Registered Nurse - FT (CAHC)
- Vision , Medical , Dental , Paid Time Off , Life Insurance , Retirement
Job Title: Full-Time In-Patient Facility Registered Nurse (Night Shift)
Location: Charlottesville, VA
Hospice of the Piedmont, nestled in the heart of Charlottesville, VA, is on the lookout for a compassionate and dedicated Full-Time In-Patient Facility Registered Nurse to join our team at The Center for Acute Hospice Care. This position primarily involves night shift duty, where you'll play a crucial role in assessing patient needs and providing exceptional nursing and supportive care. Your work will align with established care plans and organizational protocols.
- Shift: 7:00 PM to 7:00 AM
- Schedule: Rotating every other weekend and holidays
- Hours: Alternating between 36 hours one week and 48 hours the next
As a Registered Nurse at our in-patient facility, your responsibilities include:
- Conducting initial assessments to determine patient needs.
- Completing comprehensive physical assessments and obtaining medical histories
- Initiating care plans and adapting them as patient conditions evolve
- Administering prescribed medications and treatments in accordance with patient care plans
- Ensuring that your patients experience the final chapter of life with the utmost quality, compassion, and dignity.
The ideal candidate should possess:
- Strong communication skills and a commitment to teamwork within an interdisciplinary care setting
- Proficiency in managing all aspects of terminal care.
- The ability to maintain accurate and timely clinical documentation.
- Coordination skills to collaborate with various health team services.
- Emotional maturity to offer compassionate support to terminally ill patients and their caregivers.
- The capability to make well-considered decisions during high stress situations.
To be considered for this position, candidates must meet the following criteria:
- Graduation from an accredited nursing school
- Licensure as a Registered Nurse in the Commonwealth of Virginia
- Minimum of two years of relevant hospice experience preferred but not required
- CHPN certification (preferred)
- Experience in Home Health, ICU, or CCU (preferred)
Why Choose Hospice of the Piedmont:
Working with us is more than just a job; it's an opportunity to be part of an organization that values diversity and dedicates itself to providing comfort, hope, and healing to patients, their caregivers, and the entire community. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer, driven by our mission to serve.
Our comprehensive benefits package includes:
- Medical, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance
- Short & Long-Term Disability Coverage
- 403(b) and Roth Retirement Plans with Employer Matching
- Flexible Spending Accounts
- Voluntary Benefits (Critical Illness, Hospitalization)
- Employee Assistance Program
- Generous Paid Time Off
- Paid Holidays
Join Hospice of the Piedmont and become part of a caring and compassionate team that truly makes a difference in the lives of our patients and their caregivers.
Hospice of the Piedmont IncCharlottesville, VA
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