PACE Senior Staff Nurse Suncoast Hospice - Empath Health - Pinellas Park, FL
Company: Suncoast Hospice - Empath Health
Location: Pinellas Park
Posted on: November 16, 2021
Empath Health is a nonprofit integrated network of care that
provides expert, life-changing health care to those with chronic
and advanced illnesses. Empath Health includes hospice, palliative
home health and physician services, independent living assistance
and day care for seniors, HIV services and advance care
Suncoast PACE (Program of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly) is a
nonprofit provider of comprehensive health care and support
services to Pinellas County seniors with chronic health conditions.
As a member of Empath Health, our focus is on helping participants
remain healthy and independent while living in their own homes.
We are currently seeking an experienced and compassionate RN Senior
staff nurse that will provide support and leadership to nursing
teams in collaboration with the executive director, center manager,
quality coordinator, and other activities as appropriate. The
senior staff nurse is an active, formal mentor, and first line
resource to the nursing staff providing teaching, support and
This is an excellent opportunity for an RN professional to grow
their experience working with the elderly in our community. We
offer competitive salaries, an excellent benefits package, stable
work/life balance and opportunities to grow in your career in the
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.
As an RN Senior Staff Nurse with Empath Health you must be
patient/family focused, loyal, motivated and interested in serving
Other requirements of this role include:
- Graduate of a school of professional nursing program required.
Bachelors of Science Registered Nursing (BSRN) strongly
- A minimum of three to five year's experience in working with
the frail or elderly population required.
- Current Florida Registered Nurses License and Cardio Pulmonary
Resuscitation (CPR) certification required.
- Must have a valid driver's license, proof of insurance and have
means of transportation.
o Management and leadership skills.
o Broad knowledge base of health care problems of the frail
o Skilled in physical assessment and triaging.
o Knowledge of medical equipment and instruments.
o Knowledge of common safety hazards and precautions to establish a
safe working environment.
o Skilled in identifying problems and recommending solutions.
o Strong computer skills including Microsoft Office applications
and electronic medical records.
o Skilled in developing and maintaining department quality
o Skilled in establishing and maintaining effective working
relationships with participants, medical staff, staff members and
o Ability to react calmly and effectively in emergency
o Preferred experience caring for terminal patients and others with
life threatening illnesses.
- Knowledgeable in managed care and CMS guidelines, as well as
the clinical functions of a PCP clinic
- 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
- Post Offer Employment Testing (POET) or Fit for Duty
examination (as necessary) with "Capable" result required.
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
- Professional group liability insurance
- Paid Time Off
- Flexible spending accounts
- Retirement savings plan with employer match
- Mileage reimbursement
- Cell phone plan discounts
- Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
- Tuition reimbursement
- Local, state and national workshops and conferences
- Advanced certification courses
- Leadership development programs
- Much more!
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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