• Admissions Registered Nurse Open Interview Day

    Posted Date 4 weeks ago(10/23/2018 2:50 AM)
    Job ID
    Program Posting
    San Francisco Bay
    Regular / Temp
    Regular Full-Time
    Min. Exp.(Yrs)
    Zip Code
    Official Job Title
    Admissions RN
  • Overview

    VITAS Healthcare is the nation’s leading provider of end of life care | Make a Difference | Change Lives One Patient & Family at a Time


    VITAS Healthcare is Now Hiring Admissions Registered Nurse (RN)


    Join our Dynamic Team | Attend our Open Interview Day



    VITAS Healthcare - Milpitas



    Tuesday, November 13, 2018

    7am - 6pm



    670 N. McCarthy Blvd

    Suite 220

    Milpitas, CA  93035



    Call us NOW to schedule your interview at 866-984-8274

    • Full Time position
    • Monday - Friday 11am - 7:30pm with rotating weekends
    • Position available for the following coverage areas:  San Francisco County or North Peninsula

    The Admissions RN is a registered nurse and an Interdisciplinary Team member whose primary responsibility is to present VITAS services and philosophy to patients and families in a manner that results in the admission of appropriate patients.




    • Participation in the information gathering, analysis, education and form completion aspects of the admissions process
    • Evaluate patients for hospice appropriateness, e.g. medical records review as requested.
    • Obtain agreement for admission of referred patients and families who meet admission criteria.
    • Analyze data collected by the LPN to facilitate/obtain admission orders
    • Build effective referral source relationships to support the high quality and responsiveness expectations associated with VITAS.
    • Maintain clinical and professional competence.
    • Take the initiative in developing effective relationships internally with the appropriate admissions and patient care resource persons.
    • Utilize interpersonal skills to help appropriately educate and address any questions the patient and/or patient’s family has concerning hospice and palliative care.




    • Knowledge of the principles of the intake, admission, and transition to care process with the ability to further develop skills in these competency areas.
    • Ability to communicate effectively with patients and families, physicians, referral sources and colleagues.
    • Knowledge of clinical manifestations of diseases and ability to develop VITAS specific clinical knowledge.
    • Ability to use the VITAS information system and mobile technology platforms.
    • Reliable means of transportation.

    We Offer

    • Competitive compensation
    • Health, dental, vision, life and disability insurance
    • Pre-tax healthcare and dependent care flexible spending accounts
    • Life insurance
    • 401(k) plan with numerous investment options and generous company match
    • Cancer and/or critical illness benefit
    • Tuition Reimbursement
    • Paid Time Off
    • Employee Assistance Program
    • Legal Insurance
    • Roadside Assistance
    • Affinity Program





    • Current California RN license required
    • Previous hospital, physician practice, LTC or ALF experience
    • Strong Presentation Skills
    • Previous sales or service experience preferred


    • Bachelor’s degree preferred

    San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance

    Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records

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