The Hospice Nurse - Registered Nurse (RN) After Hours will provide nursing assessment, planning and care to maximize the comfort and health of patients and families in accordance with the interdisciplinary plan of care.
In this role, the selected candidate will approve or disapprove time or personnel schedule changes in the absence on the Clinical Manager ensuring compliance with applicable regulations, policies and procedures for documenting time of work hours for staff members on assigned shift.
The registered nurse has the
primary responsibility and accountability for providing quality care to
patients through the use of the nursing process as reflected in the Standards
of Nursing Practice and in a manner that is cost-effective without compromising
Develop and implement a safe, realistic, individualized Plan of Care for each patient in collaboration with other services/disciplines according to best practice standards to promote positive patient outcomes and patient satisfaction using a patient-centered approach.
The Packet Review / Quality Improvement ( PR / QI ) position is a Registered Nurse (RN) who is responsible for the review and approval of all patient information that is provided by the Licensed Professional during a Start of Care, Recertification, Resumption of Care, or Evaluation visit.
Collaborating with health team members, patients/families in the provision of care.
Delegating and providing direct supervision to other health team members as appropriate in the implementation of the patient care plan.