Staff Nurse RN - In-patient facility - Weekend AM
at Hospice of The Piedmont, Inc.

Date Posted: 4/18/2019

Job Description

Hours:  Saturday and Sunday 7:00 am - 7:30 pm and Monday 7:00 am - 3:30 pm

  • Assesses physical, environmental/safety needs of patient.

  • Develops and coordinates plan of care in collaboration with patient, significant others, and interdisciplinary care team members to focus on holistic needs of patient in order to assure satisfactory outcomes for patient.

  • Provides in-patient facility nursing care according to plan of care.

  • Acts in a professional manner to collaborate with physicians, other health care providers, and interdisciplinary team members and makes timely reports of pertinent information to appropriate health care professionals.

  • Accurately and timely documents nursing assessment, interventions, and updates to Plan of Care according to the nursing standards of this organization. 

  • Supervises nurse aides and documents supervision according to organizational policy. 

  • Provides caregiver with appropriate instruction to support safe care of the patient at Hospice Home at High Point and in accordance with the current plan of care.

  • Complies with organizational nursing standards.

  • Maintains patient confidentiality at all times

Job Requirements

Requirements

  • Graduate of accredited school of nursing – Associates Degree, (BSN preferred)

  • Two years clinical nursing experience

  • Current North Carolina Registered Nurse license

  • Ability to maintain positive working relationships and courteous interaction with public

  • Ability to read signs, meters, and hear patient communication

Physical Factors

  • Unpredictable and varying situations in the in-patient environment

  • Ability to transfer patients and carry DME

  • Risk of exposure to blood or body fluids, infectious diseases, sharp objects, chemotherapy agents, and trauma secondary to automobile accident. 

  • Prolonged standing, walking and sitting

  • Prolonged computer exposure

Job Snapshot

About Us

Who are we?

Named one of the 2017 Best Places to Work in the Piedmont – Triad by the Triad Business Journal, Hospice of the Piedmont is one of North Carolina’s longest-operating, experienced not-for-profit hospice organizations. Founded in 1981, Hospice of the Piedmont provides hospice services to more than 1,000 individuals each year across a four county service area covering Guilford, Forsyth, Davidson and Randolph counties of North Carolina. We touch the lives of many thousands more through our palliative care program, Care Connection, and through other services like our Kids Path and Grief Counseling Center programs. Our mission is simple, we connect individuals and their families to the care they seek, on the terms they choose.

How do we think?

An innovative thinking organization, Hospice of the Piedmont’s culture empowers individuals to make lasting contributions to the things that matter most in work and life. Our culture gives value to each individual team member and encourages their contributions to the organization’s success, not just simple job fulfillment.

Why does working here matter?

Becoming a Hospice of the Piedmont team member isn’t just about the work – it’s about being inspired to support the personal and professional development of each team member. Connect, Accept, Respond and Excel – our 4 guiding principles – support our organizational mission and help individuals find their own personal fulfilment. Being a member of our team isn’t just about the work we do, it’s about belonging to a well-respected organization with meaningful ties to the community.

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