Providence is calling a Registered Nurse / Community Liaison (Full time / Day shift) to Providence TrinityKids Care Hospice in Torrance, California
This position is eligible for a sign on bonus for external applicants.
In this position you will:
The Community Liaison for TrinityKids Care ( TKC ) performs patient evaluations and admissions including the interdisciplinary collaboration in initiating the Plan of Care for the patient/caregiver/family.
Collaborates with referral sources in the preparation and transition of patient/caregiver/family to hospice care services.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing
Minimum 1-year of recent RN experience in acute care, hospice, palliative care &/or home health, working with neonates/pediatric patient population
Current Califorina RN license
Current BLS for Healthcare Providers certification from the American Heart Association
Must have a valid driver's license with an automobile that is in good working order and insured in accordance with State and/or LCMHS/ Providence TrinityCare Hospice requirements.
Demonstrates ability to communicate clearly and effectively
Demonstrates working knowledge of computer applications, i.e. Microsoft Office and e-mail.
Preferred qualification for this position include:
Nursing experience in theory and practice in Hospice/Palliative Care or Home Health
Bilingual in Spanish a plus
About the hospice you will serve:
Providence TrinityCare Hospice, established in 1977, is the oldest and largest non-profit hospice in Southern California and the first to be licensed by the State of California. Caring for people in Los Angeles and Orange Counties with professional teams. Providence TrinityCare Hospice is Medicare Certified and CHAP (Community Health Accreditation Program) accredited. We also provide the only specialized pediatric hospice service in Los Angeles County.
As the only pediatric hospice in Los Angeles County, Providence TrinityKids Care understands the impact a seriously ill child can have on the life of a family. A specialized division of TrinityCare, TrinityKids Care helps children with life-limiting illnesses leave the hospital in order to spend as much time as possible at home with their families.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.
Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 82,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 600 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.