Good Shepherd Hospice RN / On Call - Weekends / *5 Weeks Paid Vacation / Hospice in Dallas, Texas
Our Mission...serving people with compassion and dignity. At Good Shepherd Hospice of Dallas, the On-Call Triage/Visit RN provides nursing assessment, planning and care to maximize the comfort and health of patients and families. The On-Call RN responds to all phone calls promptly and appropriately during the weekend hours, makes patient visits as necessary and completes weekend admissions and death visits as needed. This is a full-time position.
About Us Good Shepherd Hospice is a leading provider of hospice care with a clear vision for our future, strong leadership to guide us and great opportunities for all current and future employees. We opened our first office in Oklahoma City in 1995. Today, we have a regional presence serving Oklahoma, Kansas, Missouri and Texas. Along the way, we've touched the lives of more than 20,000 patients and shepherded 50,000+ family members through their time of need, offering bereavement support for as long as they desired it. Every member of our medical team – and volunteer staff – receives comprehensive, ongoing training.
We are a member of the National Hospice and Palliative Care Association, Medicare Certified and State Licensed.
Responsibilities • Professional Management of the Patient and Family • Communication with Medical Professionals, the Hospice Team and Others • Maintaining Accurate, Up-to-Date Records • Training the Patient and Caregiver • Elevating Necessary Matters to the Attention of the Patient Care Manager • Providing Excellent Customer Service to Patients and Families
Benefits - * 5 weeks paid vacation per year based on accrued hours Our competitive benefit package includes paid holidays, Health, Dental and Life Insurance, an education fund, a 401K investment plan with matching, mileage reimbursement, and 5 weeks paid time off per year based on accrued hours.
Requirements • Minimum one (1) Year of Hospice Experience Preferred (or previous experience in home health, geriatrics or general medical/surgical nursing required) • Registered Nurse Licensed in the State of Texas • Strong Organizational and Self-Management Skills • Valid Driver’s License • Vehicle in Good Working Order • Appropriate Auto Liability Insurance Coverage • Can Successfully Pass Criminal Background Check
Good Shepherd Hospice is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
COMPASSIONATE ABOUT CARE. passionate about life.