On Call RN - Alexandria, LA

Alexandria, Louisiana, United States Full-time

FULL TIME NURSE NEEDED

About Us

The mission at Heart of Hospice is to transform end of life care in the communities we serve. We wrap our families in a team approach that ensures that our patients and their loved ones are given the best care possible. Our goal is to serve every eligible patient with the same care and compassion we would give to our own loved ones.

Job opening

We are looking for a compassionate, flexible, and organized Registered Nurse to fill on call shifts. The shifts are Mon-Fri 1630-0800, Sat & Sun 0800-0800. One week on, one week off with full time benefits.

 

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for employing the nursing process, maintaining a working knowledge of the condition and progress of assigned patients
  • Responsible for needs assessments and admissions as assigned
  • Assist in overseeing the utilization and ordering of medications, DME and supplies
  • Acts as a liaison and educator where needed between patient/family, hospice team, and vendors

Qualifications: 

  • Must be a licensed Registered Nurse in good standings in the state of Louisiana 
  • Knowledge of hospice philosophy, grief-loss, & the death and dying process (a plus)

 

COME JOIN OUR GROWING TEAM!