Make the most of every moment –it’s the heart of our philosophy and mission at Capital Caring, a leader in hospice and palliative care in the DC metro region. We live our mission of improving the care of people facing life-limiting illness every day and are seeking a dedicated, RN On Call to join our Alexandria team!
Our Core Values include:
Employment with Capital Caring comes with great benefits - with flexibility to choose the health and welfare plans to best meet your needs.
POSITION SUMMARY: The focus of the On Call Nurse is to provide visits to patients with emergent, critical needs in a timely manner. The On Call Nurse arranges for, teaches, and supervises nursing care of patients in home care and facility settings in collaboration with other members of the Interdisciplinary Group. The On-Call Nurse makes nursing assessments (of a Registered Nurse) and uses critical thinking skills to provide care based on evidence-based practice.
LICENSURE: Licensure in the jurisdiction of nursing practice.-State of Virginia or compact state
EDUCATION: Nursing degree from NLN, CCNE nursing program. Bachelor of Science in Nursing preferred.
EXPERIENCE: Minimum of two years of medical-surgical nursing experience. Experience in Hospice, home health, community health, or oncology nursing preferred. CHPN preferred.