The Hospice Nurse Practitioner provides medical care to patients of all ages with a focus on health promotion and disease prevention. Duties include history and physical exams, diagnosis and treatment of medical problems, ordering and interpretation of diagnostic and laboratory tests, education and counseling of individuals, families and groups, and completion of health care examinations. The Hospice Nurse Practitioner participates in the care of the hopsice patient in an independent and interdependent role, under the supervision of the Medical Director, by collaborating with one or more physicians, and may function in the role of Hospice Attending Physician if selected by the patient at the time of admission.
Are you in search of a new career opportunity where you are the connection? If so, now is the time to choose Encompass Health as your employer. The Home Health & Hospice division of Encompass Health is hiring!
As a national leader across home health, hospice, and inpatient rehabilitation hospitals, Encompass Health is consistently ranked as a top best-place-to-work in the communities we serve. Our philosophy of delivering a better way to care exemplifies our commitment to quality, compassionate care for our patients, all while fostering a unique culture that is compassionate and collaborative.
Ever-mindful of the need for employees to care for themselves and their families, Encompass Health offers benefits that encourage lifestyle choices that keep you healthy and happy. Subject to employee eligibility, some benefits, tools, and resources include: