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Administrative Clinical Assistant

 

Administrative Clinical Assistant

Pay: $16.89 - $24.31 an hour 

 

Job Type: Full-time     # People to Hire: 1 

Schedule: 8-hour DAYS; 40 hr./wk.  (typically M-F, 8a-4p)

 

FAIRHOPE Hospice & Palliative Care, Home of The Pickering House, is seeking an experienced customer service and skilled clerical candidate to serve as an Administrative Clinical Assistant for its Palliative Care Program and the FAIRHOPE Advanced Illness Management Clinic. The ideal candidate will be highly organized, flexible with changing needs, and have excellent communication skills.

The successful candidate will be responsible for supporting day-to-day workflow operations, performing comprehensive administrative and clinical support tasks, and ensuring high-quality customer service for the FAIRHOPE Palliative Care Program and FAIRHOPE’s Advanced Illness Management Clinic. They will also serve as a liaison between departmental teams and interact with customers. This position requires applicants to possess extensive computer skills, ability to maintain confidentiality, and use initiative to resolve challenging tasks.

Benefits FAIRHOPE offers:

  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • 401(k) and 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Generous Shift Differential
  • Mileage reimbursement
  • Free onsite parking
  • Family-like atmosphere

 

Responsibilities:

  • Actively listen, document, and facilitate all inquiries and referrals for Palliative Care program patient services in collaboration with Admission Navigators and the FAIRHOPE Palliative Care program team.
  • Accurately document relevant clinical notes regarding phone calls, office visits and care provided. Triage telephone calls and disperse to appropriate clinical and/or on-call staff.
  • Coordinate and track all Palliative Care Program referrals, admissions, and required patient visits with clinical staff as needed.
    • Facilitate admission paperwork and gather patient demographics, history, physical data, and any additional pertinent information to initiate care as needed.
    • Receive documents and facilitate all inquiries and referrals for patient services in collaboration with the Admissions Navigator.
  • Work with FAIRHOPE Billing team to verify coverage and obtain precertification from insurance companies as needed.
  • Communicate with health care providers, hospitals, home health agencies, and physicians to provide information on available services and obtain information for patient referrals.
  • Schedule patient admissions and visits for the FAIRHOPE Advanced Illness Management Clinic and/or patient's home setting.
  • Prepare patient rooms for clinic visits.
  • Perform Palliative Care Program telephone customer service calls to new admissions as needed and follow-up calls to patients from previous evening and/or weekend on-call visits.
  • Maintain clinic supply stock inventories.
    • Organize supply rooms, maintain cleanliness, and ensure orderliness in the supply room.
    • Order supplies as needed, utilizing FAIRHOPE’s ordering process.
    • Maintain Safety Data sheets associated with chemical products within the clinic.
  • Assist with the following clinical support functions: faxing, preparing clinical documentation for filing, and copying. File all documentation pertaining to clinical records and addresses problems/concerns regarding medical records.
  • Process FAIRHOPE Advanced Illness Management clinic agency interoffice and USPS mail as needed.
  • Electronically document any direct services provided and ongoing communication with patients, families, and community providers.
  • Remain HIPAA compliant at all times.

Physical Setting: In-office environment. Driving may be required.

Work Location: Offices located in Lancaster, Ohio. Service area coverage throughout Fairfield, Hocking, Perry and surrounding counties.

 

Qualifications:

  • Certification or Registration in medical assisting or a Licensed Practical Nurse in the State of Ohio.
  • Associate’s Degree in Administrative Studies or Business Administration or high school diploma with a minimum of 3 years clinic or physician office experience.
  • Excellent computer skills with work experience and advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office products.
  • May require evenings and weekends as needed to assist with events or meetings. Also, it may require traveling to other sites as needed.  Travel may be in inclement weather.
  • Ability to manage time efficiently.
  • Must have and maintain a valid driver’s license, good driving record, and auto accident insurance at a level acceptable to FAIRHOPE and/or FAIRHOPE’s insurer.

