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Citrus Valley Health Partners

General Information


Job title: Manager, Palliative Care
Job location: West Covina, CA 91723 United States
Requisition code: 40.86355-1-06638
Date posted: 05/12/13
Job type: Full-Time
Compensation: We offer competitive compensation and benefits in a supportive work environment.

Job Classification

Job Category:Management Nurse
Nurse Practitioner
Registered Nurse Manager

Job Description

Job description:
Delivering world-class health care to our community,
one patient at a time...

At Citrus Valley Health Partners our family of dedicated nurses and other health care professionals live out a mission to heal people in body, mind and spirit. With services ranging from family-centered maternity care and high level neonatal care to technologically advanced cardiac services and an innovative palliative care program, our work touches people at every stage of their lives. Citrus Valley Health Partners is about caring for our community and caring about our employees by giving them the opportunity to make a difference every day.

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Manager, Palliative Care

Working in collaboration with the Chief Patient Support Operations Officer, the Manager of Palliative Care is responsible for the oversight of the provision of palliative care to patients in the hospital and patients receiving palliative care post discharge. Works in a consultative manner with multidisciplinary care team to address pain and symptom management, advanced planning, emotional support, and guidance on the goals of care. Provides education and information on palliative care issues to patients/families/caregivers; actively participates in multicultural palliative education of health care professionals; provides additional, culturally competent psychosocial support to the patient/family/caregiver; and provides proactive intervention within the physician's plan of care to help the patient/family/caregiver with end of life care options and resources. This is a working manager position with manager seeing patients and cross covering for nurses. In addition, contributes to the smooth team functioning of the department as a member of the patient care team.

Job Requirements

Education, training, experience:
Qualified candidate will have a current CA RN license, BLS certification, 2+ years experience in a leadership position, 2+ years as a nurse in palliative care, and a BSN. Masters or NP is preferred. Bilingual in Spanish and computer skills are preferred. Excellent customer service skills required. Must have a valid current driver’s license. CHPN credential (Certified Hospice and Palliative Nurse) is required within three months of hire. Weekend and/or Holiday Rotation may be required.
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