Jan 22, 2021

RN II - Palliative Care Counseling

  • Providence St. Joseph Health
  • Orange, CA, USA

Job Description

Advance your nursing career working at a Magnet recognized hospital known for clinical quality and patient safety. Our team is looking for an experienced Registered Nurse to join our Palliative Care Counseling department at St. Joseph Hospital of Orange. This is a part time, 10-hour weekend day shift.

In this position you will have the following responsibilities:

  • Independently use the nursing process to care for a group of patients safely, therapeutically, and efficiently.
  • Use information from a variety of sources, including Jean Watson's Theory of Human Science and Caring to assess, plan, implement, identify outcomes, and evaluate patient’s plan of care.
  • Oversee the duties and competencies of the healthcare team; these include the performance of nursing assistant duties, clerical, food service, and environmental services duties as applicable.
  • Practice in accordance with all regulatory, professional, legal, and hospital policies.
  • Consistently demonstrate behaviors that model the SJHS core values and the Hospital’s mission statement.

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Qualifications and Skills needed for this role:

Required qualifications:

  • At least (1) one year of acute care experience as a Registered Nurse in a Palliative Care setting.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing (BSN) or currently enrolled in an accelerated program towards BSN/MSN.
  • Must hold a current California Registered Nursing License.
  • American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification for Healthcare Providers.
  • Effective verbal, written, and interpersonal skills with patients, patients' families, and ancillary departments.
  • Adequate math skills and basic computer data entry skills.
  • Ability to coordinate and delegate team activities.
  • Flexibility to adapt to new and changing situations.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 2+ years of experience as a Registered Nurse in a Palliative Care setting.

About the department you will serve:

Our Palliative Care unit is a very specialized area looking for a compassionate, positive team member who displays excellent communication skills and prioritizes patient care. Our care process is a collaborative practice model including the patients, nurses, social workers, physicians, other practitioners, caregivers, and the community. It encompasses excellent communication, both verbal and written, and facilitates care along a continuum through effective resource coordination.

Comprehensive Range of Benefits:

Professional Advancement: Individual career development plans, ongoing education, tuition reimbursement, motivating managers

Health: Medical - Cigna HMO and POS plans, Dental - Delta Care DHMO and Delta Dental PPO plans, Employee Assistance

Program Wellness: Retirement – 401(K), Paid-Time Off - Based on employment status of FT, PT, PD and years of service, Employee Life insurance with optional family coverage, Flexible Spending Accounts, optional Pre-Paid Legal Plan

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Compassion. Dignity. Justice. Excellence. Integrity.These timeless values form the heart and soul of St. Joseph Hospital. They are the prime reason that we attract and retain high-caliber employees who believe in the sanctity of their work in our faith-based setting.As a result of this affinity, most of our employees have remained with us for at least five years. Over 40 percent of our new employees were either referred by friends or applied to work at St. Joseph based on our reputation. It is little wonder, then, that retention rate is significantly higher than the average for healthcare institutions in our community.Clinical ExcellenceWhen you take the latest in medical technology and place it in the hands of highly skilled clinicians, recognition is sure to follow. In July 2007, 2008 and 2009, St. Joseph Hospital was named one "America's Best Hospitals" for Orthopedic Care by U. S. News and World Report. This highly esteem recognition is testimony to our unique blend medical science and compassionate, values-based care.A haven that feels like home.St. Joseph Hospital offers a unique environment in which healthcare givers who share a kindred spirit can do important work and grow both spiritually and professionally. Here, values-based employees view their jobs not simply as careers but also as callings.Care to get acquainted? Then we warmly invite you to explore the many career opportunities offered by St. Joseph Hospital!St. Joseph Hospital provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, St. Joseph Hospital complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.Positions specified as "on call/per diem" refers to employment consisting of shifts scheduled on as "as needed basis" to fill in for staff vacancies.

Company: St. Joseph Hospital Orange

Category: Medical/Surgical Nursing