Hospice Admit Registered Nurse Full Time

Amedisys • Burlington, NJ 08016

Posted 1 month ago

Job Description



Why Join the Amedisys Family?

We are a growing company that values and rewards our team members, recognizes your special skills and experience and offers opportunities for growth. Join more than 14,000 team members who help change lives every day and share a mission of delivering high quality home health, hospice and private duty care at home.

Unique clinical environment:

Care for patients one-on-one in home environment with flexibility in scheduling

Culture of teamwork:

Shine on your own, with the support of a multi-disciplinary team

Ongoing support:

Continuing education and training, tuition assistance, technology and more

Advancement:

Professional development to build skills and opportunities to advance

Healthcare leader:

Progressive, stable company with 30 years of experience in delivering care at home and commitment to clinical excellence

If youre looking for a home 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.

Full-time

Full-time

United States-New Jersey-Burlington

United States-New Jersey-Burlington

Hospice

Hospice

What You Will Do : Needed for Cooper Hospital M-F 8-5

As an admissions registered nurse at Amedisys, you will conduct assessments of patients initial physical, psychosocial and spiritual needs for entry into hospice care services and document findings using a preferred technology for point of care. You will collaborate with the patient, caregivers, clinical manager, case managers, and physician(s) to complete the patient care planning at the onset of care. You will provide skilled interventions and instructions to patient and caregivers to provide optimum symptom control and patient comfort. You will function as a liaison between disciplines during the admission process.

Performs patient start of care comprehensive assessment, evaluation, development and implementation of Plan of Care.
Instructs patients and caregivers regarding the hospice program of care and initiates appropriate palliative nursing procedures.
Collaborates with physicians, patients and their families, nurses, therapists, social workers and other members of the patient care team to establish the plan of care.
Initiates appropriate referrals for other medical services when indicated.
Actively participates in Interdisciplinary Team (IDT) conferences and leads discussion regarding new patients admitted into services.


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