Providence Health & Services Registered Nurse (RN) - Palliative Care in Spokane, Washington
Providence is calling a Registered Nurse (RN) - Palliative Care (Part Time, .80 FTE, 32 hours per week) to Providence Medical Group in Spokane, Washington. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
In this position you will:
Be responsible for performing individual patient/family assessments which will include assessing the patient/family's complex medical , emotional, social, spiritual and financial needs.
Work with the Palliative Care Team to create a comprehensive care plan based on patient/family goals.
Be responsible for assessing and facilitating appropriate treatment per orders for patients who are at the end of life on "comfort care".
Regularly communicate with Social Services to help facilitate use of both Community and Providence based resources.
Facilitate communication between the patient, referring physician, palliative care physicians and both inpatient/outpatient support services providers.
Provide ongoing support to families engages in the bereavement process by making referrals or offering follow up as appropriate.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Graduation from an accredited school of nursing
Currently licensed as a Registered Nurse (RN) in the State of Washington
Current Basic Life Saving (BLS) certification required within sixty (60) days of hire
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)
One (1) year clinical experience
Experience in providing patient and staff education
Experience and skills in conflict resolution
About the clinic you will serve.
Providence Medical Group is a group of primary care, specialty care and hospital-based medical providers who serve eastern Washington in clinic locations. Our providers and staff strive to create a distinctive healthcare experience for each patient – one focused on trust, respect, communication and teamwork.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.
Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 76,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 475 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Case Management
Req ID: 140224