Providence RN Resident - Hospice Seattle in Tukwila, Washington
Providence is calling an RN Resident (Days, 1.0 FTE) to Hospice Seattle in Tukwila, Washington.
Are you a new grad RN or an RN interested in exploring a role in Hospice? Are you looking for a role where you can make a meaningful difference at the end of someone’s life? Hospice nursing is a rewarding calling where nurses get to truly care and support their patient and their families at a sacred and deeply personal time in their lives. If you are passionate about bringing your strengths and creativity to provide better care, comfort and safety to those living with serious illness, then this is the role for you!
A 12-month program to smooth transition into practice.
A series of thoughtfully developed classes and curriculum that will enhance skills in critical thinking, assessment, leadership and clinical decision making.
Partnership with our Providence Clinical Academy and California State University: Institute for Palliative Care for online classes and support.
Simulation exercises to help support learning.
Clinical Experience under the guidance of an experience Preceptor.
Ongoing continuing education and professional development opportunities.
Dedicated nurse educators are available both during and following the program as well as an interdisciplinary care team that is always ready to provide support.
Apply Today! Applicants that meet qualifications will receive a text with some additional questions from our Modern Hire system.
In this position you will:
Assesses the needs of terminally ill hospice and palliative patients and families, with special attention to the symptoms and comfort of the dying patient.
Develops and/or implements a holistic Hospice Plan of Care that includes medication, procedures, treatments, patient’s goals and family values.
Implements nursing interventions based on the Plan of Care and Hospice policies and procedures.
Anticipates disease progression and implications for symptom management.
Informs patient and family of current and anticipated changes in patient condition as appropriate.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Associate's Degree in Nursing
Current license as a Registered Nurse in the State of Washington
Current Washington State Driver's license
Current Healthcare Provider CPR certification
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
- Bachelor's Degree in Nursing
About the ministry you will serve.
Providence Hospice of Seattle is a not-for-profit, community-based hospice ministry serving patients in their places of residence throughout King County in Washington state. We provide comprehensive and compassionate physical, emotional, and spiritual care to adults and children nearing the end of their lives, including support for their families and friends. Our skilled and compassionate team includes nurses, medical social workers, home health aides, chaplains, occupational/physical therapists, medical directors, grief support counselors and volunteers.
For information on our comprehensive range of benefits, visit:
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. 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.
Job Category: RN Resident
Req ID: 274733