Envision Healthcare Registered Nurse RN Hospice in Grand Blanc, Michigan

Reverence Home Health and Hospice, an Ascension Health at Home Company, has an immediate opening for a Full Time Registered Nurse in the Grand Blanc Area. POSITION SUMMARY: This position is responsible for evaluation, referrals and coordinating patient/family needs. Under physician orders, the Registered Nurse is responsible for identifying and coordinating patient/family needs and for providing preventative and supportive care to the terminally ill patient/family unit. The RN utilizes assessment, intervention and teaching skills for caring for the patient/family unit, in collaboration with the hospice team members. Provides direct care as indicated and reports to appropriate hospice team members. Essential Duties and Responsibilities: * Actively engage in QAPI initiatives and compliance activities. * Take part in professional development to maintain qualifications for role; completes CBTs in a timely manner. * Document clinical findings clearly and in a concise manner while maintaining the patient clinical record according to practice standards. * Perform comprehensive initial and ongoing assessment of patients and families, and develop initial treatment plan, modifying as appropriate with interdisciplinary team focus. Educate the patient and family regarding terminal care. * Identify actual or potential quality/safety/ethical/legal/compliance issues and initiates appropriate intervention or referral. Updates the attending physician/IDT about changes in the patient s condition and/or plan of care. * Coordinate care with contracted facilities, discuss and initiate the written plan of care, and attend care conferences as scheduled. * Evaluates services provide by the Hospice Aide every two weeks. * Maintain productivity standards. * Promote efficiency in use of supplies and visit utilization including mileage. * Is an ambassador for the agency in daily encounters with referral sources. * Promote positive relationships with contracted facilities. * Promote a positive culture among and across the hospice team. * Promote teamwork and shared responsibility for attaining the agency mission and vision. * Active participation in meeting agency customer satisfaction goals. * Create predictability for patients by following standard practices and using KEY WORDS AT KEY TIMES to decrease caregiver anxiety. * Promote agency by always putting the patient first. Non-Essential Duties and Responsibilities: * Perform other duties as assigned. Minimum Qualifications: Education/Licensing/Certification: * Graduate of accredited school of nursing. * BSN preferred. * Current State Nursing License. * Possess valid driver s license, proof of insurance