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Posted: August 25 2016
Company Location: Carlinville, IL
Application Deadline: Available Year-round
Position: 10 Part-time, Unpaid
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DescriptionCeltic Healthcare offers home health and hospice services to patients throughout Northern/Central Illinois. The hospice team is offering an internship position to a nursing major with an interest in geriatrics, palliative, or hospice care.
A nursing intern will shadow and support our RN Case Managers by visiting patients, attending interdisciplinary meetings, and attending networking events. Interns will work with members of Celtic's interdisciplinary team, including the medical director/MD, RN case managers, home health aides, chaplains, and volunteers.
ResponsibilitiesIndividual responsibilities will vary based on experience, coursework completed, and interests of applicant.
Responsibilities can include, but are not limited to, meeting with patients and families face-to-face, phone calls, ride alongs with various interdisciplinary team members, office/clerical support, bereavement support, attending wakes/funeral services, etc.
RequirementsMust have access to reliable transportation.
All applicants must be able to pass a background check, fingerprinting, and drug screen.
Hospice and HIPAA training will be provided - no prior hospice experience