Nursing

Patient Care Coordinator – RN

Type of position: Nursing

Date Posted: Thursday, November 6, 2014

Hospice Program: Halifax Health-Hospice

Location: Florida

Description:

Halifax Health is seeking a Patient Care Coordinator (Registered Nurse) for Halifax Health-Hospice Ormond Beach Care Center.

Requirements:

  • Currently licensed as an RN in State of Florida.
  • Associate degree from an accredited School of Nursing required.
  • Bachelor’s degree a plus.
  • Valid driving license and good driving record are required for this position.
  • Professionalism in interpersonal communication skills with patients, patient families, colleagues, physicians and ancillary department personnel.
  • Personal professional development, accountability, organization and leadership in the performance of professional nursing practice.
  • All full time RNs will assist in the provision of after hours and weekend coverage as
  • assigned.
  • On-Call responsibilities required.
  • Certifications as required by individual unit/area.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Provides all aspects of care for the terminally ill patient
  • Provides patient and family education
  • Completes initial and on-going assessments
  • Provides pain and symptom management
  • Develops an Interdisciplinary Plan of Care which reflect pt./family centered goals
  • Uses critical thinking skills
  • Participates in Quality Improvement activities
  • Maintains professional and positive working relationships
  • Promotes a holistic approach to the care of the terminally ill

Apply:

Apply online at www.halifaxhealth.org/careers

 

Patient Care Coordinator – RN

Type of position: Nursing

Date Posted: Thursday, November 6, 2014

Hospice Program: Halifax Health-Hospice

Location: Florida

Description:

Halifax Health is seeking a Patient Care Coordinator (Registered Nurse) for Halifax Health-Hospice West ALF Team.

Requirements:

  • Currently licensed as an RN in State of Florida.
  • Associate degree from an accredited School of Nursing required.
  • Bachelor’s degree a plus.
  • Valid driving license and good driving record are required for this position.
  • Professionalism in interpersonal communication skills with patients, patient families, colleagues, physicians and ancillary department personnel.
  • Personal professional development, accountability, organization and leadership in the performance of professional nursing practice.
  • All full time RNs will assist in the provision of after hours and weekend coverage as
  • assigned.
  • On-Call responsibilities required.
  • Certifications as required by individual unit/area.

Responsibilities:

  • Provides all aspects of care for the terminally ill patient
  • Provides patient and family education
  • Completes initial and on-going assessments
  • Provides pain and symptom management
  • Develops an Interdisciplinary Plan of Care which reflect pt./family centered goals
  • Uses critical thinking skills
  • Participates in Quality Improvement activities
  • Maintains professional and positive working relationships
  • Promotes a holistic approach to the care of the terminally ill

Apply:

Apply online at  www.halifaxhealth.org/careers

Patient Care Coordinator – RN

Type of position: Nursing

Date Posted: Thursday, November 6, 2014

Hospice Program: Halifax Health-Hospice

Location: Florida

Description:

Halifax Health is seeking a Patient Care Coordinator (Registered Nurse) for Halifax Health-Hospice West Home Team.

The Hospice Patient Care Coordinator participates in all clinical management functions. Coordinates the activities of the interdisciplinary team in the various patient care settings. Responsible for clinical direction of all members of the interdisciplinary team with assistance of discipline specific team leaders. Responsible for staffing including the hiring and orientation of staff to assure adequate coverage to meet patient needs. Assures compliance with all state and federal regulations,

 

 

Apply:

Apply online at  www.halifaxhealth.org/careers

RN

Type of position: Nursing

Date Posted: Thursday, November 6, 2014

Hospice Program: Halifax Health-Hospice

Location: Florida

Description:

Halifax Health is seeking a Registered Nurse to work for Halifax Health-Hospice’s East Nursing Home Team.

