Job Description


Apple Valley, CA

Full Time

Work Hours: Fri, Sat, Sun

11/17/2020

Community Hospice of Victor Valley, a not-for-profit leader in hospice care, is looking for dedicated healthcare professionals to join our team.

 

Join our team and provide compassionate care to patients in your community!  We are a leader in Hospice services that offers the best programs available in the High Desert communities.  Come on board with us as a Hospice Triage Nurse!!!

With offices throughout Southern California, you can become part of the team who continues to be a leader in providing professional and comprehensive care to critically, chronically or terminally ill patients in our community.

 

Our clinicians enjoy flexible schedules including limited weekends/after-hours/on-call which promotes a healthy work-life balance.

 

We offer competitive salaries, mileage reimbursement and a generous benefits package for this position.

Benefits include:

  • Comprehensive orientation/on-the-job training program
  • Medical, Dental and Vision
  • Life / AD&D
  • Short-Term/Long-Term Disability
  • Retirement Plan with employer match
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Educational Assistance / Continuing Education
  • Sick, Vacation, Holiday Pay

 

The Hospice Triage Nurse position is open in our Apple Valley location and surrounding territory.  This is a Full-time position during our night shift with a schedule of Friday, Saturday, Sunday 8:00pm to 8:00am.

 

Requirements of the Hospice Triage Nurse:

  • Current RN or LVN license in State of CA
  • Minimum one year of acute-care experience
  • Hospice or oncology experience preferred
  • McKesson experience preferred

 

Hospice Triage Nurse Duties Include:

  • Triages all phone calls, documents all incoming calls related to patient care on conference notes.
  • Obtains and documents all information needed when taking a referral. 
  • Capable of assessing patient information from the computer and printing referrals.
  • All performance standards for "Hospice Field Nurse.”
  • Performs the initial assessment and periodic re-evaluation of nursing needs of the patient/family.
  • Where indicated, performs special pain assessment and spiritual assessment. 
  • Reports significant changes in patient status to M.D. (RN only).

 

For assistance in applying for a position with VNA Hospice & Palliative Care of Southern California, please contact the Human Resources Dept. at (909) 447-7282 or recruiter@vnasocal.org.


EEO, M/F/Protected Veterans/Individual with Disability

 

 

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