RN

RN

Location: Jasper, TX

Posted: 08/24/16

Status: Per Diem


Description:

Cima Hospice has an immediate opening for a Per Diem Hospice RN in Jasper, TX.

Essential Functions:

  • 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:

Education/Skills:

  • Graduate of an accredited Diploma, Associate, or Baccalaureate School of Nursing

Certification/Licensure:

  • 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 current Texas Driver’s License.

Training:

  • 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.

Special Requirements:

  • Nursing Skills as defined as generally accepted standards of practice.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills.
  • 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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