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Hospice RN

84,000 – 89,000 yearly

NPAworldwide Recruitment Network

Last Updated: 9/29/22

Job Description

Job description: Hospice Nurse

We are seeking for a compassionate Hospice Nurse to provide care and support to terminally ill patients. Your calm and attentive presence, expert administration of care, and unwavering spirit of compassion creates a bond to the patient and that invites comfort and peace throughout the end-of-life journey.

Hospice Nurse Responsibilities:
  • Collaborating on terminally ill patients' care with physicians, social workers, chaplains, nursing assistants, and other stakeholders.
  • Preparing and adjusting patient care plans as needed.
  • Frequently visiting patients to monitor vital signs and physical comfort levels.
  • Performing prescribed treatments and administering pain management medications.
  • Informing physicians about changes in patients' conditions.
  • Providing loved ones and primary caregivers with patient care information, end-of-life education, and emotional support.
  • Maintaining and updating medical charts, patient files, and health records.
  • Notifying attending physicians, hospice staff members, and family members of patients' deaths when they occur.

Advising grieving family members on coping techniques, counseling services, and available community resources.


Qualifications: Qualifications:
  • Associates degree, preferred
  • Registered Nurse license required
  • Minimum one year of experience, preferred - required in California
  • Previous experience in hospice, home health, general medical surgical or patient population specific (i.e.: geriatrics, pediatric, etc.) nursing.
  • Willingness to serve on-call
  • Must have reliable transportation & valid driver's license
Why is This a Great Opportunity:

We are seeking for a compassionate Hospice Nurse to provide care and support to terminally ill patients.

Salary Type : Annual Salary

Salary Min : 84000

Salary Max : 89000

Currency Type : US Dollars



Company Details

Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States
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