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Posted: Wednesday, November 15, 2017 10:36 PM



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At Compassus, our mission is to provide hospice care to terminally ill patients and their families with Compassion, Integrity, and Excellence. The Colleagues of Compassus are committed to keeping The Hospice Promise by delivering the highest quality of care, serving the needs of patients and families and spreading the stories of hospice to those whom they come into contact. Our goal is to provide the greatest possible comfort and care for those who experience one of life s most intimate and challenging moments.
Compassus also provides palliative care to improve quality of life for patients and families who may also be seeking aggressive treatment for their serious illness. Compassus palliative care services can offer relief from symptoms and pain and a care plan based on your values and needs.
I am inspired by the ability to truly tailor the care I provide to each and every unique patient and family Being able to provide what patients need in the moment they need it is the best part of working in hospice.


-Laura, Registered Nurse


As a Compassus nurse, you have the autonomy to utilize your nursing skills. You are invited into patients homes and lives during trying times and have the honor to become a trusted face. For many of our team members, this is more than a career it s a calling.


Do you want to make a difference in the lives of others? Join our team today as a Registered Nurse Case Manager to positively impact the experiences of patients and families.


Position Summary

As an RNCM, you will work as a hospice field nurse and as a member of the Inter-Disciplinary Team to provide both routine and emergency assessments as well as educational and evaluative services to meet the needs of our patients and their families. You will help the patient and family maintain their maximum level of comfort and coping, flex your schedule to meet agency-staffing needs, and provide after-hours emergency support to the patient and family.


Principal Accountabilities

  • Coordinate clinical, psycho-social and spiritual services as indicated by Plan of Care through case management
  • Provide physical and emotional intensive care to support the patient and family in periods of crisis
  • Collaborate with the Inter-Disciplinary Team to coordinate hospice care for the patient and family to ensure appropriateness, continuity, and quality of care
  • Explain hospice services and Medicare benefits to patients and families
  • Oversee the care given by Licensed Practical Nurses and Hospices Aides

Qualifications

  • Strong leadership and organizational skills required
  • Effective communication and compassionate interpersonal skills
  • High sense of integrity, which includes maintaining confidential information
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office programs

Education and certification

  • Minimum of one year nursing practice or equivalent experience
  • Hospice, Oncology, Home Health and/or Long-Term Care experience preferred
  • Registered Nursing License in state of employment

State-specific requirement

  • Louisiana: Two years full time experience as a Registered Nurse or two years clinical in hospice.

Compassus, including all Compassus affiliates, complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex. Compassus, including all Compassus affiliates, does not exclude people or treat them differently because of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex.
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Associated topics: maternal, neonatal, nurse, nurse clinical, nurse rn, registered nurse, staff nurse, surgery, tcu, unit

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• Location: Chantilly, Northern Virginia

• Post ID: 40673857 nova
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