Hospice Inpatient Unit RNFacility: Good Shepherd Hospice Location: Farmingdale, NY Department: Inpatient Center - Pt. Jeff Category: Nursing / Nursing Leadership Schedule: Full Time, with Weekend and Holiday rotation Shift: Evening and Night shifts Hours: 7:00 pm - 7:30 am ReqNum: 6042723
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The Hospice Inpatient Center RN is responsible for providing nursing care to hospice patients and/or family at the Good Shepherd Hospice Inpatient Center, focusing on symptom management, pain control and emotional support. The quality of care provided will be consistent with the Standards of Practice determined for the hospice program and the hospice plan of care.
The ideal candidate will have knowledge of hospice concepts, philosophy, policies and procedures. Prior experience in home care, hospice and/or oncology preferred.
- Graduate from an NLN-Accredited nursing program. Baccalaureate degree preferred.
- Current and valid NY State license to practice as a Registered Nurse.
- Current BLS/CPR certification (online certification not accepted)
- One to two years recent general bedside nursing experience with good clinical skills.
At Catholic Health your well-being comes first, with comprehensive compensation and benefits. In addition to multiple medical plans, life insurance, generous paid time off and flexible spending accounts, we offer substantial tuition reimbursement, an employer funded pension plan and several savings plan options for your future.