On-Call Hospice Nurse

Recruiter
The Execu|Search Group
Location
Yonkers
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Aug 13, 2017
Closes
Aug 14, 2017
Industry
Call Centers
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:

About the Opportunity A widely recognized healthcare facility located in New York City is actively seeking a self-motivated and patient-oriented Registered Nurse (RN), with a strong Hospice background, for a rewarding On-Call role on their staff. As an On-Call Hospice Nurse, the qualified candidate will be responsible for providing on-call patient visits scheduled, or unscheduled, for urgent physical and psycho-social issues during after hours scheduled shift, in coordination with Call Center Triage and On Call Manager. Opportunities are available in Manhattan, Nassau County, Brooklyn and Queens. Company Description Healthcare Facility Job Description The On-Call Hospice Nurse (RN) will: * Triage visit requests * Address urgent patient needs * Establish a safe plan of care * Implement patient plan of care * Educate patient/primary caregiver on changes to the plan of care Required Skills * Active New York State Registered Nurse license * Strong medical skills and knowledge * 1-5 years of related professional experience * Patient-oriented * CCU / ICU knowledge * Strong attention to detail * Ability to multitask * Exceptional communication skills * Team-oriented * Compassionate and empathetic Desired Skills * Prior hospice/palliative care experience