Visit Nurse RN Per Diem will provide on-call and routine nursing care to patients to maximize the comfort and health of terminally ill patients and their families.
Visit Nurse RN provides assessments and nursing care in patient’s residence; administers treatments and medication in accordance with accepted standards.
Visit Nurse RN completes records in compliance with agency policy and state/federal regulations.
Visit Nurse RN communicates changes in patient’s condition to physician and other members of the health care team
Visit Nurse RN participates in the IDT and attends the required in-services
May be asked to participate in on-call and continuous care scheduling
Understands and respects patient’s rights and autonomy
Occasional on-call may be required including rotating holidays and weekends