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Clinical Positions

Hospice RN After-Hours Supervisor

The Hospice RN After-Hours Supervisor oversees the Hospice Program’s clinical operations and is the organizational liaison interacting with all incoming calls outside of normal business hours. The After Hours Supervisor assists the Hospice On-Call Nurse regarding identifying and coordinating care with patients, families, caregivers and referral sources from the office on weekends and by pager weekday evenings. This position ensures that patient-related calls are managed appropriately and in a timely manner with after-hours field staff. Teaching, assessment and intervention skills will be utilized to provide comfort care and maximize the quality of life for the patients and families.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • The After Hours Supervisor will possess strong clinical knowledge and critical thinking ability, allowing them to quickly assess the patient’s condition and provide phone advice for patient care.
  • Advice will be consistent with Hospice best practices and in accordance with Medicare, MediCal, State and Federal Regulations.
  • At least two years’ Hospice, Oncology or Home Health experience is required; supervisory experience preferred.
  • Exceptional communication, customer service and interpersonal skills are necessary.
  • Knowledge of the Spanish language will be helpful but is not required.
  • Graduation from an accredited nursing school and California Registered Nurse license are required

To submit a resume or for more information, please contact:
employment@hospicevalley.org


Hospice Nurse Revisit - Per Diem - All Shifts

The Revisit Nurse is cross-trained to perform many tasks within the clinical services department in order to provide for the flexibility to meet patient care needs. The Revisit Nurse reports to the Patient Services Manager (PSM) for daily assignments and responsibilities and operates under the appropriate job description for the assigned task.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing.
  • Valid Licensed Vocational Nurse or Licensed Registered Nurse in the State of California
  • Home Health and/or hospice experience highly desirable
  • Current Basic Life Support Certification
  • Minimum one year recent professional nursing experience
  • Valid California Driver’s License
  • Able to cope with emotional stress and be tolerant of individual lifestyles
  • Sensitive to the needs of terminally ill patients and families and one's own feelings about dying and death.
  • Basic computer skills
  • Flexible, independent and self-motivated

To submit a resume or for more information, please contact:
employment@hospicevalley.org

Hospice of the Valley address_block 4850 Union Avenue address_block San Jose, California, 95124 address_block 1.408.559.5600 address_block Email: info@hospicevalley.org
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