 

FAIRHOPE Core Values

FAIRHOPE Hospice is a 501c3 not-for-profit organization. We are dedicated to our patients, employees and community.

We ask you to commit to living the core values of the organization:

BE A TEAM PLAYER:

  • A team is “we”. Our philosophy is we over me. We celebrate everyone’s success.
  • Be respectful of everyone’s ideas and opinions.
  • Have a “how can I help?” attitude vs a “it’s not my job” attitude.
  • Be forward thinking and goal oriented.
  • Talk the talk, walk the walk.

HAVE ACCOUNTABILITY/FOLLOW-THROUGH:

  • Don’t be afraid to make mistakes, but be willing to learn from them.
  • Take ownership to be responsive and produce timely, quality work.
  • Be reliable. Do what you say you’re going to do.  Stick to your word.

LEAD BY EXAMPLE:

  • Recognize the importance of your role by being committed, passionate, and present.
  • Take initiative. Go above and beyond and be a self-starter.
  • Have a passion for the work we do and the people we serve.

Become a part of a well-known, well-respected community healthcare organization:

FAIRHOPE Hospice & Palliative Care, Home of The Pickering House

If you desire to use your administrative and clinical expertise at a recognized community-based hospice and palliative care with a caring staff, send us your resume or apply in person: 

FAIRHOPE Hospice and Palliative Care, Inc.

Home of The Pickering House

282 Sells Road, Lancaster, OH 43130

Resumes may be sent electronically to:

Human Resources – HR@fairhopehospice.org

FAX to: 740.475.0627

Mission Statement:  FAIRHOPE Hospice and Palliative Care, Inc. promotes compassionate end-of-life care through a professional team approach.  We strive to relieve suffering by providing comfort, support and resources to meet the palliative and grief needs of the community.

FAIRHOPE Hospice & Palliative Care, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Licensed Practical Nurse FLOAT (NIGHTS)

 

Licensed Practical Nurse FLOAT (NIGHTS)

Pay: $23.19 - $29.46 an hour *NEW COMPETITIVE WAGES

 

Schedule: 12-hour Shifts; 36 hrs./wk. (8p-8a variable NIGHTS and every other weekend)

This position would float between FAIRHOPE's home care program and the inpatient unit dependent upon needs.

FAIRHOPE Hospice & Palliative Care, Home of The Pickering House is seeking an LPN to work with patients, families and other professionals to promote the philosophy of palliative care and the hospice concept. Our LPNs have a pivotal role in the hospice goals and daily care of our patients.  FAIRHOPE looks to its LPNs to apply appropriate nursing care to foster the best possible experience for our hospice patients, their loved ones and care givers.

 

Benefits FAIRHOPE offers:

  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • 401(k) and 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Mileage reimbursement
  • Generous shift differential
  • Free onsite parking
  • Family-like atmosphere

 

 Responsibilities:

  • Ensure quality and safe delivery of Hospice services to patients.
  • Assist the patient with activities of daily living
  • Implement current nursing practice following a patient assessment and an approved plan of care initiated by the registered nurse/case manager. Coordination of Hospice services, appropriately reporting the need for Hospice Interdisciplinary Team members, i.e. hospice aide, social worker, chaplain, etc.
  • Assist patient/caregiver/family in working with other health care personnel in providing continuity of care.
  • Provide appropriate pain and symptom management; evaluate patient’s response to treatments and/or medications.
  • Document electronically any direct services provided and ongoing communication with patients, families and community providers.
  • Remain HIPAA compliant at all times.

 

Qualifications:

  • Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing with a current LPN license from the Ohio Board of Nursing.
  • Current BLS certification.
  • Three years of recent nursing experience. End-of-life care and/or healthcare setting preferred.
  • Ability to analyze and implement proper action is essential. Demonstrate great communication and social interaction skills, as well as a compassionate individual.
  • Computer skills required.
  • Physical Setting: Various healthcare settings. Some driving is required.
  • Work Location: Service area coverage throughout Fairfield, Hocking, Perry and surrounding counties. Main office location is located in Lancaster, Ohio.

