Providence Health & Services RN - Hospice in Torrance, California

Description:

Providence is calling a Full Time, Day Shift Registered Nurse ( RN ) to Providence TrinityCare Hospice based in Torrance, California

This position will provide coverage for the adult teams for GIP and crisis care patients. Will also cover vacations and sick leaves.

Please click on the video link to learn more about TrinityCare Hospice: http://california.providence.org/trinitycare/

Please upload a current resume reflecting all professional nursing experience.

In this position you will:

  • Organize and direct Hospice care and is experienced in nursing, with an emphasis on community health education / experience.

  • Build from the resources of the Interdisciplinary Group ( IDG ) to plan and direct services to meet the needs of individuals and families within their home environments.

  • Occasionally be responsible for providing patient care to premature infants, infants, pediatrics, adolescents, young, middle and older adults.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Current unencumbered California Registered Nurse ( RN ) license

  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing

  • Minimum 1-year of recent RN experience in hospice, palliative care, home health, acute care &/or skilled nursing

  • Current BLS ( Basic Life Support ) certification for Healthcare Providers sponsored by the American Heart Association

  • Excellent observation, verbal and written communication, problem solving and basic math skills

  • California licensed driver with an automobile that is in good working order and insured in accordance with state requirements

Preferred qualification for this position include:

  • Nursing experience in hospice/palliative care or home health

  • Working knowledge with computer applications, i.e. Microsoft Word/e-mail.

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.

As the only pediatric hospice in Los Angeles County, Providence TrinityKids Care understands the impact a seriously ill child can have on the life of a family. A specialized division of TrinityCare, TrinityKids Care helps children with life-limiting illnesses leave the hospital in order to spend as much time as possible at home with their families.

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: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Hospice Nursing

Location: California-Torrance

Req ID: 179333