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Accountant

 

Accountant

 

Pay: $24.00 - $34.00 an hour 

 

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

Schedule: 8 hr. shift DAYS; 40 hrs./wk. (Monday - Friday)

 

FAIRHOPE Hospice & Palliative Care, Home of The Pickering House is seeking an Accountant to maintain the general ledger and ensure that the financial system is accurate, in accordance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles and governmental regulations.  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, Finance and department leaders to ensure accuracy and timeliness of financial data and the General Ledger.

The qualified candidate must demonstrate strong communication and social interaction skills, as well as, possess the ability to analyze and implement proper action is essential. Extensive experience and skill level in Microsoft Excel required. Must be knowledgeable and proficient in Microsoft Office and have previous accounting experience.

Benefits FAIRHOPE offers:

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

 

Responsibilities

  • Coordinates with department leaders to ensure accuracy and timeliness of financial data and the General Ledger. Distributes monthly department reports.
  • Posts General Ledger entries, including cash receipts/disbursements, accruals, payroll, depreciation, etc. Reconciles the General Ledger with the A/R Subsidiary Ledger and A/P Subsidiary Ledger; performs month-end general ledger closing.
  • Prepares monthly bank reconciliations and month-end reconciliation of pledges receivable.
  • Maintains designated fund accounts and prepares monthly reports.
  • Reconciles fixed assets and posts depreciation, and prepaid expense and post amortization.
  • Creates reports, statistics, analysis, etc., as needed by the Finance Department as well as other departments. Prepares annual reports for audit, 401k, etc.
  • Prepares presentations for management and board meetings as needed.
  • Various special projects as needed.
  • Assists with gathering requested documentation for annual external financial audit.
  • Remains HIPAA compliant at all times.

 

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting.
  • Three plus years of experience in the accounting field.
  • Computer skills required. Extensive knowledge with Excel spreadsheets.
  • Knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles.
  • 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.
  • Physical Setting: In-office environment. Driving may be 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:

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 an “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.

 

Be a part of an exciting well-known, well-respected organization:

FAIRHOPE Hospice & Palliative Care, Inc.!

If you desire to use your bookkeeping and accounting 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.

The Pickering House

282 Sells Road, Lancaster, OH 43130

Or send resume 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

 

Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Float

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

 

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

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 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

 

Registered Nurse Float (Homecare and Inpatient Care Unit)

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

 

FAIRHOPE Hospice & Palliative Care, Home of The Pickering House is seeking a dedicated RN for our Home Care hospice program and Inpatient Care Unit (IPU). 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.

  • Schedule - 12-hr. shift; 36 hrs./wk. (typically 8p-8a, various days 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
  • 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.

Registered Nurse Inpatient Care Unit (DAYS)

 

Registered Nurse Inpatient Care Unit

 

$32.68 - $39.87 an hour *NEW COMPETITIVE WAGES

 

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

Schedule: 12-hour DAY Shift; 36 hr./wk. (variable days and weekend availability)

 

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 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.

 

Job Description Overview:

  • 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.

Physical Setting: Inpatient care unit. Occasional work in additional healthcare settings. Driving may be required.

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

 

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

 

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.

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

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 Services Manager

Social Services Manager

$67,474 - $98,291

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

Schedule: 8-hour Shifts (Monday-Friday; afterhours and weekend availability)

 

FAIRHOPE Hospice & Palliative Care, Home of The Pickering House is searching for a Social Services Manager to oversee and coordinate all hospice social worker and chaplain daily activities. The ideal candidate will be organized and focus driven to ensure social work and spiritual care standards of care are implemented and assist in carrying out hospice social worker duties as needed.

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.

FAIRHOPE is seeking experienced social workers with healthcare background. The ideal candidate for Social Services Manager works to maintain knowledge of and understands the ever-changing trends in healthcare and hospice/palliative care.

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

 

Responsibilities

  • Provide management and supervision of Social Services team, which includes the Hospice Social Workers and Spiritual Care Coordinators.
  • Coordinate initial consultations/admissions by Hospice Social Workers in collaboration with Admissions Team to ensure timely completion. Make initial consultation visits to explain hospice and palliative care programs and philosophy as needed.
  • Participate in the development of the care plan. Assess the psychosocial status of patients/families/caregivers related to the patient’s terminal illness and environment. Assess the patient’s identified residence and provide assistance when it is not safe and another plan in required.
  • 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.
  • Assess volunteer needs of patient/family and complete volunteer referral as appropriate.
  • Maintain clinical records on all patients. Document accurate and relevant clinical notes regarding phone calls, visits, and care/services provided.
  • Coordinate discharge planning and participate when needed. Assist patient/family/caregiver with securing advance directives and funeral arrangements, as needed.
  • Develop collaborative relationships with organization personnel to support patient care. Maintain and build contacts with public and private agencies as resources for patient and as needed for personnel. Provide information and serve as liaison for patients, families and/or caregivers on community agencies.
  • Attend and actively participate in interdisciplinary group (IDG) meetings.
  • Assist physician and other team members in understanding significant social and emotional factors related to health problems and death/dying issues.
  • Participate in the selection, orientation, ongoing staff training, job performance evaluation, and discipline of Home Care team members.
  • Serve as Administrator On-Call services as scheduled.
  • Assist in the development of organizational goals. Assist in development, recommendation, and administration of organization policies and procedures.

