Careers

At Hospice of Huntington, our goal is to provide the best care and services to patients and their families throughout the communities we serve. Our Core Values of Honesty, Empathy, Accountability, Respect and Trust consistently challenge us to strive for excellence and distinction, in both the level of care we provide and the measure of dignity under which that care is delivered.

It is our belief that, in order to create an atmosphere of dignity and respect for patients and their families, we must first create one among our staff. As our organization continues to grow in numbers and areas that we serve, so does our need to attract qualified and caring people.

We are pleased to offer competitive benefits packages. Salary is contingent upon experience. Applications may be downloaded here or picked up at the business office located at 1101 Sixth Avenue in Huntington, WV. A current resume and 3 professional references are required. Send the complete application package to Pamela Hilgendorf, HR Director at P.O. Box 464, Huntington, WV, 25709. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Hospice of Huntington, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.

The following Employment Opportunities are currently available within Hospice of Huntington:

Full-time (36 hours) Registered Nurse – Hospice House Inpatient Facility

Shifts: 7am – 7pm and 7pm-7am
This job will require the candidate to work evenings, weekends, and holidays.

Duties:

  • Perform assessment of assigned patients and derive nursing diagnoses based on assessment data.
  • Plan nursing interventions in collaboration with the interdisciplinary team to resolve current problems or prevent potential problems.
  • Provide teaching to patients/families to assist in the patients’ comfort as needed.
  • Provide emotional support to patients/families in a manner that fosters independence and affirms existing strengths.
  • Assess the need for home health aide services.
  • Assess and provide pain management strategies to assist with the patient’s comfort.
  • Promote working in a team environment.
  • Comply with policies and procedures of Hospice of Huntington, Inc.
  • Protects the confidentiality of private health care information of patients.
  • Promote the philosophy and services of Hospice of Huntington, Inc.

Position Qualifications:

  • Graduate of an accredited professional school of nursing; BSN preferred.
  • Licensed registered nurse in West Virginia and Ohio.
  • Minimum of 2 years nursing experience; home health or hospice nursing preferred.
  • Proof of liability insurance.
  • Proof of reliable transportation.
  • Philosophy compatible with the hospice concept.

Hospice of Huntington, Inc. is an equal employment opportunity agency.

Part-time (24 hours) CNA for Hospice House

Duties:

  • Performs and/or assists the patient with personal care activities as prescribed on the Hospice Aide plan of care.
  • Performs and/or assists the patient/family with light housekeeping and meal preparation.
  • Reports patient status changes to the interdisciplinary team as needed.
  • Maintains current and accurate documentation.
  • Complies with policies and procedures of Hospice of Huntington, Inc.
  • Protects the confidentiality of private health care information of patients.
  • Represents the services and philosophy of Hospice of Huntington, Inc.

Position Qualifications:

  • High school graduate is preferred.
  • Proof of nursing assistant certification.
  • Minimum of 1-year experience preferred.
  • Current driver’s license, automobile insurance, and reliable transportation.
  • Philosophy compatible with the hospice concept.

Hospice of Huntington, Inc. is an equal employment opportunity agency.

Full-time (30 hours) Cook at Hospice Care Inpatient Unit

  • Three 10 hours shifts per week
  • Rotating weekends
  • Some Holiday work required

Duties:

  • Prepare and plate food for patients
  • Keep kitchen in a neat, clean and healthy working environment.
  • Receive food and stock, monitor deliveries, place food or stock in the proper areas.
  • Complete daily cleaning and detailed cleaning of kitchens and kitchen equipment.
  • Follow the guidelines set by the Cabell County Health Department.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Position Qualifications:

  • High school graduate or GED preferred.
  • Ability to communicate effectively.
  • Previous similar work experience in a health care setting desirable but not required.
  • Must be able to deal with patients, family members, visitors, public and Hospice staff under varying conditions with a positive and professional attitude.
  • Must possess a current Cabell County Food Handlers Card.
  • Must have reliable transportation.
  • Must be able to read and follow directions and recipes.
  • Must be able to monitor food quality and temperatures to be within the critical control points.
  • Must be able to lift items up to 50 lbs.
  • Must be able to work with high temperature foods and equipment.
  • Must work with sharp utensils and equipment.
  • Philosophy must be compatible with the hospice concept.

Hospice of Huntington, Inc. is an equal employment opportunity agency.

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We are always accepting applications and resumes.
Click here to apply online or click here to download a PDF application.

* Note: In an effort to best serve the needs of all of our patients, Hospice of Huntington Patient Care Positions will have a designated primary place of work. However, in times of need, the employee will be assigned to temporarily work in a secondary location.

* Equal Opportunity Employer

Hospice of Huntington

P: 304.529.4217 Toll-Free: 800.788.5480

P.O. Box 464 | Huntington, WV 25709
1101 Sixth Avenue | Huntington, WV 25701