VITAS Innovative Hospice Care Jobs in Pennsylvania

18 jobs

The Admissions Nurse is a registered nurse and an Interdisciplinary Team Member whose primary responsibility is to present VITAS services and philosophy to patients and families in a manner that results in the admission of appropriate patients. This position will be an RN PCL based out of Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital. Bachelor's degree preferred from an accredited college/university with considerat...

The Business Manager primary function is to organize, develop and implement an office system that will enhance the smooth operation of the hospice. Maintain Policy and Procedure Manuals. Manage the Human Resources functions of the office. Manage inventory of office supplies and equipment to include cellular phones, office keys and inventory. Coordinate office repairs and maintenance, including...

The VITAS Nurse is a member of the interdisciplinary team and is the pivotal person in identifying the physical, psychological, social and spiritual needs of the patient and family. Responsible for initiating the appropriate intervention and support for the patient and family upon admission to VITAS and provides a continuously appropriate, comprehensive and responsive plan of care. Schedule as be...

The Patient Care Secretary is responsible for all patient care related clerical procedures and facilitates communication between patients/families and other team members. Takes and keeps daily schedule for all team members. Establishes, maintains and closes patient charts in an orderly manner. Handles all patient care data entry and performs receptionist duties as required. Schedule: Monday-Fr...

The Certified Home Health Aide is a non-exempt employee trained to provide personal care and services to the terminally ill to augment that care given by family members. Functions under the direct instruction and supervision of the VITAS nurse and/or the VITAS Team Manager. Certification in your state required. High school graduate or equivalent required. Qualified candidates must have one (1) ...

The VITAS Nurse is a member of the interdisciplinary team and is the pivotal person in identifying the physical, psychological, social and spiritual needs of the patient and family. Responsible for initiating the appropriate intervention and support for the patient and family upon admission to VITAS and provides a continuously appropriate, comprehensive and responsive plan of care. Completion of ...

Vitas Job ID: 2014-33935 Posted Date: 7/21/2014 Job Category: Physicians/Medical Directors Overview The Palliative Care Physician provides consultation in palliative care, symptom and supportive care to meet the needs of the patient as requested by the referring physician. Prescribes medications, orders diagnostics and treatments according to patients palliative care needs and in collaboratio...

The Team Manager is the leader of the Patient Care whose function is to supervise, evaluate and coordinate the various component members of the interdisciplinary team. Assures continuity of care for patients/families from admission to discharge or transfer to bereavement. Serves as a patient advocate and coordinator for other social services and health-care providers in the community who are inv...

The Bereavement Services Manager provides expertise and skill in bereavement program management through strategic planning, coordination of services, staff and volunteer bereavement training, and assisting the interdisciplinary team with the delivery of bereavement services. Manages the bereavement program to effectively meet the bereavement needs of patients and families. Assists the interdiscipl...

The Certified Home Health Aide is a non-exempt employee trained to provide personal care and services to the terminally ill to augment that care given by family members. Functions under the direct instruction and supervision of the VITAS nurse and/or the VITAS Team Manager. Certification in your state required. High school graduate or equivalent required. Qualified candidates must have one (1) ...

The Continuous Care Staffing Manager job is to plan, develop, organize, and evaluate the resource programs to support the work of the patient care teams.Current and valid RN License to practice in the state where the VITAS program is located. BSN degree preferred. Qualified candidates must have two years management experience and two years successful supervisory experience or equivalent in a heal...

The Performance Improvement Specialist is responsible for providing support for quality assessment and performance improvement activities which includes quality monitoring, evaluation and facilitation of performance improvement projects. Assists with education assessments and activities. Facilitates compliance with Medicare/Medicaid regulations, state licensure laws, VITAS policies, and applicable...

Vitas Job ID: 2014-34735 Location: Pittsburgh Min. Exp.(Yrs): 2 Category: Nursing Overview: The Admission Liaison’s primary responsibility is to support the development of appropriate referrals by creating and sustaining educational and consultative relationships with referral sources in assigned accounts and to present VITAS services and philosophy to patients and families in a manner that ...

The VITAS Nurse is a member of the interdisciplinary team and is the pivotal person in identifying the physical, psychological, social and spiritual needs of the patient and family. Responsible for initiating the appropriate intervention and support for the patient and family upon admission to VITAS and provides a continuously appropriate, comprehensive and responsive plan of care. Completion of ...

The VITAS Nurse is a member of the interdisciplinary team and is the pivotal person in identifying the physical, psychological, social and spiritual needs of the patient and family. Responsible for initiating the appropriate intervention and support for the patient and family upon admission to VITAS and provides a continuously appropriate, comprehensive and responsive plan of care. Full-time On-c...

The Social Worker is the member of the interdisciplinary team whose primary function is to provide diagnostic evaluations of the psychosocial problems of the patient/family unit, defining social service goals for alleviating these problems, and helping to provide both the counseling and casework needed to meet these goals. Master's of Social Work is required from a school accredited by the Counci...

The VITAS Nurse is a member of the interdisciplinary team and is the pivotal person in identifying the physical, psychological, social and spiritual needs of the patient and family. Responsible for initiating the appropriate intervention and support for the patient and family upon admission to VITAS and provides a continuously appropriate, comprehensive and responsive plan of care. Schedule as be...

The Patient Care Administrator will oversee the clinical and financial operations of the multi disciplinary staff, ensure care is provided to the ultimate satisfaction of patients and their families ensuring clinical appropriateness and quality of patient care according to Medicare regulations. Bachelor's degree required. Master's degree preferred. Qualified candidates must have four years of ma...