Admissions Registered Nurse (RN)

    • Job Tracking ID: 512219-764120
    • Job Location: St, Charles, IL
      DuPage County
    • Job Level: Mid Career (2+ years)
    • Level of Education: 2 year degree
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: 06/08/2021
    • Years of Experience: 2 - 5 Years
    • Starting Date: ASAP
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Job Description

Help our patients celebrate every moment by joining our team as an Admissions Registered Nurse (RN)

Join the team at JourneyCare, with more than 40 years of healthcare leadership and expertise, JourneyCare has achieved national recognition for growth, innovation, community partnerships and best practices in caring for adults and children with serious illnesses. We are more than just a career choice - it’s a culture where you can make a difference!

Ask us about our competitive benefits packages!

Position Overview
The Admissions Registered Nurse (RN) uses their knowledge in pain and symptom management and the end-of-life in order to educate patients, families, and referral sources about hospice. The Admissions Registered Nurse (RN) is responsible for working with physicians to discern hospice eligibility and complete an initial assessment for those patients who meet criteria. The Admissions Registered Nurse (RN) actively participates in coordination of all aspects of a patient’s care, including collaboration with referral sources to ensure seamless continuity of care.

Experience and Skills

Requirements for Admissions Registered Nurse (RN) positions

  • Associate Degree in Nursing, Bachelor of Science in Nursing preferred
  • Licensed Registered Nurse in the state of Illinois
  • Minimum of 1-year clinical experience, preferably in an acute care, home health, or hospice setting
  • Ability to work under pressure, multi-task and maintain a calming, professional presence in a fast-paced environment with frequent interruptions
  • Ability to maintain organizational confidentiality, which includes but is not limited to information about patients/families, volunteers, employees, donors and Agency processes
  • Certified Hospice and Palliative Nurse preferred
  • Knowledge of federal and state healthcare regulations preferred

Job Benefits

Benefits offered for Admissions Registered Nurse position

  • BlueCross BlueShield Medical Benefits / Dental & Vision
  • Generous Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Company-Paid Life Insurance, Short-Term Disability, Long-Term Disability
  • Competitive 403B Retirement Match
  • Tuition/Education Reimbursement
  • Company-Provided CEUs