Hospice Night Nurse
Sacramento, CA Nursing
Job Type
Full-time
Description

  

You are.

A caring professional, skilled at coordinating care and helping to put everyone at ease

An encouraging, flexible collaborator for whom making people feel important comes naturally 

An altruistic and confident Registered Nurse who seeks meaning in their daily work

Come for the culture. And the benefits.

  • Generous Sign-on Bonus
  • Continuous displays of gratitude from patients, family, and friends
  • Collaboration with other compassionate, unique, and professional colleagues
  • Friendly, flexible, supportive, and safe work environment
  • Highly regarded, long-standing reputation for quality service in the community
  • Generous Health and Wellness Benefits including Medical, Dental and Vision, EAP and company paid Life Insurance
  • Robust PTO and time off program
  • Competitive pay range with night shift differential
  • Educational Support (based on eligibility)
  • Supportive and helpful 401k (plus matching) program
  • Car lease program
  • Flexible evening/night work hours

Join us in our heart work.

Snowline Hospice is a nonprofit, community-based organization dedicated to meeting the unique physical, emotional, and spiritual needs of those who are nearing the end of life's journey. Our mission is to enhance the living, comfort the dying, and support the grieving with compassion and dignity. Our nursing team is dynamic and supportive; not only caring for the patients and friends and families we serve, but for each other, every day.
 

Here's how you'll be caring.

  • As a RN, you may honor your patient's wishes and help them achieve their goals
  • To allow patients to leave this world with dignity
  • In close collaboration with other disciplinary teams, you will be actively supporting quality and timely care and assist in improving the lives of others 
  • Enjoy meaningful interactions with your patients and families 

Each day. Essential functions.

  • As a Registered Nurse, you will assess patient and family needs, develop, and implement care plans, and maintain medical records.
  • Support the transition from day shift staff to night on call staff
  • Perform and assist in nursing treatment including pain and symptom management
  • Perform and assist with assessment of patient's emotional status and needs of the family/caregiver
  • Support the family or caregivers in understanding medication administration, how to provide care to the patient, and emotional support during this challenging time
  • To motivate and encourage a team of healthcare professionals in providing the best care possible to each patient
  • As a RN, you support healthcare education to patients and family regarding pain and symptom management
  • Monitor, record, and report symptoms or changes in patients' conditions in collaboration with Inter-Disciplinary team members
  • Maintain accurate and detailed healthcare records 
Requirements

  

Our ideal candidate. 

  • Bachelor of Nursing degree, Associate Nursing Degree, or an appropriate diploma/certification for your discipline (RN or LVN) from an accredited school of nursing
  • Valid California Registered Nursing or Licensed Vocational Nursing License
  • Minimum one (1) year nursing experience in an acute care setting
  • Hospice experience preferred, home health experience a plus
  • Excellent observation, problem solving, verbal and written communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability to efficiently use a computer, prior electronic medical record (EMR) experience preferred
  • Current BLS/CPR certification
  • Valid CA driver’s license, with a reliable vehicle that is insured in accordance with state requirements
  • Must be able to work nights and evenings
  • Is comfortable being mobile and can travel weekly throughout the Sacramento and surrounding area

Come join us in Caring and Collaboration! 

 

APPLY TODAY and become part of the Snowline family!

Snowline Hospice is an Equal Opportunity Employer.