Providence RN - Hospice Snohomish After Hours Triage (0.75 FTE Work From Home) *$10,000 Sign-On Bonus* in Everett, Washington
$10,000 Sign-on Bonus for eligible external candidates who meet all conditions for payment - this is in addition to the fantastic benefits and compensation package offered by Providence that begin on your first day of employment.
Providence is calling a Registered Nurse After Hours Triage (0.75 FTE, Evening Shift) to Hospice Snohomish at SCS Hospice in Everett, Washington. This is a home-based position working from 3:30pm - 12:00am.
This is primarily a work at home position triaging patient/family phone calls, consulting about end-of-life pain and symptom mangement. There will be times where home visits need to be done while on shift. The Hospice Nurse serves as a member of the interdisciplinary hospice team, assessing, planning, and providing nursing care to terminally ill patients. In doing so, the nurse addresses, in a holistic way, the needs of terminally ill patients and their families. The nurse strives to anticipate changes in patients' conditions, avoid crises, promote patient and family choice, assure continuity of care, and enhances the quality of life of dying patients.
In this position you will:
Assess the needs of Hospice and families by phone, with special attention to the symptoms and comfort of the patient; provide immediate problem-solving support.
Contact covering MD’s to obtain needed medications, arrange for nursing visit if needed, and/or provide follow-up communication to other Hospice staff regarding patient/family needs.
Implement nursing interventions based on the Plan of Care and Providence policies and procedures.
Anticipate disease progression and implications for pain and symptom management at end of life.
Inform patient and family of current and anticipated changes in patient condition as appropriate.
Evaluate and document patient and family response to interventions, revise the Plan of Care as appropriate
Document RN assessments, interventions, and communications accurately and timely according to established standards
All required documentation will be complete, accurate and timely. Be able to document nursing assessments and interventions related to symptom management and palliative care, grief and quality of life issues for patient/families receiving Hospice care. Documents in electronic health record.
Promote and practice patient/family, personal and environmental safety while performing job duties according to agency policies and procedures.
Participate in relevant educational activities to provide competent care to patients/caregivers, to improve the nursing process, and to seek personal and professional growth.
Display professionalism in the work environment in all areas including communication with both internal and external customers and time management skills.
Maintain productivity as per agency standard.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Graduate of an accredited school of nursing
Current Washington State Registered Nurse (RN) License
Current provider BLS (Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation) certification
Driver auto insurance
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Medical/Surgical, Hospice or Home Health experience
One (1) year of nursing experience
About the ministry you will serve.
Providence Hospice and Home Care provides quality, timely, comprehensive medical care in the homes of patients in Snohomish County in Washington State, including Camano Island. Our Mission is to improve the quality of life of our community by providing professional, compassionate, quality care, in appropriate settings, enabling individuals and families to manage health care problems and life-threatening illnesses. The wide-ranging care we provide includes the service of physicians, registered nurses, CWCN registered nurse wound care specialists, medical social workers, rehabilitation therapists, home health aides, chaplains and volunteers.
Our Inpatient Hospice Care Center provides a unique alternative to traditional home-based care for hospice patients who need symptom management which cannot be provided in the home. Located at Providence Regional Medical Center Everett, the center serves patients in the hospital and offers the community a complete continuum of hospice care.
We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Hospice Nursing
Req ID: 365255