 

Qualifications

  • Graduate of a Social Work program accredited by the Council on Social Work Education. MSW preferred.
  • Currently Licensed Social Worker/Licensed Independent Social Worker licensed to practice in the State of Ohio.
  • Management experience. Minimum experience of two years in a health care setting with preference of hospice and palliative care.
  • Understand the philosophy of Palliative Care and Hospice concept with emphasis on understanding the needs of the terminally ill.
  • Ability manage time efficiently and analyze and implement proper action is essential. Demonstrate great communication and social interaction skills, as well as a compassionate individual.
  • Computer skills required.
  • Must have and maintain a valid driver’s license, good driving record, and auto accident insurance at a level acceptable to FAIRHOPE and FAIRHOPE’s insurer.
  • Physical Setting: In-office environment and various healthcare settings. Some driving may be 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.

Social Worker (Hospice)

 

Social Worker (Hospice)

Pay: $25.66 - $31.23 per hour

Schedule: 8-hour shifts; 40 hrs./wk. (variable days and every other weekend)

 

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.

State Tested Nurse Aide - Inpatient Care Unit

 

State Tested Nurse Aide

$15.90 - $20.24 an hour *NEW COMPETITIVE WAGES

FAIRHOPE Hospice & Palliative Care, Inc. is recruiting for passionate STNAs to join our inpatient hospice facility. Our STNAs support patients, families, and other medical professionals in incorporating the palliative care philosophy and hospice standards into everyday life.

STNAs at FAIRHOPE Hospice & Palliative Care, Inc. take a leading role in delivering a personalized patient hospice care plan. Our team aims to provide the best experience possible for our hospice patients, their families, and caregivers. We rely on our STNAs to give extra special care and attention to each individual and to allow us to use a team-based approach to patient care.

Inpatient Care Unit (IPU) –

  • (1) STNA - 12-hr. shift; 24 hrs./wk. (variable NIGHTS and every other weekend)

Responsibilities

  • Provide personal care and perform other housekeeping services as directed in the patient’s care plan in order to contribute to the health and well-being of the patient.
  • Give direct physical care to patients according to patient’s care plan. This may include:
    • Complete or partial bed bath or shower.
    • Shampoo, hair care, shaving, mouth care, nail care.
    • Bathroom activities: use of bedpan, urinal, toilet, empty catheter collection bag, clean and apply external catheter, record intake and output of client, empty ostomy bag, replace ostomy bag as needed.
    • Skin care, reinforce/change non-sterile dressings as directed by nurse/supervisor.
    • Take and record T.P.R. and weight as directed by nurse/supervisor.
    • Active/passive ROM as directed by nurse/supervisor or PT.
    • Linen change, occupied or unoccupied bed.
    • Assist client in use of supportive equipment (cane, walker or wheelchair).
    • Deliver and assist with meal trays.
  • Notify nurse immediately of changes in client’s physical or mental condition. Report unusual complaints, accidents and emergency situations encountered to nurse and document same.
  • Electronically document any direct services provided and ongoing communication with patients, families and community providers.
  • Remain HIPAA compliant at all times.

Physical Setting: Driving may be required. Care settings in home environments or inpatient care unit. Occasional work in additional healthcare settings.

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

 

Qualifications

  • Current State Tested Nursing Assistant certificate through the Ohio Department of Health.
  • 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.
  • Computer skills required.
  • End of life care and/or healthcare setting experience preferred.

 

Benefits FAIRHOPE Hospice offers:

  • Health, Dental and Vision Insurances
  • Mileage reimbursement
  • Shift differential
  • 401K Option
  • Paid Time Off
  • A family-like atmosphere

 

About FAIRHOPE Hospice & Palliative Care, Inc.

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 an “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.

 

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

FAIRHOPE Hospice & Palliative Care, Inc.

Home of The Pickering House

282 Sells Road, Lancaster, OH 43130

Or send resume 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.