Hospice of Davidson County Careers

Careers

We’re always on the lookout for top talent in a variety of fields. Please check back often to learn when positions become available.

Careers Available At Hospice of Davidson County

  • Clinical Educator

    Clinical Educator, Mon-Fri 8am-5pm, with shared oncall responsibilities

    OVERVIEW OF POSITION DUTIES:

    The Clinical Educator will have the primary responsibility to plan, develop, and implement educational activities to meet the needs of HODC staff to ensure excellent patient care and organizational performance.  This position will Identify and evaluate education on an ongoing basis; set annual goals and develop, implement, and provide oversight of the annual education plan for HODC; educate the clinical staff regarding HODC standards, policies, and procedures; establish proficiencies regarding the Multi-view Incorporated Model and educate staff regarding core competencies; establish proficiencies in the EMR and educate staff regarding its use in documenting patient care; educate staff regarding documentation to ensure compliance with HODC policy and regulatory standards including CoPs, ACHC, and regulatory bodies; oversee annual clinical competencies and ensure training to increase staff knowledge and patient care skills; provide CPR training to clinical staff including use of AED; oversee operation and inventory of reference library and learning lab resources; supervise student education programs; participate in orientation process of newly hired staff, and other duties as outlined in the job description.

    The Clinical Educator will also develop, maintain, survey, and analyze our infection control program including annual education and  perform infection control tasks including, but not limited to, monitoring, logging, and reporting infections of staff and patients; tuberculosis skin tests; PPE fit testing; ordering and administering immunizations for staff and patients; QAPI reports; infection control policies; monitoring local and state reported infection trends and alerts; and maintaining certification/education from AHHC.

    QUALIFICATIONS:

    • Current license to practice in NC from NC Board of Nursing required
    • BSN preferred
    • Current CPR certification required
    • CPR instructor certification preferred or must obtain within first year of employment
    • Infection control experience preferred
    • Two years of experience providing direct patient care required, hospice and palliative experience highly desirable
    • One year of experience in a teaching environment, clinical setting preferred
    • CHPN certification preferred or must obtain after 2 years of hospice and palliative experience

    EOE

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  • RN - Hinkle Hospice House, Every Other Weekend (Days) and Participates On-Call

    RN – Hinkle Hospice House, Days: Every Other Sat/Sun, 6:45a-7:15p; On-call requirements

    OVERVIEW OF POSITION DUTIES:

    Responsible for providing skilled nursing care to the terminally ill patients in the Hinkle Hospice House. Responsibilities include assessing the needs of the patient and providing and documenting patient care in a caring and compassionate manner. Provides emotional support, accepts the patient’s life style, provides active listening, and supports individual coping mechanisms. Exhibits expert end-of-life care and provides supervision to Hospice Aides (CNA). Commitment to excellence required.

    QUALIFICATIONS:

    • Licensed as an Registered Nurse with the NC Board of Nursing
    • 1-2 Nursing experience preferably in a hospice setting
    • Certified to perform CPR
    • CHPN highly desirable

    EOE

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  • RN - Hinkle Hospice House In-patient Unit, Days

    RN – Hinkle Hospice House, Days: Week 1, Wed/Thur/Fri, 6:45a-7:15p; Week 2, Fri/Sat/Sun, 6:45a-7:15p (week 2 is Baylor pay eligible)

    OVERVIEW OF POSITION DUTIES:

    Responsible for providing skilled nursing care to the terminally ill patients in the Hinkle Hospice House. Responsibilities include assessing the needs of the patient and providing and documenting patient care in a caring and compassionate manner. Provides emotional support, accepts the patient’s life style, provides active listening, and supports individual coping mechanisms. Exhibits expert end-of-life care and provides supervision to Hospice Aides (CNA). Commitment to excellence required.

