Providence Health & Services RN Palliative Care Coordinator in Santa Monica, California

Description:

Providence is calling a full time, day shift Registered Nurse, Palliative Care Coordinator to Providence TrinityCare Hospice based at Providence Facey Medical Foundation in Mission Hills, California.

This position is primarily telephonic, which allows the caregiver the option to work from home. Requires occasional travel to cover home-based palliative care visits in the San Fernando Valley area. The hours are 8a-5p, with no weekends or holidays.

Please upload a current resume reflecting all professional nursing experience.

In this position you will:

  • Be responsible for coordinating the activities of all palliative care team members and organizing the weekly team conference.

  • Be the primary link to referring staff and physicians who are seeking the services of the palliative care team.

  • Initiate the response to a request for consultation, assess the patient, and involves other team members as appropriate and coordinates care through community settings and hospice.

  • In addition to the clinical duties, the RN Coordinator is responsible for educating staff about palliative care, maintaining data on all patients referred, and participating in quality improvement activities as it relates to palliative care.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Graduate of NLN accredited Registered Nursing Program

  • Minimum 2-years RN experience in acute or transitional care setting.

  • Current Basic Life Support certification (BLS)

  • Eligible for HPNA certification

  • Ability to communicate verbally and in writing in the English language

  • Basic computer skills

Preferred qualification for this position include:

  • Bachelor's of Science in Nursing (BSN)

  • Experience in hospice or palliative care

  • HPNA certification

  • CHPN certification

About the hospice you will serve:

Providence TrinityCare Hospice, established in 1977, is the oldest and largest non-profit hospice in Southern California and the first to be licensed by the State of California. Caring for people in Los Angeles and Orange Counties with professional teams. Providence TrinityCare Hospice is Medicare Certified and CHAP (Community Health Accreditation Program) accredited. We also provide the only specialized pediatric hospice service in Los Angeles County.

As the only pediatric hospice in Los Angeles County, Providence TrinityKids Care understands the impact a seriously ill child can have on the life of a family. A specialized division of TrinityCare, TrinityKids Care helps children with life-limiting illnesses leave the hospital in order to spend as much time as possible at home with their families.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

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.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. 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.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Hospice Nursing

Location: California-Santa Monica

Req ID: 197982