Registered Nurse (Experienced, RN) Inpatient Hospice Unit-Nights
Company: Duke University Health System
Posted on: May 15, 2022
Duke Homecare & Hospice offers hospice, home health and infusion
services. Hospice care is offered to terminally ill patients in
their home, skilled-nursing facilities, assisted-living facilities,
and at our two inpatient facilities located in Hillsborough and
Durham, North Carolina.
Duke Nursing Highlights:
Duke University Health System is designated as a Magnet-- -
Nurses from each hospital are consistently recognized each year as
North Carolina--------s Great 100 Nurses.
Duke University Health System was awarded the American Board of
Nursing Specialties Award for Nursing Certification Advocacy for
being strong advocates of specialty nursing certification.
Duke University Health System has 6000 + registered nurses
Quality of Life: Living in the Triangle!
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Learn more about the gift you are able to provide to families
during their end of life experience with their loved ones: - (29)
Duke Hospice Nurses Give the Gift of Goodbye - YouTube -; - (29)
Hospice Nursing to Comfort not Cure - YouTube
As a nurse at Duke's Inpatient Hospice Unit at Hock Family
Pavilion, you will get to live out Duke's mission of caring for our
patients, their loved ones, and each other in -a very precious way.
- While working at Hock Family Pavilion, you will have the
opportunity to truly care for people at their most -vulnerable
state of being as well as help them and their -loved ones learn to
let go in peace and comfort. -Hock Family Pavilion offers inpatient
hospice care in a home-like environment, which offers
state-of-the-art care. It is composed of 12 private patient rooms,
each with a private bath and patio.
Shift: (3) 12 hour shifts 7PM-7AM (shifts fall during the week)
either M-T-Th; M-W-Th; or T-W-Th As a Hospice Registered Nurse with
Duke University Health System, you will make providing service your
priority while caring for the whole person in a patient-centered
atmosphere. The Hospice Registered Nurse (RN) is responsible for
providing and supervising direct and indirect total nursing care
Utilizing the nursing process (assessing, planning, implementing
and evaluating) in achieving the goals of the nursing
Plan and provide advanced and/or specialized nursing care for
patients in guided by DUHS Professional Practice model participate
in the clinical ladder program, educational activities,
departmental committees, research projects or other health related
projects as assigned.
Provide nursing services to patients and families in accordance
with the scope of the RN as defined by the North Carolina Board of
Adheres to all rules and regulations of all applicable local, state
and federal agencies and accrediting bodies.
Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts
responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally
respectful to all.
Knowledge, Skills, Education, and Experience Required:
Previous work experience (1+ years) as a clinical nurse is
preferred; at least one-year of previous work experience as a
Registered Nurse is required for a CN2 role.
Graduation from an accredited Bachelor's Degree in Nursing (or
higher), Associate's Degree in Nursing or Nursing Diploma program
All registered nurses without a Bachelor's degree in Nursing (or
higher) will be required to enroll in an appropriate BSN program
within two years of their start date and to complete the program
within five years of their start date
Licensure, Certification or Registration Required:
Current registration with North Carolina State Board of Nursing as
a registered professional nurse OR current compact RN licensure to
practice in the state of North Carolina required.
BLS (or higher) certification required.
Professional specialty certification (preferred).
Duke is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed
to providing employment opportunity without regard to an
individual's age, color, disability, gender, gender expression,
gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race,
religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status.
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depends on the robust exchange of ideas-an exchange that is best
when the rich diversity of our perspectives, backgrounds, and
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that all members of the community feel secure and welcome, that the
contributions of all individuals are respected, and that all voices
are heard. All members of our community have a responsibility to
uphold these values.
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and Duke University Health System may include essentialjob
functions that require specific physical and/or mental abilities.
Additional information and provision for requests for reasonable
accommodation will be provided by each hiring department.
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