Employment Opportunities



The natural wonder of Crater Lake is only 60 miles from Klamath Falls, Oregon.

Nestled in the breathtaking beauty of Southern Oregon’s Cascade Mountain range just across the California border, Klamath Falls is the county seat of Klamath County.  The exceptionally mild climate and 300 days of sunshine add up to a four-season recreational paradise.  Klamath County is home to approximately 70,000 residents and boats Oregon’s only Arnold Palmer Golf Course at the Running Y Ranch.  Learn more about Klamath County by visiting Meet Me In Klamath.

Sixteen small communities in the Klamath Basin area and several communities in the basin region of Northern California are served by Klamath Hospice.  This commercial area has a total population of 120,000.

When your work is in harmony with your values, you naturally have more energy.  Come be a part of the growth and experience the fulfilling work of hospice.  Know that what you do really makes a difference in the lives of others!

Klamath Hospice is seeking talented individuals for the following positions to join our interdisciplinary team.  If you meet the requirements for a position and would like to apply, please complete our employment application and email, fax, or mail it to:

Trebor McCormick

[email protected]

4745 S. 6th Street, Klamath Falls, OR 97603

Full-Time Volunteer Coordinator/Admin Support

This position is responsible for all aspects of administration of the volunteer program consistent with Federal and State rules and regulations and Klamath Hospice, Inc.’s policies and procedures.  This includes, but is not limited to: screening, recruitment, orientation, and training of volunteers.  Additionally, this position provides a variety of administrative support for the Agency and its various programs.

This position offers an excellent benefits package including fully paid medical, dental, short/long term disability, and up to 25 days of paid time off.

Requirements:
– Proficiency in a variety of computer software applications (MS Word, Excel, etc.). Ability to obtain proficiency in Agency’s EMR.
– Ability to perform detailed work in a timely manner with accuracy and thoroughness.
– Ability to respond well to supervision and to work independently when appropriate.
– Demonstrated excellence with communication skills and ability to be professional and courteous.
– Ability to establish and maintain effective, professional working relationships with the general public, co-workers, volunteers, vendors, and members of diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds regardless of race, religion, age, disability, or political affiliation.
– Ability to life up to 20 pounds.
– Possess valid state driver’s license and reliable automobile, and be willing to operate personal care necessitated by nature of job.
– Proof of current automobile insurance with minimum state financial responsibility limits.

Part-Time/Full-Time Hospice Aide

The Hospice Aide is a professional member of the hospice interdisciplinary team who provides personal care and related services in compliance with the Nurse Practice Act and within standards of clinical practice as defined by Federal and State Laws and regulations and the policies and procedures of Klamath Hospice, Inc. The Hospice Aide performs duties for patients/families according to the hospice plan of care under the supervision of a Registered Nurse (RN) and Clinical Manager.

Full-Time position offers an excellent benefits package including fully paid medical, dental, short/long term disability, and up to 25 days of paid time off.

Requirements:
– Current Certified Nursing Assistant license from the Oregon State Board of Nursing.
– Ability to obtain Certified Nursing Assistant license from the California State Board of Nursing.
– Basic computer knowledge. Ability to obtain proficiency in EMR program.
– Knowledge of general Certified Nursing Assistant theory and practice.
– Ability to perform detailed work in a timely manner with accuracy and thoroughness.
– Ability to respond well to supervision and to work independently when appropriate.
– Excellence with communication skills and ability to be professional and courteous.
– Currently BLS certification.
– Possess valid state driver’s license and reliable automobile, and be willing to operate personal care necessitated by nature of job.
– Proof of current automobile insurance with minimum state financial responsibility limits.

Full-time Case Manager Registered Nurse (RN)

Position is responsible for planning, coordinating, providing and documenting care for terminally ill patients from day of admission through day of discharge.  The position offers an excellent benefits package including fully paid medical, dental, short/long term disability, and up to 25 days of paid time off.

Requirements:
– Graduate of an accredited school of nursing
– Current RN licensure in the state of Oregon, with ability to obtain licensure in state of California
– Experience as an RN commensurate with ONE of the following: one year acute care experience within the last three years; one year home health care experience within the last three years; one year community health or public health experience within the last three years; one year hospice experience within the last three years; or, have a baccalaureate degree in nursing from a program accredited by the National League of Nursing
– Demonstrated leadership capabilities with the ability to supervise staff and other professionals
– Basic computer knowledge
– Comprehensive knowledge of general nursing theory and practice
– Current BCLS certification

Supplemental RNs

The Hospice Supplemental Registered Nurse is responsible for providing and documenting care for terminally ill patients from day of admission through day of discharge.  Utilizing physicians’ orders and professional skills, and in coordination with the other members of the interdisciplinary team, the Hospice Supplemental RN implements a hospice plan of care that meets each patient’s specific needs and is in compliance with Federal and State regulations, reimbursement guidelines, as well as the organization’s policies and procedures.  Participates in on-call rotation (including weeknights and weekends).

Requirements:
– Graduate of an accredited school of nursing
– Current RN license from the Oregon State Board of Nursing, with the ability to obtain a RN license from the California Board of Registered Nursing.
– Experience as an RN commensurate with ONE of the following: one year acute care experience within the last three years; one year home health care experience within the last three years; one year community health or public health experience within the last three years; one year hospice experience within the last three years; or, have a baccalaureate degree in nursing from a program accredited by the National League of Nursing.
– Current BCLS certification
– Basic computer knowledge
– Comprehensive knowledge of general nursing theory and practice