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Certifications/Licenses/Registration:

Must possess a valid driver’s license in the state of Florida, current automobile insurance, and reliable transportation.
A current license to practice Advanced Nursing in the State of Florida is required. Credentialing through ANCC as a NP is preferred. Certification in Hospice and Palliative nursing is preferred.

Experience Requirements

Knowledge of the principles and practices of primary medical care and palliative medicine. Certification in Hospice and Palliative nursing is preferred.
Position Specific Responsibilities (not all inclusive)
Provide medical care for patients assigned in person, and by telephone communication with staff nurses.

Provide documentation in the patient record that meets criteria for good medical practice, addresses legal mandates, and adequately supports billing codes.

Communicate successfully with other Hope HealthCare Services employees, the public, and community physicians in a manner that represents Hope’s culture of a collaborative and positive work environment.

Assist the Medical Director in maintaining 24 hour, 7 day per week medical coverage for all Hope Hospice facilities and services (if applicable).

Provide on-call coverage for Hope Palliative Care patients/families on a rotation basis (if applicable).

Participate in Hope Hospice medical staff meetings and complete any mandatory continuing medical education activities as directed by the administration, in addition to CME needed to maintain certification.

Participate in any Quality Assurance activities approved by the administration as appropriate to your job setting.

Follow federal and state laws regarding medication prescription.

Represent the company in a positive and professional manner at all times with others, e.g., co-workers, management, vendors, and customers.

Consistently represents Hope with integrity and professionalism.

Complete all job responsibilities in a thorough and complete manner, utilizing good judgment in all aspects of the job. Carry out duties and responsibilities in a manner that exemplifies excellent customer service.

When unsure of a directed task or any part of job responsibilities, proactively seek the assistance of immediate supervisor.

Assist with special projects, as requested.

All other job duties as may be assigned.

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Company/Organization

Hope Healthcare

Workplace Type

On-site

Job Type

Full-time

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