Full-Time Contract, Hospice Home Health Registered Nurse (RN)-Baker City, OR

Baker City, OR
Sunbelt Nursing - RN - Home Health Contract 05/15 Apply

Sunbelt Staffing, a nationwide healthcare staffing agency, is seeking a compassionate and experienced Hospice Home Health Registered Nurse (RN) for a 13-week contract position in Baker City, OR. The successful candidate will join our client, a leading nationwide home health agency, and provide quality patient care in a home-based setting.

Contract Details:

  • Location: Baker City, OR
  • Company: Sunbelt Staffing
  • Contract Length: 13 Weeks (with possible extension upon successful start and completion)
  • Hours: Full-time, 40 hours per week, Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm, with occasional weekends and on-call duty (typically one weekend per month on-call)
  • Compensation: Negotiable, based on experience and territory budget
  • Mileage Reimbursement: 0.48c per mile from patient home to home
  • Blended Pay Packages: Available for travelers
  • Benefits: Medical, dental, vision, 401k match after 90 days

Job Responsibilities

  • Conduct comprehensive patient assessments, focusing on comfort, pain management, and hospice care standards.
  • Develop and implement individualized care plans in collaboration with physicians, focusing on symptom control and quality of life.
  • Administer medications, monitor vital signs, and provide skilled nursing care, including wound care and other treatments.
  • Offer emotional support and guidance to patients and families, explaining the hospice process and addressing concerns.
  • Maintain accurate patient records in Homecare Homebase (HCHB), ensuring compliance with regulatory requirements.
  • Travel to patient homes within the La Grande, OR area using reliable transportation.

Requirements

  • Active Registered Nurse (RN) license in the state of Oregon.
  • Minimum of 1 year of home health experience.
  • Minimum of 6 months of hospice experience preferred.
  • Proficiency in Homecare Homebase (HCHB).
  • Current American Heart Association or American Red Cross Basic Life Support (BLS) certification.
  • Reliable transportation with valid driver's license.
  • Ability to meet Joint Commission onboarding standards upon offer.

Baker City, Oregon, is a charming town nestled in the scenic northeastern corner of the state. Surrounded by the natural beauty of the Wallowa-Whitman National Forest and the Elkhorn Mountains, Baker City offers residents a serene and picturesque setting. The town is renowned for its rich history, with beautifully preserved Victorian architecture lining its streets and historic sites like the Oregon Trail Interpretive Center showcasing the area's pioneer past. Outdoor enthusiasts will find plenty to explore in the surrounding wilderness, including hiking, camping, fishing, and skiing in the winter months. With its friendly community vibe, vibrant arts scene, and easy access to outdoor recreation, Baker City provides an ideal blend of small-town charm and adventure.

Important Note Due to this being a contract opportunity with limited training and orientation time, only candidates with prior home health experience and proficiency in Homecare Homebase will be considered. We appreciate your understanding.

If you meet the requirements and are excited about this contract opportunity, we'd love to hear from you! Please submit your resume or reach out directly to [email protected]

Lindsay Schuman
Senior National Healthcare Consultant
[email protected]
813-343-2217

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