Registered Nurse - Palliative Medicine

1908689

Avera Medical Group Palliative Medicine Yankton, Yankton, SD

Palliative Care

Casual

Day Shift

Varies; Casual

Job Summary:

·         The Palliative Care RN is dedicated to supporting the Palliative Care provider; this position will work approximately 1 day per week.

·         Works in collaboration with the Palliative Care provider and other members of the Palliative Care team to deliver palliative care and related health care services to patient and families.

·         Follow-up on provider orders, identifying potential delays in care and assure communication between all members of the care team, patients and families.

 

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:

·         Graduate from a CCNE or NLN accredited nursing program is strongly preferred. Graduate from an approved nursing program is acceptable.

·         Bachelor's degree in Nursing is preferred.

·         Minimum of 2 years' experience in an acute care setting required.

 

CERTIFICATION, LICENSURE, and/or REGISTRATIONS:

·         Licensed as a Registered Nurse in the State of South Dakota and/or meeting the requirements of Multi-state licensure required. 

·         National Board for Certification of Hospice and Palliative Care preferred