 

FAIRHOPE Core Values

FAIRHOPE Hospice is a 501c3 not-for-profit organization. We are dedicated to our patients, employees and community.

We ask you to commit to living the core values of the organization:

BE A TEAM PLAYER:

  • A team is “we”. Our philosophy is we over me. We celebrate everyone’s success.
  • Be respectful of everyone’s ideas and opinions.
  • Have a “how can I help?” attitude vs a “it’s not my job” attitude.
  • Be forward thinking and goal oriented.
  • Talk the talk, walk the walk.

HAVE ACCOUNTABILITY/FOLLOW-THROUGH:

  • Don’t be afraid to make mistakes, but be willing to learn from them.
  • Take ownership to be responsive and produce timely, quality work.
  • Be reliable. Do what you say you’re going to do.  Stick to your word.

LEAD BY EXAMPLE:

  • Recognize the importance of your role by being committed, passionate, and present.
  • Take initiative. Go above and beyond and be a self-starter.
  • Have a passion for the work we do and the people we serve.

Become a part of a well-known, well-respected community healthcare organization:

FAIRHOPE Hospice & Palliative Care, Home of The Pickering House

 

If you desire to use your nursing expertise at a recognized community-based hospice with a caring staff, send us your resume or apply in person:

FAIRHOPE Hospice and Palliative Care, Inc.

Home of The Pickering House

282 Sells Road, Lancaster, OH 43130

Resumes may be sent electronically to:

Human Resources – HR@fairhopehospice.org

FAX to: 740.475.0627

Mission Statement:  FAIRHOPE Hospice and Palliative Care, Inc. promotes compassionate end-of-life care through a professional team approach.  We strive to relieve suffering by providing comfort, support and resources to meet the palliative and grief needs of the community.

 FAIRHOPE Hospice & Palliative Care, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Medical Billing & Coding Specialist

 

Medical Billing & Coding Specialist

Pay: $16.10 - $25.20 an hour 

 

Job Type: Full-time     # People to Hire for this job: 1 

Schedule: 8-hrs./day; 40 hours per week (typically Monday - Friday)

Benefits FAIRHOPE offers:

  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • 401(k) and 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Generous Shift Differential
  • Mileage reimbursement
  • Free onsite parking
  • Family-like atmosphere

FAIRHOPE Hospice & Palliative Care, Home of The Pickering House is seeking a Medical Billing & Coding Specialist to coordinate agency accounts receivable, billing and coding functions for Hospice and Palliative services for all payors. We believe in a professional team approach to promote the philosophy of palliative and hospice care concept.

This position works in collaboration with the Director of Finance, Billing & Coding Manager, Finance and Clinical teams in coordinating medical billing, coding and cash collections of the organization. Provide customer service to patients, families and other professionals for questions in relation to billing and coding. The qualified candidate must demonstrate strong communication and social interaction skills, as well as, be a compassionate individual to work with other professionals and patients and families who face a vulnerable time in their lives.

Responsibilities

  • Process and bill charges for all patients and all payors.
  • Track and facilitate collection of Accounts Receivable and post payments.
  • Review and analyze claim denials and past due claims.
  • Prepare patient statements, perform financial verification, and create financial hardship letters.
  • Coordinate insurance verification of all third-party payors.
  • Interpret medical information such as diseases or symptoms, diagnostic descriptions, and procedures into alphanumeric medical codes. Accurately assign and sequence the correct ICD-10 and CPT codes for all patients.
  • Accurately record and enter alphanumeric medical codes into patient electronic medical records.
  • Review/update timesheet subtypes.
  • Verify beneficiary information for each visit/charge.
  • Participate in interdisciplinary group (IDG) meetings.
  • Assist with gathering requested documentation for annual external financial audit.
  • Remain HIPAA compliant at all times.

Physical Setting: In-office environment. Driving may be required.

Work Location: Offices located on main campus in Lancaster, Ohio. Service area coverage throughout Fairfield, Hocking, Perry and surrounding counties.

