Facility: Good Shepherd Hospice Location: Farmingdale, NY
Department: Community Hospice Category: Nursing / Nursing
Leadership Schedule: Part Time, including Weekends Shift: Evening
and Night shifts Hours: 2pm-1230am ReqNum: 6031226
Good Shepherd Hospice is a member of Catholic Health Services of
Long Island and an integral part of the health care ministry of the
Diocese of Rockville Centre.Our organization promotes the physical,
emotional and spiritual well-being both of the person completing
life's journey and their family members, providing comprehensive
and compassionate end-of-life care of the highest quality. Good
Shepherd helps patients and their families live each day fully,
focusing on quality of life, control of symptoms and the things
that matter to them the most.
Our team of professionals, caregivers and trained volunteers are
dedicated to providing both medical and emotional support to
patients and families. We currently employ more than 200 staff
members and have a volunteer core of over 100 dedicated people.
Please take a moment to carefully review the job details
This RN position is for every other weekend.
The Community Hospice RN is responsible for providing nursing
care to hospice patients, residents and/or family within their home
setting, focusing on symptom management and pain control. The
quality of care provided will be consistent with the Standards of
Practice determined for the hospice program.
The ideal candidate will have knowledge of hospice concepts,
philosophy, policies and procedures. Prior experience in home care,
hospice and/or oncology preferred.
Must have a current, valid NY State driver's license and own