Current Job Openings

With Montgomery Hospice, you are in the company of people committed to compassionate care and support for patients, families and the community at large. We are always interested in hearing from people interested in our mission and approach to care.

Apply for any of these openings by one of two ways:

  • By clicking the corresponding "Apply" link and attaching your resume to the email message
  • By downloading our employment application and submitting it by fax (301-921-4433), by mail or in person to our office.

    (Note: copies of the employment application can be picked up at our office.) 

  • Office address: 1355 Piccard Drive Suite 100 Rockville MD 20850
    Hours: 8:30 to 4:30 pm, Monday - Friday

Current openings include:

Nursing Services

ADMISSIONS NURSE / APPLY

  • Status: Full Time/ Part Time
  • Benefits Eligible: Yes
  • Type: Company Employee
  • Category: Nursing
  • Schedule: Multiple

*Full Time: 40 hrs per week

*Part Time: Works 20 hours per week

Position Summary:

The Admissions Nurse assesses patients and families who request admission to Montgomery Hospice. Provides a comprehensive assessment of patients to be admitted and initiates the plan of care consistent with the standards of practice, and functions in other capacities as needed.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Accurately assesses patients and family needs.
  • Develops an effective working relationship with representatives from other agencies who provide services for assigned patients.
  • Identifies and recommends medical equipment and supplies that will assist in maintaining patient's comfort and caregivers' ability to provide care.
  • Identifies the need for additional services, including nutritional assessment, physical therapy, occupational therapy, and speech therapy and initiates appropriate referrals.
  • Assesses need for and educates caregivers on safety, and emergency preparedness, including safe use of medical equipment.
  • Conveys physician's requests to appropriate staff on appropriate forms. 

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Current state of Maryland Nursing License. CHPN preferred
  • Graduation from an accredited nursing program. B.S.N preferred
  • Two years of recent medical surgical experience, preferably with oncology/ multi-system failure
  • Previous hospice or home experience strongly preferred. 

Casey House

There are currently no positions available at Casey House

Counseling Services

SOCIAL WORKER/ APPLY

  • Status: Full Time/ Non-Exempt
  • Benefits Eligible: Yes
  • Type: Company Employee
  • Category: Counseling
  • Schedule: Full Time

Position Summary:

The Social Worker provides a full range of social services to patients and families, including counseling in issues related to death and dying. Coping, crisis intervention and community and economic resources. Serves as a primary member of an interdisciplinary team, assisting other disciplines on the team in understanding the significant social and emotional factors related to the patients and family comfort.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Evaluates the social, emotional and environmental factors to determine the capacity of the patients and caregivers to cope with terminal illness and death.
  • Participates in the completion of a psychosocial assessment delineating specific problems, goals, and interventions.
  • Coordinates with interdisciplinary team members to develop and implement a plan of care that includes potential problems and areas in social work interventions.
  • Provides bereavement services for families.
  • Provides initial assessment of hospice patients.
  • Presents hospice services to potential hospice patients and to other healthcare professionals.
  • Serves as a contact person of the day and alternates with other team members as needed.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Masters of Social Work from an accredited graduated program.
  • Licensed Social Worker with the state of Maryland. LSCW-C preferred.
  • Minimum of two years post-graduate clinical experience.
  • Ability to work with patients and families dealing with life-threatening illness required.
  • Excellent listening, communications, and interpersonal skills strongly desired.
  • Previous hospice experience preferred.

Administrative

There are currently no Administrative positions available.

 

 
Montgomery Hospice is an equal opportunity employer and always employs qualified individuals based upon job-related qualifications regardless of race, religion, color, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, marital status or any other classification proscribed under applicable federal, state or local laws.

 

Montgomery Hospice complies with the law regarding reasonable accommodation for disabled employees. Applicants requiring accommodation in order to participate in the interview process are requested to contact the Human Resources Department in order to arrange such accommodations.

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