Hospice Per Diem Staff - RN / HHA - overnights

  • Hospicare & Palliative Care Services
  • Montour Falls,NY
  • 2023-11-28T21:05:50Z
Hospicare & Palliative Care Services of Cortland and Tompkins Counties is hiring Per Diem staff to provide compassionate, skilled care to patients, both in our hospice residence and in their own homes. We are hiring Registered Nurses (RN) and Certified Home Health Aides (HHA). We've increased our starting pay for both roles and offer differential pay for evening, overnight, and weekend shifts.Our Hospice Residence facility on South Hill in Ithaca is a beautiful space where residents and staff have views of our pond and landscaped grounds, where every shift has an RN and HHA team serving no more than 6 patients at a time, and where volunteers bring food and companionship to residents and their families. At Hospicare, we believe that our patients and their families matter, and that our work is incredibly life-affirming, filling the hearts of our staff with the personal connection with each patient and the knowledge that all of us can live with dignity and care.We know there are many health care organizations hiring for positions, and we are committed to being the very best place to work in our region. Hospicare is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, class, sex, gender, sexual orientation, disability, family/marital status, religion, or any other protected characteristic. We encourage applicants from marginalized communities to apply.Hospicare is looking for per diem staff with availability to work the overnight shift 11p-7a or 7p-7a.Per diem positions are not benefit-eligible.Understands and is committed to the hospice philosophy of careAble to function as a team memberAble to relate to and care for diverse groups of people in a calm, courteous, and professional mannerAble to relate well to terminally ill patients and their familiesMaintains patient and caregiver confidentialityHolds a current healthcare license or certification from New York State, either a licensed Registered Professional Nurse (RN), or a Certified Home Health Aide (HHA)Has two (2) years experience in acute care (preferred)Has experience in hospice and/or home care (preferred)Compensation details: 22.36-43.68 Hourly WagePI5288bba45d58-26289-#######4