Hospice of the Valley is seeking a full-time Nurse Practitioner to provide direct medical care of Hospice and Palliative Care patients by functioning as the attending physician as appropriate, and to perform face-to-face assessments for assigned patients in consultation with the Hospice Medical Director. To devise, implement, and manage a program designed to meet the needs of the community members who have a chronic disease but are not yet hospice-appropriate.
Along with compassionate and quality clinical skills, we are looking for the right personality with a passion for providing excellent customer service. You must be able to multi-task in a fast-paced environment while still demonstrating empathy and professionalism to families needing your understanding and attention.
Hospice of the Valley’s clinical department is seeking to fill several PRN RN positions. This position provides professional nursing care by utilizing all elements of the nursing process. Assesses and evaluates patient’s status by writing and initiating Plan of Care, and regularly re-evaluating patient/family/caregiver needs, and revises the Plan of Care as necessary. This position initiates and applies appropriate preventative and therapeutic nursing procedures and techniques, and maintains communication regarding patient care with the physician and supervisory personnel. This position will complete, maintain and submit accurate and relevant clinical notes regarding the patient’s condition and care given. This position monitors the maintenance of medical records, assuring accuracy, completeness, and compliance with licensing regulations, certification standards, legal and ethical standards, and ensures compliance with all applicable regulatory standards.
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240 Johnston Street, SE
PO Box 2745
Decatur, AL 35602