Silverado Senior Living Stafford , TX 77497
Silverado Hospice. Passion. Possibilities. Purpose.
Silverado Associates know that there is no substitute for a meaningful career. We take pride in knowing the world is a better place because of what we do, and we feel fortunate to be part of a family that is unified in this commitment. We get the chance to learn every day, the opportunity to grow, and the ability to help others. At Silverado, it is about ENRICHING LIVES!
Silverado Hospice, a leading provider of end-of-life care, is presently seeking Registered Nurse Case Managers to join our growing SouthHospice care team.
Our Registered Nurse Case Managers enjoy a dynamic environment that focuses on quality end-of-life care delivery.
Meet our associates and learn why they love working with Silverado: http://www.silverado.com/recruiting/meet-our-team/
To apply, please visit our website at www.silverado.com/careers
The Hospice RN is an experienced registered professional nurse who initiates and coordinates the hospice care plan, provides skilled and palliative care and coordinates the services provided to his/her patients. The RN works cooperatively with the attending physician, Hospice Medical Director, and other members of the interdisciplinary Hospice team. The RN participates in patient care conferences and supervises the Hospice Aides assigned. The RN provides care, as described in this position description, to patients who have been diagnosed with a terminal illness. The RN regularly reviews and updates the plan of care. Performs prescribed medical treatments, including pain management and symptom control, conducts assessments and evaluations, provides education and supportive care to patient and caregiver.
General responsibilities include:
Develop a detailed Plan of Care for assigned patients ensuring all services needed are identified and met while working closely with the Interdisciplinary Group, patient, family and attending physician.
Responsible for the coordination of care for the patient and family, providing skilled and palliative care for the remainder of patient's life.
Provide comprehensive nursing evaluations and assessments.
Provide field supervision to LVN's and Home Health Aides assigned to your patients.
Ideal candidate background includes:
Must have at least one year of recent hospice experience along with a strong foundation of acute care experience.
Registered Nurse with valid state license. BSN preferred. Certification in Hospice and Palliative Nursing desired.
Valid driver's license, auto insurance, reliable transportation and willingness to drive to patient locations.
Ideal candidates must have excellent interpersonal skills and a passion for Hospice.
Hospice experience is required.
Home health or SNF experience is a plus.
To apply, please visit our website at www.silverado.com/careers or contact recruiter @ 281-627-3595 for further instructions.
At Silverado, we sincerely appreciate our nurses. Silverado provides a comprehensive benefit package to our full-time associates, including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance, 401(k) with employer match, vacation and sick time paired with an excellent compensation package!
To maintain our world class standard, all offers of employment with Silverado are contingent upon a satisfactory background check as well as drug screening, a physical and TB testing (if required for the position). Silverado also uses E-Verify to confirm work authorization with both the Social Security Administration and the Department of Homeland Security.