Hospice of Davidson County Careers

Careers Available At Hospice of Davidson County

Are you looking for a rewarding career with a focus on quality patient care? Are you passionate about making an impact in your community? Hospice of Davidson County is looking for highly skilled and dedicated RNs, PRNs and CNAs to fill a number of impactful positions within the organization.

Hospice of Davidson County is a non-profit, community-based hospice care provider serving residents in the greater Davidson County Community. Our teams are made up of highly skilled and mission driven healthcare providers, who constantly strive to provide the best possible care for our patients and their families.

Great Pay & Benefits

  • Competitive salary with the ability to earn incentive pay
  • Medical, dental, vision, FSA, life, short-term, and long-term disability coverage
  • Retirement plan with employer contributions
  • Paid time off
  • Continuing educational opportunities on campus in our state-of-the-art Learning Lab
  • Financial assistance with external educational opportunities and qualified certifications
  • Opportunities for leadership development within the organization

Nursing Careers At Hospice of Davidson County.

Consider Hospice of Davidson County for your next career move.
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  • Community Engagement Manager

    Community Engagement Manager, Mon-Fri, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

    OVERVIEW OF POSITION DUTIES:

    The Community Engagement Manager is responsible for leading and directing all community engagement activities that benefit Hospice of Davidson County, including special events, donor cultivation, community education, and outreach. Enlisting the input and involvement of team members and community leaders, the Manager identifies and works with the Director of Community Relations to identify and implement opportunities for involvement between HODC and the surrounding community, including its businesses, leaders, sponsors, and participants.  This position is responsible for meeting revenue and fundraising targets for the community relations program including annual fund, leadership donor giving, and special campaigns.

    QUALIFICATIONS:

    • Associate degree or Bachelor of Arts/Science degree preferred. Experience in marketing, community relations or business development required.
    • Demonstrates commitment to hospice philosophy of care.
    • Demonstrates excellent verbal and written communication skills.
    • Displays knowledge of budgeting process and fundraising logistics.
    • Shows strong public speaking skills.
    • Possesses strong organizational skills.
    • Maintains ability to work closely with a variety of people while effectively using problem-solving skills.
    • Understands referral patterns and sources.
    • Proficiency and knowledge of MS Office software.
    • Willingness to work as a team player within the department and with other departments and operational teams.
    • Willing to work a flexible schedule, to include occasional nights and weekend activities.
    • Maintains a current unrestricted North Carolina driver’s license and minimum automobile liability insurance for the duration of employment.

    EOE

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  • RN Case Manager (3 Positions: 2 - Home Care, 1 - Facilities)

    RN Case Manager – Home Care or Facilities, Mon-Fri, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

    OVERVIEW OF POSITION DUTIES:

    Provide skilled nursing care in patient 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, and exhibiting expert end-of-life care. 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 setting
    • Certification in Hospice and Palliative Care preferred
    • Valid North Carolina driver’s license
    • Travel required – primarily in Davidson County

    EOE

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  • RN - Hinkle Hospice House, Full-time, 12-hour Weekends (2 positions: 1 day shift, 1 night shift)

    RN – Hinkle Hospice House, Full-time

    Sat/Sun/Mon Weekend Nights, 6:45 p.m.-7:15 a.m.; Fri/Sat/Sun OR Sat/Sun/Mon Weekend Days, 6:45 a.m.-7:15 p.m.

    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 a registered nurse with the NC Board of Nursing
    • 1-2 years nursing experience, preferably in a hospice setting
    • Certification in Hospice and Palliative Care preferred

    EOE

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  • Cook - Hinkle Hospice House, PRN

    Cook – Hinkle Hospice House, PRN

    OVERVIEW OF POSITION DUTIES:

    Under the direction of the Kitchen Coordinator may prepare and will serve meals for patients, visitors and staff ; follows ServSafe guidelines to ensure proper sanitation and safety. May change menu to accommodate the patient’s culture, religion, diversity, allergies, digesting difficulties and preference of food choice.  Ensure compliance with NC Department of Environment and Resource Division of Environmental Health. Document and communicate patient’s food intake to clinical staff.  Protect patient confidentiality at all times and perform other related duties as assigned.

    QUALIFICATIONS

    • High School Diploma or GED preferred
    • ServSafe Certification required
    • Two years experience in food preparation in a residential facility preferred
    • Knowledge of institutional food service preparation

    EOE

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  • Physician, PRN

    PRN Hospice Physician

    OVERVIEW OF POSITION DUTIES:

    The Hospice Physician will have general responsibility for the medical care of the hospice patients in all settings.  The Hospice physician may serve as a consultant to the attending physician at the request of the patient, family or attending physician.

    QUALIFICATIONS:

    • Must have a Doctorate of Medicine or Doctor of Osteopathy degree with a license to practice in the state of North Carolina.
    • Must have at least two years of experience in a medical specialty dealing with terminally ill patients, such as oncology or geriatrics, and with demonstrated experience in the principles of pain and symptom management
    • Board certification by an American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS) approved board examination, an osteopathic medicine equivalent, or the equivalent from another country preferred.
    • Certification in Hospice and Palliative medicine from the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine (ABHPM) and/or Hospice Medical Director Certification preferred.

    EOE

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  • RN - Hinkle Hospice House Inpatient Unit, Part-time, Days

    RN – Hinkle Hospice House Inpatient Unit, Part-time, Days (two days/week TBD), 6:45 a.m. – 7:15 p.m.

    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 years of nursing experience preferably in a hospice setting
    • Hospice & Palliative Care Certification highly desirable

    EOE

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  • RN - Hinkle Hospice House Inpatient Unit, Part-time, Nights

    RN – Hinkle Hospice House Inpatient Unit, Part-time, Thu/Fri Nights, 6:45 p.m. – 7:15 a.m.

    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 years of nursing experience preferably in a hospice setting
    • Hospice & Palliative Care Certification highly desirable

    EOE

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  • Home Care & Hinkle Hospice House CNA - PRN

    CNA, PRN (Home Care & Hinkle Hospice House)

    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 Hospice licensed nurse. Completes documentation of patient care and treatment per Home Care policy. Reports all unusual conditions or reactions to the patient’s primary nurse and/or Director of Clinical Services.  Provides excellent customer service. Protects patient confidentiality at all times.  Perform other related duties as assigned.

    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 maintain current unrestricted NC Driver License and minimum automobile liability insurance for the duration of employment.
    • Must be physically capable of providing patient care in patient’s homes and 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.