 

Requirements:

  • Currently licensed as an RN in State of Florida.
  • Associate degree from an accredited School of Nursing required.
  • Bachelor’s degree a plus.
  • Valid driving license and good driving record are required for this position.
  • Professionalism in interpersonal communication skills with patients, patient families, colleagues, physicians and ancillary department personnel.
  • Personal professional development, accountability, organization and leadership in the performance of professional nursing practice.
  • All full time RNs will assist in the provision of after hours and weekend coverage as
  • assigned.
  • On-Call responsibilities required.
  • Certifications as required by individual unit/area.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Provides all aspects of care for the terminally ill patient
  • Provides patient and family education
  • Completes initial and on-going assessments
  • Provides pain and symptom management
  • Develops an Interdisciplinary Plan of Care which reflect pt./family centered goals
  • Uses critical thinking skills
  • Participates in Quality Improvement activities
  • Maintains professional and positive working relationships
  • Promotes a holistic approach to the care of the terminally ill

Apply:

Apply online at  www.halifaxhealth.org/careers

RN

Type of position: Nursing

Date Posted: Thursday, November 6, 2014

Hospice Program: Halifax Health-Hospice

Location: Florida

Description:

Halifax Health is seeking a Registered Nurse to work for Halifax Health-Hospice’s East ALF Team.
The Hospice RN will be responsible for coordination and implementation of the overall plan of care for the assigned patients in various hospice settings to assure the best possible quality of life is attained.

 

Requirements:

  • Currently licensed as an RN in State of Florida.
  • Associate degree from an accredited School of Nursing required.
  • Bachelor’s degree a plus.
  • Valid driving license and good driving record are required for this position.
  • Professionalism in interpersonal communication skills with patients, patient families, colleagues, physicians and ancillary department personnel.
  • Personal professional development, accountability, organization and leadership in the performance of professional nursing practice.
  • All full time RNs will assist in the provision of after hours and weekend coverage as
  • assigned.
  • On-Call responsibilities required.
  • Certifications as required by individual unit/area.

 

Responsibilities:

Provides all aspects of care for the terminally ill patient
Provides patient and family education
Completes initial and on-going assessments
Provides pain and symptom management
Develops an Interdisciplinary Plan of Care which reflect pt./family centered goals
Uses critical thinking skills
Participates in Quality Improvement activities
Maintains professional and positive working relationships
Promotes a holistic approach to the care of the terminally ill

Apply:

Apply online at  www.halifaxhealth.org/careers

RN

Type of position: Nursing

Date Posted: Thursday, November 6, 2014

Hospice Program: Halifax Health-Hospice

Location: Florida

Description:

Halifax Health is seeking a Registered Nurse to work for Halifax Health-Hospice’s After Hours Department.  The Hospice RN will be responsible for coordination and implementation of the overall plan of care for the assigned patients in various hospice settings to assure the best possible quality of life is attained.

 

Requirements:

  • Currently licensed as an RN in State of Florida.
  • Associate degree from an accredited School of Nursing required.
  • Bachelor’s degree a plus.
  • Valid driving license and good driving record are required for this position.
  • Professionalism in interpersonal communication skills with patients, patient families, colleagues, physicians and ancillary department personnel.
  • Personal professional development, accountability, organization and leadership in the performance of professional nursing practice.
  • All full time RNs will assist in the provision of after hours and weekend coverage as
  • assigned.
  • On-Call responsibilities required.
  • Certifications as required by individual unit/area.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Provides all aspects of care for the terminally ill patient
  • Provides patient and family education
  • Completes initial and on-going assessments
  • Provides pain and symptom management
  • Develops an Interdisciplinary Plan of Care which reflect pt./family centered goals
  • Uses critical thinking skills
  • Participates in Quality Improvement activities
  • Maintains professional and positive working relationships
  • Promotes a holistic approach to the care of the terminally ill

 

Apply:

Apply online at  www.halifaxhealth.org/careers

Cardiac Nurse Practitioner (PD)

Type of position: Nursing

Date Posted: Thursday, November 6, 2014

Hospice Program: Compassionate Care Hospice

Location: Hialeah, FL

Description:

Compassionate Care Hospice (CCH) is a privately owned company that was formed 20 years ago and now operates Hospice and Palliative Care programs in over 55 locations across the country. Our professional staff provides services in the home, in long-term care/skilled nursing and assisted living facilities and in hospitals. We seek energetic, empathetic individuals who want to make a positive change for our patients by offering competitive salaries, continuing education, and tremendous room for growth!

