Job Description

To some people, home is a place. To others, it's a feeling. To us, it's whatever our patients need it to be, wherever they are. Horizon is a home care and hospice provider built on a foundation of care that celebrates the human spirit and the desire for security, comfort and compassion. We make a loving difference in the lives of our patients and families in offering our wide breadth of services. Our expertise is second to none, allowing us to give our patients the best care available.

Horizon Home Care and Hospice is seeking experienced nurses to join our compassionate and patient-centered focused Hospice Team.                                                                       

As a Admission Nurse perform referral evaluations / admission assessments of patients and families seeking Hospice services and be accountable for safe, effective nursing care of patient / family admissions through the utilization of the nursing process, clinical skill, and Interdisciplinary Group approach to maximize the comfort and quality of life for Hospice patients and families.

  • Collect and submit admissions in a timely fashion that are accurate and complete.
  • Assess patient conditions and family / caregiver's conditions accurately and completely during each visit (conditions may include physiological, psychosocial and / or spiritual).
  • Identify and provide for patient and family's educational needs.
  • Provide patient care per physician orders and Agency policy.
  • Complete all required patient and Agency paperwork in an accurate, thorough, legible and timely fashion to reflect a clear picture of care provided.
  • Transcribe, implement and evaluate new physician orders accurately.
  • Field staff schedules, payroll and daily logs are accurate, legible and timely.
  • Work cooperatively with patients, care providers, family members and Agency staff.  
  • Provide report to physicians, manager, interdisciplinary team members of any changes in patient condition or the patients plan of care.

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  • Degree from an Accredited School of Nursing (BSN preferred)
  • Current WI RN license
  • 1-2 years of related nursing experience preferred.
  • A minimum of one year experience as an RN in acute care, long term care or home care setting required
  • Current/Valid WI Drivers License; plus reliable/insured vehicle
3 days/week, 8 hours days - Tuesday/Thursday/Friday OR Monday/Thursday/Friday 9:00am - 5:00pm. NO Weekends and includes a holiday rotation.
Salary, Exempt
Hospice Home Care

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