Hospice Liaison-RNFacility: Good Shepherd Hospice Location: Farmingdale, NY Department: Patient Access Category: Nursing / Nursing Leadership Schedule: Full Time Shift: Day shift Hours: 9-5 ReqNum: 6021127
Good Shepherd Hospice is a member of Catholic Health Services of Long Island and an integral part of the health care ministry of the Diocese of Rockville Centre.Our organization promotes the physical, emotional and spiritual well-being both of the person completing life's journey and their family members, providing comprehensive and compassionate end-of-life care of the highest quality. Good Shepherd helps patients and their families live each day fully, focusing on quality of life, control of symptoms and the things that matter to them the most.
Our team of professionals, caregivers and trained volunteers are dedicated to providing both medical and emotional support to patients and families. We currently employ more than 200 staff members and have a volunteer core of over 100 dedicated people.
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The Hospice Liaison is responsible for assessing, planning and developing referrals. This position will establish and maintain professional relationships with key physician groups and referral sources, as well as act as a liaison to referral sources on behalf of Catholic Home Care and Good Shepherd Hospice and identify potential opportunities for market growth and program expansion.
The ideal candidate will possess excellent interpersonal, marketing and customer service skills, and act in a professional and supportive manner at all times.
- Current and valid NY State license to practice as a Registered Nurse
- Minimum of one year acute care hospital experience required
- Proficient with Microsoft products
- Two years hospice experience preferred
- Bachelor's degree preferred