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Hospice Registered Nurse / RN, PRN

at Amedisys Holding, LLC in Bangor, Maine, United States

Job Description

Caregiving is Our Calling

 

At Amedisys whether we're caring for patients directly or supporting those who do, each of us is a caregiver at heart. Every team member contributes to our mission of providing exceptional, clinically distinct care in the home to thousands of patients and families every day.

 

In hospice, you'll be a true advocate for patients at the end of life while maintaining autonomy and independence to support their needs.

 

If you're looking for a home with a Nationwide Company where you can put your skills and experience to work, make a difference every day and pursue your goals for the future, join our team.

What You Will Do

 

As a hospice registered nurse for Amedisys, you have the special opportunity to provide one on one hospice and palliative care to terminally ill patients in their home. In collaboration with a full hospice interdisciplinary team, your work will including the development and delivery of a patient specific care plan for the patient and caregivers.

 

 

Collaborate with the attending physician, patients and their families, and other members of the patient care team to coordinate, provide and maintain continuity of patient care.

Assess, monitor, document and report progress of patient's health and condition using required documents, reports and established timelines.

Complete an updated Plan of Care according to state regulation and communicates changes to attending physician, hospice staff, and others providing patient care.

Provide supervision and evaluation of aides and licensed practical nurses/licensed vocational nurses.

 

 

Qualifications

Required

 

 

Current and unencumbered license to practice as a Registered Nurse specific to that state the employee is assigned to work by the Company.

Minimum of one (1) year of experience as a registered nurse

Current CPR certification  Preferred

 

 

Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree

Previous home health or hospice experience

 

Benefits and More

 

Amedisys cares for our team members with the same commitment we have to our patients. This is reflected in the benefits we provide and the opportunities we make available to our team. Benefits for eligible employees include:

 

Paid Time Off and Paid Holidays

Comprehensive Health Insurance Benefits (medical, dental, vision)

Health Savings Account, Health Reimbursement Account, and Flexible Spending Account options

Life, Disability, and Other Voluntary Benefits

401(k) Retirement Savings Plan with Company Matching Contributions

Discounted Employee Stock Purchase Plan

Continuing Education

Fleet car for eligible employees

 

Amedisys is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, pregnancy, marital status, national origin, citizenship status, disability, military status, sexual orientation, genetic predisposition or carrier status or any other legally protected characteristic.

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Job Posting: 622254

Posted On: Oct 13, 2021

Updated On: Nov 06, 2021