PHPCN Career Corner

Member organizations can post a job opening by sending the following information to PHPCN at phpcn@pahospice.org

  • Name of organization
  • Job title & description
  • Contact information
  • Closing date
  • Link to the job listing

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Position Available: Hospice and Community Care is seeking a RN.
- Home Hospice, FT, Day Shift, York
- Home Hospice/Admissions, Evening Shift (4- 12), Lancaster
- Home Hospice, FT, Night On Call, (5pm-8am), 7 on/off, York
- Inpatient Unit, Part Time, Night Shift, Mount Joy
Seeking an experienced RN. Works in collaboration with the Interdisciplinary
Team to provide skilled nursing services to address urgent and ongoing needs for patients and caregivers.
Please visit www.hospicecommunity.org for more information. EOE  (7/26)

Position Available:  Hospice and Community Care is seeking an Inpatient Unit Shift Supervisor.
- FT, Night Shift, Mount Joy
This position oversees and coordinates Inpatient Unit staff and direct patient care on the assigned shift.  
Provides clinical expertise and guidance to support staff, addressing the ongoing needs of patients and caregivers.  
Please visit www.hospicecommunity.org for more information.  EOE  (6/22)

Position Available:  Lehigh Valley Hospice is seeking a RN
- RN Hospice per diem
- RN Hospice PT
-RN Hospice FT
Job Description:  Provides and directs the provision of nursing care for hospice patients based on the agency policies and procedures through the competent application of the nursing process.  Plans and implements the total palliative care of the patient in support of the prescribed medical team plan.  Assists with and/or reinforces patient teaching.  Provides direct nursing care, with special emphasis on control of pain and other symptoms of the hospice patient.  Provides nursing services to patient/family utilizing the hospice concept. 
Minimum Requirements:  Current Pennsylvania Registered Nurse licensure. Current BCLS Health Care Provider.  Graduate of an approved school of professional nursing.  Minimum of one year of nursing experiences.  Must be able to work a holiday and weekend rotation.  
Preferred Qualifications:  2-3 years' RN experience preferred.  Hospice experience preferred.  Hospice certification preferred.  BSN preferred.
Licensure and Certifications:  Current Pennsylvania Registered Nurse licensure.  Current BCLS Health Care Provider.  
For more information, please visit Lehigh Valley Health Network.  (7/18)

Position Available:  Lehigh Valley Hospice is seeking a Social Worker. 
Job Description:  Assists and counsels patients and families with financial, social and emotional concerns.  Reports to Clinical Director Home Care Department.
Minimum Requirements:  Minimum of two (2) years social work experience in a health/mental health related field.  Masters of Social Work (MSW) from a program accredited by the council on Social Work Education.  Effective interpersonal skills in complex, crisis patient and family situations.  Must be able to travel to patient care assignments over a multi-county area.  Access to telephone.  Must be flexible to meet agency patient care coverage requirements.  Must be able to work on-call, holidays and weekends. 
Preferred Qualifications:  Home Health/Hospice experience preferred.
Licensure and Certifications:  Current BCLS Health Care Provider.  Current license (LSW) in the state of Pennsylvania.  Must possess and maintain current driver's license.  Must provide same upon request.  Must possess and maintain personal automobile insurance at PA State minimums.  Must provide proof upon request. 
For more information, please visit Lehigh Valley Health Network.  (7/18)

Position Available:  Lehigh Valley Hospice is seeking a Patient Care Coordinator RN- Hospice. 
Job Description:  Responsible to coordinate the hospice patient care needs by triaging the hospice response team to home hospice, hospice inpatient unit, or to the Cedar Crest or Muhlenberg hospital sites for patient care or Transitional Care Coordinator support.  The Hospice PCC works in collaboration with the hospice management team to determine the program needs for staffing support for all shifts.  Under the direction of the Hospice Clinical Director the Patient Care Coordinator is additionally responsible for the efficient operation of the Hospice Response team by actively leading and monitoring the team to insure ongoing excellent quality outcomes and regulatory compliance.
Minimum Requirements:  Minimum 3 years' experience as a registered nurse.  Minimum of two years' experience offering direct hospice care.  Graduate of an accredited school of nursing.  Baccalaureate degree in nursing (BSN) required.  Individuals selected for this position who do not hold a BSN deegree are required to actively pursue and complete their BSN within the designated timeline.  Demonstrates proficiency in directing and guiding personnel.  Demonstrates initiative and is able to function independently as well as interdependently.  Demonstrates the ability to initiate, accept, and adapt to change.  Demonstrates time management and organizational skills.  Accepts and recognizes differences among people.  Is able to form and maintain interpersonal relationships with a wide variety of disciplines.  Displays critical thinking skills and problem solving skills, integrating the concepts of coaching and mentoring; strives for quality outcomes, and efficient patient flow.
Licensure and Certifications:  Current Pennsylvania Registered Nurse Licensure.  Current BLS Health Care Provider.  CHPN highly desired and individuals who do not hold a certification agree to sit for certification within six months of designated time frame. 
For more information, please visit Lehigh Valley Health Network.  (7/26)

