$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 (RN) (0.6 FTE, Evening Shift) to work at Hospice Sound in SCS Hospice in Lacey, Washington.
The Registered Nurse involves certified nursing work managing the plan of care for Hospice patients. This position provides direct health care services to Hospice patients and their families in their homes, and must demonstrate independent clinical expertise throughout the nursing process. This position works collaboratively with members of the interdisciplinary hospice team, and oversees the work of appropriate caregivers (such as Hospice Aides and/or LPN) to ensure quality patient care and to enhance the quality of life of dying patients. This position is supervised by a Hospice Clinical Manager, through patient care documentation and electronic medical records, written and verbal communication, and direct observation of patient care. Shift, schedule and caseload may vary depending on position assignment.
In this position you will:
Nursing care needs are assessed as needed for a defined group of clients; after a referral, an accurate history and physical exam will be performed; document assessment data within 24 hours of home visit.
Determine priorities of client care based on client's needs and available resources; manage time effectively; prioritize client's needs effectively.
Provide information to client & significant others regarding diagnosis, interventions & available resources.
Maintain open communication to client & significant others.
Assess, plan, implement & evaluate educational needs and readiness of client & significant others to learn; develop individualized teaching plan tailored to the client's goals; implement & document teaching plan; provide concise teaching materials & practical technique demonstrations that are for the home setting; modify plan after evaluation process as needed; provide or assist patient and significant others in obtaining equipment & supplies necessary to provide quality care; encourage compliance with therapeutic nursing and medical regimes.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Graduate of a school of nursing
Two (2) years nursing experience
Current Washington State Registered Nurse License
Valid Washington State driver’s license, insured and reliable transportation
Healthcare Provider BLS/CPR certification
Preferred qualification for this position include:
- One (1) year hospice, home health, skilled nursing facility, medical/surgical, or oncology
About the ministry you will serve.
Providence Sound, HomeCare and Hospice, in Olympia, Washington, is a home health and hospice ministry serving patients in their places of residence throughout Mason, Lewis and Thurston counties in Washington state. Our team brings the Providence tradition of excellence into the home setting, and work together with physicians, patients, family members and insurance providers to meet each patient's unique needs. Providence SoundHomeCare and Hospice is a non-profit, state licensed and Medicare certified agency.
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: Home Health Nursing
Req ID: 348638