• Hospice & Home Health Admissions RN • Portsmouth • Hourly & Benefits!

    Posted: 09/12/2021

    We are an independent, not-for-profit visiting nurse agency in RI, and we’re growing! We’re looking to add more positive, energetic, and experienced professionals to our team! We're searching for a Hospice & Home Healthcare Admissions RN based out of our Portsmouth, RI home office location.

    Benefits of Working With Us:

    • Advancement, training, and growth opportunities
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Flexible scheduling
    • Shift differentials
    • Generous & Competitive PTO Package to start
    • Generous health insurance options
    • Health Insurance Alternative Yearly Bonus in lieu of offered health insurance plans (with proof of other coverage)
    • Dental
    • AFLAC
    • Vision Plan
    • FSA
    • 401K with matching
    • Agency paid life insurance, AD&D, and short & long term disability plans
    • Mileage reimbursement
    • Staff appreciation events & rewards
    • Patient-centered care
    • Community resources
    • & More!

    Job Specifications:

    • Full time / Hourly Pay / 40 Hours Per Week / Non-Exempt
    • Every other weekend and every other minor holiday required
    • Based out of our Portsmouth, RI home office

    Annual Stipends Available For Those Qualified (Up to 3 Separate Stipends):

    • If you have a BSN
    • If you have a Certification in Hospice and Palliative Care
    • If you have a Wound Care Certification

    Job Specifications:

    • Full time / Hourly Pay / 40 Hours Per Week / Non-Exempt
    • Every other weekend and every other minor holiday required
    • Based out of our Portsmouth, RI home office

    The Ideal Candidate:

    • Would meet our qualifications, as well as provide professional, compassionate, skilled nursing care to our patients and their families in accordance with the policies and procedures of Visiting Nurse Home & Hospice.
    • Give care in a manner that promotes quality, comfort, care, and safety for the patient and their family and/or caretaker at every visit.
    • Make initial and ongoing assessments of the patient/family needs and carries out interventions in accordance with National Association of Hospice and Palliative Care Standards, the interdisciplinary plan of care and agency policy.
    • Completes all necessary admission forms and other forms required for each visit with a patient.
    • Reports to and is directed by a Hospice & Palliative Nurse Supervisor and Clinical Nursing Supervisor.

    Education and Experience:

    • Graduate of a school of nursing accredited by NLN:
      • Either from a Baccalaureate or Master's degree program in Nursing, or;
      • From a state approved diploma or Associate's degree program in Nursing
    • Must have a minimum of 1 year of experience, preferably in hospice or home care.
    • Completion of Hospice Staff Training in lieu of hospice experience.
    • Registered Nurse licensed in the State of Rhode Island. Massachusetts Nursing License to be obtained within one year of employment if not held at time of hire.
    • Current certification in CPR.


    How to Apply: 

    • Visit the "Jobs" section on our website: www.visitingnursehh.org
    • Send your resume to: kjoynes@visitingnursehh.org
    • Drop off your resume to our office located at: 1184 East Main Rd. Portsmouth, RI 02861
    • Send your resume with the position you're interested in to our HR FAX: 401-682-7562


    Visiting Nurse Home & Hospice is an Equal Opportunity Employer. It is the policy of Visiting Nurse Home & Hospice to provide equal employment opportunities without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity, and sexual orientation), parental status, marital status, national origin, age, disability, genetic information (including family medical history), political affiliation, military service, veteran status, any other non-merit based factors, or any other protected characteristic under applicable law.

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