Hospice RN - Pool in 812 N Bethlehem Pike, Ambler, PA 19002 at Acts Retirement-Life Communities

Date Posted: 8/21/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Join our team at Acts Retirement-Life Communities! Acts has been setting the standard for excellence in senior retirement living since 1972, with a vision founded in faith and guided by a commitment to integrity and loving kindness.

Act is currently seeking a qualified candidate for our Hospice RN position.  This is a pool position.
 
The Hospice RN is a member of the Interdisciplinary Team (IDT) and is responsible to coordinate the implementation of each hospice plan of care. The Hospice RN ensures that the needs of the hospice participant and family are professionally and compassionately met according to the attending physician’s orders and the IDT Plan of Care. The Hospice RN also serves as an advocate and educator for improved care of all people who are terminally ill.
 

Job Requirements


 
The critical skills and knowledge required to successfully perform the functions of this position are normally obtained thru RN licensure in the state of Pennsylvania, pursuit or completion of a BSN degree, and 2-3 years RN experience in hospice or a transferable, clinical venue such as home care, geriatrics, or oncology. On the job training is required to learn hospice computer software and hospice policy and procedures. Certification in hospice and palliative nursing within two years of employment is strongly encouraged.