Are you looking to apply your strong clinical skills on a more personal level? Do you enjoy working independently, as well as having team support one call away? This role is ideal for the hospice nurse who enjoys working independently with a variety of patients and diagnoses, travelling locally to a variety of settings, such as patient homes or health care facilities. There is a high degree of collaboration with patients, family caregivers, physicians, facility partners and the Agrace care team.
For more than 35 years, Agrace has been a nonprofit, community based health care agency dedicated to providing expert physical, emotional and spiritual support to patients and families through the stages of serious illness. Agrace Hospice is nationally recognized for the comprehensive hospice services we provide in patients' homes, the Agrace Hospice inpatient units and skilled nursing and assisted living facilities throughout south central Wisconsin and north central Illinois.
The Visit Nurse plays a key role in enhancing quality of life for patients and families facing serious illness. This position focuses on patient and family centered care consistent with the philosophy, goals and standards, of Agrace, as well as support with immediate pain and symptom management, education, teaching, nursing assessments, interventions, evaluations, documentation and coordination of care. This position starts from home and receives calls to go out on visits throughout the shift.
Agrace HospiceCare is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.