479-750-6632
901 Jones Road | Springdale, AR 72762
1201 NE Legacy Parkway | Bentonville, AR 72712
Referrals: 479-872-3377

Advanced Practice Registered Nurse

Reports To: Chief Clinical Officer          Schedule: TBD
Location: Field and Hospice Homes     Classification: Non-Exempt (Hourly)
Target Start Date: Immediately            Status: PRN (As Needed)

Responsibilities: The Advanced Practice Registered Nurse, working collaboratively with the Medical Director and other hospice and palliative care physicians, provides care to patients and families experiencing life-limiting progressive illness across the life span and in diverse settings. The APN will provide evidence-based physical, psychosocial, emotional and spiritual/existential palliative care, in collaboration with the hospice physician, to hospice and palliative care patients referred to Circle of Life. The APN may also conduct recertification visits, evaluating for and documenting relevant clinical information to be used by Medical Director or Hospice Physician as part of the hospice recertification process. Work may include weekend rotations.

Requirements: Advanced Practice Nurse licensed in the State of Arkansas, without restriction
Registered Nurse licensed in the State of Arkansas, without restriction
Arkansas Prescriptive Authority License
DEA number
CPR certification kept current; satisfactory TB skin test kept current
Minimum of two years of RN or NP hospice or oncology experience preferred
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
Current State of Arkansas drivers license and automobile insurance
Current Collaborative Practice Agreement with hospice medical director.

Education: Minimum requirement Master’s Degree in Nursing with board certification from an accredited body in a field that equips the APN to provide care to a variety of conditions in adult health such as Adult Nurse Practitioner, Geriatric Nurse Practitioner, or Family Nurse Practitioner.

 

Contact Information

901 Jones Road
Springdale, AR 72762

1201 NE Legacy Parkway
Bentonville, AR 72712

479-750-6632

info@nwacircleoflife.org

Words of Thanks

  • Thank you so much for caring for our wonderful friends and families. Keep up the great work. We appreciate you so very much.
  • I just wanted to thank you so much for your help and kindness during my father's last days. You and your staff made a difficult situation so much easier for all involved. My family and I deeply appreciate all that you did for us.
  • Many thanks for the good care you gave our loved one.
  • Thank you for all the love, care and support you provided us. We are so grateful for our great opportunity to reconnect with mom and make lasting memories. You helped make mom's time with us better as she prepared you for her heavenly home.
  • The staff at Circle of Life will never know how much we appreciated the care given to our parents. Each of you is unique in your own ways.
  • Thank you for your wonderful care. Circle of Life is a wonderful place and we appreciate you all so much. Thank you for your kind and gentle care of our family member.
  • My family was so pleased with how you took such good care of my wife in her final days.
  • Thank you so much for the love and care of our loved one. Your kindness will live on in our hearts forever.
  • Your care of mom was such a blessing - at our home and at the hospice home. Such kindness and genuine love for those who are dying. You all provide such a valuable service. May God bless you in return.
  • Thank you so much for the excellent care of our loved one at this most difficult time of life.
  • Thank you so very much for the care and compassion you showed mom. She loved you all and you made her last year much better.
  • Many thanks to all of you for the wonderful thoughtfulness, care and kindness for our friend and his family in his final days.