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Hospice Staff Educator

VNA Care
Southborough, Massachusetts, United States
28 days ago

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Hospice Staff Educator

Functions & Responsibilities:

· Assists in the planning, coordination, implementation and evaluation of the Hospice orientation programs, making appropriate recommendations and/or revisions.

· Serves as a clinical resource for all Hospice field staff and preceptors offering direction, consultation and orientation to new procedures and equipment as the need arises.

· Performs on-site support and orientation to all Hospice field staff concerning general skill competency based on individual position descriptions.

· Assists the Quality & Compliance Manager in identifying and meeting the needs for ongoing educational programs, based on the learning needs assessment and other internal indicators.

· Participates in providing direct Hospice staff training in the office and in patient’s homes utilizing innovative techniques to disseminate information to staff and ensure staff competency.

· Serves as a resource to Network’s Hospice staff in planning educational programs.

· Demonstrates the ability to make decisions independently recognizes complex situations and is able to identify key or underlying issues for problem resolution.

· Adheres to professional standards of practice and Hospice policies and procedures that reflect quality care and supports reimbursement.

· Attends educational programs and in-services to meet Hospice service needs and to develop professional growth.

· Demonstrates flexibility to meet agency needs.

· Participates in Hospice and other related committees as requested.

· Upholds the compliance objectives and policies and procedures of the Foundation and Subsidiaries.

· Performs other related duties of a similar nature and complexity as directed.



Requirements

Education:

· RN with Bachelor of Science in nursing or related field preferred.

· Licensed to practice in Massachusetts.

Experience:

· Minimum of 2 years of Hospice nursing experience required.

· Knowledge of Joint Commission regulations and the Medicare Conditions of Participation for Hospice required.

· Minimum of 1 year experience in an educational role preferred.

· Experience in the development, implementation and evaluation of education programs for health care professionals preferred.

Job Information

  • Job ID: 58805823
  • Location:
    Southborough, Massachusetts, United States
    Southborough, Massachusetts, United States
  • Position Title: Hospice Staff Educator
  • Company Name: VNA Care
  • Job Function: HomeCare Trainer
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Job Duration: 2-4 Weeks
  • Min Education: BA/BS/Undergraduate
  • Min Experience: 1-2 Years
  • Required Travel: 10-25%

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