Bon Secours Health System, Inc Richmond , VA 23234
BON SECOURS HOME CARE
The Hospice Registered Nurse functions as the primary nurse for hospice families in the home setting. He/She is a member of the hospice interdisciplinary team.
A limited number of Bon Secours positions are subject to a Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) check. Given the responsibilities of this role in the organization, this position is subject to a DMV check at time of application submission in compliance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA). Results will be considered as part of the selection process. If you do not want to be subject to a DMV check, we encourage you to apply for other openings with Bon Secours.
1.Graduate of an accredited school of nursing and possesses current licensure to practice as a Registered Nurse in the Commonwealth of Virginia.
2.Is an advanced clinician who possesses: a) broad based knowledge of clinical, psychosocial, and patho-physiological theories relating to nursing diagnosis and treatment; b) skills and ability to perform the range of nursing procedures and techniques found in general nursing practice, including the unusual and non-routine, and the ability to translate these skills to the home setting; and c) demonstrated effective teaching skills. This level of knowledge, skills, and ability may generally be acquired during 2 years current medical-surgical staff nurse experience in an acute care facility, or during 12 to 18 months acute care plus 6 to 9 months current experience in a home health related setting. Oncology experience preferred.
3.Works independently at patient's home; work requires the ability to physically turn, move patients on a daily basis.