Avera Marshall Registered Nurse in Sioux Falls, South Dakota
JOB SUMMARY: The Palliative Care RN is dedicated to supporting the Palliative Care Providers while working with individuals with potentially life limiting illnesses. They work closely with patients, caregivers and clinical teams, both inpatient and outpatient, throughout the intake process. The intake process includes gathering information on medical and social history from patient and support persons and learning the current care plan from referring provider. The RN will follow-up on physician orders, identifying potential delays in care and assure communication between all members of the care team, patients and families.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:
Graduate from a CCNE or NLN accredited nursing program is strongly preferred. Graduate from an approved nursing program is acceptable.
Bachelor's degree in Nursing is preferred.
Experience Preferred CERTIFICATION, LICENSURE, and/or REGISTRATIONS:
Licensed as a Registered Nurse in the State of South Dakota and/or meeting the requirements of Multi-state licensure required.
National Board for Certification of Hospice and Palliative Care preferred.