Current Openings

Hospice RN - Per-diem/Per-Visit

Job Summary:  As a member of the interdisciplinary team, the Hospice RN works under the direct supervision of the Hospice and Palliative Care Director. The Hospice RN will coordinate nursing assessment, planning and care in order to maximize the comfort and health of patients and their families. S/he is responsible for identifying patient/family needs and providing supportive care and appropriate services, in accordance with the plan of care, maintains up-to-date electronic patient records.

Job Requirements:  Current RN MA Licensure. Minimum of 2 years of Hospice and Homecare experience required, 2 years medical/surgical, sub-acute experience preferred. Currently holds a valid driver’s license. Must be flexible to make home care visits as agency needs. Required on call rotation for weekends and evenings - Full-time Employee's Ability to learn and be proficient with required documentation software using agency electronic device.

Physical Therapist and Occupational Therapist - Per-diem/Per-Visit

Job Summary:  Provide skilled physical therapy and occupational therapy in accordance with the physician’s plan of care. Provide a one-on-one patient experience, treating patients to develop and restore function and maintain maximum performance using appropriate physical therapy and occupational therapy treatments, modalities and procedures as stated in the physical therapy and occupational therapy plan of care.

Job Requirements:

Current PT or OT MA Licensure

1 to 2 years of Homecare experience preferred

Must currently hold a valid Driver’s License

Excellent communication verbal and written skills

Excellent time management and interpersonal skills

Must be detail-oriented and a team-player

Ability to learn and be proficient with required documentation software (Home Care Home Base) using agency electronic device.

On Call Homecare/Hospice Registered Nurse

Job Summary:  Weekly schedule will be Monday through Friday from 4:30pm to 8:00am. The evenings to be covered are Monday night through Wednesday night ending at 8:00am Thursday morning. The right candidate will provide on-call services for agency home health and hospice patients as received through the answering service. Triage calls and determine if visit is needed to be made after discussion with patient or patient family. Report to scheduled evening/night visits or admissions. Keep ongoing log (as provided by Hospice Director) of all patient telephone calls and visits made during on call from 4:30pm to 8:00am. This is considered a weekly position and will be paid at a base weekly rate (minimum $240.00/week) plus differential for triaging calls and/or making home visits.

Job Requirements:  Current RN MA Licensure, Hospice experience, Home Health experience, valid driver's license, ability to learn and be proficient with required documentation software using agency electronic device.

Registered Dietician – Per-diem/Per-visit

Job Summary: Provides home visits for nutritional assessment consultation and medical nutrition therapy under the care of a physician. Provides patient and family education regarding nutrition for wellness and in disease management.

Job Requirements:  BS in related field. Current licensure as registered dietitian in the state of Massachusetts.  Five or more years of professional experience in nutrition. Minimum of one year of health experience. Demonstrated knowledge of the appropriate skills for communicating with individuals of all ages, especially the geriatric population.

Homecare RN – Full-time (32 to 40 hrs./week) and Per-diem/Per-Visit

Job Summary:  As a member of the interdisciplinary team, the Homecare RN works under the direct supervision of the Clinical Supervisor. The Homecare RN will coordinate nursing assessment, planning and care in order to maximize the health of patients, provide professional in-home nursing care to clients, assess and evaluate client's status by reviewing and implementing the plan of care and regularly re-evaluating the client's needs, administer medications and treatments as prescribed by the physician. Observe client for changes in condition and discuss changes with the client, caregiver, and attending physician

Job Requirements:  Current RN MA Licensure, 2 years home health nursing experience preferred (not required), 2 years of medical/surgical, sub-acute preferred (not required), currently holds a valid driver’s license, ability to learn and be proficient with required documentation software (Home Care Home Base) using agency electronic device.

Certified Home Health Aide/Certified Nurse Assistant – Per-Diem

Job Summary:  Provides personal care services such as; reading and recording temperature, pulse and respiration, maintaining a clean, safe and healthy environment, bathing, caring for nails and skin, oral hygiene, assists with self-administered medications, assists with Hoyer lift and other durable medical equipment.  Applies safety principles and proper body mechanics to the performance of specific techniques of personal and supportive care such as ambulation of patients, transferring patients, assisting with the normal range of motion and positioning and doing household chores. Performs homemaking and other environmental services that facilitate receiving sanitary and safe care at home. Observes, reports and documents change in patient status or expectations of service promptly to a supervisor or professional.

Job Requirements:  Required current MA Certified Home Health Aide Certification. MA Certified Nursing Assistant (Preferred but not necessary). One to two years’ experience required. Must have own reliable transportation. Must have valid driver’s license.

Salary: $14.00 - $16.00 per hour depending on experience

Home Health Speech Language Pathologist – Per-Diem

Job Summary:  Evaluates plans and administers comprehensive speech therapy modalities/regimens as prescribed by a physician to patients with speech, voice, and language, cognitive-communicative and oral-pharyngeal swallowing disorders in their place of residence for the purpose of improving and/or restoring speech and/or swallowing functions.

Job Requirements:  A person who has a master’s or doctoral degree in speech language pathology, and is licensed as a speech-language pathologist by the state of MA. One plus years of experience in Home Care preferred.

Benefits: Nashoba Nursing Service & Hospice offers full and prorated benefit packages depending on hours worked.

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Fax Number: 978-425-6671, Location: Shirley, MA

Compensation: Compensation based on experience and qualifications

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Nashoba Nursing Service & Hospice, 3 Patterson Road, Suite 3, Shirley, MA 01464

Under the auspices of Nashoba Associated Boards of Health. A Community Partnership since 1931, serving Middlesex and Worcester Counties, MA.