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Journey is a program of Lutheran Social Ministries of New Jersey,
offering support to our clients, , their family and loved ones during
Journey Hospice is a new program of LSMNJ, and as with all Lutheran
Social Ministries of New Jersey programs and services, Journey Hospice
provides compassionate care to people—together. Journey Hospice serves
people of all backgrounds, faiths, and ages experiencing loss and
life-limiting illness. At this time, Journey Hospice provides its
services in Atlantic, Cape May and Cumberland counties in New Jersey.
Journey Hospice is seeking a part-time Hospice RN, around 20
hours per week, to work with our patients at one long-term care
community in Ocean City, NJ.
Through the power of the Holy Spirit and in response to God’s love as
revealed in the Gospel, the mission of Lutheran Social Ministries of
New Jersey is to serve those in New Jersey who hurt, who are in need,
or who have limited choices.
LSMNJ team members are dedicated to providing healing, hope and
hospitality, regardless of religious background through a diversified
social ministry program addressing many critical human care needs.
We are seeking employees that share those same values and want
to make a difference in the lives of those we serve.
According to prescribed policies and procedures of the organization
including all applicable state and federal regulations and under the
general supervision and in conjunction with the Hospice Medical
Director, the Advance Practice Nurse is responsible for performing
patient medical examinations and palliative care visits relative to
the face-to-face encounters required in order to certify patient’s
eligibility for the Medicare Hospice Benefit after six (6) months of
hospice care. Documents visits in the patient’s clinical record and
the face-to-face encounter on required forms. Provides medical care
services and palliative care intervention for hospice patients on an
as-needed basis. The Advance Practice Nurse communicates effectively
with the Medical Director, Administrator and the Hospice