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Hospice Liaison, RN
Full-Time, Days, 8am-4:30pm, Monday-Friday
Quakertown, PA 18951

Grand View Health, which includes Bucks County's first hospital, has provided residents of Bucks and Montgomery counties with comprehensive healthcare services since 1913. Now a century strong, Grand View offers a range of inpatient and outpatient care, particularly emphasizing the areas of surgery and orthopedics, women's and children's health, heart and vascular care, and cancer treatment. Our colleagues enjoy the best of both worlds by working for a high-quality, low-cost healthcare provider in a collaborative, community environment. Help us build this new era of wellness and lead our community to a healthier future.
 

Responsibilities

Under general direction of the Hospice Manager, the Hospice Liaison receives referrals from Grand View Health for patients referred from GVH physicians for hospice care. The Hospice Liaison participates in the development of patient's plan of care and coordination of the discharge plan, including discharge instructions, equipment and medications. The Hospice Liaison demonstrates  competent knowledge and skills to ensure assessment of care of patients served: pediatric, adolescents, adults and geriatrics. Will be able to provide direct patient care as well.
 

Qualifications

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

  • BSN preferred.
  • Over 1 to 3 years, 1 year med/surg and 1 year hospice required.


SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Demonstrated written communication skills.
  • Strong verbal communication and listening skills.
  • Effective interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work as part of a team.
  • Excellent organizational skills.
  • Ability to simultaneously handle multiple priorities.
  • Demonstrated problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to make quality, independent decisions.


LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS:

  • Registered Nurse in PA – licensed, upon hire, required.
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) upon hire required.
  • Driver's license – PA, upon hire, required.
  • Car insurance/registration upon hire required.
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