Position Available:  Lehigh Valley Hospice is seeking a Clinical Practice Supervisor RN Hospice.
Job Description:  Assists Clinical Director in ensuring adequate, competent staffing and the safe delivery of patient care services to Hospice patients.  Ensures agency practices are in compliance with policy and regulation.  Assists in meeting department's fiscal goals.  Directly supervises Home Health Aides, Clinical and Scheduling staff ensuring competent delivery and coordination of patient care.  Responsible for monitoring job performance through the completion of joint and individual home visits, review of documentation, case conferencing and employee education.  Reports to the Director of Clinical Services. 
Minimum Requirements:  Graduate of an NLN accredited/approved nursing program required.  Minimum of two (2) years Home Health/Hospice nurse experience required.  Minimum five (5) years nursing experience required.  Must have the ability to meet clinical staff at patient care assignments and assume supervisory assignments that include on-call, evening, holidays and weekends as needed.  Current BCLS Health Care Provider.
Preferred Qualifications:  Specialty certification and BSN preferred.  Shall maintain 12 hours of in-service per year related to position requirement.
Licensure and Certifications:  Current Pennsylvania licensure as a Registered Nurse.  Shall maintain the necessary professional license in the state wherein services are to be rendered and provide proof of license.  Current BCLS Health Care Provider.
For more information, please visit Lehigh Valley Health Network.  (7/26)

Position Available:  Delaware Hospice is seeking several Nurse Practitioners
Full-time openings statewide as well as at our beautiful Inpatient Center in Milford, DE. PRN openings available statewide, too!
We invite you to explore a Delaware Hospice career to rediscover the hands-on, patient centered care that drew you to the nursing profession in the first place.  Our Nurse Practitioners are an integral part of Delaware Hospice's mission and interdisciplinary team. 
Qualifications
*  Current license to practice professional nursing in the State of Delaware (in New Castle County, must maintain PA license as well).
*  Graduate of an approved school of nursing.
*  Bachelor's degree in nursing preferred.
*  Certification in hospice nursing preferred.
*  Minimum of two years of nursing, preferably in hospice or home care.
Benefits include:
*  Comprehensive compensation
*  Health, dental, vision, life and disability insurance (starts day 1)
*  Pre-tax healthcare and dependent care flexible spending accounts
*  403(B) retirement fund with company contribution after 2 years of service
*  PTO
*  Reimbursement for certification fees, and tuition assistance
*  Employee Assistance Program to you and family members at no cost to you
*  Employee referral program
*  Fun contests to promote a healthy lifestyle
Since 1982, Delaware Hospice has provided the highest quality hospice and healthcare services, and serves as a trusted community partner in end-of-life education and support.  Accredited by the Joint Commission, Delaware Hospice continues to be the largest and only licensed, non-profit, community-based hospice serving Delaware.  Now also providing care in Pennsylvania;southern Chester and Delaware counties.
For more information about Delaware Hospice's programs and services, upcoming events, or employment opportunities, call 800-838-9800 or visit, www.delawarehospice.org.  (7/18)

