Registered Nurse - Hospice Home Care - Full Time - Days
$10,000 Signing Bonus/retention Bonus
Provides nursing care to hospice patients in accordance with the hospice concept of care. Assumes managerial responsibilities in the absence of the Hospice manager. Works under the supervision of the Hospice manager. Over IRS Mileage Reimbursement rate.
This posting represents the major duties, responsibilities, and authorities of this job, and is not intended to be a complete list of all tasks and duties. It should be understood, therefore, that employees may be asked to perform job-related duties beyond those explicitly described above.
Our average tenure of employees is 7 years. This speaks to our culture. You can expect an environment where:
You're not just another employee, you are a part of a community of experts dedicated to helping our patients and helping each other succeed.
Over 97% of our clinicians feel that they are doing meaningful work and that their leader cares about them.
Everyone is welcome. Diversity and inclusion are considered in all our decisions and are the key reasons that we are nationally recognized as a top diversity employer. Modern Healthcare named Henry Ford Health a top diversity leader.
Our department functions like a family
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:
Requires graduation from an accredited school of nursing.
current Michigan licensure as a Registered Nurse.
Hospice certification preferred.
A working knowledge of current pain and symptom management, and experience appropriate to the needs of hospice patients and their families is preferred.
Requires interpersonal skills to present a positive image of Hospice to those whom are referred to the program.
Requires the ability to be flexible in adapting policies and procedures to meet the needs presented by Hospice patients and families.
Requires a valid drivers license, an acceptable driving record, and reliable transportation.
This posting represents the major duties, responsibilities, and authorities of this job, and is not intended to be a complete list of all tasks and functions. It should be understood, therefore, that incumbents may be asked to perform job-related duties beyond those explicitly described above.
Under the leadership of President and CEO Robert G. Riney, Henry Ford Health is a $6 billion integrated health system comprised of six hospitals, a health plan, and 250+ sites including medical centers, walk-in and urgent care clinics, pharmacy, eye care facilities and other healthcare retail. Established in 1915 by auto industry pioneer Henry Ford, the health system now has 32,000 employees and remains home to the 1,900-member Henry Ford Medical Group, one of the nation's oldest physician groups. An additional 2,200 physicians are also affiliated with the health system through the Henry Ford Physician Network. Henry Ford is also one of the region's major academic medical centers, receiving between $90-$100 million in annual research funding and remaining Michigan's fourth largest NIH-funded institution. Also an active participant in medical education and training, the health system has trained nearly 40% of physicians currently practicing in the state and also provides education and training for other health professionals including nurses, pharmacists, radiology and respiratory technicians. visitHenryFord.com.
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