an accredited school/college of nursing required.

· Minimum of 1-year Registered Nurse experience in Hospice and/or Acute Care Nursing experience.


· Bachelor of Science in Nursing

· Hospice experience


· BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

· Registered Nurse credentialed from the Illinois Board of Nursing obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

· Maintain a current, valid Illinois Driver's License in good standing with a safe driving record and a reliable vehicle.

· Maintain valid personal automobile insurance.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances. The salary range reflects the anticipated base pay range for this position. Individual compensation is determined based on skills, experience and other relevant factors within this pay range. The minimums and maximums for each position may vary based on geographical location.

Category: Nursing

Organization: UChicago Medicine AdventHealth Hinsdale Home Health

Schedule: Part-time

Shift: 1 - Day

Req ID: 24017644

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.

Job Snapshot

  • Facility: UChicago Medicine AdventHealth Hinsdale Home Health

  • Job Schedule: Part-time

    Pay Range: $33.6 - $50.4

  • Location: Hinsdale, IL

  • Job ID: 24017644

  • Job Family: Nursing

  • Shift: 1 - Day

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