Hospice RN On-Call (full-time, weekends or 7 on/7 off)

Career Title: Hospice RN On-Call (full-time, weekends or 7 on/7 off)
City: Cincinnati
State: Ohio

We are seeking a licensed Registered Nurse for a full-time, Hospice RN On-Call position. The schedule for this role could either be Weekend On-Call (Friday at 5 pm until Monday at 8 am) or 7 on/7 off (evenings and weekends). This position will perform routine and emergency visits as needs arise after hours for the Cincinnati area.

Job duties of this rewarding position include:

  • Perform routine and emergency visits after hours including weekends
  • Initiating patient plan of care and reevaluating as necessary
  • Utilizing health assessment data to determine nursing diagnosis
  • Administering medication and treatment as prescribed by the physician in the plan of care
  • Counseling the patient and family in meeting nursing and related needs
  • Completing and maintaining accurate clinical notes
  • Communicating with the physician and participating in interdisciplinary group meetings to meet the medical and emotional needs of the patient and family/caregivers

Ideal candidates should have the following qualifications:

  • Graduate of an accredited nursing school with a current Colorado RN license
  • 1 year hospice nursing experience required
  • Hospice experience required
  • Ability to manage schedule effectively and efficiently