Henry Ford Health System Registered Nurse- Hospice Home Care Oakland County- Southfield office in Southfield, Michigan

General Summary:Works under the supervision of the hospice manager and Vice President.In the absence of the hospice Manager would assume those responsibilities as assigned.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:Graduation from an accredited school of nursing. CERTIFICATIONS AND LICENSURES:Must maintain current Michigan licensure as a Registered Nurse.Hospice certification preferred.A working knowledge of current pain and symptom management, and experience appropriate to the needs of hospice patients and their families is preferred. PHYSICAL DEMANDS:Physical and health status which would accommodate delivery of duties and access to patient homes. WORKING CONDITIONS:Works in a clean, well-lighted office environment, on nursing units and patient homes.Occasionally subjected to irregular working hours. Shares on-call responsibilities.May be exposed to communicable diseases and environmental hazards on the nursing unit and in the homes of patients.Occasional pressure due to multiple calls and inquires.May travel to homes during variable weather conditions.Must have reliable transportation and a valid driver's license.

Overview Henry Ford Health System, one of the largest and most comprehensive integrated U.S. health care systems, is a national leader in clinical care, research and education. The system includes the 1,200-member Henry Ford Medical Group, five hospitals, Health Alliance Plan (a health insurance and wellness company), Henry Ford Physician Network, a 150-site ambulatory network and many other health-related entities throughout southeast Michigan, providing a full continuum of care. In 2015, Henry Ford provided $299 million in uncompensated care. The health system also is a major economic driver in Michigan and employs more than 24,600 employees. Henry Ford is a 2011Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award recipient. The health system is led by President and CEO Wright Lassiter III. To learn more, visitHenryFord.com. Benefits Whether it's offering a new medical option, helping you make healthier lifestyle choices or making the employee enrollment selection experience easier, it's all about choice. Henry Ford Health System has a new approach for its employee benefits program - My Choice Rewards. My Choice Rewards is a program as diverse as the people it serves. There are dozens of options for all of our employees including compensation, benefits, work/life balance and learning - options that enhance your career and add value to your personal life. As an employee you are provided access to Retirement Programs, an Employee Assistance Program (Henry Ford Enhanced), Tuition Reimbursement, Paid Time Off, Employee Health and Wellness and access to day care services at Bright Horizons Midtown Detroit, and a whole host of other benefits and services. Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer Henry Ford Health System is committed to the hiring, advancement and fair treatment of all individuals without regard to race, color, creed, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, size, height, weight, marital status, family status, gender identity, sexual orientation, and genetic information, or any other protected status in accordance with applicable federal and state laws.