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Triage Registered Nurse positions - Excellent Sign On Bonus for FT and PT!

Austin, Texas · Healthcare
Sign on Bonus!
$7,500 for FT shift 8 pm to 8 am Fri/Sat/Sun
$3,500 for PT shift 8 am to 8 pm Sat/Sun

Mission Minded, Patient Centered. At Hospice Austin, our team members work collaboratively to provide compassionate care, services, and comfort to people with a life limiting illness. Join one of Austin’s most beloved nonprofit organizations where employees are valued and respected and enjoy making a difference while receiving excellent benefits.

Position:
Our Triage Nurses serves as a liaison between answering service and patients/families. Phone duties may be remote but must be available to make visits as needed to support field staff.

Job Duties:
•    Triage patient care issues and concerns via telephone.
•    Coordinate and schedule patient visits, as needed.
•    Manage discomfort and provide symptom relief.
•    Provide education to patients and caregivers on disease process, self-care techniques, end of life care, comfort measures and medication use and side effects. 
•    Acts as a liaison between patient and hospice team, physicians, hospital staff, and other care team members to facilitate ongoing care.     
•    Provide preparation and support for patient’s death.
•    Pronounce deaths in accordance with state regulation and provide postmortem care, as needed.

Certifications/Licenses:
•    Current, unrestricted Texas RN license
•    CPR certification
•    Current driver’s license

Position Requirements:
•    One year nursing experience required; hospice or acute care experience, preferred
•    Ability to work independently and as a member of the interdisciplinary team
•    Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
•    Proficient electronic medical record and computer skills
•    Exceptional organizational and documentation skills
•    Fluid ability to multi-task
•    Reliable transportation and current automobile liability insurance

Full-Time Benefits: (limited benefits also available for PT)
•    Generous Paid Time Off (PTO) 
•    Paid Holidays
•    Paid Wellness Days
•    Mileage reimbursement 
•    Cell phone equipment and service
•    Medical, dental, and vision insurance
•    Health savings account – employer contribution
•    401(k) retirement plan with substantial company match 
•    Employer paid life insurance
•    Employer paid short-term and long-term disability 
•    Employee Assistance Program 
•    Gym membership discounts 
•    Employee Referral Program
•    Paid orientation
•    And many other benefits

Apply at www.hospiceaustin.org or call our office at (512) 342-4700 for more information. 
 
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