 

We are excited about the growth of our Cardiac Connections Program, whose aim is to keep end stage heart disease patients at home. Prior to the start of this program, these patients had no options and few skilled caregivers to control their symptoms and help them both medically and emotionally through the last stages of life. The success of this program is dependent upon the Nurse Practitioner working with the primary Cardiologists in caring for these patients.

 

We’re actively looking for a Per Diem Cardiac Nurse Practitioner for our Hialeah program, Bilingual preferred. The ideal individual will be responsible for heading up the program in the Miami market educating hospitals, physicians and facilities about the program, as well as overseeing the overall care of the patients.

 

Requirements

  • Will have at least 2 years of professional experience in advanced Cardiac care and will focus on those patients who need their attention most.
  • Masters Degree in Nursing and completed an Accredited Nurse Practitioner Program with experience in home care settings (preferably with hospice patients).
  • Have the ability to work flexible hours as needed

Apply:

Resumes should be sent to connie.diaz@nullcchnet.net (no phone calls please)

RN

Type of position: Nursing

Date Posted: Thursday, November 6, 2014

Hospice Program: Halifax Health-Hospice

Location: Florida

Description:

Halifax Health is seeking a Registered Nurse to work for Halifax Health-Hospice’s Admission Department. The Hospice RN will be responsible for coordination and implementation of the overall plan of care for the assigned patients in various hospice settings to assure the best possible quality of life is attained.

 

Requirements:

  • Currently licensed as an RN in State of Florida.
  • Associate degree from an accredited School of Nursing required.
  • Bachelor’s degree a plus.
  • Valid driving license and good driving record are required for this position.
  • Professionalism in interpersonal communication skills with patients, patient families, colleagues, physicians and ancillary department personnel.
  • Personal professional development, accountability, organization and leadership in the performance of professional nursing practice.
  • All full time RNs will assist in the provision of after hours and weekend coverage as
  • assigned.
  • On-Call responsibilities required.
  • Certifications as required by individual unit/area.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Provides all aspects of care for the terminally ill patient
  • Provides patient and family education
  • Completes initial and on-going assessments
  • Provides pain and symptom management
  • Develops an Interdisciplinary Plan of Care which reflect pt./family centered goals
  • Uses critical thinking skills
  • Participates in Quality Improvement activities
  • Maintains professional and positive working relationships
  • Promotes a holistic approach to the care of the terminally ill

Apply:

Apply online at  www.halifaxhealth.org/careers

Hospital Liaison, RN

Type of position: Nursing, Professional Relations

Date Posted: Sunday, October 12, 2014

Hospice Program: Covenant Hospice, Inc.

Location: Pensacola Florida – Clinical Branch

Description:

FT – 40 Weekends

 

Position Summary: Registered Nurse specially trained in the hospice concept to provide education and support to healthcare providers and the community. Rounds daily with Discharge Planners and Case Managers and serves as liaison between the hospital and Covenant’s Intake, Referral and Admissions staff. Provides an immediate response to assess and admit the patient and offer services to family, including coordination of discharge and transfer to hospice care.

