RN Case Manager - Purple Team Suncoast Hospice - Empath Health - Saint Petersburg, FL
Company: Suncoast Hospice - Empath Health
Location: Saint Petersburg
Posted on: January 13, 2022
Suncoast Hospice, a member of Empath Health is currently seeking a
Registered Nurse (RN) to join our team. If you are compassionate,
motivated and interested in making a positive impact in your
community, you will find a rewarding career at Empath Health.
Under physician's orders, the nurse is responsible for identifying
and coordinating patient/family needs and for providing
preventative and supportive care to the terminally ill
patient/family unit. The nurse utilizes assessment, intervention
and teaching skills to maximize patient comfort and to enhance the
quality of life to the patient/family unit.
As a nonprofit, integrated network of care, Empath Health supports
anyone facing chronic or advanced illness. We help patients live as
comfortably and meaningfully as possible and offer assistance to
their families and caregivers along the way. No matter where
someone is on their journey, our spectrum of medical and emotional
support services provides compassionate care for each and every
Suncoast Hospice, Empath Home Health, and Empath Health Pharmacy
are proud to be accredited by the Joint Commission showing our
commitment to quality.
Suncoast Hospice was established in 1977 by a group of volunteers
who realized the value of hospice care and wanted to bring it to
their community. As a member of Empath Health, we are a nonprofit
organization that provides care, compassion and comfort to
thousands of Pinellas County residents.
Mission: Through every step of every journey, we offer compassion
through extraordinary care, hope through innovative services and
inspiration through endless encouragement.
Vision: To be the leader in life-changing health care.
--- Education and/or Experience: Associate's degree (A.A.) or
equivalent from two-year college or technical school; Minimum of
one year related experience and/or training; or equivalent
combination of education and experience.
o Valid Florida license as a Registered Nurse
o Valid Florida State Driver's License
- Continuing Education: As required for licensure.
- Certifications: Valid CPR certification from the American Red
Cross or American Heart Association.
- Post Offer Employment Testing (POET) or Fit for Duty
examination (as necessary) with "Capable" result required.
- Prefer one (1) year experience in an acute or post acute care
- Preferred experience caring for terminal patients and others
with life threatening illnesses.
- The ability to type 25 wpm is highly preferred. Must receive a
passing grade on a pre-employment computer literacy
- For field-based positions, employees must have reliable
transportation which will enable them to perform tasks and
responsibilities in a timely and appropriate fashion. Must provide
proof of valid automobile insurance, a copy of which will be placed
in the employee's HR file.
Applicants provisionally accepted for employment will be required
to undergo a fitness for duty evaluation. The individual will be
required to simulate the tasks that they would normally be expected
to perform in their role. Those who qualify under ADA (Americans
with Disabilities Act) will be provided with reasonable
accommodations to assist in the performance of the evaluated
Empath Health wants your career to be as rewarding as possible. We
provide our employees with numerous opportunities for growth,
education and advancement. We offer competitive salaries, an
excellent benefits package and peace of mind.
Other benefits include:
- Health, Dental and Vision Insurance
- Group Term Life and AD&D Insurance
- Voluntary term life insurance
- Short-term and long-term disability
- 29 Days Paid Time Off annually
- Flexible spending accounts
- Retirement savings plan with employer match
- Mileage reimbursement
- Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
- Employee Recognition Programs
- Tuition reimbursement
- Much more!
Empath Health values diversity as it strengthens our community and
care. We embrace the diversity of cultures, thoughts, beliefs and
traditions of our employees, volunteers and people we are honored
to serve across our network. Our diverse staff reflects our
community and each day, we work to be respectful, sensitive and
competent with each other and those in our care. In every journey,
we are dedicated to achieving comfort, dignity and exceptional
care. Those of all backgrounds are welcome and encouraged to apply
with us or seek our care and services.
Our commitment to patient, client, staff and volunteer safety is a
cornerstone of a High Reliability Organization with a focus on zero
harm. Participation in the seasonal influenza program is a
condition of employment and a requirement for all Empath Health
Drug & Tobacco Free Workplace.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate
against any employee or applicant for employment because of race,
color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation,
gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or
any other federal, state or local protected class.
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