Providence Health & Services RN - Palliative Care in Burbank, California

Description:

Providence is calling a Per Diem, variable shift Registered Nurse to Providence TrinityCare Palliative Care team at Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center Burbank, CA

Caregiver needs to be available to work 2 shifts weekly.

Pleaseupload a current resume reflecting all professional nursingexperience.

In this position youwill:

  • Have responsibility forcoordinating the activities of all palliative care team members and organizingthe weekly team conference.

  • Be the primary link toreferring staff and physicians who are seeking the services of the palliativecare team.

  • Initiate the response to arequest for consultation, assesses the patient, and involves other team membersas appropriate and coordinates care through community settings and hospice.

  • In addition to the clinicalduties, the RN Coordinator is responsible for educating staff about palliativecare, maintaining data on all patients referred, and participating in qualityimprovement activities as it relates to palliative care.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Current California Registered Nurse ( RN ) license.

  • Valid driver's license with an automobile that is in goodworking order and insured in accordance with state requirements.

  • Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification for Healthcare Provider.

  • Minimum 2-years' experience in acute or transitional care setting.

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

Preferred qualification forthis position include:

  • Experience in hospice, palliative care and/or ICU preferred

  • HPNA certification

  • BSN

About the hospice you will serve:

Providence TrinityCare Hospice, established in 1977, is the oldest and

largest non-profit hospice in Southern California and the first to be licensed

by the State of California. Caring for people in Los Angeles and Orange Counties

with professional teams. Providence TrinityCare Hospice is Medicare Certified

and CHAP (Community Health Accreditation Program) accredited. We also provide

the only specialized pediatric hospice service in Los Angeles County.

About the hospital you will serve:

Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center in Burbank, CA, is a 414 bed acute care facility, known for its state-of-the-art technology and high quality, compassionate care, has provided the full range of diagnostic, treatment, care and support services for the San Fernando Valley communities for close to 70 years.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: On Call

Shift: Day

Job Category: Hospice Nursing

Location: California-Burbank

Req ID: 185523