Qualifications

  • High school graduate with business courses desired.
  • Minimum 3 years' experience in revenue cycle billing and coding, preferably in professional billing.
  • Knowledge of medical billing process required. Coding certificate is preferred.
  • Experience with Medicare, Medicaid, and commercial insurance billing required.
  • Broad knowledge in accounts receivable and billing.
  • Computer skills required. Experience with computerized patient accounting systems. Knowledgeable and proficient in Microsoft Office 365.
  • Ability to manage time efficiently.
  • Must have and maintain a valid driver’s license, good driving record and auto accident insurance at a level acceptable to FAIRHOPE and/or FAIRHOPE’s insurer.
  • Equivalent education/experience may substitute for minimum qualifications except when there are legal requirements, such as a license/certification/registration.

 

FAIRHOPE Core Values

FAIRHOPE Hospice is a 501c3 not-for-profit organization. We are dedicated to our patients, employees and community.

We ask you to commit to living the core values of the organization:

BE A TEAM PLAYER:

  • A team is “we”. Our philosophy is we over me. We celebrate everyone’s success.
  • Be respectful of everyone’s ideas and opinions.
  • Have a “how can I help?” attitude vs a “it’s not my job” attitude.
  • Be forward thinking and goal oriented.
  • Talk the talk, walk the walk.

HAVE ACCOUNTABILITY/FOLLOW-THROUGH:

  • Don’t be afraid to make mistakes, but be willing to learn from them.
  • Take ownership to be responsive and produce timely, quality work.
  • Be reliable. Do what you say you’re going to do.  Stick to your word.

LEAD BY EXAMPLE:

  • Recognize the importance of your role by being committed, passionate, and present.
  • Take initiative. Go above and beyond and be a self-starter.
  • Have a passion for the work we do and the people we serve.

Become a part of a well-known, well-respected community healthcare organization:

FAIRHOPE Hospice & Palliative Care, Home of The Pickering House

 

If you desire to use your medical billing and coding expertise at a recognized community-based hospice with a caring staff, send us your resume or apply in person: 

FAIRHOPE Hospice and Palliative Care, Inc.

Home of The Pickering House

282 Sells Road, Lancaster, OH 43130

Resumes may be sent electronically to:

Ronald Rowley, Director of HR – HR@fairhopehospice.org

FAX to: 740.475.0627

Mission Statement:  FAIRHOPE Hospice and Palliative Care, Inc. promotes compassionate end-of-life care through a professional team approach.  We strive to relieve suffering by providing comfort, support and resources to meet the palliative and grief needs of the community.

FAIRHOPE Hospice & Palliative Care, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Registered Nurse FLOAT (NIGHTS)

 

Registered Nurse FLOAT (NIGHTS)

Pay: $32.68 - $39.87 an hour *NEW COMPETITIVE WAGES

 

(2) Current Openings Available

Schedule: 12-hour Shifts; 36 hrs./wk. (8p-8a variable NIGHTS and every other weekend)

This position would float between FAIRHOPE's home care program and the inpatient unit dependent upon needs.

 

FAIRHOPE Hospice & Palliative Care, Home of The Pickering House is seeking a dedicated nightshift RN for our hospice program. Our RNs develop the hospice patients' goals and ensure daily care needs are met.

We believe in a professional team approach. FAIRHOPE RNs work alongside an interdisciplinary team of physicians, nurses, social workers, chaplains, aides and volunteers. RNs serve a pivotal role in providing compassionate, quality care promoting the hospice and palliative care philosophy.

Benefits FAIRHOPE offers:

  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • 401(k) and 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Mileage reimbursement
  • Shift Differential
  • Free onsite parking
  • Family-like atmosphere

 

 Responsibilities:

  • Performs preventative, therapeutic, and rehabilitative nursing practices and procedures.
  • Coordinates patient care provision and handles incoming calls.
  • Assesses the physical, mental, environmental, and security needs of the patient to ensure FAIRHOPE Palliative Care services are of high quality.
  • Reviews and implements the patient's plan of care and makes necessary revisions.
  • Administers medications and treatments as recommended by the physician according to nursing standards.
  • Maintains accurate records of medication reconciliations and controlled substances.
  • Participates in interdisciplinary groups to discuss patient care plans and issue lists.
  • Completes documentation such as assessments, problems, goals, interventions, and patient outcomes in a timely manner.
  • Assists the patient, family members, and caregivers in administering their care with the help of a healthcare team.
  • Educates and informs the patients, family, and caregivers about relevant diagnosis and services.
  • Follows HIPAA guidelines at all times.

