Employment

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Our work environment offers flexibility for full-time and part-time per diem nurse and patient care staff.

IMMEDIATE OPENINGS:

  • Nurse Liasion
  • Certified Home Health Aide
  • Director of Bereavement
  • Clinical Director
  • Unit Clerk – Home for Hospice (Fredon)
  • Nurse Case Manager

Please email your resume to Michaella R. Csizmar at mcsizmar@karenannquinlanhospice.org or fax to 973-383-4739. Click here to download an application to send along with your resume. 

Full-time and Qualified Part-time Employees Receive:

  • Competitive starting salary
  • Paid vacation time
  • Ten days paid sick time
  • Four paid personal days
  • Paid holidays
  • Medical Insurance (choice of coverage – two plans)
  • Retirement Program
  • Optional Disability Insurance
  • Paid Mileage
  • Optional Eye and Dental Insurance

 


Nurse Liaison – Full time

Responsibilities:

Responsible for identification and management of hospice appropriate hospital and facility discharges, to include patients returning to the community, remaining in a facility setting or transitioning to the Home for Hospice. The Nurse Liaison Performs community education, liaison and outreach activities with referral sources to ensure on-going awareness of agency’s services; works with local community agencies to generate a positive image and encourage word-of-mouth referrals. This position will take hospice referrals working collaboratively with discharge planners, including coordination with hospice clinical intake team; performs General Inpatient Assessments, Evaluations and admissions as needed.

Qualifications:

  • BSN preferred
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Good time management, priority setting, and organization
  • Knowledge of appropriate software that will enhance the development and management of data for the agency contacts and outreach efforts
  • Knowledge of the hospice industry including regulations and trends
  • Professional appearance and manner
  • Current driver license and access to automobile for daily use

If you are interested in this opportunity please fax resume to (973) 383-4739 or email it to Michaella R. Csizmar   at: mcsizmar@karenannquinlanhospice.org . Click here to download an application to send along with your resume. Your application will be acknowledged.


Certified Home Health Aide – Night Shift, Home for Hospice, Fredon

Responsibilities:

Bathe or assist bathing, shampooing and dressing the client. Assist with oral hygiene. Assist client to bathroom or with the use of a bedpan/urinal. Assist with exercise program prescribed by the physician or therapist. Clean and file client’s nails (no clipping of nails). Transfer the client (bed to chair, etc.). Prepare meals for the client. Empty and clean urinary catheter collection bags as needed. Record fluid intake and output. Assist with oxygen.

Qualifications:

• Driver’s license
• NJ Certified Home Health Aide

If you are interested in this opportunity please fax resume to (973) 383-4739 or email it to Michaella R. Csizmar   at: mcsizmar@karenannquinlanhospice.org . Click here to download an application to send along with your resume. Your application will be acknowledged.


Director of Bereavement

Responsibilities:

The Director of Bereavement is responsible for overseeing in totality the Bereavement Services of Karen Ann Quinlan Hospice. This will serve to establish a strong core of professional delivery of services, consolidate training programs, and establish a high level of expertise in the community with regard to bereavement services.

Qualifications:

  • MA or MS level counselor/social worker, licensed preferred
  • Extensive knowledge of human services, education and bereavement background
  • Ability to lead groups and provide classes and seminars
  • Budgetary management background
  • Driver’s license
  • Excellent computer, written and oral skills
  • Ability to interact in diverse environments
  • Professional demeanor and dress

If you are interested in this opportunity please fax resume to (973) 383-4739 or email it to Michaella R. Csizmar   at: mcsizmar@karenannquinlanhospice.org . Click here to download an application to send along with your resume. Your application will be acknowledged.


Clinical Director

Responsibilities:

Provides overall planning, direction, supervision, and oversight of the Hospice Program. Ensures all Nursing staff and management maintain an adequate level of competency regarding Nursing skills and Hospice programs and services. Assures quality care by reviewing and assessing each service and responsible for the clinical performance of nursing in all areas to facilitate effective, efficient patient care

The Clinical Director oversees the required committees of the organization and ensures the organization remains in compliance with all licensure requirements. The Clinical Director is responsible to the Chief Operating Officer for day-to-day management of the Karen Ann Quinlan Hospice and for the effective and efficient use of all resources in carrying out the organization’s purposes.

Qualifications:

  • Education: Graduate of an NLN accredited school of nursing
  • Current licensure in New Jersey and Pennsylvania
  • MSN required
  • Training and Experience:
    • Minimum of 5 years progressive experience in Medicare-certified Hospice and/or Home Care, and
    • 5 years Supervisory experience
  • Job Knowledge:
    • Managerial, analytical decision-making and problem solving skills
    • Working knowledge of regulatory process (HCFA, NJDHSS, CHAP)
  • Other: Demonstrates strong leadership qualities as evidenced by work history and performance

If you are interested in this opportunity please fax resume to (973) 383-4739 or email it to Michaella R. Csizmar   at: mcsizmar@karenannquinlanhospice.org . Click here to download an application to send along with your resume. Your application will be acknowledged.


Unit Clerk – Home for Hospice (Fredon, NJ)

Responsibilities:

Provides comprehensive secretarial support for the Hospice and Home Care programs and greets visitors to the agency.

Qualifications:

  • High School graduate or GED; advanced business education preferred
  • Minimum of one-year general office experience; home care or health-related office experience preferred
  • Good computer skills, good telephone skills; typing speed and accuracy; able to operate fax machine and copier
  • OTHER:
    • Self-direction
    • Ability to follow orders and complete assignments
    • Good organizational skills
    • Polite demeanor and pleasant telephone manner
    • Must have a valid drivers license and access to use of an automobile.

If you are interested in this opportunity please fax resume to (973) 383-4739 or email it to Michaella R. Csizmar   at: mcsizmar@karenannquinlanhospice.org . Click here to download an application to send along with your resume. Your application will be acknowledged.


Nurse Case Manager

Responsibilities:

This position is responsible for providing primary nursing services to patients and their families in the inpatient facility.

Qualifications:

  • Diploma, Associate or Bachelor of Science in Nursing; BSN preferred
  • Licensed to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of New Jersey
  • CPR/AED certification
  • Serv-Safe if required
  • Minimum one-year of clinical experience in an acute setting preferred.
  • Prior hospice experience preferred.
  • Possess the ability to provide basic and skilled nursing care
  • Set priorities of care, and appropriately assess limits of interventions
  • Possess strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Demonstrate the ability to communicate effectively with patients, families, and team members regarding care issues
  • OTHER:
  • Must have a valid driver’s license and access to use an automobile

If you are interested in this opportunity please fax resume to (973) 383-4739 or email it to Michaella R. Csizmar   at: mcsizmar@karenannquinlanhospice.org . Click here to download an application to send along with your resume. Your application will be acknowledged.

 

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