Location Address: 480 W. Central Parkway, Altamonte Springs, FL 32714
Top Reasons to work at AdventHealth Hospice Care
AdventHealth Hospice Care is the only not-for-profit, faith-based, Hospice provider in the Greater Orlando Area
We are part of the largest healthcare system in the area, AdventHealth
For almost 30 years, we have provided compassionate care to patients and families during their time of need
We are a growing organization looking for special talent to come and grow with us
Besides offering world-class entertainment at the theme parks, the Central Florida area boasts many other entertainment options, such as state parks, nearby beaches, restaurants, performing arts, and professional sports
Full Time 11am - 730pm Monday - Friday
You Will Be Responsible For:
Provides nursing services to all patients and families of Hospice of the Comforter via telephone support.
1 Receives and responds to all telephone calls and/or electronic pages made by patients, caregivers, doctors, or others regarding a patient’s needs or changes in condition.
2 Assesses the patient’s needs, prioritize requirements, and determines what actions should be taken.
3 Coordinates and directs staff for urgent patient visits. Sends staff to provide patient care, make further evaluations, deliver and/or administer medication and medical supplies, or follow other orders.
4 Communicates pertinent patient and employee information to interdisciplinary teams and Patient Care Managers on a daily basis.
What You Will Need:
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made when requested, to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
A. Education: Graduation from accredited nursing program, equivalent to one year of practical training with certification as a Licensed Practical Nurse. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be substituted at the discretion of the President/CEO.
B. Experience: Minimum of 3 years experience as an RN required. Hospice or home health, acute care nursing experience is preferred.
C. Certificates and Licenses Required: A clear/active Florida License Practical Nurse (RN) license is required; Certified Hospice and Palliative Nurse Certification are preferred.
The Triage RN is responsible for providing service to all patient and family/caregiver telephone calls received and coordinates/dispatches appropriate level of care to patient. The Triage RN supports and coordinates patient requests in order to ensure that the appropriate care is given in a timely manner as deemed necessary.
AdventHealth Greater Orlando (formerly Florida Hospital) is one of the largest faith-based health care providers in the United States. For 150 years, we have carried on a tradition of providing whole-person care that not only addresses patients' physical ailments, but also supports their emotional and spiritual well-being. We demonstrate the same level of compassion and care for our employees as well, doing all that we can to help them realize their full potential – both personally and professionally.