A career with Catskill Area Hospice & Palliative Care is more than another job. It’s an opportunity to make a significant, powerful and lasting difference in the lives of your fellow community members at a very important time in their life. People who choose to work for Catskill Area Hospice & Palliative Care, whether in the field or in the office, are professionals who are passionate and committed to our mission of making life easier for everyone.
We invite you to explore a Catskill Area Hospice & Palliative Care career to rediscover the one-on-one, patient-centered care that drew you to your profession in the first place. We have a variety of career opportunities in the health care field such as nursing, social work, spiritual and bereavement counseling in the home care, hospital, and nursing home settings. These various employment opportunities are full-time, part-time, or per diem.
Currently Available Positions
Our world-class hospice, dedicated to Making Life Easier for our patients and families, has the following exciting career opportunities:
REGISTERED NURSE CASE MANAGER, - FULLTIME, OTSEGO COUNTY
TRIAGE RN - PER DIEM. EVERY OTHER SATURDAY & BACKUP ON CALL OPPORTUNITIES
Requirements for RN positions: BSN preferred with one-year home health care experience. Possess strong understanding of hospice philosophy and issues of death/dying. Must demonstrate excellent observation, verbal and written communication and organization skills, problem-solving skills. Possess strong documentation and computer skills. Must have 1-2 years of acute care experience or in the health field - hospice or home health care preferred. Current professional Licensure/Certification. Valid NYS Driver License a must.
Alleviating the physical, emotional and spiritual pain of patients and their families is rewarding, yet challenging. To keep our staff refreshed and recharged to do their best work, Catskill Area Hospice & Palliative Care offers a variety of additional benefits to include:
Generous paid time off, including vacation, holidays, sick, and family sick time.
Health insurance, life insurance, group dental plan
Supplemental personal life insurance plans
Healthcare and dependent care flexible spending accounts
Additional Flexible benefit plans through AFLAC, including a Personal Cancer Plan, Accident Indemnity Plan, and Short-Term Disability Income
Pension plan with employer contribution after three years and immediate vesting
Comprehensive orientation program
Extensive In-Service Training
Opportunities for State and National Conferences
Discounted wellness program at many local gyms and fitness centers
Employee Assistance Plan (EAP)
Internal Employee Support Groups
Why Working for CAHPC is so rewarding
If you ask a Catskill Area Hospice & Palliative Care employee what makes CAHPC a great place to work, you’ll get a variety of responses. But their answers have a common theme that reveals a sense of honor in their work and the organization, and pride in their ability to truly make a difference.
Following are real comments from real employees describing the rewards of working for Catskill Area Hospice & Palliative Care:
“Our co-workers and the "hospice way" of caring make it a great place to work. We get back so much more than we give. For me personally, it’s the fit I was searching for.”
Nancy Stoop, LPN, Nursing Home Team
“It’s always felt like a gift to be a part of something this hard yet special in our patients and their families’ lives. The best part of working at CAHPC is the reward of being a part of someone’s life at the end and doing the best we can to make them as comfortable as possible. We do our best - no matter who it is!”
Paula Morrell, Home Health Aide, Nursing Home Team
“People treat me as they want to be treated. It is so nice to be treated well and feel that you are valued!!”
Kay Miller, Receptionist
“I feel it is special place to work because you are really a part of something and making a difference in someone's life. You can always go home and feel proud of the organization you work for and stand by what they do.”
Kellie Wood, Clinical Office Coordinator
“We have a great work environment, great compensation in every way, support from management, and the opportunity to grow. Where else can you work and get the utmost respect from simply everyone due to our wonderful mission and the program we provide?”