Nursing

Hospice RN (In-Patient Unit) Part Time

Type of position: Nursing

Date Posted: Wednesday, September 10, 2014

Hospice Program: Hospice of Health First

Location: Health First Inc. Cape Canaveral Hospital 701 W. Cocoa Beach Causeway, Cocoa Beach, FL

Description:

The Hospice RN oversees the development, implementation and evaluation of the plan of care in collaboration with the interdisciplinary team to create the most positive Hospice experience for the patient and family. Hours are 7pm to 7am.

 

Qualifications:

  • Current Florida RN license
  • Minimum of two years experience in Oncology, Medical/Surgical or Home Health First, Inc.
  • Must hold current AHA BLS Healthcare Provider Completion Card prior to start date and maintain.
  • Successful completion of Level II background screening
  • Experience with Palliative Care/End of Life issues helpful.

 

 

 

Apply:

Apply to: health-first.org/careers

Job ID#017411

Contact: jody.thames@nullhealth-first.org

RN Case Manager, PRN Flex

Type of position: Nursing

Date Posted: Monday, August 25, 2014

Hospice Program: Covenant Hospice, Inc.

Location: Tallahassee, Florida

Description:

The Interdisciplinary Group RN is a professional nurse specially trained in the Hospice concept to provide for the personal, physical, emotional and social needs of the patient/family unit. He/she works with the Interdisciplinary Group (IDG) to facilitate patient care activities; provide advice, support and assistance to the team members as needed and is responsible for ongoing patient/family evaluation and assessment. The RN is an active participant in the Hospice program including community education.

 

Apply:

Read the complete job description and apply online HERE.

Interdisciplinary Group Registered Nurse, Nights

Type of position: Nursing

Date Posted: Monday, August 25, 2014

Hospice Program: Covenant Hospice, Inc.

Location: Ft. Walton Beach, Florida

Description:

The Interdisciplinary Group night RN is a professional nurse specially trained in the Hospice concept to provide on-call service for the personal, physical, emotional and social needs of the patient-family unit. The night RN will be responsible for evaluating and responding to the patient’s/caregiver’s needs via telephone contact, home visits, and/or facility visits for assessment, symptom management, treatment, teaching and coordination of care.

 

Apply:

Read the complete job description and apply online HERE.

Admissions RN, FT

Type of position: Administrative/Clerical, Nursing

Date Posted: Sunday, August 17, 2014

Hospice Program: Cornerstone Hospice

Location: Lake County, Florida

Description:

Responsible to: Admissions Manager

 

 

Description: The Admissions R.N. is responsible for determining the eligibility and preparation of patient/families for hospice care. The admissions process includes establishing a working relationship with the patient/family, the development of the initial assessment of patient/family needs and the initial written plan of care.

 

Qualifications:

  • Valid Florida RN license required; BSN, CHPN preferred.
  • Three years’ hospice experience preferred.
  • Excellent assessment skills with demonstrated ability in physical assessments.
  • Valid Florida driver’s license and required auto liability insurance.

 

Administrative offices located at: 2445 Lane Park Road Tavares, FL 32778

Covering Lake/Sumter/Orange/Osceola/Polk/Hardee/Highlands Counties. Cornerstone Hospice is a mission centered organization with a reputation for providing quality care and leading edge services. We are a family-friendly employer, offer very competitive wages & benefits, and a friendly & professional work environment. 

 

Apply:

Apply online at www.cshopsice.org .

Director of Clinical Services

Type of position: Director (Clinical), Nursing

Date Posted: Sunday, August 17, 2014

Hospice Program: VNA & Hospice of the Florida Keys

Location: Key West, FL

Description:

The Director of Clinical Services is responsible for planning, implementation and coordination of interdisciplinary staff to provide the highest in quality home healthcare in accordance with Standards of Care. Director of Clinical Services is responsible for hiring, training, supervising and performance evaluation of their direct report staff to ensure the highest levels of patient care and compliance with state and federal regulations.

 

Director of Clinical Services is responsible for ensuring compliance with Agency policies and procedures, state and federal regulations. Establishes standards of care and ensures those standards are met or exceeded through continuous education, training, and evaluation.

 

 

Director of Clinical Services is responsible for ensuring appropriate and accurate documentation of clinical services to comply with local, state and federal licensing and reimbursement requirements.

