Hospice RN – caring for the Charlestown area



Posting Date September 7, 2018
Job Title Hospice RN – caring for the Charlestown area
Specialty Hospice
Hours FT
Overview Hospice, RN This is a full-time, benfited opportunity; 30 hours per week with an on-call rotation required; servicing the Keene, NH area. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
  • Provides fair, equitable and consistent treatment of staff and delineation of responsibilities; i.e. caseload, acuity level, productivity.
  • Is responsible for completion of orientation of new staff in collaboration with nurse educator i.e. wound care, IV, pediatrics, Allscripts and other specialties
  • Schedules and facilitates patient care conferences for home care/hospice clients.
  • Reviews selective records including care plans and progress notes on a routine basis to assure appropriateness of care and to be sure all charting is up-to-date.
  • Serves as a member of the interdisciplinary team and attends patient care conferences.
Qualifications Qualifications: Graduate of a National League for Nursing approved program (required); Preparation in community staff nursing through a National League for Nursing approved program; Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree (required); Three (3) years of professional nursing experience with some supervisory level of experience. * or a combination of education and experience that demonstrates the necessary competencies for the position; Possession of a current State of New Hampshire license to practice as a registered professional nurse (required); Maintain current Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certification (required);. Have a valid New Hampshire driver’s license with unlimited access to reliable transportation (required); Have adequate automobile insurance; Sensitivity in human relationships; Must be willing to complete an approved Hospice Volunteer Training program; Hospice/Palliative Care and/or Oncology Certified, or demonstrate willingness to obtain certification; and IV certification and current IV Therapy experience, or ability to become IV certified.
Agency / Location Home Healthcare, Hospice & Community Services
PO Box 564
312 Marlboro Street
Keene, NH 03431
Contact Information Chaille Cohen
Home Healthcare, Hospice and Community Services
312 Marlboro Street
PO Box 564
Keene, NH 03431
Phone: 6033522253
Fax: 6032421800
Email: jobs@hcsservices.org.
Website: https://www.hcsservices.org/careers
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