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

  • Development Officer

    Development Officer, Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

    OVERVIEW OF POSITION DUTIES:

    The Development Officer is responsible for meeting all revenue and fundraising targets for this segment of the overall marketing/development program.  Enlisting the input and involvement of HODC team members and community leaders, the Development Officer works with the Director of Community Relations to identify and implement opportunities for involvement between HODC and the surrounding community, including its businesses, leaders, donors, and participants.  To ensure cohesiveness across all community engagement activities, this position manages the Development Administrative Assistant.

    QUALIFICATIONS:

    • Associate degree or Bachelor of Arts/Science degree preferred. Experience in marketing, fundraising 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.
    • Understands how to manage and work closely with volunteers.
    • 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 weekend health fairs and presentations.
    • Maintains a current unrestricted North Carolina driver’s license and minimum automobile liability insurance for the duration of employment.

    EOE

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  • CNA - Hinkle Hospice House, Thu/Sat/Sun, 12-hour Days

    CNA – Hinkle Hospice House, Thu/Sat/Sun, 6:45 a.m. – 7:15 p.m.

    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 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 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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  • Assessment/Admissions Nurse

    Assessment/Admissions Nurse, Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

    OVERVIEW OF POSITION DUTIES:

    1. Screens referrals for medical appropriateness for hospice care.
    2. Completes initial assessment, plan of care and submits in accordance with agency standards.
    3. Explains the hospice program of care and obtains signed consent for care from patient/family.
    4. Evaluates patient for immediate need for supplies, equipment, and services and coordinate the provision of these services.
    5. Works alongside the Assessment Social Worker to evaluate patient/family goals related to end of life care.
    6. Teaches and counsels the patient/family about the disease process, medication management, and provision of care for the patient.
    7. Provides hands-on nursing care to the patient and emotional support to the family as needed.
    8. Provides on-call nursing services as assigned.

    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 the interdisciplinary team (IDT).  Other responsibilities include 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 experience, preferably in a hospice setting
    • CHPN highly desirable

    EOE

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  • RN - Hinkle Hospice House, Part-time, Sat/Sun, 12-hour Days

    RN – Hinkle Hospice House, Part-time, Sat/Sun, 12-hour 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 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 – Home Care (Mon-Fri, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., with on-call expectations)

    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 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 NC Driver license
    • Travel required – primarily in Davidson County

    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.