Full-time - Hospice Admissions RN | Emblem Hospice | Tucson, AZ in Tucson, AZ at Ensign Services

Date Posted: 7/31/2020

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    Tucson, AZ
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Job Description

Emblem Hospice Tucson offers life-changing service to all of our patients. We have a dynamic team of nurses, aides, social services and spiritual care professionals, as well as a compassionate group of volunteers and experienced management. We are searching for a full-time Admissions RN to add their expertise to this team. We offer a competitive wage based on experience, benefits and paid vacation and sick time.

The Admissions RN performs pre-admission evaluations for appropriateness for hospice services and initiates the admission process by educating and informing patient/family of hospice and its services. The Admissions RN also obtains informed consents, provides nursing assessment, initial plan of care and intervention(s) that optimize patient and family directed comfort and quality of life. A Hospice Admission RN understands that it is the small things that matter. A warm smile and reassuring touch that shows you care. A kind word that soothes the heart and fosters a personal connection. 

Job Requirements:

  • Registered nurse with current licensure to practice professional nursing in Arizona.
  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing.
  • Minimum of two years of nursing experience with hospice or home care preferred.
  • Demonstrates excellent observation, problem solving, verbal and written communications; nursing skills per competency checklist.
  • Shows ability to organize and prioritize workload independently.
  • Prolonged or considerable walking or standing.  Able to lift, position, and/or transfer patients.  Able to lift supplies and equipment.  Considerable reaching, stooping, bending, kneeling, and/or crouching.  Visual acuity and hearing to perform required nursing skills.
  • Maintains a current CPR certification.
  • Must be a licensed driver with an automobile that is insured in accordance with state or organization requirements and is in good working order.
  • Self-directed and able to work with minimal supervision.
  • Must possess a Level One Fingerprint Clearance Card.

Emblem Hospice is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other protected characteristics. Pre-employment criminal background screening and drug screening are required. Back to Jobs


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