Staff RN, PT Nights
Responsibilities: Provides nursing and supportive care in accordance with interdisciplinary plan of care. Treat patients, educate patients about medical conditions and provide advice and emotional support to patients’ family members. Responsible for documentation, operation of medical equipment, and administration of medications.
Requirements: Current Arkansas RN license without restriction; current BLS certification, satisfactory TB skin test and annual flu vaccination; minimum 3 years of nursing experience in a hospital or healthcare facility; at least one year experience is preferred in the areas of home health, hospice, gerontology, geriatrics, acute care & care of the terminally ill. Ability to cope with human suffering, emergencies and other stresses. Should be caring, sympathetic, responsible and detail oriented. Must be able to direct or supervise others, correctly assess patients’ conditions and determine when consultation is required. Strong documentation and communication skills. Computer skills required. Experience using electronic health records system preferred. Bilingual a plus.
Education: Graduate of an accredited school of nursing. Prefer hospice & palliative care certification.