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  • Full-time Hospice Nurse Needed

    Mountain Home Health Care
    Job Description
    Mountain Home Health Care, a home health and hospice agency in Taos, NM is currently hiring for FT Hospice Nurses. The ideal candidate will have a solid background in clinical assessment. With at least one year of Hospice experience, and must possess the following skills and qualifications:
    • Critical-thinking skills to assess a patient's situation, as well as detect changes in symptoms, health or pain, and will need to know when action is necessary;
    • A compassionate disposition and the ability to consistently demonstrate a sympathetic attitude to a patient's needs, in various states of pain, trauma and tragedy,
    • Attention to detail to accurately administer medications, monitor vital signs and subtle changes in a patient's health; organizational skills:
    • Strong organizational prioritization skills
    • The ability to remain calm under pressure
    • Strong communication and listening skills as to comfort patients who are scared, in pain or still coming to terms with their death, and the ability to compassionately address concerns, fears, and questions of family members.
    • Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing. BSN, PHN preferred.
    • Current (or eligible) New Mexico RN license.
    • Minimum of one (1) year experience in an acute care setting or equivalent experience
     
    If you believe that you meet the above qualifications please send your resume, along with three professional references to ajackson@mtnhomehealth.com
     
     Mountain Home Health Care is a non-profit agency that has served Taos County since 1975. We offer flexible scheduling, autonomy, case-load variety, a supportive work environment, competitive pay and excellent benefits to full-time employees. Join our dedicated team of professionals in providing quality, skilled and palliative patient care to our home-bound patients.
    MHHC is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
     
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