St. Joseph Health RN- Palliative Care in Anaheim, California

St. Joseph Home Care Services is seeking a Full Time, Palliative Care, Registered Nurse to see patients concentrated in North Orange County with travel down to South Orange County as needed.

  • 8 hour shift

  • PSJH Benefits, 401K, paid time off

  • Competitive Hourly Pay rate and mileage.

  • Case Management following patients from admission through discharge.

  • Easy EMR, Kinnser with I-Pad & I-Phone

This position is offering a $3,000 sign on bonus and is a full time, 40 hour per week position.

This position will be Case Managing Palliative Care patients prior to transitioning to Hospice.

Job Summary: The Hospice Registered Nurse provides prescribed nursing care service to Hospice patients and their families in a home setting, Respite Care Facility (RCFE) or a skilled nursing facility setting.

Essential Functions:

  • Demonstrate ability to document the full assessment and create a plan of care with accurate orders, diagnosis and projection of visits for all disciplines necessary to support each patient.

  • Demonstrate understanding and competency in workflows, problem charting, interventions and accuracy of input by review of POC at each visit.

  • Demonstrate understanding of the relationship of clinician schedule and the time log to validate clinician’s day and verify accuracy of hours reported and processed to payroll.

  • Demonstrate the ability to gather patient data to enter in the electronic medical record for the QAPI, including vital signs, unusual occurrence reports, ESAS, falls and wound care.

  • Administers all medications and treatments according to network policy and procedure, accepted standards of care and network guidelines.

  • Performs accurate assessments, develops and implements a written Plan of Care with the patient following physician's orders and according to Hospice guidelines.

  • Performs and documents nursing interventions including patient education according to the Plan of Care and adapts these actions as patient needs change.

  • Addresses patient needs and problems, nursing intervention and patient response, safety interventions and education and teaching.

  • Effectively establishes priorities and delegates responsibilities appropriately when supervising the LVN and the CHHA.

  • Makes visits as scheduled and participates in on-call rotation as required.

Minimum Position Qualifications :

  • Education: Complete necessary education to attain RN Licensure in state of California.

  • Experience: 1 year of professional nursing experience requ

Since 1988, St. Joseph Health, Home Care Services has been a trusted leader in home health, hospice and infusion pharmacy, helping clients throughout Orange County, Los Angeles County and the Inland Empire receive the quality care they need in the comfort of their home. A member of the St. Joseph Hoag Health alliance, St. Joseph Health, Home Care Services is guided by our core values of excellence, service, dignity and justice in everything we do. With over 700 caring employees, we are dedicated to restoring the health and well-being of clients and families at all stages of life’s journey.St. Joseph Health, Home Care Services provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, St. Joseph Health, Home Care Services complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Company: SJH Home Health Network