Do you want to be a part of something much bigger? A career where you are giving back to your community? A career where you work autonomously as a part of an interdisciplinary team of professionals that are patient centered, delivering compassionate care and letting the patient have the dignity to determine their own care plan? Do you want a career where you are making a focused difference in the quality of every day in the lives of your patients and families? If your care goals include making a focused difference in the life of patients & family through 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.
Our Iowa City Hospice mission is to provide compassionate care for anyone in our community affected by serious advanced illness and end of life conditions. Our vision is that Iowa City Hospice is the recognized expert in innovative care for people with those serious advanced illnesses and end of life conditions.
Our 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.
Iowa City Hospice is seeking a full time Hospice Nurse Case Manager to be a part of our interdisciplinary team.
We offer a competitive wage and full benefit package that includes:
Company Car - includes all gas and maintenance
I phone & I Pad to conduct daily business
19 days of accrued vacation in your first year (available to use as you accrue)
12 sick days accrued per year (available to use as you accrue)
8 holidays (our nurses do rotate holiday on call shifts)
3 different Wellmark medical Plans to choose from (employer supplemented premiums)
Blue Dental Plan
Avesis Vision Plan
Employer Paid Long Term Disability
Employer Paid Life Insurance (additional family life is available)
Employer matching 403b Retirement Account,
3 Aflac plans (Short Term Disability, Cancer & Accident)
Medical/Child Care flex spending accounts.
*Benefits are available the first of the month following employment and are offered to part time employees that work a minimum schedule of 20 hours per week.
Our Hospice Nurses:
Successful candidates will possess the following attributes:
Dependable & Reliable
Enjoys an autonomous work environment
Enjoys interacting with people
Adaptable & Flexible
Enjoys a challenge
Thrives under pressure
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.