WorkSource Oregon Registered Nurse in Salem, Oregon

As a hospice registered nurse, you will help families through one of the most difficult times of their lives ' losing a loved one. The comfort, compassion, teaching, and empowerment you provide can help hospice patients and their families make the most of their time left together. We're looking for hospice nurses that want to use their passion and expertise as part of a team to provide the best care possible for hospice patients. -Fully use your professional skills and training, including critical thinking, teaching and assessment skills as you provide services to patients, families and caregivers in their own homes and facilities -Use your teaching skills to empower family caregivers as you guide them through the end of life journey and help them identify their options for care to optimize quality of life -Coordinate the care of hospice patients, working as part of an interdisciplinary team to meet the holistic needs of the patient and their family/caregivers -Provide caring, professional nursing services to hospice patients as indicated by the plan of care you develop with the interdisciplinary team -Perform initial and ongoing assessments of patients, developing and revising the plan of care as needed -Provide timely documentation and communication of assessments, planning and interventions -Manage your own daily schedule working within the guidelines of agency policy and hospice regulatory requirements