Hospice Registered Nurse PRN at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 11/13/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Per Diem
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
    11/13/2019
  • Job ID:
    19022786
  • Job Family
    Hospice
  • Travel
    No
  • Shift
    N - N/A
  • Application Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    Central Texas Medical Center

Job Description


Description

Hospice Registered Nurse - Central Texas Medical Center

Location Address: 1301 Wonder World Dr., San Marcos, TX  78666

Top Reasons to Work At Central Texas Medical Center, San Marcos, TX

  • Be part of a team dedicated to providing Texas Hill Country residents with the best medical care possible, as evident by CTMC being named a Center of Excellence for bariatric surgery, knee replacements and primary stroke care by The Joint Commission.
  • CTMC’s highest priority is the safety of its patients and staff. Recently, CTMC was the recipient of the Premier Hospital Improvement Innovation Network (HIIN) Excellence in Patient Safety Across the Board Award and is a five-time recipient of the Leapfrog Group’s ‘A’ for patient safety.
  • In back-to-back years, CTMC has received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get with the Guidelines® Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award, recognizing the hospital’s commitment to ensuring stroke patients receive the most appropriate treatment.
  • Located near colleges and universities to expand your career by offering tuition reimbursement. Just one of the perks of the extraordinary benefits package.
  • CTMC’s CREATION Health Institute was created to provide information, education, health screenings and events that emphasize a healthy lifestyle. Offerings such as HealthCheck, disease management, support groups, women’s health, nutrition, healthy living for seniors and children’s health are provided to the public for free or a minimal fee.
  • CTMC is a proud member of the AdventHealth System.

You will be responsible for: 

  • Able to perform basic nursing functions in all aspects of care required in the Hospice setting.
  • Organizes and implements individual patient care based on ongoing interpretation of physiologic, psychological, and sociological needs which affect the comfort and quality of life of the patient and family.
  • Demonstrates skill in nursing practice, ability to cope with family emotional stress and tolerance of individual lifestyles and cultural, spiritual needs.
  • Triages patient needs and schedule visits based on acuity, seeking assistance from the IDT as appropriate.
  • Demonstrates compliance with agency policies and procedures, and rules and regulations of local, state, federal and accreditation bodies during delivery of hospice care services.
  • Communicates with IDT members and facility staff members as needed for patient care.
  • Maintains accurate, complete documentation of care in the clinical record on admission and at all times thereafter, in accordance with established agency standards and within established timeframes.
  • Upholds and implements the principles of SHARE and the CTMC Employee Code of Conduct.
  • Completes other duties as assigned. 

Qualifications

What will you need?

  • A Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing (preferred)
  • Current license as an RN in the state of Texas (required).
  • One year of experience in hospice or home health (preferred)
  • Current Texas State Driver's License (required)
  • Proof of current liability insurance on file.
  • Current certificate in BLS. from the American Heart Association (required)


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

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