RN Hospice - 130
Bonner General Health Sandpoint, ID
- Expired: December 05, 2020. Applications are no longer accepted.
Bonner General Health
RN Hospice - 130
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Job Number: 130
Summary of Position:
Ensures the delivery of individualized skilled nursing care to enable clients to participate as fully as possible in the activities of daily living, in both home and inpatient settings. Focuses on pain management and palliative care.
+ Provide nursing visits to clients on a regular, as well as on a stand-by, basis to provide ongoing assessment of client's condition and caregiver's ability to give care
+ Provides vacation, holiday and sick relief for RN staff above regularly scheduled shifts as needed
+ Participates as a member of the Interdisciplinary Team (IDT) to plan and provide holistic care to clients and families. Nursing care reflects interventions that are in accordance with IDG care plan
+ Provides nursing care on an intermittent basis for symptoms requiring nursing intervention
+ Documents nursing assessments and interventions in a timely manner in the clinical record
+ Provides nursing care for symptom management, including, but not limited to, pain, bowel function, level of consciousness, alteration in nutritional and fluid balance, alteration in skin integrity, alteration in respiratory status, and cardiac functioning
+ Consults with client's care physician regarding symptom management including therapeutic and adverse reactions to medication
+ Instructs and supervises the patient and/or other responsible person in meeting nursing and related patient care needs
Graduate from an approved professional school of nursing; Hospice training as provided by BGH and a professional interest in working with the terminally ill and their families.
Documented evidence of a minimum two years professional experience and ability in direct patient care; Medical/Surgical experience preferred.
Registered Nurse Idaho State License. Valid driver’s license and liability insurance on personal vehicle; must be able to successfully pass a driver’s license record background check (applicant must provide if recently relocated from out of state).
Bonner General Health
Established in 1949, Bonner General Health (BGH) is a non-profit, critical access hospital, serving a community of approximately 57,000 in the scenic panhandle of Idaho. As a pillar of the community and one of the premier employers of the region, BGH has earned a reputation as the first choice for healthcare.
In addition to our 25 hospital beds, Bonner General Health offers a variety of healthcare support through our free-standing clinics and comprehensive services.
Bonner General Health offers a premier employment benefit package that includes a generous mix of paid time off, retirement plans, health coverage and many attractive “extras” that help set us apart. We invite you to learn more about our employment benefits as you consider becoming part of our team at Bonner General Health.
Serving our community by providing excellent healthcare close to home.
To be the best place to receive care and the best place to give care.
Compassion: Treat patients, family members, and colleagues with sensitivity and empathy.
Excellence: Deliver the best outcomes possible and highest quality service through the dedicated effort of individual team members.
Integrity: Adhere to the highest standards of professionalism, ethics, and personal responsibility.
Respect: Treat patients, family members, and colleagues with dignity.
The Inland Empire is a breathtaking region where you can enjoy skiing, hiking, camping, fishing, boating and many other recreational activities. Bonner General Health is located approximately 60 miles south of the Canadian border in the dynamic city of Sandpoint, Idaho.
Situated on the shores of scenic Lake Pend Oreille (Pond-o-ray), Sandpoint was recently judged by USA Today and Rand McNally, as the “Most Beautiful Town in the USA” and offers four seasons of outstanding recreation. Whether your preference is cultural exploration, being on the water, snow or in the mountains, you're sure to find it in Sandpoint.
To learn more about Sandpoint visit, SandpointOnline.com. To view an interactive visitor's guide, click here.
APPLICANTS PLEASE NOTE: Employment at Bonner General Health is contingent upon successfully passing a drug screen and criminal history background check. During the interview process all applicants will be asked to sign a release that allows the organization to request information from various federal, state, and other agencies which maintain records concerning history related to criminal, civil and driving violations. Bonner General Health is a tobacco free / fragrance free workplace. All new employees will meet with Occupational Health to review health history and immunizations. The influenza vaccination will be offered during flu season. Any employee who does not receive the vaccination will be required to wear a mask for the duration of the flu season.
If you need assistance while completing the online application, please contact us at email@example.com. You may also call 208-265-1044.
All Bonner General Health job postings are paid under the 40-hour overtime Wage and Hour Law.
BGH is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Bonner General Health is an organization that participates in E-Verify. Information from each employee's I-9 will be provided to the Social Security Administration and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security, to confirm authorization to work in the United States.
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