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 to Talbot Hospice, Attention: Human Resources, 586 Cynwood Drive, Easton, Maryland, 21601.
Currently, the following employment opportunities are available:

CNA (Certified Nursing Assistant)

We are looking for CNAs for Hospice Homecare and our Hospice House.

We are accepting applications for CNAs with 3 or more years of experience.

We are looking for one CNA to work in homecare part-time 3 days a week, includes some benefits. Homecare experience preferred.

We have per diem weekend hours and fill-in shifts available for caregivers for our 12-bed Hospice House.

Qualifications include current Maryland Board CNA licensure, previous experience in hospice or assisted living facility and a desire to make a difference in our patients’ lives. Must be able to work weekends.

Interested applicants should complete an application and send with a resume to tcorbin@talbothospice.org 

 

 


Registered Nurse-Part-time or Per Diem

We are accepting applications for RN’s for Hospice Care 

(Part-time or Per Diem)

An Opportunity to bring your Heart to work. 

Talbot Hospice is growing!  Do you long for an opportunity to spend quality time with your patients?  Do you enjoy working with an interdisciplinary team to help patients achieve comfort and focus on what is important to them in their end of life?

RN is responsible for identifying patient / family care needs, and for providing nursing and supportive care for the terminally ill patient and their families. Visits may be in a home or facility (Assisted Living, Nursing Home) Our nurses provide comprehensive care wherever someone calls home.

Requirements:

One to two years of recent acute care or one to two years of recent experience in home care. Current RN licensure in State of Maryland

Bachelor’s degree, hospice care experience preferred

Must have Valid Driver’s License

Reliable automobile insured in accordance with policy requirements.

Excellent verbal and written communication skills, problem-solving skills, exemplary customer service   philosophy and demonstrated compassion for end-of-life care.

Work environment includes spending a large portion of day in the field visiting patients.

Please send cover letter and resume to: tcorbin@talbothospice.org,

or mail to: Talbot Hospice Attn: Traci Corbin, 586 Cynwood Dr, Easton, MD 21601.

 


CNA/CMT POSITIONS

Talbot Hospice is accepting applications for dually licensed CNA/CMTs (Certified Nursing Assistant and Certified Medication Technician) to work in our 12-bed Hospice House. All positions require every other weekend rotations. Must have BOTH current CNA & CMT certifications.

Job Summary: 

The Hospice aide is a paraprofessional member of the IDT group who works under the supervision of a registered nurse and performs various services for patients to meet their personal needs and to promote comfort. The hospice aide is responsible for observing the patient, reporting these observations and documenting observations and care performed. Administers medications as per state regulations and licensure.

Requirements
1. Dual CNA licensure and Certified Medication Technician (CMT) licensure and meets the training requirements of the State.
2. At least 18 years of age with patient care experience.
3. Demonstrated knowledge and skills, necessary to provide patient care. Previous experience caring for patients in LTC or previous hospice desired.
4. Must understand job assignments and be able to complete them with confidence, maintaining the highest standards of care.
5. Must follow instructions and meet changing conditions in a professional manner.


CRNP- Palliative Care/Hospice

Nurse Practitioner for Palliative Care:  Part-time 16- 20 hours per week (Weekdays)

Talbot Hospice is searching for a part-time practitioner for our Community Home-based Palliative Care Program. The Palliative Nurse Practitioner provides expertise in a consultative role to patients with advanced disease requiring palliative services in accordance with state specific nurse practice law. The Nurse Practitioner collaborates with the medical director, attending physician, specialists and non-physician providers as applicable for the purpose of coordination of care to effectively meet the medical, psychological and spiritual needs of the patient. This enables patients to live life as fully and comfortably as possible in an atmosphere where patients and families are able to share their thoughts, hopes and concerns. Patients will be served in the home setting, Nursing Home and Assisted Living Facilities. The patient population included on service consists of patients greater than 18 years of age, who are living with and suffering from symptoms caused by serious chronic illnesses.

The Eastern Shore is a great location to live and work! It is extremely rewarding to be able to go into the patient's environment and help them during this phase of life. Be a part of our team making a difference. Help us grow our Palliative Care Program!

Opportunities may extend to Hospice Care in the future.

The Ideal Candidate Will Have:

Hospice, palliative, and/or end-of-life care (EoLC) is preferred, not required.

Three (3) or more years of experience practicing as a Nurse Practitioner is preferred.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Master of Science degree with completion of an accredited Nurse Practitioner Program required.

Current state licensure as a Nurse Practitioner required

Current state licensure as a Registered Nurse required

Current BLS certification or obtained prior to providing direct patient care is required

Palliative care experience preferred, not required

DEA and CDS eligible


Social Worker/Bereavement

We are accepting applications for a Full-Time Social Worker for Hospice and Bereavement.

This is a great opportunity to work with a strong interdisciplinary Team. Hospice Social workers will assess the psychosocial status of patients and families/caregivers related to the patient's terminal illness and environment, completes initial and ongoing comprehensive assessments, as patient/family needs change. Carries out social evaluations, including family dynamics, caregiver abilities, and communication patterns. Provides support and counseling to hospice patients and families to assist with coping skills at End of Life. 

QUALIFICATIONS
1.    Master’s degree (MSW) from a School of Social Work accredited by the Council on Social Work Education; Maryland license at the LCSW or LSCW-C               level. Meets personnel qualifications stated in §418.114(b)(3) of Medicare Conditions of Participation.
2.    Minimum of one (1) year's experience in health care, hospice experience preferred.   Understands hospice philosophy, and issues of death/dying.
3.    Experience in hospice care preferred.
4.    Demonstrates good verbal and written communication, and organization skills.  General Computer skills.
5.    Must be a licensed driver with an automobile that is insured in accordance with state or organization requirements and is in good working order.

Please send cover letter and resume to tcorbin@talbothospice.org, 
or mail to Talbot Hospice Attn: Traci Corbin,
586 Cynwood Dr, Easton, MD 21601.