Hospice Float Nurse - Hospice, Part Time Opening

North Ottawa Community Health | Grand Haven, MI

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Posted Date 11/24/2021

Hospice Float Nurse: Part Time opening - 64 hours per pay period

In this role, you will have the ability to:

  • Manage the overall care and well-being of patients and their families at end-of-life in both the community and hospice residence
  • Collaborate with an interdisciplinary team to provide holistic care to our patients
  • Access our Health system as a great support network with immediate access to patient care resources
  • Serve a smaller, intimate patient base
  • Operate within a radius of services within 30 miles of Grand Haven

As a hospice float nurse, you will support the RN Case Managers by providing skilled nursing care for patients in both the Hospice Residence at Heartwood Lodge and the community. In this critical role, you respond to patient/family calls as required, assess the needs of the patient/family unit, and plan, implement and evaluate nursing care in accordance with provider orders and the interdisciplinary plan of care. Your care includes administering interventions as prescribed by the provider and educating the patient/family as appropriate. You also ensure that equipment and other necessary items are services are available.

Excellent Benefits Package including:

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Life
  • Generous Paid Time Off
  • Cell phone Stipend
  • Mileage reimbursement

Minimum Requirements:

  • Valid MI RN license
  • A minimum of 2-3 years of experience as an RN, with some Hospice or Home Care nursing, preferred
  • Excellent assessment and critical thinking ability
  • Current CPR certification
  • Must be able to practice independently
  • Working knowledge of adult disease processes
  • Must have a valid driver's license, current auto insurance, and a reliable automobile
  • Comfortable with computer charting
  • Must be self-directed with the ability to work with minimal supervision

When the quantity of life is limited, Hospice of North Ottawa Community helps patients and families focus on the quality of life. Our highly-regarded Hospice team cares for patients in their own homes, in local nursing homes, the hospital, and our Hospice Residence at Heartwood Lodge, helping ease their pain so they can embrace life and live every day to its fullest. Hospice of North Ottawa Community is located in Grand Haven, Michigan, on the shores of Lake Michigan.

Job Type: Part-time


  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance

Physical Setting:

  • Long term care


  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift


  • Associate (Preferred)


  • Nursing: 2 years (Preferred)


  • BLS Certification (Preferred)
  • RN (Required)
  • Driver's License (Preferred)
  • automobile insurance (Preferred)

Work Location: Multiple Locations

Job Type
Part Time

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