 

Qualifications: A Registered Nurse must have minimum of (2) years of clinical nursing experience. Community education experience is desired. A nurse must be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing and have a current license in the State of Florida or Alabama, as applicable, and be qualified to achieve licensure in both states within 6 months of hire date, if requested to do so. A Bachelor’s Degree or higher is highly desired. Experience must be in medical/surgical or oncology nursing, preferably with Hospice experience. Significant hospice experience and related healthcare education and clinical experience are highly desired. Candidate must possess strong interpersonal skills and be proactive in resolving challenging situations. To avoid any potential conflict of interest and to ensure regulatory compliance, Hospital Liaisons may not be employed by or as a consultant to any other employer while also employed at Covenant Hospice, without prior approval by the incumbent’s supervisor and then the Vice-President of Human Resources. Failure to comply with this requirement will result in disciplinary action. Must possess a valid Florida or Alabama driver’s license, as applicable, depending on assignment, and current automobile liability insurance and insurability under the company liability insurance are required. Must possess current CPR certification. Must have current CHPN credentials or obtain it within 1 year of hire/promotion.

 

 

Apply:

Apply online at http://jobs.covenanthospice.org/

Director, Regional LPH (RN required)

Type of position: Director (Clinical), Leadership, Nursing

Date Posted: Wednesday, October 8, 2014

Hospice Program: Chapters Health System, Inc.

Location: Temple Terrace, FL

Description:

As a compassionate non-profit organization since 1983, Chapters Health System is committed to enhancing the lives of those affected by advancing age or illness. Through our comprehensive system of healthcare choices, we deliver expert care and heartfelt support to guide the community during the aging and end-of-life journey. From hospice and palliative care for adults and children suffering with life-limiting illnesses to in-home and community-based services for frail but independent seniors, Chapters Health offers a wide range of support services along life’s ever-changing landscape. We’ll help you navigate your individual experience – empowering you with more choices, education and guidance for these important chapters of life.

 

Role:
Responsible for all patient care and oversight of community programs related to the interdisciplinary groups in the region. Responsible for ensuring the professional practice and development of all disciplines in area of oversight in collaboration with Corporate Discipline Directors (CDD). Ensures education, staff development, competencies, performance improvement, compliance standards, policies & procedures, orientation and health and safety activities are in place for region of oversight in the program. Leads staff in planning, developing and implementing the region’s short and long term plans to support the Company’s strategic goals. Assures optimum utilization of resources and has ultimate budget responsibility and accountability for direct patient care provided by the patient care teams within region of oversight.

 

Qualifications:

  • Current Florida RN license
  • Bachelor’s degree required with Masters degree in nursing, pharmacy, business administration, or health care administration strongly preferred
  • Five years of progressive management experience with at least two years of Director level experience in a healthcare setting with supervisory, fiscal and operations responsibilities
  • Two years hospice, home health experience preferred
  • Expertise in regulation interpretation and process
  • Demonstrated leadership experience
  • Experience in system redesign & integration
  • Demonstrated ability in mentoring, individual/group facilitation & motivation
  • Experience in fiscal accountability
  • Strong goal/outcome orientation
  • Excellent customer service focus
  • Excellent written and oral communication and conflict resolution skills
  • Self-directed work style with the ability to handle multiple priorities simultaneously
  • Ability to travel to off-site locations*
  • Valid driver’s license and automobile insurance

Apply:

Learn more and apply online at https://re2o.ultipro.com/LIF1002/JobBoard/JobDetails.aspx?__ID=*0B8AFC399476F2F8

Director, Clinical Integration

Type of position: Director (Clinical), Nursing

Date Posted: Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Hospice Program: Chapters Health System, Inc.

Location: Temple Terrace, FL

Description:

As a compassionate non-profit organization since 1983, Chapters Health System is committed to enhancing the lives of those affected by advancing age or illness. Through our comprehensive system of healthcare choices, we deliver expert care and heartfelt support to guide the community during the aging and end-of-life journey. From hospice and palliative care for adults and children suffering with life-limiting illnesses to in-home and community-based services for frail but independent seniors, Chapters Health offers a wide range of support services along life’s ever-changing landscape.

