Positions Available

Compassionate Care Hospice
Portland, Maine

FMI: Casey Cuthbert-Allman

Hospice Program Director (Full Time)

Join our team! Compassionate Care Hospice is actively seeking a full time Hospice Program Director to join our growing New England program as we expand into the Portland, ME area.

A full-time Director is needed for establishing and operating a start-up location in Portland, ME. This is a unique opportunity to share your passion for end-of-life care with an established hospice organization committed to promoting and delivering compassionate care to patients and families facing end-of-life challenges.  The Director must have previous experience managing and growing a hospice program with a proven track record of success and will be responsible for overall management and direction of the program. They will act as an intricate part of our interdisciplinary team with their primary responsibility being to coordinate and manage the team and activities within the clinical program.

Responsibilities:

  • Ensuring that structure and systems promote interdisciplinary care and make sure that care is provided
  • Ensuring that there is adequate and appropriate staffing and available supportive services
  • Conducting program planning and preparation of an annual budget
  • Monitoring business operations to ensure financial stability
  • Managing conflicts and complaints and encouraging resolution
  • Assisting Professional and Community Liaisons with negotiating contracts for provision of services and assuring enforcement of the agreements
  • Overseeing the public relations program and marketing plan to increase community understanding, improve relations with physicians and other care clinicians and increase revenues

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Public Health or one of the hospice clinical disciplines or related field. Masters Degree preferred.
  • Minimum of two years experience in healthcare management
  • Minimum of three years hospice experience
  • Knowledge, experience and ability to effectively administrate a hospice
  • Able to market, negotiate, resolve conflicts and deal tactfully with the community
  • Knowledge of corporate business management preferred
  • Demonstrates good communication and public relations skills
  • Licensed driver with an insured automobile in the state of ME

We Offer the following incentives:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Healthcare Benefits
  • Life Insurance
  • Generous PTO
  • 401(k) Plan
  • Employee Discounts
  • Much More!

Click here to learn more about Compassionate Hospice Care.  To apply for this position, send cover letter and resume to Casey Cuthbert-Allman.

Hospice of Southern Maine
Scarborough, Maine

Contact: Stephanie Hutchins, HR Coordinator

Hospice Nurses (Full Time and Per Diem)

Multiple RN positions are available for the Home Program. Active RN license with the State of Maine required. One year of nursing experience is required. One year of nursing experience in oncology, hospice, acute care and/or home care setting is preferred.

Hospice Aid (Full Time)

Multiple Hospice Aid positions available to provide direct hospice care to home hospice patients in their place of residence. CNA Certification required.  HHA certification is preferred but we will provide this training to the right individual! Ideal candidates are registered and active with the Maine State CNA Registry, have a high school diploma or equivalency, with a minimum of one year of CNA/HHA/HA experience (hospice/oncology experience preferred).

Qualified individuals only, please send your resume, cover letter, and salary requirement to:

Hospice of Southern Maine, Attn: HR Department
180 US Route One, Scarborough ME 04074
Fax: (207) 883-1040
hr@hospiceofsouthernmaine.org
EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

MaineHealth Care at Home
Saco, Maine

RN – Wound Care (40 hours/week)

MaineHealth Care at Home offers the best in home health services and the highest level of compassionate care to our patients and families. We are looking for a dedicated RN –Home Care – Wound Care, who wants to make a difference with every patient, every day. If you want to join a great team that is doing great work, please apply.

The Wound Care RN, Home Care functions as a Home Care RN and applies wound, ostomy and/or continence nursing expertise to patients where care plan indicates such intervention is appropriate. Employee serves in a consultant capacity to co-workers when increased knowledge of this specialty will enable the co-worker to provide improved patient care.

Requirements:

  • Graduated from an accredited school of nursing.
  • 1 year of applicable experience.
  • Current certification in Basic Life Support for Healthcare providers.
  • State of Maine licensure as a Registered Nurse.
  • Specialty certification in wound, ostomy or continence.
  • Current, valid driver’s license to operate a motor vehicle, with vehicle available for work covered by liability insurance as specified by agency policy.

To apply please click here, or for a complete list of positions available, please visit: www.careersatmainehealth.org