UnityPoint Health - Fort Dodge
Manager - Palliative Care
FTE: 1.0 (Full-time, 40 hours per week)
Management and day to day coordination/responsibility of complex cross continuum Palliative Medicine program and team. Regional and system involvement and accountability in enhancing delivery of population health to specific patient populations.
Mental demands include but not limited to:
Identify items that are minimally required to perform the essential functions of this position.
Preferred or Specialized
Not required to perform the essential functions of the position.
Must be a RN. Bachelors Of Science Degree in Nursing required or demonstrated professional level of knowledge and experience normally acquired through the completion of a Bachelor’s Degree.
BSN degree preferred. Refer to Voluntary BSN Agreement if a new hire.
Two (2) years staff nurse experience.
Three (3) years in related area preferred.
Previous charge, managerial experience preferred
Previous Home Health Care, Hospice, and /or Palliative Medicine experience preferred.
Current RN Licensure in State of Iowa or applicable compact state. Must be licensed in state of residence .
Must possess and maintain current Basic Life Support (BLS) refer to Job Description Addendum.
Valid driver’s license when driving any vehicle for work-related reasons.
Must demonstrate clinical knowledge and skills required for area of assignment. Ability to exercise good judgment and maintain effective interpersonal skills. Must be able to solve problems, think creatively, communicate effectively and manage changing circumstances. Ability to delegate effectively. Must demonstrate a high level of integrity, vision, and analytical skills.
Use of usual and customary equipment used to perform essential functions of the position.
Work may occasionally require travel to other UPH facilities. May drive a UPH vehicle, rental or own vehicle.