 

Role: The Director of Clinical Integration is the corporate expert and primary resource for facilitating clinical integration of clinical practice with clinical applications. Under the strategic direction of the Vice President Clinical Integration, the role is responsible for planning, organizing, and leading the activities of defined strategies of clinical integration throughout the organization. Integration encompasses clinical quality of EMR data governance, operational integrity of clinical information systems, process improvement and education related to EMR optimization. The Director supervises the Clinical Integration Specialist, the Clinical Integration Analyst and EMR Team.

 

Qualifications:

  • Masters degree in nursing from an accredited college or university with a focus in nursing, health or medical informatics.
  • 5-10 years increasingly responsible experience in nursing, nursing supervision, nursing education and nursing administration.
  • Hospice or home health experience preferred.
  • Active Florida nursing license.
  • Informatics Nursing Certification, or similar board certification, or will obtain within 18 months.
  • Valid driver’s license and automobile insurance per company policy; able to travel locally.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of Joint Commission standards.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of Nursing Informatics standards and Health Informatics standards.
  • Experience in quality assurance and performance improvement.
  • In-depth knowledge of evidence based practice, research utilization and professional development principles.
  • Strong experience with information systems, clinical software and other computer applications. Experience at the expert level with Electronic Medical Records (EMR).
  • Experience guiding clinical design, planning, implementation and coordination of EMR for clinical users.
  • Project management certification and/or experience preferred.
  • Excellent written communication skills.
  • Strong analytical and organization skills.
  • Able to speak effectively and persuasively before groups and individuals at all levels of the organization.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.

 

Apply:

Apply online at https://re2o.ultipro.com/LIF1002/JobBoard/JobDetails.aspx?__ID=*9C84397F07C1EE98

RN, Patient Access – Fulltime

Type of position: Nursing

Date Posted: Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Hospice Program: LifePath Hospice

Location: Tampa, FL

Description:

As a compassionate non-profit organization since 1983, LifePath Hospice is committed to delivering expert care and heartfelt support to guide the community of West Central Florida during the aging and end-of-life journey. From hospice and palliative care to in-home and community-based services we offer a wide range of support services to our patients and families. Our commitment to our community has created stable growth for our organization and rewarding careers for our team members. Currently, we are seeking an experienced RN, Patient Access. As part of the Interdisciplinary Group (IDG), the Admissions RN conducts the initial admission process for patients referred for hospice services. S/he initiates the plan of care based on identified immediate needs, and communicates with the IDG.

 

Qualifications:

  • Current Florida license as RN, or current licensure from another state plus a temporary Florida permit.
  • Valid driver’s license and automobile insurance in the State of Florida.
  • Reliable transportation to meet visit schedule.
  • Minimum one year RN experience where physical assessment skills were utilized
  • Ability to use equipment with visual and auditory mechanisms.
  • Ability to effectively communicate in English.
  • Flexible schedule to meet the needs of hospice patients.
  • Ability to physically access any home i.e. navigate stairs and narrow spaces, tolerate heat and lack of air conditioning, in any area Company serves.
  • Ability to manage the emotional stress of working with and caring for terminally ill patients and their families.
  • Ability to perform the essential functions and physical requirements (including, but not limited to: lifting patients and/or equipment, bending, pushing/pulling, kneeling) of the job with or without reasonable accommodation.
  • RN, Preceptor: one (1) year’s experience as an Admissions RN preferred, with demonstration competence in assessment and in depth understanding of Company systems.

 

At LifePath Hospice, our team members thrive in an environment that fosters teamwork and professional growth. Our location offers the perfect Florida lifestyle to promote the ideal work / life balance. We reward each employees’ talent with a competitive salary and outstanding benefits.

