Registered Nurse Hospice Inpatient Unit Altamonte FT Day at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 8/15/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Full-Time
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
    8/15/2019
  • Job ID:
    19013078
  • Job Family
    Nursing
  • Travel
    No
  • Shift
    1 - Day
  • Application Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    AdventHealth Hospice Care Central FL

Job Description


Description

Registered Nurse Hospice Inpatient Unit - 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 Day Shift
  • Altamonte Springs Campus
You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Provides patient care in a home like setting in the IPU.  
  • Provides professional level skilled nursing care to patients and applies palliative nursing principles and techniques in the treatment of patients in the IPU.
  • Conducts admissions assessments of patients being admitted to the IPU.
  • Communicates with family members to apprise them of patient’s condition and provides nursing care, emotional support and education to the patient/family/caregiver.
  • Answers patient’s call bell in a timely manner.
  • Completes all required documentation for patient’s records in the electronic medical records database system in the prescribed manner, to include assessments, medications and treatments. 

Qualifications

What You Will Need:

  • Associates Degree is required; a Bachelors of Science in Nursing is preferred. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be substituted at the discretion of the Administrator.
  • A Minimum of 3 years nursing experience in a Hospital or Inpatient Unit environment or related field.  Hospice experience, preferred.
  • A clear/active Florida Registered Nurse (RN) License and Basic Life Support (BLS) certification is required.  Certified Hospice and Palliative Care Nurse (CHPN) certification is preferred.

Job Summary:

The IPU RN is responsible for identifying patient/family/caregiver needs and providing and supervising nursing care to patients in the inpatient unit at Hospice of the Comforter in accordance with the plan of care, and policies and procedures.



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

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