Cantonese Speaking Admission Nurse (RN) - San Francisco

Cantonese Speaking Admission Nurse (RN) - San Francisco

Suncrest Hospice | San Francisco, CA, 94118, US

Posted 23 days ago

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Description

The Admissions/Field Specialist Registered Nurse is responsible for completing all assigned admissions, nursing visits or assigned clinical tasks. Assists in the achievement of goals and objectives that meet and promote the standards of quality, and contributes to the total organization and philosophy.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS/RESPONSIBILITIES

1. Complete all admissions that are scheduled and assigned

2. Ensures that all admission paperwork is complete and turned into the office within 48 hours

3. Provides report of the admission directly after the admission is completed

4. Provides detailed report to the entire team through email

5. Meets weekly with the Director of Nursing and Intake team

6. Completes Clinical Record audits on patients assigned from the Director of Nursing

7. Completes Admission Audits assigned from the Director of Nursing

8. Completes nursing visits in assistance to, or in place of Case Managers when assigned

9. Assists in providing facility in-services as scheduled by the marketing team

10. Acts as the Suncrest Representative for patients/families that want to interview a hospice agency

11. Stays informed about changes in the field of nursing and hospice care; shares information appropriate organization personnel and provides necessary training

12. Understands principles of pain/symptom management

13. Complies with and maintains current CPR certification

14. Demonstrates excellent observation, verbal and written communication skills

15. Promotes hospice referrals in the health care community

16. Other duties as assigned by the Director of Nursing or Executive Director/Administrator

17. Complies with accepted professional standards and principles

POSITION QUALIFICATIONS

1. Licensed Nurse in the State of California

2. Degree in Nursing from an accredited program by the National League for Nursing

3. Ability to market and deal tactfully with customers and the community

4. Valid drivers license

5. Has excellent observation, verbal and written communication

6. Knowledge of business management, governmental regulations, Conditions of Participation, State hospice regulations and CHAP standards.

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