HopeHealth
  • VNB Clinical Team
  • Lincoln, RI, USA
  • Full Time (37.5 hrs)
  • Visiting Nurse of HopeHealth

Visiting Nurse of HopeHealth is currently recruiting for a Registered Nurse, Palliative Care Specialist. This position will assist with the comprehensive management of patients with serious, progressive life limiting illness. This position utilizes patient centered goals and intervenes as necessary to manage symptoms and other illness related concerns. The Registered Nurse will provide care both in the patient's home and through telephonic support. The Palliative Care Specialist coordinates care with the RN Case Manager and other members of the clinical team to meet patient's plan of care. This position assists with pain and symptom management and transitioning patients to hospice or appropriate level of care,

The ideal candidate possesses the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Nursing; RN and MA professional license.
  • Minimum five (5) years nursing practices, with a minimum of 2 years experience in hospice/palliative care. Home care experience a plus.
  • Advance certification in hospice and palliative nursing care preferred.
  • Must possess excellent interpersonal skills sufficient to gain and foster good working relations with patients, staff and community members (physicians, health care providers, community agencies, third-party payors, etc.) for success of the organization.
  • Able to engage patients and families with having crucial conversations as it relates to advanced directives and end of life planning.
  • Able to collaborate with care team and make appropriate clinical recommendations.
  • Must possess excellent organizational and patient advocacy skills.
  • Strong critical thinking skills

Check out our benefits package featuring competitive medical and dental contribution rates, enhanced vision plan, company provided life insurance, generous paid time off and holidays, educational reimbursement program, and company matched retirement plan. If you are looking for an environment dedicated to quality patient care and an organization with a strong mission to serve our community, we invite you to apply.

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