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Nurse Practitioner - Palliative

Allentown, Pennsylvania 4674 - ProMedica Hospice - Allentown, PA - Serving Greater Lehigh Valley, Pennsylvania
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Overview.

Put your education to great use while having the work-life balance you deserve at this stage of your career. Nurse Practitioners fulfill a vital role as partners to our clinical and operational teams. This is an opportunity to serve the health and educational needs of our staff, patients and residents. As part of ProMedica Senior Care, you’ll perform comprehensive initial assessments, sick/urgent visits, preventive care follow-ups, wound treatments, and hospice and palliative care. You’ll be a key component in improving our quality of care, in decreasing preventable and unnecessary re-hospitalizations, and in avoiding a gap in the continuum of medical care provided when a patient transitions from a hospital to a post-hospital care setting.

If you’re ready for a career in which your clinical competences afford peace of mind to our patients and families when they are in need of professional skill, knowledge and compassion, then we’re excited to have you.

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Success Profile.

Who is the ideal ProMedica Senior Care employee? We're looking for people to join our team who are motivated by making an impact and doing meaningful work.

  • Compassionate 10
  • Versatile 9
  • Communicator 8
  • Adaptable 8
  • Proactive 7
  • Efficient 6

Others:

Confident, Helpful, Multitasker, Patient, Positive, Responsible, Thoughtful, Understanding

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Benefits.

ProMedica Senior Care and Heartland offers you:

  • Professional Growth

    Work with people who
    inspire you to do your best.

  • Flexible Scheduling

    Build a work-life balance that
    works for you.

  • Innovative Training Programs

    Opportunities to advance your skills and knowledge. Free online CEU Program for full-time/part-time employees.

  • Career Stability

    More than a job, this is a
    lifelong career.

  • Paid Time Off

    Time off for when you
    need it most.

  • Comprehensive Health Coverage

    Stay well as you care
    for others.

  • Retirement & Savings Plan

    Prepare for your future while
    growing in the present.

  • Paid Malpractice/DEA Fees and Licensure

    Get the support you need to focus on the
    task at hand.

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Nurse Practitioner - Palliative

Allentown, Pennsylvania 4674 - ProMedica Hospice - Allentown, PA - Serving Greater Lehigh Valley, Pennsylvania
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ProMedica is a mission-based, not-for-profit health and well-being organization headquartered in Toledo, Ohio. It serves communities in 28 states. The organization offers acute and ambulatory care, an insurance company with a dental plan, and post-acute and academic business lines. The organization has more than 45,000 employees, 11 hospitals, 2,100+ physicians and advanced practice providers with privileges, 1,000+ healthcare providers employed by ProMedica Physicians, a health plan, and senior care services.

ProMedica`s senior care division operates 330+ assisted living facilities, skilled nursing centers, memory care communities and hospice, palliative and home health care agencies. Services are provided in 26 states and the majority now operate under the ProMedica brand and Arden Courts. Over the next few months, the rest of our entities under the Heartland and ManorCare names will rebrand to ProMedica.

Driven by its Mission to improve your health and well-being, ProMedica has been nationally recognized for its advocacy programs and efforts to address and lead in social determinants of health, champion healthy aging and cultivate innovative solutions. For more information about ProMedica senior care services, please visit www.promedicaseniorcare.org.


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.

Qualifications

  • At least one year in Hospice or Palliative care
  • Prior Nurse Practitioner experience, preferred.

Educational Requirements

Currently licensed as RN in state; Masters Degree in Nursing and certification through a national Nurse Practitioner licensing board.

Category

Nurse Practitioner

Posting ID

080522*IP
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