Nurse Practitioner - Palliative
Description ProMedica Senior Care, formerly HCR ManorCare, is one of the leading providers of Hospice, Home Care, Skilled Nursing, Memory Care, Palliative Care, and Assisted and Independent Living. Heartland, ManorCare, and Arden Courts are now part of the ProMedica family of services. The home health and hospice, skilled nursing, and rehabilitation services you know us for are now part of an integrated health and well being organization. The Palliative Nurse Practitioner provides expertise in a consultative role to patients with advanced disease requiring palliative services in accordance with state specific nurse practice law. Working under a collaborative practice agreement with the hospice Medical Director/Team Physician, the Nurse Practitioner collaborates with the medical director, attending physician, specialists and non-physician providers as applicable for the purpose of coordination of care to effectively meet the medical, psychological and spiritual needs of the patient. This enables patients to live life as fully and comfortably as possible in an atmosphere where patients and families are able to share their thoughts, hopes and concerns. We offer: Continuing medical education, Comprehensive benefits (Medical, Dental, Vision) including company paid Malpractice, DEA and Licensure Monday-Friday positions, no on-call, weekends, or nights It is extremely rewarding to be able to go into the patient's environment and help them during this phase of life. Be a part of the ProMedica Senior Care team making a difference. Location 4660 - ProMedica Hospice - Fairfax Educational Requirements Currently licensed as RN in state; Masters Degree in Nursing and certification through a national Nurse Practitioner licensing board. Position Requirements At least one year in Hospice or Palliative care Prior Nurse Practitioner experience, preferred.