 

Qualifications:

  • Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing, with a valid/current RN license from the Ohio Board of Nursing
  • Possess current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification
  • Three years of recent nursing experience; end-of-life care and/or healthcare setting knowledge is preferred
  • An individual with the ability to identify areas for improvement and take necessary action
  • Demonstration of excellent communication and interpersonal skills, as well as a caring attitude
  • Working knowledge of computers
  • Physical Setting: Various healthcare settings. Some driving is required.
  • Work Location: Service area coverage throughout Fairfield, Hocking, Perry and surrounding counties. Main office location is located in Lancaster, Ohio.

 

FAIRHOPE Core Values

FAIRHOPE Hospice is a 501c3 not-for-profit organization. We are dedicated to our patients, employees and community.

We ask you to commit to living the core values of the organization:

BE A TEAM PLAYER:

  • A team is “we”. Our philosophy is we over me. We celebrate everyone’s success.
  • Be respectful of everyone’s ideas and opinions.
  • Have a “how can I help?” attitude vs a “it’s not my job” attitude.
  • Be forward thinking and goal oriented.
  • Talk the talk, walk the walk.

HAVE ACCOUNTABILITY/FOLLOW-THROUGH:

  • Don’t be afraid to make mistakes, but be willing to learn from them.
  • Take ownership to be responsive and produce timely, quality work.
  • Be reliable. Do what you say you’re going to do.  Stick to your word.

LEAD BY EXAMPLE:

  • Recognize the importance of your role by being committed, passionate, and present.
  • Take initiative. Go above and beyond and be a self-starter.
  • Have a passion for the work we do and the people we serve.

Become a part of a well-known, well-respected community healthcare organization:

FAIRHOPE Hospice & Palliative Care, Home of The Pickering House

 

If you desire to use your nursing expertise at a recognized community-based hospice with a caring staff, send us your resume or apply in person:

FAIRHOPE Hospice and Palliative Care, Inc.

Home of The Pickering House

282 Sells Road, Lancaster, OH 43130

Resumes may be sent electronically to:

Human Resources – HR@fairhopehospice.org

FAX to: 740.475.0627

Mission Statement:  FAIRHOPE Hospice and Palliative Care, Inc. promotes compassionate end-of-life care through a professional team approach.  We strive to relieve suffering by providing comfort, support and resources to meet the palliative and grief needs of the community.

 FAIRHOPE Hospice & Palliative Care, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Registered Nurse Inpatient Care Unit (NIGHTS)

 

Registered Nurse Inpatient Care Unit (NIGHTS)

 

$32.68 - $39.87 an hour *NEW COMPETITIVE WAGES

 

Job Type: Full-time     # People to Hire for this job: 1 

Schedule: 12-hour NIGHT Shift; 36 hr./wk. (variable nights and every other weekend)

 

Benefits FAIRHOPE offers:

  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • 401(k) and 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Generous Shift Differential
  • Mileage reimbursement
  • Free onsite parking
  • Family-like atmosphere

 

FAIRHOPE Hospice & Palliative Care, Home of The Pickering House is seeking Registered Nurse for the inpatient hospice unit, The Pickering House to work with patients, families and other professionals to promote the philosophy of palliative care and the hospice concept.  Our RNs have a pivotal role in the hospice goals and daily care of our patients. FAIRHOPE looks to its RNs to apply appropriate preventative, therapeutic and rehabilitative nursing care to foster the best possible experience for our hospice patients, their loved ones and care givers.

We believe in a professional team approach and candidates must demonstrate great communication and social interaction skills, as well as, be a compassionate individual to work with other professionals and patients and families who face a vulnerable time in their lives.

