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UnityPoint Health Hospice Registered Nurse-Paula Baber House- Fort Dodge, IA in Fort Dodge, Iowa

UnityPoint at Home - Fort Dodge

RN - Hospice House

.4 FTE ( 16 hours a week) every 3rd night weekend with 3p-11p during the week

Part Time Benefits

$2,500 Sign on Bonus

**Only eligible for bonus if external applicant.

The Hospice Registered Nurse plans, organizes and directs home hospice care services, initiates, and implements care primarily in the patient’s home environment or hospice inpatient unit setting. The Hospice RN fulfills the role of skilled communicator, educator, leader and motivator. The Hospice RN ensures that high standards of patient care are met at all times.

Integrate and coordinate the care of the at-risk population across the healthcare continuum making assessments, planning interventions working closely with providers and overall patient care team. Facilitates the interdisciplinary plan of care to meet multiple service needs as well as promote continuity through elimination of fragmentation of care/service. Promotes the provision of comfort care to the dying as an active, desirable, and integral component of nursing care in a hospice facility. Communicates effectively and compassionately with the patient, family, and hospice team about end-of-life issues. Demonstrates respect for the patient/family views and wishes during their hospice stay.

Graduate of State Board approved program for Registered Nurses and valid license as a Registered Nurse. CPR: Maintain a valid Basic Life Support (BLS) Healthcare Provider Card with Re-certification. Strong interpersonal skills. Minimum of 1 year recent clinical experience in medical/surgical or oncology nursing Has experience in or demonstrates knowledge of nursing care for patients with life-limiting illness

Requisition ID: 2020-80300

Street: 2630 9th Ave So

Name: 9400 UnityPoint at Home Affiliate

Name: SN Visits- IPU- FD

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt

Scheduled Hours/Shift: every 3rd night weekend with 3p-11p during the week

External Company Name: UnityPoint Health

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