RN, Inpatient Hospice CareCenter - Part Time - Nights - Arlington Heights

    • Job Tracking ID: 512219-710252
    • Job Location: Arlington Heights , IL
    • Job Level: Mid Career (2+ years)
    • Level of Education: 2 year degree
    • Job Type: Part-Time
    • Date Updated: 11/27/2019
    • Years of Experience: 2 - 5 Years
    • Starting Date: 10/07/2019
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Job Description

Help us change the face of serious illness by joining our team as a Staff RN with our Inpatient Hospice

With 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 illness. JourneyCare serves 13 counties in the Chicago area and northern Illinois and is the largest provider of hospice and palliative care in Illinois. The agency also provides services that include JourneyCare House Calls, Chronic Care Management, JourneyCare Choices and Home Health – serving patients at all stages of serious illness. JourneyCare is dedicated to enriching lives through expert, compassionate care and empowering patients and families to live with dignity, on their own terms. We are more than just a career choice – be part of a culture where you can make a difference.

Position Overview:

The Staff RN assesses patients and their needs. They manage the patient’s case and make appropriate suggestions regarding pain and symptom management in order to ensure comfort and quality of life. The Staff RN educates and supports patients and families regarding expectations during the end-of-life process and is responsible for the overall coordination of patient’s care.

Experience and Skills

Job Requirements:

  • Associates Degree in Nursing
  • Licensed Registered nurse in the state of Illinois
  • 1 to 3 years of experience as a registered nurse in the healthcare setting, Experience working with patients of all ages
  • Communication skills, verbal and written
  • Organization skills
  • Computer skills, including EMR knowledge
  • Competent in pain and symptom management
  • Ability to work 12 hour shifts
  • Ability to work part time, night shift

Preferred Experience, Skills, and Qualifications:

  • BSN preferred
  • Training in hospice and palliative care and pain and symptom management
  • Certified Hospice and Palliative Nurse
  • 1 to 3 years of experience, preferably in hospice

Visit our careers website to apply for this position, read about our comprehensive benefits and learn about what it’s like to work at JourneyCare. Our team members make a difference! https://www.journeycare.org/careers