Iowa City Hospice is a community-oriented, not-for-profit organization, dedicated to offering services to everyone regardless of disease, age, background or ability to pay. Services are provided to patients wherever the patient calls home, a house, a nursing home, an assisted living, or a hospital. Our service territory includes Johnson, Iowa, Linn, Cedar, Muscatine, Louisa, and Washington counties. Our mission is to provide compassionate care for anyone in our community affected by serious advanced illness and end of life conditions. Our vision is to be the recognized expert in innovative care for people with serious advanced illnesses and end of life conditions. Our core values are to: 1. conduct ourselves with integrity, 2. honor and respect patients’ wishes and goals, 3. plan and complete the care plan while, 4. seeking to continually improve our quality.
Iowa City Hospice is seeking a full time Hospice Nurse Case Manager to be a part of our interdisciplinary team.
We provide all our nurses with IPhones, IPads, and company cars plus on-going learning opportunities to be a successful Hospice Nurses. To meet our vision of being the recognized experts in end of life care, each new nurse can expect a thorough orientation, followed by a preceptor and by the third year of employment become accredited as a Certified Hospice and Palliative Nurse (CHPN).
Iowa City Hospice Nurses have a passionate understanding for the hospice philosophy. They combine their acute/crisis symptom management education with interpersonal communication skills to provide care for patients and families in physical and emotional crisis situations. New graduates interested in hospice care are encouraged to apply.
If your care goals include making a focused difference in the quality of life for patients & family members through pain control and end of life symptom management while working with a dynamic interdisciplinary team, then we would like to speak with you about our current nurse employment opportunities. Please feel free to call Karen at 319-591-0449 with any questions you might have about our employment opportunities.
Our benefit package that includes:
All-Expense Paid Company Car
Generous paid time off
19 Days Vacation; increases with tenure
12 Days Sick Leave
3 BC/BS Medical plans
Paid Long Term Disability
Paid Life & Accidental Death Insurance
403b with 3% Company Match
Aflac Accident, Cancer & Short Term Disability
Flex Spending Account for Medical &/or Child Care Expenses
Employee Assistance Program
Our Hospice Nurses:
Schedule: Monday through Friday, 8 AM-5 PM, plus holiday rotations and occasional night/weekend call shifts.
Essential Job Functions (including but not limited to):
License: Current Registered Nurse License in the state of Iowa.
Education: Nursing degree.
Experience: Hospice, home health, hospital and/or long term care experience preferred.
Schedule: Monday through Friday, 8 AM-5 PM. Schedule includes participating in holiday rotations and occasional night/weekend call shifts.
Driving: Current Iowa Driver License .
Iowa City Hospice requires 100% of clinical staff to obtain an applicable certification in hospice and palliative care, by the 3rd year of employment.