RN- Home Hospice Care - PRN 5K Sign On

Multicare Health System Tacoma , WA 98402

Posted 11 months ago



RN- Home Hospice CAre

  • PRN 5k sign on

Job Number: 50621


Tacoma, WA

Job Category: Nursing

  • RN Staff

Employment Type: On-Call/Per-Diem

MultiCare Entity: Home Health/Hospice

FTE: 0.001

Specialty: Home Health & Hospice

Department: Hospice Routine Care

Shift: Variable

Work Schedule: Variable shifts

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Position Summary:

The Hospice RN is responsible for providing skilled nursing care services to patients through Hospice serving a delineated geographic area under this specialized program. This includes providing nursing care to patients in their residence on the basis of the individualized Hospice Plan of Care developed and monitored by the Hospice Interdisciplinary Team that includes the primary physician.

This position requires substantial specialized knowledge, judgment, and skill based upon the principles of biological, physiological, behavioral and sociological sciences. The RN uses critical thinking skills in making decisions regarding patient care that includes knowledge and integration of relevant standards, resources, and data. The RN delegates the performance of selected patient care tasks to competent individuals in selected situations.

The RN delegating the task retains the responsibility and accountability for the care and coordination of care for the patient. Acting as the patient advocate, the RN has continuous contact with physicians, patients, patient families/significant others, contracted facilities, community agencies, patient care staff, and management.

Minimum Requirements:

Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing required

Bachelor of Science in Nursing preferred.

Licensed in the State of Washington as a Registered Nurse

Current CPR Certification

  • 5:00pm / Weekends

Min 1 year of RN Experience

National Certification in Hospice and Palliative Nursing preferred but not necessary
5k sign on payable after 1000 hours of completed work

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MultiCare is a smoke-free, drug-free workplace. All employment offers are contingent upon acceptable pre-employment drug tests which include testing for the use of marijuana and nicotine. As part of our commitment to a healthy workplace, we require employees to obtain an annual flu immunization.

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