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Registered Nurse (RN) Admissions Hospice

Richmond, Virginia

At Bon Secours Mercy Health our nurses are able to see the impact they can have on our patients’ lives. We encourage and support our nurses as they develop and grow in their profession. Whether you are a new graduate nurse or joining us further along in your career we have opportunities and multiple career path options for you. Every patient means the world to someone and at Bon Secours Mercy Health our nurses mean the world to us.

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  • Agile
  • Analytical
  • Collaborative
  • Compassionate
  • Problem-solver
  • Results-Driven

Culture

  • Compassion — We commit to accompanying those we serve with mercy and tenderness, recognizing that "being with" is as important as "doing for".
  • Human dignity — We commit to upholding the sacredness of life and being respectful and inclusive of everyone.
  • Service — We commit to providing the highest quality in every dimension of our ministry.
  • Stewardship — We commit to promoting the responsible use of all human and financial resources, including Earth itself.
  • Integrity — We commit to acting ethically and modeling right relationships in all of our individual and organizational encounters.

Registered Nurse (RN) Admissions Hospice

Requisition R083440 Market Richmond, VA Department Shift Days/Afternoons Schedule Full-time

Thank you for considering a career at Bon Secours!

THE MISSION OF BON SECOURS HOSPICE IS TO PROVIDE COMPASSIONATE, QUALITY HEALTHCARE SERVICES TO THOSE IN NEED, INCLUDING THE POOR AND DYING, FOR THE PURPOSE OF ALLEVIATING HUMAN SUFFERING AND BRINGING PEOPLE TO WHOLENESS IN THE MIDST OF PAIN AND LOSS.

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4 10 hours days a week

Position Summary:

Performs assigned functions related to providing information about services to potential Bon Secours Hospice patient and admitting patients to Bon Secours Hospice service.

Essential Functions:

Assumes initial responsibility for assessing patient/family needs and consulting with attending physician and other hospice team members.

Makes the telephone contact and/or assessment visits with potential hospice patients to provide information on Bon Secours Hospice services and/or assess patient’s status

Determines patient’s appropriateness for admission consistent with Bon Secours Hospice service policies and admission criteria based on Physician’s determination eligibility.

Plans for admission of patients to Bon Secours Hospice in coordination with hospice in-take staff and Hospice Clinical Managers.

Admits patients, develop plan of care and complete related paperwork, in accordance with Bon Secours Hospice polices/procedures and federal regulation.

Completes all documentation and care collaboration that supports the patient’s level of care within the hospital and departmental electronic medical record

Obtains data on physical, social, and spiritual factors that may influence patient/family health status and incorporate that data into the plan of care

Manages patient/family care plan and accompanying services between time of admission and transition to primary case manager as necessary.

Assists with implementation and coordination of services required for discharge of patients from hospitals into Bon Secours Hospice program of care.

Instructs primary caregivers, volunteers and employed caregivers to provide care as indicated.

Informs the Hospice Clinical Manager, in-take staff and IDT of unusual or potentially problematic patient/family issues.

Reports off on admission/visits to appropriate staff via e-mail/phone.

Shares in providing 24-hour, seven-day-a-week coverage to patients/families when necessary.



JOB REQUIREMENTS

Graduate of an accredited school of nursing. BSN Degree preferred.
Possession of current license to practice as a registered professional nurse in the state of Virginia.
Minimum of three years of experience as a professional nurse that includes hospice/palliative or oncology
Work requires that the incumbent maintain CPR certification.
Demonstrated experience in coordination of activities, good organizational skills and ability to work independently.
Valid driver’s license and an acceptable driving record
 Demonstrated ability to relate effectively with patients, staff, physicians, community agencies, and institutions.
Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively with members of the hospice interdisciplinary team (IDT).

Bon Secoursis an equal opportunity employer.

We’ll also reward your hard work with:

  • Comprehensive, affordable medical, dental and vision plans
  • Prescription drug coverage
  • Flexible spending accounts
  • Life insurance w/AD&D
  • An employer-matched 403(b) for those who qualify
  • Paid time off
  • Educational Assistance
  • And much more

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

40

Work Shift:

Days/Afternoons

Department:

Hospice Care - Bon Secours Home Health Services, LLC

All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, genetic information, or protected veteran status, and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. If you’d like to view a copy of the affirmative action plan or policy statement for  Mercy Health – Youngstown, Ohio or Bon Secours – Franklin, Virginia; Petersburg, Virginia; and Emporia, Virginia, which are Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employers, please email recruitment@mercy.com. If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request a reasonable accommodation as part of the employment selection process, please contact The Talent Acquisition Team at recruitment@mercy.com.

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Benefits

  • Medical

  • Dental

  • Vision

  • 403b With
    Company Match

  • Professional Development

  • Paid Time Off

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