MaineGeneral Health Hospice Weekend RN - Gardiner, 24 hrs/wk, Days in GARDINER, Maine
Hospice Weekend RN - Gardiner, 24 hrs/wk, Days
24 hrs/wk, 8am-4:30pm
150 Dresden Avenue
Gardiner, Maine, 04345
MaineGeneral HomeCare and Hospice delivers compassionate, high-quality care to patients and clients in their homes or places of residence, including skilled nursing, rehabilitation, hospice and palliative care. Our caregivers focus on each unique patient to deliver the appropriate care and emotional support to our patients and their families.
MaineGeneral HomeCare and Hospice is currently seeking an experienced Registered Nurse (RN) for a 24 hour per week position based out of our Gardiner, Maine office. This Hospice Weekend Nurse will be an integral member of a multi-disciplinary health care team that provides skilled nursing and end of life care to clients.
This position will be either Friday through Sunday, 8am-4:30pm OR Saturday through Monday, 8am-4:30pm. No on-call required.
Position Highlights:• Comprehensive benefits package including health, dental, vision, life, and disability options • Retirement savings with employer match • Generous Earned Time Program • Loan reimbursement opportunities for Bachelors prepared RNs • Continuing Education Opportunities/Tuition Reimbursement • Robust Employee Wellness Program • Growth opportunities within the organization • Dedication to employee safety, wellness and work/life balance
Responsibilities:• Provides patient and family centered hospice care to individuals with a life limited illness. • Provides care in a variety of settings, including patient or family homes, nursing facilities, and inpatient facilities. • Acts as the primary case manager and works with the hospice interdisciplinary team to coordinate all aspects of hospice care for the aggregate of patients.
The ideal candidate will have:• A current license as a Registered Nurse in Maine or licensed from a compact state, required • 1 year or more acute med/surg or equivalent nursing experience, required • Valid driver's license, required • Hospice and Palliative Care Certification preferred • Experience in homecare or hospice preferred • Critical thinking skills, decisive judgment, and the ability to work with minimal supervision • Strong interpersonal skills • Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action