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UnityPoint Health RN Visit Hospice in Urbandale, Iowa

Sign On Bonus

Hospice RN Visit

Saturday and Sunday 8am to 8pm with alternating back up call on Friday or Saturday overnight

Part Time Benefits

Eligible for Sign on bonus if External:

-$2,500 for no hospice experience

-$5,000 for 1 year of hospice experience as an RN

Benefits include: Health, Dental, Vision, 401(k) Match, Disability Coverage, Paid Time Off/Holidays, Critical Care Coverage, Parental Leave, Annual Pay Raise and more!!

Perks of working in Home Hospice Health:

Care for a diverse patient population within your own community

Work independently & have the ability to work remotely

Patient Care/Care Coordination

  • Delivers quality care consistent with Hospice Conditions of Participation, qualifying hospice criteria, payer coverage criteria, and providing visits/treatments consistent with the plan of care to honor patient/ family values/ wishes

  • Makes visits to the homes of patients requiring home health nursing services and assumes responsibility for an ongoing interdisciplinary assessment of the patient.

  • Performs initial and comprehensive assessments on all patients in accordance with agency policies and procedures.

  • Performs nursing assessment at each visit in accordance with agency policies and procedures.

  • Provides patient, caregiver and family counseling and education as indicated in the plan of care.

  • Assists the RN Case Manager in the development and ongoing update to a plan of care that specifies the care and services needed to meet patient-specific needs determined during the comprehensive assessment and includes measurable outcomes that will occur as a result of implementing and coordinating the plan of care.

  • Maintains accurate and timely documentation of clinical records and time/travel entries.

  • Participates in evening, night and weekend coverage to ensure nursing services are accessible to all patients 24 hours a day, 7 days per week (schedules and rotations determined by region).

Qualifications:

  • Graduate of State Board approved program for Registered Nurses and valid license as RN in state(s) where providing care.

  • One year of nursing experience caring for similar patient population as to be assigned.

  • Valid licensed driver with automobile insurance in accordance with state(s) and/or organizational requirements.

  • Mandatory Reporter: Child & Dependent Adult Abuse.

  • Person Centered Care (PCC) course completion within first 12 months of hire and annual completion of competency validation activities.

  • CPR: Maintain a valid Basic Life Support (BLS) Healthcare Provider Card with Re-certification.

  • Basic knowledge of current, frequently used medications, including modes of administration, actions and side effects.

  • Competency in variety of nursing skills and ability to perform without supervision (NPWT, complex wound care, IV therapy, catheter care, ostomy care, chronic disease management assessment and teaching).

Requisition ID: 2021-90762

Street: 11333 Aurora Ave

Name: 9400 UnityPoint at Home Affiliate

Name: SN Visits- Hosp- DM

FTE (Numeric Only; Ex. 0.01): 0.6

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt

External Company Name: UnityPoint Health

External Company URL: http://www.unitypoint.org

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