Position AvailableBAYADA Hospice is seeking a Physician Medical Director
BAYADA is currently seeking a Physician Medical Director to manage hospice services in their Pennsylvania Hospice offices.
As Physician Medical Director, you will actively collaborate with office and field staff to ensure excellent client service, clinical care, quality and adherence to policies, procedures, hospice eligibility documentation, and Medicare Conditions of Participation.  You will also manage hospice Associate Medical Directors, consulting physicians, and collaborating mid-level providers, with a goal of improving access to hospice services through business development, networking, and educational outreach to physicians, hospitals, facilities and community groups.
Responsibilities:
  • Responsible for the palliation and management of the terminal illness and conditions related to the terminal illness of hospice clients.
  • Participate in Interdisciplinary Team (IDG) meetings to coordinate all aspects of the hospice care, including participation in initial and ongoing IDG comprehensive assessments.
  • Certify and recertify client eligibility for hospice care in accordance with applicable Medicare hospice regulations.
  • Ensure that the hospice plans of care are medically appropriate and consistent with federal and state laws and regulations.
  • Assist with admissions, recertifications, and discharges in consultation with client’s attending physician and in accordance with Medicare hospice regulations and/or state requirements.
  • Be a medical resource to hospice staff, clients, families, and attending physicians regarding pain and symptom control management.
  • Develop strategies to build relationships with local physicians, which shall include educating physicians on BAYADA Hospice's services and its medical policies and procedures, and act as a liaison to physicians in the community.
  • Improve access to hospice services through business development, networking, and educational outreach to physicians, hospitals, facilities and community groups.
Qualifications:
  • Duly licensed to practice medicine or osteopathy without restriction in the state of Pennsylvania and shall provide proof of current licensure.
  • Must be a graduate of an accredited and approved medical program as indicated by school transcript or diploma, and as required by state regulations.
  • Have extensive knowledge of the ethical and professional standards of the medical profession; applicable federal, state and local laws, rules and regulations, including those related to the health and safety of clients; hospice policies and procedures; and accreditation and certification requirements.
  • Must maintain a valid registration with the Drug Enforcement Administration ("DEA") and any applicable state agency without any limitations on the authority to prescribe drugs under such registration. Must provide current proof of registration upon request.
  • Have a minimum of two (2) years recent, verifiable, related clinical experience, with at least one (1) year in hospice, palliative, or home care.
  • Hospice and palliative care experience required.
  • Palliative Care Certification strongly preferred.

BAYADA believes that our employees are our greatest asset:

  • Enjoy being part of a team that cares and a company that believes in leading with our values.
  • Develop your skills with training and scholarship opportunities.
  • Advance your career with specially designed career tracks.
  • Be recognized and rewarded for your compassion, excellence, and reliability.
  • Benefits may include medical, dental, vision, and life insurance; paid time off; weekly pay and direct deposit; scholarship opportunities; one-on-one training; recognition programs; referral bonuses; 401(k) with company match; and opportunities for career advancement.

Founded in 1975 by J. Mark Baiada, BAYADA Home Health Care provides nursing, rehabilitative, therapeutic, hospice, and assistive care services to children, adults, and seniors in the comfort of their homes. Headquartered in suburban Philadelphia, BAYADA employs more than 23,000 field and office professionals who serve their communities in over 20 states from more than 300 offices. BAYADA Home Health Care, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and qualified applicants will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or veteran status.
For more information, please visit
  Bayada Hospice  or contact  Laurie Koch at lkoch@bayada.com.  (8/8)

 Position Available: Hospice of Central PA is seeking an RN. 
- Home Hospice, FT, Day Shift
- Home Hospice, FT, Evening Shift (12:00pm- 10:30pm) 
Benefits include:
* Competitive Salary
*Health, dental, vision, life insurance, short and long term disability
*403b with organization match after one year of service
*PTO
*Tuition Reimbursement
*Employee Assistance Program
*Employee referral program
For more information, please contact Stephen Duty, Hospice of Central PA, Human Resources Manager, at SDuty@hospiceofcentralpa.org or 717-732-1000.  (8/14)

Position AvailableHospice of Central PA is seeking an LPN.
- Carloyn's House (Hospice Residence), PT, Nights
For more information, please contact Stephen Duty, Hospice of Central PA, Human Resources Manager, at SDuty@hospiceofcentralpa.org or 717-732-1000.  (8/14)

Position AvailableHospice of Central PA is seeking a CRNP.
-Home Hospice, FT, Day Shift
Benefits include:
* Competitive Salary
*Health, dental, vision, life insurance, short and long term disability
*403b with organization match after one year of service
*PTO
*Tuition Reimbursement
*Employee Assistance Program
*Employee referral program
For more information, please contact Stephen Duty, Hospice of Central PA, Human Resources Manager, at SDuty@hospiceofcentralpa.org or 717-732-1000.  (8/14)