Providence Health & Services RN Inpatient Palliative Care Coord - CHOC in Torrance, California
Providence is calling a full time, day shift Registered Nurse, Inpatient Palliative Care Coordinator to Providence TrinityCare Hospice Children's Hospital Orange County ( CHOC ), CA.
This is an amazing and unique opportunity to be instrumental in building a new department and inpatient palliative care team for CHOC, with a team consisting of an NP, a Project Manager and 2 Physician's.
Please upload a current resume reflecting all professional nursing experience.
To learn more about TrinityCare Hospice, please click on the link: http://california.providence.org/trinitycare/
In this position you will:
Be responsible for coordinating the activities of all palliative care team members and organizing the weekly team conference
Be primary link to referring staff and physicians who are seeking the services of the palliative care team
Initiate the response to a request for consultation, assess the patient, and involve other team members as appropriate and coordinate care through community settings and hospice
In addition to the clinical duties, be responsible for educating staff about palliative care, maintaining data on all patients referred, and participating in quality improvement activities as it relates to palliative care
Required qualifications for this position include:
Graduate of NLN accredited Registered Nursing Program
Minimum of 2-years of RN experience in the acute care setting or transitional care setting
Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification for Health Care Providers from the American Heart Association
Eligible for CHPN certification
Ability to have good conversations regarding end-of-life care decision and options
Basic computer skills
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
experience in palliative care, hospice, Hem Onc, PICU, NICU, Oncology
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
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.
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Job Category: Hospice Nursing
Other Location(s): California-Orange
Req ID: 234014