Ascension Health RN-Hospice Field Admissions Full Time Day (Dupage County) in Hinsdale, Illinois

Job ID: 244433

RN-Hospice Field Admissions Full Time Day (Dupage County)

Hinsdale, Illinois


Additional Job Information

Title: RN-Hospice I-Exempt

City, State: Hinsdale,IL

Location: St.Thomas Hospice

Department: Hospice Therapeutic Svcs 001

Additional Job Details: Full-Time,Day, 40 hours,Weekly

Marketing Statement

AMITA Health ( ) is a joint operating company formed by Adventist Midwest Health, part of the Adventist Health System in Altamonte Springs, FL., and Alexian Brothers Health System, a subsidiary of St. Louis-based Ascension. Headquartered in Arlington Heights, IL, AMITA Health is the third largest health system in the state with more than 12,000 associates committed to delivering the most efficient, highest quality, faith-based care at nine acute and specialty care hospitals and at more than 80 ambulatory/clinic locations. AMITA Health has an extensive provider network of more than 3,000 hospital-affiliated physicians and the AMITA Health Medical Group consists of over 500 multi-specialty employed physicians and associate practitioners, ranking it among the largest regional medical groups. AMITA Health’s mission is to extend the healing ministry of Jesus by respecting the faith traditions of the many individuals and families we have been called to serve across suburban Chicago.

Job Description

Job Summary:

Provides direct nursing care to seriously or terminally ill patients in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization.


  • Develops a plan of care based on the priorities of balancing quality of life, relieving suffering, controlling symptoms, and optimizing functional capacity.

  • Implements and monitors patient care plans. Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate.

  • Serves as primary coordinator of all disciplines for well-coordinated patient care and consideration of the patient's family and/or caregiver's needs, including pastoral/spiritual, psychosocial and bereavement counseling.

  • Notes and carries out physician and nursing orders.



  • Required Credential(s):

  • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

  • Drivers License credentialed from the Illinois Department of Motor Vehicles (IL-DMV) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

  • Licensed Registered Nurse credentialed from the Illinois Board of Nursing obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.


  • Diploma

  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing required Bachelor's of Science in Nursing (BSN) preferred

Work Experience:

  • One year of home health or hospice experience preferred.

How To Apply

If you have any questions about the application process or require a reasonable accommodation to complete the application, please contact Candidate Care at 855-778-6037 between the hours of 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. CST, M-F.

Equal Employment Opportunity

AMITA Health will provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all associates and applicants for employment regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identification or expression, age, disability, marital status, amnesty, genetic information, carrier status or any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.