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Employment

Longleaf Hospice selects employees based on how well an applicant’s qualifications match the requirements of an open position. We look closely at the job-related education, work history and experience, proven skills, and other relevant factors included in the application. We retain completed applications on file for 60 days. If you would like to be considered for other posted positions and have a completed application, please submit a letter of interest for the particular position to Terrie.Lang@longleafhospice.com. Longleaf Hospice offers a generous compensation package for full time employment which includes medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurance in addition to participation in a 401k plan and paid vacation and holidays.

Open Positions

Hospice Certified Nurse Aides-two open position

Job Title: Hospice Certified Nurse Aides
Reports To: Director of Clinical Services
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
Hours: Flexible hours including day/night shifts and weekends
Home office location: Atlanta, GA

SUMMARY:

Longleaf Hospice is growing, growing, growing and we need two exceptional per diem CNA’s to join our wonderful team. Come help our patients have more good days!

Qualifications:

  • A person who has successfully completed a state established or other training program that meets the requirements of S 484.36(a) and a competency evaluation program, or state licensure program that meets the requirements of S 484.36(b), or a competency evaluation program or state licensure program that meets the requirements of 42 CFR § 484.36(b).
  • Good verbal and written communication and problem solving skills.
  • Responsible valid driver’s license. Reliable, insured, automobile for making home visits required.

Responsibilities:

Performing personal care needs after given a patient’s assignment and attending to his/her requests promptly. If unable to perform a certain task, report to the primary care nurse immediately.

  • Meeting safety needs of patient and using equipment safely and properly.
  • Giving personal care including baths, back rubs, oral hygiene, shampoos and changing bed linens as often as assigned.
  • Assisting in dressing and undressing patients as assigned.
  • Planning and preparing nutritious meals
  • Assisting in feeding the patient as assigned.
  • Providing proper care and observation of patient’s skin to prevent breakdown of tissue over bony prominence.
  • Reporting on patient’s condition and significant changes to the assigned RN Case Manager.
  • Assisting in ambulation and exercise as instructed by the Plan of Care or therapist.
  • Offering and assisting with bedpans and urinals. Providing assistance as assigned with light laundry needs.
  • Performing range of motion and other simple procedures as an extensional therapy service as ordered with appropriate completed/demonstrated skills competency.
  • Providing respite for patient’s/family/caregiver when on-site, as appropriate.
  • Keeping patient’s living area clean and orderly, as assigned.
  • Adhering to the organization’s documentation and care procedures and standards of personal and professional conduct.
  • Respectful of patient/family/caregiver environment and patient’s personal needs.
  • Reports to the Director of Clinical Services
  • Supervised by the RN.


All Employees agree to adhere to the mission, vision and guiding principles of Longleaf Hospice

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Team Support

Job Title: Team Support
Reports To: Clinical Director
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
Hours: Full-time Monday-Friday 8:30am-5:00pm
Home office location: Covington, GA

SUMMARY:

This team support position operates in collaboration with the administrative team and clinical staff in preparing documents for the IDG meetings as well as support for the executive team.

This position will oversee all information required to maintain state and federal requirements related to patient medical records. He/she works closely with the Clinical Director in obtaining department goals and objectives while supporting daily administrative needs of the organization.

Qualifications:

  • Three or more years professional work experience; hospice experience preferred
  • High level of interpersonal skills to handle sensitive and confidential situations.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Professional appearance and telephone manner.
  • Extensive computer and database experience, with proficiency in MS Word, Excel, Power Point, the Internet and mail merges.
  • Must be able to prioritize duties daily in response to rapidly changing patient care needs. Ability to utilize outstanding customer service skills.

Responsibilities:

  • Coordinates and schedules Certified Nurse Aide visits.
  • Answers and routes telephone calls to the appropriate team member.
  • Coordinates communication among team members and provides information or relays messages to patients and team members.
  • Collaborates within the interdisciplinary team setting as well as independently with minimal supervision.
  • Monitors unassigned, missed and declined visits for rescheduling.
  • Updates clinical assignments daily.
  • Participates in all staff morning call.
  • Coordinates with the Nurse Practitioner to schedule face to face visits for recertification of hospice appropriate services
  • Completes workflow in the electronic medical record as assigned.
  • Prepares, sends and distributes faxes.
  • Scans documentation into the patient’s electronic medical record.
  • Maintains office supplies and general office condition in an orderly manner.
  • Collaborates with the Clinical Director to verify all orders and plans of care are properly authorized by the Medical Director in a timely manner in accordance with federal and state regulations.
  • Checks par levels, maintains stock and orders Medical Supplies.
  • Mails out acknowledgement letter of receipt of donations on behalf of the Longleaf Hospice Foundation. Maintains communication log.
  • Places DME orders when directed by clinical staff.
  • Works as a member of special or ongoing projects and other related duties as assigned by the Clinical Director or Administrator.


All Employees agree to adhere to the mission, vision and guiding principles of Longleaf Hospice

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