RN Hospice Triage Full Time Night at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 4/27/2021

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Job Description


Triage RN - AdventHealth Hospice Care

Location Address: 480 W. Central Parkway, Altamonte Springs, FL 32714

Top Reasons to work at AdventHealth Hospice Care

  • AdventHealth Hospice Care is the only not-for-profit, faith-based, Hospice provider in the Greater Orlando Area
  • We are part of the largest healthcare system in the area, AdventHealth
  • For almost 30 years, we have provided compassionate care to patients and families during their time of need
  • We are a growing organization looking for special talent to come and grow with us
  • Besides offering world-class entertainment at the theme parks, the Central Florida area boasts many other entertainment options, such as state parks, nearby beaches, restaurants, performing arts, and professional sports
Work Hours/Shift:
  • Full Time Night Shift
  • 830pm - 9am, Every Other Weekend
You Will Be Responsible For:
Provides nursing services to all patients and families of Hospice of the Comforter via telephone support.  

1    Receives and responds to all telephone calls and/or electronic pages made by patients, caregivers, doctors, or others regarding a patient’s needs or changes in condition.

2    Assesses the patient’s needs, prioritize requirements, and determines what actions should be taken.

3    Coordinates and directs staff for urgent patient visits. Sends staff to provide patient care, make further evaluations, deliver and/or administer medication and medical supplies, or follow other orders.

4    Communicates pertinent patient and employee information to interdisciplinary teams and Patient Care Managers on a daily basis.


What You Will Need:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The  requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made when requested, to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

A.     Education:  Graduation from accredited nursing program, equivalent to one year of practical training with certification as a Licensed Practical Nurse. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be substituted at the discretion of the President/CEO.

B.     Experience:  Minimum of 3 years experience as an RN required.  Hospice or home health, acute care nursing experience is preferred.

C.     Certificates and Licenses Required:  A clear/active Florida License Practical Nurse (RN) license is required; Certified Hospice and Palliative Nurse Certification are preferred.

Job Summary:

The Triage RN is responsible for providing service to all patient and family/caregiver telephone calls received and coordinates/dispatches appropriate level of care to patient.  The Triage RN supports and coordinates patient requests in order to ensure that the appropriate care is given in a timely manner as deemed necessary.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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