Posted: Tuesday, March 14, 2017 6:11 PM
- Master's Degree
- NP - Nurse Practitioner
- RN - Registered Nurse
- 1 Year of Experience Required
- Hospice of Northeast Georgia Medical Center(NGMC) is offering an exciting opportunity for a Nurse Practitioner!OurNPsplays an important role in the services that we provide and if you are an energetic NP who is passionate about providing the highest quality of nursing care to your patients; this is the job for you!
Responsibilities for theNurse Practitionerinclude:
Assessing and admitting patients to the services of Hospice of NGMC
Collaborating with attending physician to develop and implement the appropriate plan of care
Providing and supervising the care that is given to patients and their families, ensuring that it is delivered in a manner that preserves and protects the patient's autonomy, dignity and rights
Coordinating all aspects of care for patients and their families through communication with appropriate members of our interdisciplinary team as well as various community agencies/resources as indicated
Hospice of Northeast Georgia Medical Centeris committed to improving and supporting the highest quality of life for our patients in all that we do.WeprovideHospiceservices to thirteen counties in Northeast Georgia and, on a daily basis, have an average of 130 patients in our care.Using what is considered to be the model for quality, compassionate care at the end of life, we offer a team-oriented approach to providing expert medical care, pain and symptom management and emotional and spiritual support. Care is provided with respectful compassion to our patients in their home and members of the care team includes the patient's physician, RNs, social workers, bereavement counselors, personal care aides as well as others. Complementary services such as music, therapeutic massage and pet therapy is used to help create an environment that supports patients in finding or maintaining a sense of meaning and peace while living with a life threatening illness. When you join ourHospiceteam, you join a team that really loves what they do!
Hospice of NGMCis part ofNortheast Georgia Health Systemwhich is listed as one ofMetro Atlanta's Top Workplacesfor the fourth year in a row, is one ofAmerica's 50 Best Hospitalsaccording to Healthgrades and has been named toTruven Healthcare's list of the nation's100 Top Hospitals.Located just 45 minutes north of Atlanta, Gainesville is a thriving community that offers a year round outdoor lifestyle with easy access to big city entertainment.
Applicants to this position must have a current NP license as well as minimum of two years of recent experience as aRN/NPin a hospital based setting providing care to adults.
• Location: Athens
• Post ID: 52747292 athensga