Hospice Nurse, RN - Roanoke based - Sign on bonus eligible

Roanoke, VA, US, 24016

Job Summary

Carilion Clinic Hospice Services is seeking a full time Hospice Nurse, RN, for our Roanoke based Hospice office located at 1615 Franklin Road in Roanoke, VA.  Position would be primary on-call nurse for patient visits from 4:30pm to 8am weekdays Monday-Thursday. Seeing patients at the end of life, completing in home visits and admissions. Will work independently in a variety of home settings. No case management.

This position will serve as nurse on-call within Hospice requiring the ability to multi-task, prioritize, and evaluate patient/caregiver needs. Makes visits in patients' homes, hospitals, nursing homes, and adult care centers. Provides support to other staff. Works collaboratively with all team members ensuring complete handoff of information.
•    Supervises Hospice LPNs and CNAs as assigned.  May supervise hospice volunteers and students from approved schools. Is directly supervised by Hospice Manager. Indirectly is supervised by Director.
•    Should have basic knowledge of age/growth and development tasks and should be prepared to provide care to patients of all ages.  

Make the most of your clinical skills at an organization that has earned numerous awards for clinical excellence. Based in Roanoke, VA, our community-based health care organization encompasses a comprehensive network of hospitals, primary and specialty physician practices, and other complementary services.

Play an important role with a regional leader that inspires better health through compassionate care, medical education and research, and neighborhood outreach. Realize the advantages of advancing your career with an organization where you can expect supportive leadership, state-of-the-art technological resources, inter-professional teamwork, and innovative learning.

Minimum Qualifications

Education: Must be a graduate of an approved school of professional nursing/RN program.

Experience: Must have a mimimum of one year experience in hospice, home health,  oncology, or medical surgical nursing.

Licensure/Certification: Must have a current valid Virginia RN license.  Must have valid driver's license, automobile insurance and personal vehicle for making home visits.

Other: Must have a clear criminal records check as approved through the Virginia State Police criminal record exchange and found to be  free from barrier crimes.

Our Values

Below are our core values that we strive to embody and expect of all our team members:

Collaboration: Working together with purpose to achieve shared goals.

Commitment:  Unwavering in our quest for exceptional quality and service.

Compassion:  Putting heart into everything we do.

Courage:  Doing what’s right for our patients without question.

Curiosity:  Fostering creativity and innovation in our pursuit of excellence.


Requisition Number: 79257 
Employment Status: Full time 
Location: Carilion Clinic Hospice 
Shift: Evening/Night 
Shift Details: Full Time, on call starting 4:30pm to 8am, Monday-Thursday.
Recruiter Phone: 540-983-4036 
Recruiter Email: WDShell@carilionclinic.org
For more information, contact the HR Service Center at 1-800-599-2537.

This is Carilion Clinic ...

An organization where innovation happens, collaboration is expected and ideas are valued. A not-for-profit, mission-driven health system built on progress and partnerships. A courageous team that is always learning, never discouraged and forever curious.

Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., you will find a robust system of award winning
hospitals, Level 1 and 3 trauma centers, Level 3 NICU, Institute of Orthopedics and Neurosciences, multi-specialty physician practices, and The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute.

Carilion is where you can make your own path, make new discoveries and, most importantly, make a difference. Here, in a place where the air is clean, people are kind and life is good. Make your tomorrow with us.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Carilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace.


Nearest Major Market: Roanoke

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