 

 

Director of Clinical Services aides with the development, implementation and control of the annual budget for clinical programs by determining the operating expenses, including staffing and capital requirements.

 

Education and Experience: A Master’s of Nursing is preferred. A Bachelor’s of Nursing and licensed in State of Florida is required. A minimum 3 years of experience in a home health agency, hospice program or other community health setting or equivalent acute care setting.

 

Visit our website at www.vnahospicekeys.org for information about Visiting Nurse Association & Hospice of the Florida Keys.

 

Visiting Nurse Association & Hospice of the Florida Keys has provided compassionate in-home health care for the residents of the Florida Keys (Monroe County) for over 30 years. Founded in 1984 by a group of volunteers, Visiting Nurse Association & Hospice of the Florida Keys remains the only not-for-profit hospice and visiting nurse program in the Keys, providing care to any resident regardless of their economic ability to pay for quality home health services. It is our passion and mission to enable individuals to remain in their homes by providing compassionate, effective, life-enhancing health and supportive services. We accomplish our mission by providing homemaker/companion services, rehabilitative care, palliative care, and hospice care for residents of the Florida Keys.

Apply:

Please send your resume, references and salary requirements to hr@nullvnahospicekeys.org

Clinical Manager

Type of position: Management (Clinical), Nursing

Date Posted: Sunday, August 17, 2014

Hospice Program: Tidewell Hospice

Location: 2504 34th Ave W, Bradenton, FL 34205

Description:

Manages a team of clinical and support colleagues working in a 14 bed in-patient environment. Accountable for bed management, maintaining appropriate staffing and optimizing quality patient care. Serves as clinical team expert and manages high risk and complex patients/family/staff situations. Responsible for human resource issues such as hiring, performance coaching/improvement, disciplinary actions and completion of performance appraisals.

 

Requirements:

  • Must possess current and active Florida licensure as RN; BSN preferred. CHPN certification a plus.
  • Minimum of 2 years recent community-based hospice or home health experience required.
  • Must possess leadership, role model and mentoring ability and demonstrate effective supervisory skills.
  • Exceptional clinical, observation, assessment and problem-solving skills.
  • Demonstrated working knowledge of Hospice care regulations.

 

Hours are 8:00am – 5:00pm Monday – Friday (Also on call responsibilities)

 

Apply:

Please apply on line at http://tidewell.org/hospice/careers/job-searchapply/

Senior Staff Nurse – Teal Team

Type of position: Nursing

Date Posted: Friday, August 1, 2014

Hospice Program: Suncoast Hospice

Location: Clearwater, Florida

Description:

At Suncoast Hospice, the Senior Staff Nurse (SSN) provides support and leadership in coordinating team functions in collaboration with and support of the Patient Family Care Coordinator (PFCC), including Quality Assessment Performance Improvements, supervisory visits, and other activities as appropriate. The Senior Staff Nurse is an active, formal mentor and first line resource to the Nursing and Hospice Aide staff on the team, providing teaching, support, and guidance. The Senior Staff Nurse utilizes assessment, intervention, and teaching skills to maximize patient comfort and to enhance the quality of life for the patient/family unit. The Senior Staff Nurse is responsible for identifying and coordinating patient/family needs and for guiding staff to provide preventive and supportive care to terminally ill patient/family units.

We offer a full range of benefits including: health, vision, dental, paid time off, mileage/tuition reimbursement, and peace of mind.

Join us in our mission.

Your Life. Our Life’s Work.
Position Requirements:

  1. Current Florida license as a Registered Nurse. BSN desirable.
  2. Minimum of three (3) years nursing experience with a strong preference for at least one (1) year acute care setting.
  3. Strong preference for minimum of two (2) years hospice experience.
  4. Strong computer skills including knowledge of Microsoft Office applications. Experience with Suncoast Solutions desirable.
  5. Must have reliable transportation which will enable the SSN to perform tasks and responsibilities in a timely and appropriate fashion. Must be able to provide proof of automobile insurance, a copy of which will be placed in the employee’s file.
  6. Demonstrated knowledge of Suncoast Hospice policies and procedures and pertinent state and federal rules and regulations.
  7. Must successfully complete critical thinking skills assessment.
  8. Must be willing and able to successfully complete pre-employment computer literacy evaluation and keyboarding skills assessment.

 

EOE/AAP Employer. Drug Free Workplace.

Apply:

Apply at www.suncoasthospice.org/careers