Registered Nurse, Hospice - Baylor, Weekend Position (2x12 hour shifts)

Location: Essex County, NJ
VNA Health Group is a premiere Medicare/Medicaid-certified provider of home health, hospice, and community-based services. We’ve been serving families and individuals with the most advanced, comprehensive clinical home care in NJ since 1912.
We are currently looking for a Staff Nurse to join our team. This position would be responsible for providing skilled nursing care to patients with life threatening and life limiting illnesses and their families.
Weekend availability/12 hour work days.

  • Supports organization’s mission by striving for excellence in all aspects of their job with a focus on positive interpersonal relationship with co-workers
  • Assesses and evaluates the needs of patients with life threatening and life limiting illnesses and their families and develops an appropriate plan of care
  • Identifies teaching needs and plans appropriate strategies for individuals and families
  • Monitors quality and appropriateness of services provided
  • Collaborates with patient and family, other members of the disciplinary team and other health care providers in providing patient and family care
  • Documents all changes in patient’s condition and updates care plans and outcomes
  • Adheres to agency infection control and safety policies
  • Adheres to the organization’s policy in regards to absenteeism and appearance
  • Omission of specific duties does not exclude them from this position if the work is similar, related or a logical assignment for this position

  • RN with Bachelor’s degree in Nursing
  • Certification in Hospice Palliative Care Nurse and Critical Care and Critical Care skills preferred
  • 1+ year of supervised clinical experience as a registered nurse
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong Computer skills
  • Excellent organizational and interpersonal skills

Working Conditions/Physical Demand :
  • Working indoors/outdoors with clinical equipment and use of phone and computer; car and valid NJ Driver’s license
  • Job Characteristics: Client/Customer contact
Job Types: Full-time, Part-time
April A. Estes
Senior Recruiter
720-439-2609 Direct
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