 

Apply:

To learn more about our opportunities and organization, we invite you to: https://re2o.ultipro.com/LIF1002/JobBoard/JobDetails.aspx?__ID=*131B922465434F98

Pool Pediatric Nurse Practitioner

Type of position: Nursing

Date Posted: Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Hospice Program: Chapters Health Staffing, LLC

Location: Florida

Description:

As a compassionate non-profit organization since 1983, LifePath Hospice is committed to delivering expert care and heartfelt support to guide the community of West Central Florida during the aging and end-of-life journey. From hospice and palliative care to in-home and community-based services we offer a wide range of support services to our patients and families. Our commitment to our community has created stable growth for our organization and rewarding careers for our team members. Currently, we are seeking an experienced Nurse Practitioner.

 

Provide comprehensive and efficient direct primary or consultative patient care under protocol with hospice physician staff. Utilize clinical expertise and participate in diagnostic and management decision making while promoting maximization of quality of life for the company’s patients and caregivers.

 

  • Masters degree in nursing
  • ARNP certification recognized by CMS for Medicare billing
  • Licensure by state of Florida to work as ARNP
  • Knowledge and experience in palliative medical practice and symptom management
  • Advanced clinical skills which allow thorough patient assessments and management for any patient with advanced chronic disease as well as for those near the end of life
  • Ability to work under protocol with multiple physicians in multiple settings
  • Basic computer skills including use of email and word processing (Microsoft Outlook and Word or equivalent programs)
  • Strong interpersonal skills, communication, collaboration, and conflict resolution
  • Commitment to the research process and application to practice
  • Ability to work independently exercising discretion and independent judgment
  • Ability to work in collaboration with other disciplines within the organization
  • Certified by appropriate hospice nursing organization within two years of hire date
  • Ability to travel to off-site locations

 

At Chapters Health System, our team members thrive in an environment that fosters teamwork and professional growth. Our location offers the perfect Florida lifestyle to promote the ideal work / life balance. We reward each employees’ talent with a competitive salary and outstanding benefits.

 

Apply:

To learn more about our opportunities and organization, we invite you to Apply online at: https://re2o.ultipro.com/LIF1002/JobBoard/JobDetails.aspx?__ID=*0EC49307F7797140

Nurse Practitioner

Type of position: Nursing

Date Posted: Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Hospice Program: LifePath Hospice, Inc.

Location: Tampa, FL

Description:

As a compassionate non-profit organization since 1983, LifePath Hospice is committed to delivering expert care and heartfelt support to guide the community of West Central Florida during the aging and end-of-life journey. From hospice and palliative care to in-home and community-based services we offer a wide range of support services to our patients and families. Our commitment to our community has created stable growth for our organization and rewarding careers for our team members. Currently, we are seeking an experienced ARNP.

 

The NP will Provide comprehensive and efficient direct primary or consultative patient care under protocol with hospice physician staff. Utilize clinical expertise and participate in diagnostic and management decision making while promoting maximization of quality of life for the company’s patients and caregivers.

 

  • Masters degree in nursing
  • ARNP certification recognized by CMS for Medicare billing
  • Licensure by state of Florida to work as ARNP
  • Knowledge and experience in palliative medical practice and symptom management
  • Advanced clinical skills which allow thorough patient assessments and management for any patient with advanced chronic disease as well as for those near the end of life
  • Ability to work under protocol with multiple physicians in multiple settings
  • Basic computer skills including use of email and word processing (Microsoft Outlook and Word or equivalent programs)
  • Strong interpersonal skills, communication, collaboration, and conflict resolution
  • Commitment to the research process and application to practice
  • Ability to work independently exercising discretion and independent judgment
  • Ability to work in collaboration with other disciplines within the organization
  • Certified by appropriate hospice nursing organization within two years of hire date
  • Ability to travel to off-site locations

 

At LifePath Hospice, our team members thrive in an environment that fosters teamwork and professional growth. Our location offers the perfect Florida lifestyle to promote the ideal work / life balance. We reward each employees’ talent with a competitive salary and outstanding benefits.

 

Apply:

To learn more about our opportunities and organization, we invite you to apply online at: https://re2o.ultipro.com/LIF1002/JobBoard/JobDetails.aspx?__ID=*547466D56D562482