Current Job Openings

With Montgomery Hospice, you are in the company of people committed to compassionate care and support for patients, families and the community at large. We are always interested in hearing from people interested in our mission and approach to care.

Apply for any of these openings by one of two ways:

  • By clicking the corresponding "Apply" link and attaching your resume to the email message
  • By downloading our employment application and submitting it by fax (301-921-4433), by mail or in person to our office.

    (Note: copies of the employment application can be picked up at our office.) 

  • Office address: 1355 Piccard Drive Suite 100 Rockville MD 20850
    Hours: 8:30 to 4:30 pm, Monday - Friday

 

Montgomery Hospice Current Job Openings:

 

Nursing Services

Visit Nurse / APPLY

  • Status: Part Time
  • Benefits Eligible: Yes
  • Type: Company Employee
  • Category: Nursing
  • Schedule:  Overnight: Monday - Friday, every other week from 12:30am to 8:30am  OR Monday - Friday, every week from 12:30am to 8:30am

Position Summary:


Responsible for providing patient care services. Makes planned and unplanned visits as assigned. Responsible for implementing plan of care consistent with standards of practice. May assess patients and families who request admission to Montgomery Hospice to determine appropriateness for admission to hospice.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Make planned and unplanned visits to current hospice patients.
  • Ensures implementation of the plan of care.
  • Develops effective working relationships with representatives from other agencies who provide services for assigned patients.
  • Provides nursing services to hospice patients by effectively solving problems using critical thinking skills and able to demonstrate proficiency in anticipating symptom management needs.
  • Provides initial assessment of hospice patients by coordinating with other disciplines as appropriate.
  • Completes all documentation within agency guidelines and in accordance with agency guidelines.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Graduation from an accredited nursing program. B.S.N preferred.
  • Current State of Maryland Nursing License. CHPN preferred.
  • Two years of recent clinical experience, preferably with critical care or previous experience in a hospice or homecare program.
  • Requires strong critical thinking skills and EMR experience.
  • Possess excellent verbal and written communication skills, and be able to communicate effectively with patients and families under stress.

Casey House

Hospice Nurse / APPLY

  • Status: Full Time/ Part Time (Depending on Schedule)
  • Benefits Eligible: Yes
  • Type: Company Employee
  • Category: Nursing
  • Schedule: Overnight: 7:00pm - 7:00am (Sunday, Wednesday & Thursday)

Position Summary:

Functions as a member of an interdisciplinary team, provides nursing care to provide symptom management and emotional support in an inpatient setting, addressing physical, psychosocial and spiritual aspects of care. Formulates and implement the nursing plan of care that is consistent with the standards and practices. Requires availability for 12-hour shifts (7p-7a). Extensive orientation for acute care hospice nursing but must be flexible and available for multiple shifts per month. 

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provides skilled nursing care for all Casey House patients by performing a thorough assessment of patient's physical needs using effective nursing skills and judgment.
  • Ability to manage pain and control symptoms.
  • Identifies learning needs of patients/ family, teaching proper drug scheduling, personal care skills, including cares of the dying patients, the disease process and effects and side effects of medications.
  • Accurately administers prescribed medications, both routine, and PRN as indicated by patient assessment.
  • Performs specific treatments as ordered by the physician.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Graduation from an accredited nursing program. B.S.N preferred.
  • Current State of Maryland Nursing License. CHPN preferred
  • Minimum one year of recent clinical nursing experience in medical-surgical, oncology or critical care environment. Previous hospice experience strongly preferred.
  • Possess excellent verbal and written communication skills, and be able to communicate effectively with patients and families under stress.

 

Dietitian Consultant / APPLY

  • Status: Consultant
  • Benefits Eligible: NO
  • Type: Consultant
  • Schedule: As Needed

Position Summary

The Consultant Dietitian shall provide the Facility with professional consultation in accordance with the State regulations, dietetic standards of practice, and her own professional judgment.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Reports directly to the Director of Casey House
  • Advises the Director of Casey House of recommendations. Plans for implementation and continuing assessment through dated signed reports which are retained by the Director of Casey House for follow-up and evaluation of performance.
  • The Consultant Dietitian may be invited to a Hospice Interdisciplinary Team Meeting.
  • Provides nutritional counseling as ordered by physicians, requested by the staff or residents.
  • Advises the Food Service Department in planning in-service programs and training with Casey House staff as necessary
  • Reviews the revision of the seasonal cycle menus, and plans and approves the menu system containing all therapeutic and modified diets.
  • Submits a copy of current state license, ADA Registration, malpractice insurance and Workman’s Compensation coverage and agrees to a complete Criminal Background check at the facility’s expense.
  • The facility will provide the Consultant Dietitian with a Form 1099 for each year in which work was completed.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • The Consultant Dietitian meets the American Dietetics Association’s standards for qualifications as a Registered Dietitian   possesses a valid Maryland state License.
  • One year experience in the food service industry.

 

Complementary Therapies

There are currently no Complementary Therapies positions available.

 

Counseling Services

There are currently no Counseling Services positions available.

 

Administrative

There are currently no Administrative positions available.

 

Prince George's Hospice Current Job Openings:

Registered Nurse: Case Manager / APPLY

  • Status: Full Time
  • Benefits Eligible: Yes
  • Type: Company Employee
  • Category: Nursing
  • Schedule:  Monday – Friday: 8:30am to 5:00pm

Position Summary:


Functioning as a member of an interdisciplinary team, responsible for providing case management and primary nursing care to assigned patients and formulating and implementing nursing plan of care consistent with standards of practice. Reports to Clinical Manager for Prince George’s Hospice.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provides case management for hospice patients.
  • Assesses, plans, implements and evaluates nursing plans of care for assigned caseload on a weekly basis.
  • Provides primary nursing services for assigned patients.
  • Actively participates in and supports the interdisciplinary plan of care
  • Serves as contact person of the day, alternating with other team members.
  • Completes all documentation within agency guidelines and in accordance with agency standards.
  • Maintains contact with primary physicians in accordance with agency policies and in keeping with physician’s request.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Current State of Maryland Nursing License. CHPN preferred.
  • Two years of recent clinical experience, preferably with critical care or previous experience in a hospice or an end of life program.
  • Experience in Oncology or Intensive Care is highly recommended
  • Requires strong critical thinking skills and EMR experience.
  • Bilingual in French and/or Spanish is highly recommended.

 

Montgomery Hospice is an equal opportunity employer and always employs qualified individuals based upon job-related qualifications regardless of race, religion, color, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, marital status or any other classification proscribed under applicable federal, state or local laws.

Montgomery Hospice complies with the law regarding reasonable accommodation for disabled employees. Applicants requiring accommodation in order to participate in the interview process are requested to contact the Human Resources Department in order to arrange such accommodations.

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