Job: Hospice Per Diem Nurse Practitioner

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Job Description

Req. #:
963

Division:
Community Hospice Victor Valley

Location:
Apple Valley, CA

Schedule:
Per Diem

Shift:
Day Shift

Hours:
Varies

Job Details:
  • California Registered Nurse License required
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Join our team and provide compassionate care to patients in your community! We are a leader in Hospice services that offers the best programs available in the High Desert communities. Come on board with us as a Hospice Nurse Practitioner / NP!!!

    With offices throughout Southern California, you can become part of the team who continues to be a leader in providing professional and comprehensive care to critically, chronically or terminally ill patients in our community.

    Our clinicians enjoy flexible schedules including limited weekends/after-hours/on-call which promotes a healthy work-life balance.

    We offer competitive salaries, mileage reimbursement and a comprehensive orientation/on-the-job training program for this position.

    The Hospice Nurse Practitioner / NP position is open in our Apple Valley location and surrounding areas. This is a Per Diem position during our day shift.

    Requirements of the Hospice Nurse Practitioner / NP:
    * Current RN license in State of CA
    * Current NP license in State of CA
    * Minimum two years of Nurse Practitioner experience required
    * Hospice experience preferred

    Hospice Nurse Practitioner / NP Duties Include:
    * Demonstrates an ability to work within an interdisciplinary setting
    * Demonstrates an understanding of Hospice philosophy, principles of death and dying
    * Demonstrates ability to efficiently schedule home visits of patients needing face to face visits for recertification
    * Initiates timely hospice recertification consultations by completing a history and comprehensive examination, interpretation of health data and appropriate diagnostics, and collaboration with the Medical Director

    For assistance in applying for a position with VNA Hospice & Palliative Care of Southern California, please contact the Human Resources Dept. at recruiter@vnasocal.org or (909) 447-7282.

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