Providence Health & Services RN Clinician - Hospice in Tukwila, Washington
Providence is calling a Registered Nurse (RN) Clinician (Hospice, Day Shift, 0.0 FTE) to Providence Hospice of Seattle in Seattle, Washington.
Hospice - Protect their most precious time.
Be the one to ease the way for those living with serious illness. If you’re a steadfast caregiver able to develop deep, meaningful connections with patients and those who love them, consider one of our Providence Hospice positions today. You’ll provide whole-person centered end-of-life care, working autonomously, yet with the support of an experienced interdisciplinary team. If you’re a caregiver ready to see patients and their families through this sacred, deeply personal time, apply today.
This position will require two weekends per month.
In this position you will:
Assess the needs of terminally ill hospice and palliative patients and families, with special attention to the symptoms and comfort of the dying patient.
Develop and/or implement a holistic Hospice Plan of Care that includes medication, procedures, treatments, patient’s goals, and family values.
Implement nursing interventions based on the Plan of Care and Hospice policies and procedures.
Anticipate disease progression and implications for symptom management.
Inform patient and family of current and anticipated changes in patient condition as appropriate.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Associates or Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing
Current Washington State professional licensure or certification
Current Healthcare Provider Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certification
Current Washington State Driver's license and automobile insurance
1 year nursing experience
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Hospice certification or advanced certification
Hospice, home health, long-term care, medical/surgical, and/or oncology experience
About the ministry you will serve.
Providence Hospice of Seattle is a not-for-profit, community-based hospice ministry serving patients in their places of residence throughout King County in Washington state. We provide comprehensive and compassionate physical, emotional, and spiritual care to adults and children nearing the end of their lives, including support for their families and friends. Our skilled and compassionate team includes nurses, medical social workers, home health aides, chaplains, occupational/physical therapists, medical directors, grief support counselors and volunteers.
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.
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
Job Category: Hospice Nursing
Other Location(s): Washington-Seattle
Req ID: 241894