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Nurse Practitioner New

Winchester, VA

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Hiring Company

Blue Ridge Hospice Website

Positions Available

Full Time

No recruiters please


Position Description

Nurse Practitioner Position, Full Time Position

Job Responsibilities:

  • Collaborates with the hospice home care interdisciplinary teams
  • Provide hospice homecare patient visits
  • Rotating on-call duties to include on-site inpatient hospice rounds in our 8 bed acute care hospice unit
  • Perform face-to-face encounters on current hospice patients
  • Provides support and education to hospice nurses
  • Provides comprehensive medical and psychosocial evaluations, diagnosis and treatments of patients and collaborates with team members and other providers as appropriate
  • Territory of patient care would be in and around Winchester and down south to the Luray area.

 Qualifications:

  • Nurse Practitioner with a Virginia license
  • Prescriptive ability in the state of Virginia with a current DEA certificate
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience, preferably in palliative care, oncology, and/or hospice
  • Excellent assessment, diagnosis and treatment skills
  • Excellent communication and time management skills
  • Self-directed, motivated, and highly organized
  • Strong patient and family advocate for comfort, goals of care and end of life
  • Skilled at facilitating team and family meetings, both in leadership and as a participant             

How to Apply:

Submit your resume: 

Ellen Hicks
Blue Ridge Hospice
333 W. Cork Street
Winchester, VA  22601
ehicks@blueridgehospice.org

Please visit our website at: www.blueridgehospice.org