Travel Nursing Hospice RN Job in Tucson, Arizona

RN - Hospice

Location: Tucson, AZ

Type of Job: Travel Nursing

Shift: 07:00 - 15:00

Duration: 13 weeks

Start Date: 2017-02-06

Job Description

The primary responsibility of a Hospice RN is to provide care for patients whom are diagnosed with incurable diseases. It is extremely important for a Hospice Registered Nurse to be compassionate while also making sure the patient is getting the best care.

Responsibilities

As a Hospice Registered Nurse your responsibilities consist of:
  • Providing companionship and support to the patients and their families, while communicating updates in the patient's condition.
  • Ensuring safety precautions and ethical standards are being met during the patient's care.
  • Evaluating patients and making instant, critical decisions on necessary care before alerting the doctor.
  • Maintaining emotional and physical support when handling the challenges of severe illnesses, and even death.

Requirements

One year of experience as a Hospice Nurse within the past two years.
  • Current RN License in good standing.
  • Up to date BLS through American Heart Association.
  • Negative Drug Screen.

Licensing: Compact.

 

You can earn up to $250 when you find a travel or contract job at TPC and that's in addition to any bonuses from the agency!
 

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