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Palliative Care RN

Category

Full Time

Location

Lafayette
Objective:
Seeking a RN with a broad knowledge of hospice and palliative Home Health. The palliative care RN must have knowledge and experience transitioning patients/caregivers through the care continuum, prioritizing patients that demonstrate appropriateness in transitioning from palliative home health to a hospice level of care. 

Responsibilities and Qualifications:

The palliative RN leads the care coordination between home care and hospice services by assessing identified potential hospice patients to determine hospice elegibility and appropriateness. Collaborates with the care clinician to navigate the transition with the patient, family, physician, and home care team through the hospice education, evlauation and decision making. The care continuum at NSI Home Health and Hospice aims to promote patient care standards and the palliative care RN will act as a patient advocate. 

Licensure:

Unrestricted Registered Nurse Liscense in the state of Louisiana

Experience: 

Minimum of two years clinical nursing experience requried. Two years Hospice and/or Home Health experience required. Knowledge of value based care models preferred. 

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