Kaiser Permanente RN - Hospice Nurse ( Per Diem - After Hours Hospice) Eastside in BELLEVUE/REDMOND, Washington

Title: RN - Hospice Nurse ( Per Diem - After Hours Hospice) Eastside Location: WA - Bellevue/Redmond-Redmond-Redmond Medical Center Job Number: 172317

Great News!

Kaiser Permanente is currently seeking Hospice Nurse - RN to join our fantastic After Hours Hospice Care team! This is a variable, per diem position with hours of 4:30pm - 8:30am!

This is a fantastic opportunity, primarily fielding and triaging calls for our amazing Hospice patients. Pay is for a flat 10 hours during this stand-by time period. As-needed travel to patient homes may be involved for situations which are unable to be resolved by phone. Your great critical thinking/assessment skills and solid communication skills will serve you well in this patient-centered role!

Geographical coverage area for this position is primarily Redmond Branch which is north and east of Redmond, but coverage may be needed on occasion for the general Home Health and Hospice team areas.

The Hospice Nurse - RN will:

Be part of an inter-disciplinary team, which may include RNs, Medical Social Workers, Spiritual Hospice Counselors, Physical or Occupational Therapists, Speech Pathologists, MDs, Home Health Aids and a caring Clinical Team Manager ! Provides comprehensive skilled nursing care and services to patients in the home setting Works on an interdisciplinary team to provide care in the home health, palliative care and hospice programs Accountable for the assessment, development of plan of care, education and consultation related to pain and symptom management as well as adjustment to changes in health status Plans for the return of patient care to primary healthcare providers as indicated Qualifications: Education Minimum: Bachelor’s Degree in health related field Preferred: Bachelor of Science in Nursing

Experience Minimum: 2 years of experience as a Registered Nurse. Prior experience in medical surgical or home health / hospice, oncology, long term care, geriatrics or internal medicine Preferred: 2 years home health/hospice experience

Knowledge/Skills Requirements Minimum: Intermediate ability to work independently. Ability to transfer / position patients as needs require. Basic laptop skills including MS Office Suite. Customer service skills. Demonstrated experience providing care planning within a community setting (continuum of care). Preferred: Basic or limited McKesson for homecare system experience.

License/Certifications Minimum: At time of hire Current Washington State RN License. Washington State driver’s license with proof of insurance. External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran, or disability status. Job: RNs Bargaining Unit: SEIU RNs West FTE: 0 Schedule: Per Diem Shift: Day Job Days of shift: Variable: Monday - Sunday Hours of shift: 4:30pm - 8:30am Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time Job level: Individual Contributor Job type: Standard Employee status: Temporary J2W code: NUR5E, D1V

External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran, or disability status.