I am starting with Hospice! - page 3
I am orienting with Hospice next week and I am very excited. I will be doing per diem 1-2 days a week to start. I'm sure I have alot to learn....... Wish me luck! Blessings,... Read More
May 27, '03Occupation: RN Joined: Sep '00; Posts: 735; Likes: 3Originally posted by Agnus . On call is $5 and hour and IF you are called you get time and a half and are guarenteed at least 2 hours work. Per deim and regulars all take call. [/B]
May 27, '03Occupation: RN, MS home health Joined: Aug '02; Posts: 7,472; Likes: 49Hubby works for a rural hospice and they get 1.00 per hour on call and then hourly pay for all hours out including drive, patient care and documentation time for that.
Jul 12, '03Occupation: RN Specialty: ER ; Joined: Apr '03; Posts: 717; Likes: 21congrats!!!!
I think hospice is the best I did 3 months with a hospice nurse while in school. I want to do hospice nursing once i gain more maturity as a nurse!!!!
congrats once again!!!
Jul 12, '03Occupation: RN, MS home health Joined: Aug '02; Posts: 7,472; Likes: 49Cargal I am sorry but most hospices especially, non profits pay for your cell. The company hubby runs, hospice, buy the phones and give them to the nurses. Your being employed by a cheapskate. Sorry.
Oct 3, '03Occupation: RN Joined: Jan '03; Posts: 1Carrie,
Best of luck to you.... If yuo have the time would you please tell me about your experience orienting etc..... this is an area I'm considering persuing. Anyone????