JourneyCare RN Per Diem in Barrington, Illinois
Are you a high-energy Per Diem Registered Nurse with recent nursing home, home health, hospital, assisted living or hospice experience?
Join the team at JourneyCare, with more than 40 years of healthcare leadership and expertise, JourneyCare has achieved national recognition for growth, innovation, community partnerships and best practices in caring for adults and children with serious illnesses. We are more than just a career choice – it’s a culture where you can make a difference!
The Per Diem Registered Nurse assesses patients and their needs. They make appropriate suggestions regarding pain and symptom management in order to ensure comfort and quality of life. The Registered Nurse educates and supports patients and families regarding expectations during the end-of-life process and is responsible for reporting any symptom calls and interventions to the primary nurse.
Seeking Per Diem / Registry RNs OR Registry LPNs who can Drive 100% of the time and be based in our Barrington office but are Also Available to Drive to other areas within the 10 Counties in the Chicago and Northern IL areas as applicable.
Available Shifts: This is a 100% Driving position. Weekends Only. Friday, Saturday, Sunday. Hours are 4PM to 12:30am OR Midnight to 8:30am.
Associates degree in nursing
Registered nurse licensed in the state of Illinois
Two (2) to three (3) years’ experience as a registered nurse in the healthcare setting, preferably in hospice
Valid Illinois Driver’s License in good standing with auto liability insurance
Preferred Experience, Skills and Qualifications
Training in hospice and palliative care preferred
Certified Hospice and Palliative Nurse (CHPN) a plus
Bilingual English/ Spanish a plus
Communication skills, verbal, written and Organization
Basic computer skills (Word, Excel, patient database, e-mail)
Competent in pain and symptom management
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Keyword: Hospice Nurse, RN Hospice, Registered Nurse, RN, Staff Nurse