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- Part Time
Located on 39 beautiful, wooded acres in Haverhill, MA, High Pointe House provides a comfortable, welcoming home-like alternative for patients in need of specialized end-of-life care. With twenty-one private suites, our goal is to ensure the Hospice House is available to patients and families when time is most precious. One of only two inpatient hospice facilities in Massachusetts licensed to care for children as well as adults, High Pointe House address’s these complex medical needs with compassion and dignity. It is a place for patients and families to spend their last days together in peace, comfort and security.
The Hospice RN will provide professional and comprehensive palliative nursing services to individuals, families and groups.
Provides hospice-nursing care to patients and families utilizing current principles of palliative care and symptom management to produce hospice outcomes.
Collaborates effectively with other members of IDT.
Utilizes nursing process and current standards of nursing practice in providing hospice care.
Remains competent on technical nursing skills (i.e. IVs, Gtubes, etc.)
Provides effective patient and family teaching.
Understands family dynamics and works effectively within various types of family systems.
Active RN licensure in Massachusetts required. Prior homecare or hospice experience preferred.
Home Health Foundation is an Equal Opportunity Employer and dedicated to the goal of building a diverse and inclusive workplace that reflects the patient population in which we serve. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. Home Health Foundation is especially interested in candidates who, through their service, training and experience, will contribute to the diversity and excellence of our health care community.