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

  • Registered Nurse - Hinkle Hospice House (nights)

    RN – Hinkle Hospice House, Thurs/Fri 6:45p.m.-7:15a.m., plus 1 additional shift per week based on unit needs

    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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  • HOME CARE: RN - PRN

    HOME CARE:  Case Manager, RN – PRN hours available 8a to 5p Mon-Fri

    OVERVIEW OF POSITION DUTIES:

    Provide skilled nursing care in the patient’s home or facility environment. The applicant should have a strong knowledge of hospice, be self-motivated, and be 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 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.