The ability to analyze and implement proper action is essential. Computer skills required. Candidates must be a graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing and must have a current RN license from the Ohio Board of Nursing. Experience working with end of life care and/or healthcare setting preferred.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Initiate and apply appropriate preventative, therapeutic and rehabilitative nursing procedures and techniques.
  • Assess and evaluate patient’s status by:
    • Reviewing and implementing the plan of care.
    • Regularly re-evaluating patient needs.
    • Revising the plan of care as necessary.
  • Administer medications and treatments as prescribed by the physician. Responsible for counting of all controlled substances at each routine visit and log appropriate documentation of medication reconciliations.
  • Teach the patient/caregiver/family self-care techniques as appropriate.
  • Assist patient/caregiver/family in working with other health care personnel in providing continuity of care.
  • Document electronically any direct services provided and ongoing communication with patients, families and community providers.
  • Remain HIPAA compliant at all times.

 

Qualifications:

  • Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing, with a valid/current RN license from the Ohio Board of Nursing
  • Possess current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification
  • Three years of recent nursing experience; end-of-life care and/or healthcare setting knowledge is preferred
  • An individual with the ability to identify areas for improvement and take necessary action
  • Demonstration of excellent communication and interpersonal skills, as well as a caring attitude
  • Working knowledge of computers
  • Physical Setting: Various healthcare settings. Some driving is required.
  • Work Location: Service area coverage throughout Fairfield, Hocking, Perry and surrounding counties. Main office location is located in Lancaster, Ohio.

 

FAIRHOPE Core Values

FAIRHOPE Hospice is a 501c3 not-for-profit organization. We are dedicated to our patients, employees and community.

We ask you to commit to living the core values of the organization:

BE A TEAM PLAYER:

  • A team is “we”. Our philosophy is we over me. We celebrate everyone’s success.
  • Be respectful of everyone’s ideas and opinions.
  • Have a “how can I help?” attitude vs a “it’s not my job” attitude.
  • Be forward thinking and goal oriented.
  • Talk the talk, walk the walk.

HAVE ACCOUNTABILITY/FOLLOW-THROUGH:

  • Don’t be afraid to make mistakes, but be willing to learn from them.
  • Take ownership to be responsive and produce timely, quality work.
  • Be reliable. Do what you say you’re going to do.  Stick to your word.

LEAD BY EXAMPLE:

  • Recognize the importance of your role by being committed, passionate, and present.
  • Take initiative. Go above and beyond and be a self-starter.
  • Have a passion for the work we do and the people we serve.

Become a part of a well-known, well-respected community healthcare organization:

FAIRHOPE Hospice & Palliative Care, Home of The Pickering House

 

If you desire to use your nursing expertise at a recognized community-based hospice with a caring staff, send us your resume or apply in person: 

FAIRHOPE Hospice and Palliative Care, Inc.

Home of The Pickering House

282 Sells Road, Lancaster, OH 43130

Resumes may be sent electronically to:

Ronald Rowley, Director of HR – HR@fairhopehospice.org

FAX to: 740.475.0627

Mission Statement:  FAIRHOPE Hospice and Palliative Care, Inc. promotes compassionate end-of-life care through a professional team approach.  We strive to relieve suffering by providing comfort, support and resources to meet the palliative and grief needs of the community.

FAIRHOPE Hospice & Palliative Care, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

RN Case Manager

 

RN Case Manager

Pay: $32.68 - $39.87 an hour *NEW COMPETITIVE WAGES

 

(2) Current Openings Available

Schedule: 8-hour shift; 40 hrs./wk. (typically 8a-4p M-F)

 

FAIRHOPE Hospice & Palliative Care, Home of The Pickering House is seeking a Registered Nurse Case Manager to work with patients, families, and other professionals to promote the philosophy of palliative care and the hospice concept. This position manages an assigned caseload of patients in our service area providing nursing care under the direction of the Hospice physician and in accordance with the patient’s individualized plan of care.

