rn, case manager, hospice - Concord, CA , USA, United States - Sutter Health

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    Description

    Organization:
    SCAH-Sutter Care at Home - Bay


    Position Overview:


    Experienced Registered Nurse who provides skilled palliative and end of life care in the community setting in alignment with Sutter's mission, goals and objectives.

    Facilitates the development of a collaborative interdisciplinary plan and ensures the overall coordination and medical management of hospice services for patients and their significant others.


    Job Description:

    EDUCATION:
    Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing


    CERTIFICATION & LICENSURE:
    RN-Registered Nurse of California

    BLS-Basic Life Support Healthcare Provider

    DL-Valid California Drivers License Class C

    AUTO-Automobile Insurance


    TYPICAL EXPERIENCE:
    2 years recent relevant experience.


    SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE:
    Must have the ability to function independently and as a member of an interdisciplinary team; ability to

    exercise independent, sound nursing judgment in planning and providing patient care.

    Exhibits knowledge of patho-physiology and accepted treatment protocols for common home care

    diagnoses.

    Knowledge of basic safety and infection control principles.

    Knowledge of state and federal home care regulatory guidelines preferred.

    Demonstrated clinical assessment skills.

    Ability to recognize the special needs of Hospice patients and others in the home.

    Ability to communicate with patients and significant others in an effective, mature, caring manner.

    Ability to maintain harmonious constructive relationships with internal and external customers.

    Demonstrated effective written and verbal communication skills.

    Understanding of palliative care for the terminally ill patient.

    Must be able to recognize unsafe or emergency situations and act appropriately.

    Must be able to meet company productivity standards as indicated by organization and manager.

    Must be able to handle sensitive issues, conflict with or among others, respectively direct and reinforce

    staff efforts; effectively plan and organize and prioritize work, think critically to both effectively plan

    and organize department operations and to effectively solve unique problems as they arise or identify when to consult supervisor.

    Must be able to deal with challenging work environment with time demands and occasional conflicting

    priorities.

    Maintain a positive and professional image and demonstrate self-directed learning to meet professional

    development and/or license requirements.

    Is responsible for maintaining all required licensure and certifications.

    Must have reliable transportation.


    Job Shift:
    Days


    Schedule:
    Full Time


    Shift Hours:
    8


    Days of the Week:
    Monday - Friday


    Weekend Requirements:
    As Needed, One Weekend Shift a month


    Benefits:
    Yes


    Unions:
    No


    Position Status:
    Non-Exempt


    Weekly Hours:
    40


    Employee Status:
    Regular


    Number of Openings:
    1

    Sutter Health is an equal opportunity employer EOE/M/F/Disability/Veterans.

    Pay Range is $68.91 to $91.64 / hour

    The salary range for this role may vary above or below the posted range as determined by location.

    This range has not been adjusted for any specific geographic differential applicable by area where the position may be filled.

    Compensation takes into account several factors including but not limited to a candidate's experience, education, skills, licensure and certifications, department equity, training and organizational needs.

    Base pay is just one piece of the total rewards program offered by Sutter Health. Eligible roles also qualify for a comprehensive benefits package.