Hospice Admission Nurse

Hospice Admission Nurse

Location: San Antonio, TX

Posted: 08/16/16

Status: Full Time


Description:

Cima Hospice in San Antonio, TX has an immediate opening for a full time Hospice Admission Nurse.

Summary of Position:

  • Responsible for directing and providing the nursing care for hospice patients in their place of residence, ages 16 years and older.
  • Coordinate care with the assigned interdisciplinary team, patient/family and referring agency.

Qualifications: 

  • Graduate of an accredited Diploma, Associate, or Baccalaureate School of Nursing.
  • Must be a registered nurse licensed in Texas, or in accordance with the Board of Nurse Examiners rules for Nurse Licensure Compact.
  • Must have a valid and current Texas Driver’s license.
  • Two years experience as a Registered Nurse in a clinical setting, hospice preferred. 
  • Must complete a minimum of 20 hours of continuing education within each 24-month licensure period. 
  • Must complete Cima’s on the job internship training with an assigned mentor utilizing agency specific competency modules. 
  • Employee will function under the supervision of a mentor until competency has been demonstrated in all appropriate areas.
  • Strong leadership and organizational skills. 
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills. 
  • Exhibition of good judgment and ability to work independently. 
  • Must possess a motor vehicle in good working condition, which is available during work hours, with current proof of insurance. 
  • Must agree to and pass a criminal history background check.

We offer an excellent compensation package with a positive, professional work environment. Qualified applicants can apply online by clicking Apply Now. Please include salary requirements.

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