Our RNs have a pivotal role in the hospice goals and daily care of our patients. FAIRHOPE looks to its RNs to apply appropriate preventative, therapeutic, and rehabilitative nursing care to foster the best possible experience for our hospice patients, their loved ones, and caregivers.

We believe in a professional team approach and candidates must demonstrate great communication and social interaction skills, as well as, be a compassionate individual to work with other professionals and patients and families who face a vulnerable time in their lives.

Benefits FAIRHOPE offers:

  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • 401(k) and 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Mileage reimbursement
  • Shift Differential
  • Free parking
  • Family-like atmosphere

 

 Responsibilities:

  • Performs preventative, therapeutic, and rehabilitative nursing practices and procedures.
  • Coordinates patient care provision and handles incoming calls.
  • Assesses the physical, mental, environmental, and security needs of the patient to ensure FAIRHOPE Palliative Care services are of high quality.
  • Reviews and implements the patient's plan of care and makes necessary revisions.
  • Administers medications and treatments as recommended by the physician according to nursing standards.
  • Maintains accurate records of medication reconciliations and controlled substances.
  • Participates in interdisciplinary groups to discuss patient care plans and issue lists.
  • Completes documentation such as assessments, problems, goals, interventions, and patient outcomes in a timely manner.
  • Assists the patient, family members, and caregivers in administering their care with the help of a healthcare team.
  • Educates and informs the patients, family, and caregivers about relevant diagnosis and services.
  • Follows HIPAA guidelines at all times.

 

Qualifications:

  • Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing, with a valid/current RN license from the Ohio Board of Nursing
  • Possess current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification
  • Three years of recent nursing experience; end-of-life care and/or healthcare setting knowledge is preferred
  • An individual with the ability to identify areas for improvement and take necessary action
  • Demonstration of excellent communication and interpersonal skills, as well as a caring attitude
  • Working knowledge of computers
  • Physical Setting: Various healthcare settings. Some driving is required.
  • Work Location: Service area coverage throughout Fairfield, Hocking, Perry and surrounding counties. Main office location is located in Lancaster, Ohio.

 

FAIRHOPE Core Values

FAIRHOPE Hospice is a 501c3 not-for-profit organization. We are dedicated to our patients, employees and community.

We ask you to commit to living the core values of the organization:

BE A TEAM PLAYER:

  • A team is “we”. Our philosophy is we over me. We celebrate everyone’s success.
  • Be respectful of everyone’s ideas and opinions.
  • Have a “how can I help?” attitude vs a “it’s not my job” attitude.
  • Be forward thinking and goal oriented.
  • Talk the talk, walk the walk.

HAVE ACCOUNTABILITY/FOLLOW-THROUGH:

  • Don’t be afraid to make mistakes, but be willing to learn from them.
  • Take ownership to be responsive and produce timely, quality work.
  • Be reliable. Do what you say you’re going to do.  Stick to your word.

LEAD BY EXAMPLE:

  • Recognize the importance of your role by being committed, passionate, and present.
  • Take initiative. Go above and beyond and be a self-starter.
  • Have a passion for the work we do and the people we serve.

Become a part of a well-known, well-respected community healthcare organization:

FAIRHOPE Hospice & Palliative Care, Home of The Pickering House

If you desire to use your nursing expertise at a recognized community-based hospice with a caring staff, send us your resume or apply in person:

FAIRHOPE Hospice and Palliative Care, Inc.

Home of The Pickering House

282 Sells Road, Lancaster, OH 43130

Resumes may be sent electronically to:

Human Resources – HR@fairhopehospice.org

FAX to: 740.475.0627

Mission Statement:  FAIRHOPE Hospice and Palliative Care, Inc. promotes compassionate end-of-life care through a professional team approach.  We strive to relieve suffering by providing comfort, support and resources to meet the palliative and grief needs of the community.

