An award-winning hospital located near the beautiful Virginia Beach region is currently searching for an experienced Palliative Care Nurse Practitioner to join their leading healthcare team.
This hospital has been serving the Southeast areas of Virginia and Northern communities of North Carolina for well over the past 45 years and is eager to continue providing regional leading healthcare to its surrounding populations for many years to come. The Palliative Care Nurse Practitioner will join a healthcare community that prides themselves on providing top-quality healthcare and is proud to continuously attain many patient experience, quality, and safety awards. This 250+ bed hospital has earned multiple Blue Cross Clue Shield Blue Distinctions especially for their Bariatric Surgery programs as well as their Maternal Child Health Center. This facility is also a proud home of a hospice center that has a tailored program specific to assist caring for our country’s respected Veteran population.
The Palliative Care Nurse Practitioner will be responsible for providing quality clinical care in both the inpatient and outpatient settings to all patients who are referred through the Palliative Care Center. The Palliative Care Nurse Practitioner will work side by side with many advanced Nursing Leaders as well as help mentor and lead nursing staff within the Palliative Care department. The Palliative Care Nurse Practitioner will encounter a number of chronic illnesses within the department including many forms of cancer at any stage.
The Palliative Care Nurse Practitioner will promote the upmost comfort and quality of care by providing pain management from a holistic perspective. This Nurse Practitioner will help guide patient care for those who are dealing with chronic or life limiting illnesses. The Palliative Care Nurse Practitioner will work in tandem with multiple other health care team members such as physical therapists, occupational therapists, dietitians, speech therapists, and case managers to ensure the deliverance of optimal patient-centered care.
This hospital is located just about a 30-minute drive away from the downtown city of Norfolk and the Virginia Beach area. The Palliative Care Nurse Practitioner will be immersed in a beautiful area of Virginia that truly caters to all walks of life. Whether you enjoy being outside hiking, near the water, or even like to stay indoors and spend the day shopping, the Palliative Care Nurse Practitioner will be able to do it here!
This respectable healthcare facility is prepared to offer a competitive salary including a suitable benefit package.