Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
A fantastic career opportunity for an experienced Hospice and Palliative Care Nurse Practitioner is now available with Hospice of Yuma. Hospice of Yuma has a 35 year history of providing quality end-of-life care and is well respected in the community. As Yuma’s only Non-Profit Hospice provider we are focused on putting the patient first and ensuring that the care we provide is the best possible.
The Nurse Practitioner will assist with patient care and clinical management of patients in the Hospice program. The Nurse Practitioner will work closely with the Hospice Medical Director, other physicians and the hospice interdisciplinary team. Past experience working in Skilled Nursing facilities and assisted living is a plus. The Nurse Practitioner will serve as a liaison with referrals sources in the community. Building relationships, educating the community, patients and referral sources to hospice and palliative care services. Candidates that apply must have a excellent work history and excellent verbal and written skills.
The Nurse Practitioner will be eligible for a very competitive compensation package that includes salary, employer paid health care coverage, retirement, and a full spectrum of benefits. Candidates interested in applying must be licensed as an Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner in the State of Arizona.
As the area's only non-profit hospice, Hospice of Yuma has served the community since 1981, providing compassionate care for terminally ill patients and their families. We focus on helping patients and families cope with what they fear most about dying - being in pain, being alone, and losing control. For patients, hospice care offers emotional and spiritual support and state-of-the-art medical ca...re, tailored to the patient's wishes to remain at home, as pain free and comfortable as possible.Hospice of Yuma has a 33 year history of being the premiere provider of end-of-life services in the community.