Company Description: HospiceCare in The Berkshires, Inc. has offered high quality, compassionate care for those with life-limiting or terminal illness for over 35 years. The key to HospiceCare’s high quality of care is our team of professionals: Physicians, Nurses, Hospice Aides, Emotional and Spiritual Support Counselors, Bereavement Coordinators and Volunteers – we work with each patient and their family to make sure that their needs are met.
Full / Part Time
DO YOU WANT TO BRING MEANING AND VALUE TO YOUR WORK?
Join the HospiceCare in The Berkshires team and experience what making a difference is truly about!
Full-Time Registered Nurse positions - 40 hours
Evening positions - 16 hr/wk
Every or every other weekend - 8-16 hr /wk
The nurse helps coordinate and administer hospice care for patients, families and caregivers through the utilization of hospice resources. The primary nurse is experienced in nursing with an emphasis on community health education and experience. The primary nurse utilizes hospice and community resources to help coordinate and drive services through a plan of care to meet the needs of patients and families.
(Minimum qualifications will be considered required unless specifically stated otherwise)
•Minimum of one (1) to two (2) year's experience in health care.
•Experience in a hospice care preferred.
•Experience in acute care in an institutional setting preferred.
•Experience in homecare preferred.
•Understands hospice philosophy, and issues of death/dying.
Education and Training:
•An Associate’s Degree in Nursing is required.
•A Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing preferred.
License, Certification & Registration:
•Possesses and maintains current CPR Certification.
•Current Massachusetts licensure: Registered Nurse
•Valid driver’s license
•Hospice and Palliative Care Nurse Certification preferred
•Demonstrates good verbal and written communication, and organization skills.
•Strong observation skills and problem solving skills.
HCIB’s passion is to deliver top quality patient and family care. If you want to be a part of our team and help families through the hospice journey, please submit your cover letter/resume by clicking apply.