Providence Health & Services RN - Triage in Everett, Washington

Description:

Providence is calling a Registered Nurse (RN) (Hospice, Day Shift, 0.6 FTE) to Providence Hospice & Home Care of Snohomish County in Everett, Washington. Hospice nurses will tell you what a privilegeit is to care for patients and their families at the end of their lives. We getto see people where they reside and focus on their goals and improvingthe quality of their lives. If you are interested in a rewarding career,Providence Hospice might be the opportunity you are looking for! Weare a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to providecompassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poorand vulnerable.

Schedule: Friday, Saturday, Sunday 7:30 - 4pm

In this position you will:

  • Perform triage activities such as receiving incoming phone calls from hospice patient, physician offices, patients and families, assessing patient needs, providing immediate problem-solving on the phone.

  • Contact covering MD’s to obtain verbal orders and write orders needed for treatment, PT/INR labs, wound care, eliminate or add-on of services, and order extensions.

  • Communicate PT/INR lab results to physicians and clinics.

  • Arrange for nursing visit if needed.

  • Provide follow-up communication to other Hospice staff regarding patient/family needs.

  • Maintain confidentiality of all patient demographics, medical and financial information at all times. Maintain confidentiality of all company and client information.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing

  • Current Washington State Registered Nursing License

  • Current Healthcare Provider Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certification

  • Current Washington State Driver's license and automobile insurance

  • 2 years full time experience practicing as a registered nurse with 1 year of recent experience (within last 3 years) clinical experience in a Medicare certified Homecare or Hospice agency/facility doing intermittent visits and case management

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing (BSN)

About the ministry you will serve.

Providence Hospice and Home Care provides quality, timely, comprehensive medical care in the homes of patients in Snohomish County in Washington State, including Camano Island. Our Mission is to improve the quality of life of our community by providing professional, compassionate, quality care, in appropriate settings, enabling individuals and families to manage health care problems and life-threatening illnesses. The wide-ranging care we provide includes the service of physicians, registered nurses, CWCN registered nurse wound care specialists, medical social workers, rehabilitation therapists, home health aides, chaplains and volunteers.

Our Inpatient Hospice Care Center provides a unique alternative to traditional home-based care for hospice patients who need symptom management which cannot be provided in the home. Located at Providence Regional Medical Center Everett, the center serves patients in the hospital and offers the community a complete continuum of hospice care.

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: Part-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Hospice Nursing

Location: Washington-Everett

Req ID: 187008