As an advanced registered nurse practitioner (ARNP) with VITAS Healthcare, you’ll collaborate with physicians and work as part of an interdisciplinary care team composed of people as passionate about and committed to patients as you are.
You will find purpose providing compassionate consultation, symptom management, and supportive care to patients with terminal illness and their loved ones.
Hospice Nurse Practitioner Job Description at VITAS
VITAS is a pioneer in the American hospice movement and the largest end-of-life care provider in the United States. When you work as a hospice nurse practitioner with VITAS, you can expect to:
Gain opportunities for professional growth and personal development—the possibilities are endless
Be at the forefront of the practice of palliative care and hospice
Work as part of a passionate and committed hospice team
Become a trusted expert who can educate facility staff, co-workers, and the community about all aspects of hospice care
Here are some of the benefits offered to VITAS employees:
“I am so grateful that here at VITAS, different than other places that I’ve been before, all of our staff, starting from our administrators to our nurses to our social workers, everyone — everyone — has only one goal, and that goal is to love, to care for other people.”
- Ever M., Chaplain
“When I'm assigned to a new patient, I enjoy getting to know them and their family. They, in turn, get to know me. Once our bond is form, my passion for my job grows, and it makes my work that much more fulfilling.”