 FAIRHOPE Hospice & Palliative Care, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Social Worker (Hospice)

 

Social Worker (Hospice)

Pay: $25.66 - $31.23 per hour

Schedule: 8-hour shifts; 40 hrs./wk. (typically M-F, 8a-4p)

 

FAIRHOPE Hospice & Palliative Care, Home of The Pickering House is seeking a full-time Hospice Social Worker to help patients and families navigate planning for end-of-life care. Helping patients, families and caregivers understand their treatment plan and manage the stresses of debilitating physical illnesses, including emotional, familial and financial.

We believe in a professional team approach and candidates must demonstrate great communication and social interaction skills, as well as, be a compassionate individual to work with patients, families and other professionals to promote the philosophy of hospice and palliative care during an often stressful, challenging and difficult time of their lives.

FAIRHOPE relies on its Hospice Social Worker to be an advocate for patients and their families, knowing what their patients need and what resources are available to them within and outside of Hospice settings to help. If you find reward in making strong connections with people, learning and celebrating their life stories, and having a positive impact in the lives of others, this is a role for you.

Benefits FAIRHOPE offers:

  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • 401(k) and 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Mileage reimbursement
  • Shift differential
  • Free parking
  • Family-like atmosphere

 

 Responsibilities:

  • Assess the psychosocial status of the patient/caregiver/family related to the Palliative Care patient’s terminal illness and the patient’s environment to identify any areas of safety or concern.
  • Carry out social evaluations and plan intervention based on evaluation findings.
  • Counsel patient/family/caregivers as needed in relationship to stress, and other identified coping difficulties.
  • Discharge planning. Assist patient/caregiver/family with securing advance directives and funeral arrangements, as needed.
  • Serve as liaison and support to public and private agencies as resources for patient and personnel.
  • Document electronically direct services provided and ongoing communication with patients, families and community providers.
  • Remain HIPAA compliant at all times.

 

Qualifications:

  • LSW or MSW degree and current valid Social Work licensure in the state of Ohio.
  • A minimum of one year's experience working in healthcare is required and end-of-life care and/or hospice and palliative care experience is preferred.
  • Ability to analyze and implement proper action is essential. Demonstrate great communication and social interaction skills, as well as be a compassionate individual.
  • Computer skills required.
  • Physical Setting: Various healthcare settings. Some driving is required.
  • Work Location: Service area coverage throughout Fairfield, Hocking, Perry and surrounding counties. Main office location is located in Lancaster, Ohio.

 

FAIRHOPE Core Values

FAIRHOPE Hospice is a 501c3 not-for-profit organization. We are dedicated to our patients, employees and community.

We ask you to commit to living the core values of the organization:

BE A TEAM PLAYER:

  • A team is “we”. Our philosophy is we over me. We celebrate everyone’s success.
  • Be respectful of everyone’s ideas and opinions.
  • Have a “how can I help?” attitude vs a “it’s not my job” attitude.
  • Be forward thinking and goal oriented.
  • Talk the talk, walk the walk.

HAVE ACCOUNTABILITY/FOLLOW-THROUGH:

  • Don’t be afraid to make mistakes, but be willing to learn from them.
  • Take ownership to be responsive and produce timely, quality work.
  • Be reliable. Do what you say you’re going to do.  Stick to your word.

LEAD BY EXAMPLE:

  • Recognize the importance of your role by being committed, passionate, and present.
  • Take initiative. Go above and beyond and be a self-starter.
  • Have a passion for the work we do and the people we serve.

Become a part of a well-known, well-respected community healthcare organization:

FAIRHOPE Hospice & Palliative Care, Home of The Pickering House

 

If you desire to use your social work expertise at a recognized community-based hospice with a caring staff, send us your resume or apply in person:

FAIRHOPE Hospice and Palliative Care, Inc.

Home of The Pickering House

282 Sells Road, Lancaster, OH 43130

Resumes may be sent electronically to:

Human Resources – HR@fairhopehospice.org

FAX to: 740.475.0627

Mission Statement:  FAIRHOPE Hospice and Palliative Care, Inc. promotes compassionate end-of-life care through a professional team approach.  We strive to relieve suffering by providing comfort, support and resources to meet the palliative and grief needs of the community.

 FAIRHOPE Hospice & Palliative Care, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.