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Hospice Admissions Nurse

Hillcrest Health Services Bellevue, NE

Job Description

Hillcrest Health Services, a healthcare provider focused on aging adults, has an opportunity for Hospice Admissions Nurse candidates interested in enhancing the lives of aging adults. This position supports new referral admissions from 11am - 7pm. If you are passionate about your profession and are looking for a job that will truly make a difference, Hillcrest Hospice Care is the place for you.  We are a team of individuals who work together, love what we do, and are committed to serving those in need by providing holistic, compassionate and skilled end of life care.  It is an honor to serve the seniors in our communities and we are looking for the "best of the best" to join our team today.

Responsibilities for Hospice Admissions Nurse:

  • Supports the hospice team by managing new referral admissions
  • Assess the physical, functional, psychosocial, spiritual, cultural, environmental, and nutritional status of assigned patients in a systematic and continuous manner to provide required patient services.
  • Initiates and performs teaching to patient/family regarding the disease process, self-care techniques, and end of life care
  • Prepares clinical documentation for bi-weekly IDT meetings.
  • Participates in team conferences to ensure the coordination of all patient/family services and prioritization of their needs are being met as required.

Requirements Hospice Admissions Nurse:

  • Prior hospice or home health care experience preferred
  • Registered Nurse licensed in the state of Nebraska or Iowa with Compact State
  • 2 years' experience as a professional nurse required
  • BSN preferred but not required
  • Valid state driver's license, current automobile insurance and reliable
  • Average to above average computer skills
  • Must be compassionate and able to work independently

Hillcrest Health Services is a progressive, locally owned and growing health care company.  We offer a competitive salary and comprehensive benefit package to include health, dental, vision, 401K, paid time off, an onsite fitness center. If you are an RN interested in learning about the area's premier provider of integrated services for aging adults, or you would like to complete an online application check out our website  We are looking for individuals committed to their work and looking to be part of a fun, fulfilling team.

Job Details

Date Posted August 11, 2017
Date Closes October 5, 2017
Located In Bellevue, NE
Job Type Full-time Employee
Compensation Hourly Wage
Mon: 11 am to 7 pm
Tue: 11 am to 7 pm
Wed: 11 am to 7 pm
Thu: 11 am to 7 pm
Fri: 11 am to 7 pm
Start Date Immediately
SOC Category 29-1141.00 Registered Nurses
Zipcode 68005
Name Hillcrest Health Services
City, State and Zip Bellevue, NE
Phone 402-682-6572

This job offers the following benefits

  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Dependent-Care Spending Accounts
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Health-Care Spending Accounts
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment
  • Dental
  • Dependent Life Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Life Insurance
  • Maternity / Paternity / Family Leave
  • Medical
  • Prescription Drug Plan
  • Short-Term Disability
  • Supplemental Insurance
  • Vision
  • Voluntary Life Insurance
  • Bereavement Pay
  • Continuing Education Program
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacations
  • Sick Leave
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Unpaid Leaves of Absence
  • Workout Facilities
  • Achievement Awards
  • Merit Increases

This job requires the following skills

  • Hospice
  • In-Home Caregiver
  • Nursing
  • Nursing Care
  • Nursing Care Plans
  • Registered Nurse (RN)
  • Nursing

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