Under the direct supervision of the Manager, Hospice Inpatient Services or the assigned supervisor, the RN, Hospice Care Center is responsible for planning and providing direct patient care to persons who have end-stage illness. Works with the interdisciplinary team (IDT) to provide symptom management for the patient within the constraints of their disease, with a focus on quality of life and patient dignity. Communicates with patient, family and IDT members involved. Provides emotional support and education. Helps transition patients and families through discharge to a new level of care or through end of life.Full Time - Nights/Variable Days/7:00pm-7:30am
Qualifications: Registered Nurse (RN) with a diploma, associate degree (ADN) or bachelor's degree (BSN) from an approved nursing program. Current licensure as a RN in the State of Ohio. One (1) year experience in Medical-Surgical setting. Interpersonal skills. Ability to compassionately care for terminally ill patients and their families. Computer skills to document patient care.
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Human Resources, Division of Recruitment and Retention
Akron General Health System
1 Akron General Avenue
Akron, Ohio 44307
Akron General Health System is an equal opportunity employer.