RN / Hospice and Palliative Care Nursing / Texas / Permanent / Hospice Nurse Dallas Texas Job
Company: Medcare Staffing, Inc.
Posted on: August 6, 2022
MedCare Staffing is seeking an experienced and compassionate
Hospice Nurse for an exciting opportunity in Dallas, TX. In Roles
include nursing assessments, maintaining patients' comfort during
the final stages of life, and providing loved ones with guidance
and support. The hospice nurses main responsibility is to build,
execute, and manage the plan of care for each of their patients.
Will report to the Nurse Team Manager or Director of Clinical
Services with any observations, comments, or concerns related to
their patients. This position will start out as part time and
eventually move to full time. Job Duties: Collaborating on
terminally ill patients' care with physicians, social workers,
chaplains, nursing assistants, and other stakeholders. Preparing
and adjusting patient care plans as needed. Frequently visiting
patients to monitor vital signs and physical comfort levels.
Performing prescribed treatments and administering pain management
medications. Informing physicians about changes in patients'
conditions. Providing loved ones and primary caregivers with
patient care information, end-of-life education, and emotional
support. Maintaining and updating medical charts, patient files,
and health records. Determine scope and frequency of services
needed based on acuity and patient/family needs. Assess the ability
of the caregiver to meet the patient's immediate needs upon
admission and throughout care. Applies concepts of infection
control and standard precautions in coordinating and performing
patient care activities to prevent contamination and transmission
of disease. Provide clinical directions to the Hospice Aide and
LPN/LVN to ensure quality and continuity of service provided.
Prepare clinical and progress notes that demonstrate progress
toward established goals. Perform on-call responsibilities and
provide on-call service to patients and families as assigned
Education/Experience ADN/BSN Texas RN license 2 years of Hospice
experience preferred If interested and qualified please contact
Erica at email@example.com
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