    QUALIFICATIONS:

    • Licensed as an Registered Nurse with the NC Board of Nursing
    • 1-2 Nursing experience preferably in a hospice setting
    • Certified to perform CPR
    • CHPN highly desirable

    EOE

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  • RN Case Manager - Home Care

    RN Case Manager, Monday-Friday, 8:00am – 5:00pm

    OVERVIEW OF POSITION DUTIES:

    Provide skilled nursing care the patient’s home or facility environment.  The applicant should have a strong knowledge of hospice, be self-motivated and able to communicate and collaborate cohesively with patients and families as well as interdisciplinary team (IDT).  Applicant should be able to teach and counsel the patient/family about disease process, medication management and provision of care for the patient.  Other responsibilities include, assessing the needs of the patient/family, providing direct patient care, exhibiting expert end-of-life care and supervision of Hospice Aides (CNA). Commitment to excellence required.

    QUALIFICATIONS:

    • Licensed as an Registered Nurse with the NC Board of Nursing
    • 1-2 Nursing experience preferably in a hospice setting
    • Certified to perform CPR
    • CHPN highly desirable
    • Valid NC Driver’s License
    • Travel primarily in Davidson County required

    EOE

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  • CNA - Hinkle Hospice House - Weekend Day Shift, Baylor Pay Eligible Position

    CNA – Hinkle Hospice House (In-patient Unit), Friday 6:45am-3:15pm, Saturday/Sunday 6:45am-7:15pm

    OVERVIEW OF POSITION DUTIES:

    Performs specific direct patient care duties of  a Certified Nursing Assistant as outlined by the Nurse Aide Registry Act and assigned by licensed nursing staff of Hospice. Completes documentation of patient care and treatment per HHH policy. Reports all unusual conditions or reactions to the patient’s primary nurse and/or Director of Hinkle Hospice House.  Provides excellent customer service. Protects patient confidentiality at all times.  Performs other related duties as assigned.  Commitment to Excellence Required.

    QUALIFICATIONS:

    • Completion of certificate program in nursing care from an accredited training program with current listing as CNA-I or CNA-2.
    • Six months to one year experience preferred.
    • Ability to work with the team concept of patient/family care outside a hospital setting.
    • Ability to work interdependently.
    • Must be physically capable of providing patient care in various institutional settings to include supporting, moving, and lifting adult patients, and lifting equipment and supplies.
    • Must be able to interact with patients, family members, visitors, co-workers, and medical staff under a variety of circumstances.
    • Regular, reliable attendance is essential.

    EOE

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  • Home Care & Hinkle Hospice House RN - PRN

    Home Care & Hinkle Hospice House RN – PRN hours available

    OVERVIEW OF POSITION DUTIES:

    Overview of Position Duties for Home Care:  Provide skilled nursing care the patient’s home or facility environment.  The applicant should have a strong knowledge of hospice, be self-motivated and able to communicate and collaborate cohesively with patients and families as well as interdisciplinary team (IDT).  Applicant should be able to teach and counsel the patient/family about disease process, medication management and provision of care for the patient.  Other responsibilities include, assessing the needs of the patient/family, providing direct patient care, exhibiting expert end-of-life care and supervision of Hospice Aides (CNA). Commitment to excellence required.

     

    Overview of Position Duties for HHH: Responsible for providing skilled nursing care to the terminally ill patients in the Hinkle House.  Responsibilities include assessing the needs of the patient and  providing and documenting patient care in a caring and compassionate manner.   Provides emotional support, accepts the patient’s life style, provides active listening, and supports individual coping mechanisms.

    QUALIFICATIONS:

    • Licensed as a Registered Nurse with the NC Board of Nursing
    • 1-2 years nursing experience, preferably in a hospice/facility setting
    • Certification in Hospice and Palliative Care preferred
    • Valid North Carolina driver’s license
    • Travel primarily in Davidson County required

    EOE

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    What is Hospice Care?

    Hospice is a specialized type of health care that is delivered by our own physicians, nurses, Hospice aides and social workers. Many patients and families also choose to include additional team members such as a spiritual counselor, grief counselor, and a volunteer.