EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

Thank you for your interest in Talbot Hospice! Resumes and applications are accepted on an ongoing basis as we are always looking for exceptional individuals to join our outstanding team of professionals. Talbot Hospice is an equal opportunity employer. Please send your letter of inquiry with resume and application to tcorbin@talbothospice.org or 586 Cynwood Drive, Easton, Maryland, 21601, Attention: Human Resources.
Currently, the following employment opportunities are available:


FULL TIME RN PALLIATIVE CARE COORDINATOR

Seeking RN to oversee and develop the new Community-Based Palliative Care Program. Provides oversight, leadership and coordination in the planning, organization, communication, and evaluation of all activities of the program. Responsible for program development, data review, medical record review, scheduling, and will supervise members of the palliative care team. Responsible for all referral and intake activities, insurance verification, and scheduling of visits. Works closely with CRNP. Ensures clinical records are accurate and complete. Monitors and tracks patients and information with the EMR and other databases. Reviews documentation, analyzes metrics and patient outcomes, and submits required data to Medicare (MIPPS) and other regulatory agencies/registries as required to ensure compliance. Works with contracted billing service, produces monthly reports.  Conducts audits for adherence to program and initiatives. Develops processes and policies for Palliative Care Program.


FULL TIME HOSPICE RN (40 hours per wk, some weekend responsibilities)

Want to make a difference and work with a great team? Talbot Hospice is seeking a Full-time Hospice RN to provide care and support to terminally ill patients. The RN, as part of the Interdisciplinary Team, plans, organizes, directs and provides hospice care to maintain the comfort and quality of life for Hospice patients and families. Helps to develop the plan of care, collaborates with community providers and team members, incorporates palliative nursing actions, and participates in on-call duties. Must have a compassionate nature, keen nursing assessment skill, excellent interpersonal skills and understands the value of end-of-life care.

Qualifications: Graduate of an accredited school of nursing, current licensure in Maryland with 1-2 years of recent acute care experience in an institutional setting, and one to two years of recent experience in home care. Bachelor’s degree, with hospice care experience and CHPN preferred.

Please send resume & cover letter to:
Traci Corbin at tcorbin@talbothospice.org
586 Cynwood Drive, Easton, MD  21601

 


SOCIAL WORKER  MSW required (LCSW or LCSW-C)   
Part-time/PRN/possibly Full-time
Talbot Hospice is seeking a social worker to assist with the Bereavement Department and/or work with the interdisciplinary team for hospice patients. Assesses the psycho-social status of patients and families/caregivers related to the patient's terminal illness and the environment and communicates findings to IDT members. Completes initial and ongoing comprehensive assessments as patient/family needs change. Provides grief support and counseling for bereaved clients and families. Coordinates/completes assessments of clients, families for emotional, spiritual, bereavement needs and develops an individualized plan of care. Assists with and leads support groups.

 


MUSIC THERAPIST
Talbot Hospice is accepting applications for a board certified music therapist to provide services to patients in their home and at our Hospice House on Cynwood Drive 4-8 hours per week. Must have the ability to evaluate a patient’s cognitive and motor skills and response to music stimuli. Utilization of various music techniques and materials required such as playing instruments, singing and improvisation. Individual will provide services in accordance with the hospice plan of care. Previous hands-on experience with the elderly and/or infirmed preferred. This position is considered an independent contractor.