BrightSpring Health Services

ON CALL REGISTERED NURSE - HOSPICE - ATLANTA - WEEKENDS

Job Locations US-GA-ATLANTA
ID
2021-25050
Position Type
Full-Time
Line of Business
Sacred Journey Hospice

Our Company

Overview

Sacred Journey Hospice provides a special kind of care to patients, their families, and their caregivers who are living with advanced illnesses. At Sacred Journey Hospice, our mission is to tenderly embrace those facing the final moments of life, along with their loved ones, with expert medical care, emotional support, and spiritual guidance. All too often people facing advanced illness don’t know where to turn for comfort and support.

Responsibilities

• Responsible for responding to the prn answering service when the hospice office is closed.
• Responsible for evaluating and responding to the patient’s/caregiver’s needs after hours via telephone contact, home visits, and/or facility visits for assessment, symptom management, treatment, teaching and coordination of care as needed in accordance with the plan of care.
• Make appropriate intervention either via telephone or visit to patient's home.
• Pronounce patients according to Hospice policy.
• Supervise HHA and document supervision as requited.
• Report to appropriate personnel via email all calls from hospice patients during afterhours.
• Routine visits to Hospice patients as assigned by Primary Nurse or Clinical Manager.

Qualifications

• Registered Nurse licensed to practice in this state who has at least two (2) years healthcare related experience. One (1) year in hospice preferred.
• Current Basic Life Support Certification
• Must have reliable transportation and maintain a current driver license in the state and maintain automobile liability insurance.

About our Line of Business

Sacred Journey Hospice provides a special kind of care to the patients, their families, and their caregivers who are living with advanced illnesses. At Sacred Journey Hospice, the mission is to tenderly embrace those facing the final moments of life, along with their loved ones, with expert medical care, emotional support, and spiritual guidance. Services are provided in the comfort of home, at a nursing home or assisted living facility, or at our 12-bed inpatient facility.
 
For more information about Sacred Journey, please visit www.sacredjourneyhospice.com.  Follow us on FacebookTwitter, and LinkedIn.
 

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