Registered Nurse - Hospice


PRN (As needed)

Days; Includes Rotating Weekends & Call

M-F 8-4:30 with rotating call

Description: The Hospice registered nurse is a member of the health care team and is responsible for providing quality nursing care utilizing NOMC standards of care.  The RN Is a resource person for other members of the health care team.  Responsible for oversight of the patient's plan of care, teaching the caregiver and assessing all aspects of the patient's care.  Will utilize effective communication between personnel, physicians, other hospital departments, other healthcare entities, patients and families.    Requirements: Must be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing, and be currently licensed by the Louisiana State Board of Nursing.  Must have minimum of 2 years full time experience as full time licensed RN.  Membership in a professional organization is encouraged.    Physical Requirements: Strength:  Medium                            Push:    Occasionally          Pull:      Occasionally Lift:          Occasionally                     Sit:       Occasionally           Stand:   Frequently Walk:       Frequently