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Inpatient Hospice Registered Nurse (RN)

The Carpenter House Baton Rouge, LA
  • Posted: 7 days ago
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: Vision, Medical, Life Insurance, 401k, Dental

Don’t miss this opportunity to join our dedicated staff…

INPATIENT HOSPICE NURSES NEEDED

The Carpenter House at Baton Rouge, LA is seeking Registered Nurses to join our patient care team with Full-Time and PRN shifts available. Your joy in providing care will be recognized and rewarded with us!

We invite you to join one of the fastest growing Home Health Care Agency and Hospice companies, which is part of a network of healthcare providers spanning five states and employing over 1,800 healthcare professionals

Responsibilities:

  • Utilizes the nursing process to assess, plan, implement and evaluate patient care.
  • Assess signs and symptoms indicating physiologic and psychosocial changes in the patient’s condition.
  • Documents the patient’s plan of care using identified nursing diagnoses, expected patient outcomes, and selected nursing interventions.
  • Performs interventions according to identified priorities, plan of care, and the hospital policies and patient care outcome standard.
  • Revises the plan of care according to evaluation, changes in medical plan of care, and effective/ineffective nursing interventions.
  • Uses clinical judgment in evaluation activities to meet patient care needs of an assigned unit/floor including establishing priorities.
  • Other Registered Nurse (RN) duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 2 years as an RN
  • Flexibility is a huge plus
  • Compassionate RN with great time management skills
  • Current Louisiana License
  • Knowledge of EMR required
  • Previous Home Health or Hospice experience preferred

Exceptional People providing Exceptional Care.

Only candidates with appropriate experience will be considered. All others need not apply. EOE.

The Carpenter House

Why Work Here?

Exceptional People providing Exceptional Care. We believe in the expectation of tomorrow and that our employees are our greatest asset.

The Carpenter House is your resource for comfort and end-of-life care and symptom management, along with respite care, to relieve primary caregivers. It is a place of peace and comfort care for those facing terminal illnesses who need around-the-clock attention. The Carpenter House serves as a place of peace for hospice patients with symptoms not well managed at home. The Carpenter House also allows patients to transition directly from the hospital into a home-like atmosphere and helps patients and family members in need of intense assistance with symptom management as they plan for long-term arrangements at their residence. During their stay, patients and their family members have a chance to meet and get to know the hospice staff that will provide care in the patient’s home. The staff, comprised of a compassionate, experienced and well-trained interdisciplinary team of healthcare professionals, works under the direction of a Board Certified Hospice and Palliative Care Physician.

Address

10615 Jefferson Highway, Baton Rouge, LA
Baton Rouge, LA
USA

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