Saint Luke's Health System Registered Nurse I HOSP - Home Hospice in Kansas City, Missouri

Job id : 99720581 Description Since 1975, Saint Luke's Hospice-one of the region's first hospice programs-has provided compassionate, comforting care to area patients and their families in their homes and nursing facilities.Our hospice nurses help the patient control and direct their end-of-life care. They provide peace of mind, dignity, and comfort on the patient's terms-often in their own home. The hospice team provides medical, emotional, and spiritual support to not only the patient, but also the patient's family.As a Hospice RN I, you are accountable for utilizing the nursing process throughout the provision of patient/family care in the patient's residence. The RN is responsible for delegating patient-care tasks and for supervision of other patient care staff. The RN is responsible for coordinating the care of patients and consulting other disciplines of the health care team as indicated. The RN functions collaboratively with the medical staff and the other disciplines to provide and enhance patient care. The RN is responsible for facilitating patient care, anticipating patient care needs, individualizing patient care and adjusting or modifying the nursing plan of care as appropriate. Minimum Requirements Required:Applicable State RN Licensure in KS and MOBasic Life Support (BLS) For more details go to URL