Blue Ridge Hospice


 

Current Openings | Benefits | Application | Send Resume Via Email

Careers at Blue Ridge Hospice

Blue Ridge Hospice has been the exclusive provider of licensed hospice care to people in a eight-county area since 1981. A private, non-profit, community-based organization, Blue Ridge Hospice is licensed by the Commonwealth of Virginia and certified by Medicare/Medicaid to provide hospice and home heath services. We are accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO). Included in our services is a free-standing, 8-bed residential center.Our location near the Blue Ridge Mountains in Virginia offers a wide range of living choices, easy access to Washington, D.C., and all the amenities of the Northern Virginia Area including first-rate schools, cultural activities, and the pleasures of country and/or suburban environments.

We offer an excellent benefits package (PDF/37k)

Join Our Team!

 

For confidential consideration, please send completed employment application and/or resume with cover letter to:

Blue Ridge Hospice
Attn: Ellen Hicks
333 West Cork Street, Suite 405
Winchester, Virginia 22601

Email: ehicks@blueridgehospice.org
Voice:  (800) 238-5678 or (540) 536-5210
Fax:    (540) 504-7175

Blue Ridge Hospice is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment is contingent upon successful completion of background investigation and pre-employment drug screen.

 

 Back to Top

 The following employment opportunities are available: 

Hospice Physician– (Full Time or Part Time)

  • • Responsibility for the medical care and treatment of patients rendered by the hospice interdisciplinary team (IDT)
  • • Consults and cooperates with the patient’s attending physicians
  • • Provides direction and guidance to the staff/volunteers of IDT to assure the maintenance of quality standards of care for patients and families
  • • Actively participates in the clinical education and training for hospice patient care
  • • Knowledge of the principles and practice of primary medical care with at least a working knowledge of oncology
  • • Knowledge of palliative medicine, with particular emphasis on controlling symptoms associated with terminal illness
  • • Registration with the Drug Enforcement Agency to write scheduled prescriptions
  • • Doctor of Medicine licensed to practice in Virginia
  • • Demonstrated leadership skills with emphasis on teamwork and collaboration

 

RN On Call - (Full Time & Part Time)

  • • Provides telephone triage symptom management and focused home visits 
  • • Requires the ability to drive throughout service area
  • • Willingness to work either evening or night shift & rotating weekends
  • • Current RN state license required with a minimum of 2 years acute care experience
  • • Previous hospice experienced preferred
  • • Must have excellent assessment and problem solving skills
  • • Ability to work within an interdisciplinary team setting
  • • Must be familiar with general use and functions of the computer

 

Reliable transportation required. Background check and drug testing required at time of hire.

Blue Ridge Hospice is an Equal Opportunity Employer

 

 Back to Top