Arkansas Hospice



Arkansas Hospice is comprised of people who have a passion for providing comfort to individuals when they are the most vulnerable. Patients enrolled in our care and their families will be attended to by a team comprised of:

  • Certified nursing assistants
  • Registered nurses
  • Chaplains
  • Social workers
  • Doctors
  • Pharmacists
  • Volunteers
  • Veterans and pediatric dedicated teams
  • Grief support specialists
  • Administrative support
  • And more

Our Mission is to enhance the quality of life for those facing serious illness and loss by surrounding them with love and embracing them with the best in physical, emotional and spiritual care.

Our Vision is to be the leader in hospice and palliative care through education, innovation and transformation of the patient, family and community experience.


Awards

2019 Awards

  • Deyta Analytics Hospice Honors Award and Hospice Honors Elite Award
  • We Honor Veterans Level 5 Hospice Partner

2018 Awards

  • Hospice and Palliative Care Association of Arkansas Heart Awards
  • Arkansas Hospital Association Diamond Awards

2017 Awards 

  • Unity Health Foundation Spirit of Unity award
  • Arkansas Hospital Association Diamond Awards
  • Deyta Analytics Hospice Honors Award and Hospice Honors Elite Award
  • Blue & You Foundation Grant Recipient
Arkansas Hospice
Jul 10, 2020
Under the direct supervision of a Registered Nurse, the Certified Nursing Assistant provides personal hygiene for the patients of Arkansas Hospice and maintains a safe and orderly environment within the guidelines of the interdisciplinary team plan of care. QUALIFICATIONS Education: High school diploma or GED; satisfactory completion of a nursing assistant training and competency evaluation program that complies with Arkansas Department of Health guidelines also required. Experience: Previous experience in direct patient care in a hospital, long-term care facility, or hospice preferred. Licensure: Certified Nursing Assistant Additional Requirements: Must be eligible for a Letter of Determination and successfully complete a skills evaluation test. Valid Arkansas driver’s license, car insurance, and car also required (Home Care).   PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES Under the direction and ongoing supervision of the Registered Nurse, performs the following procedures, respecting the...
Arkansas Hospice
Jul 10, 2020
The Staff Registered Nurse (RN) is responsible for coordinating the interdisciplinary Plan of Care for assigned patients/families, providing appropriate interventions and support for the patients/families/caregivers by identifying their physical, psychological, social, economic and spiritual needs, and actively participating as a member of the interdisciplinary team by providing these interventions. QUALIFICATIONS Education: Graduation from an accredited school of nursing; BSN preferred. Experience: Previous nursing experience in a hospital, home health agency, or hospice preferred; new graduates also eligible. Licensure: Licensed as a Registered Nurse in Arkansas. Additional Requirements: Ability to work flexible hours and occasional overtime required. CPR certification required (Little Rock Inpatient Center). PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES 1. Provides safe, high quality, and comprehensive nursing care to assigned patients, families and caregivers; coordinates development and...
Arkansas Hospice
Jul 10, 2020
Under the supervision of an RN, the Licensed Practical Nurse provides nursing care and education to patients and families in compliance with Arkansas Hospice, Inc. policies and procedures and State Department of Health regulations.   QUALIFICATIONS     Education: Graduation from an approved program of practical nursing.  Licensure: Licensed as a licensed practical nurse (LPN)   Experience: Minimum of one year nursing experience; hospice or home health agency experience preferred.  Additional Requirements: Valid Arkansas driver’s license, personal automobile, automobile insurance, and personal cell phone required .      PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES     Follows Plan of Care for each assigned patient. Observes the patient; evaluates the care needs of the patient; applies his/ her knowledge of nursing skills to the patients to whom he/she is assigned. Accurately reports and documents the patient's condition and care, including signs and symptoms which may be indicative of change....
Arkansas Hospice
Jul 10, 2020
The On-Call Nurse is a member of the interdisciplinary team and responsible for providing skilled nursing interventions and supportive care in patient homes on weekends, evenings, nights, and holiday on-call in accordance with the hospice interdisciplinary plan of care for each patient. QUALIFICATIONS Education: Graduation from an accredited school of nursing; BSN preferred. Experience: Minimum of two years of nursing experience with a minimum of one year in hospice or home health. Licensure: Licensed as a Registered Nurse (RN) in Arkansas. Additional Requirements: Must be able to work rotating schedule 7 out of 14 days in a pay period; position is paid a salary based on an 80-hour pay period. Must also possess a valid Arkansas driver’s license, car, car insurance, and personal cell phone. PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES 1. Assumes responsibility for weekends, evenings, nights and holiday on-call duty as scheduled and consistent with Arkansas Hospice policies and procedures. 2. Assumes...
Arkansas Hospice
Jul 10, 2020
The Case Manager is a Registered Nurse who oversees and participates in the provision of appropriate clinical interventions and support to an assigned caseload of hospice patients. QUALIFICATIONS Education: Graduation from an accredited school of nursing; BSN preferred. Experience: Minimum of one year nursing experience in a hospital, home health agency, hospice, or related program. Licensure: Licensed as a Registered Nurse (RN) in Arkansas. Additional Requirements: Valid Arkansas driver’s license, personal automobile, automobile insurance, and personal cell phone required. PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES 1. Manages the patient care functions after the initial admission and assignment to a designated Case Manager. 2. Assists in the admission process as requested. 3. Interprets, when necessary, Arkansas Hospice, Inc. policies and procedures for nursing staff and others to assure understanding and compliance. 4. Coordinates and collaborates with interdisciplinary team members for the...
Arkansas Hospice
Jul 10, 2020
The Access Clinician serves as a member of the access team to coordinate inquiries, referrals and admission of patients to hospice care for both home base and in-patient facilities. He/she interfaces with discharge planners, physicians, and staff nurses at contracted facilities, evaluates and assists in the intake process, and may provide care for General Inpatient hospice patients at contracted hospital. QUALIFICATIONS Education: Bachelor’s degree in Social Work (Master’s degree preferred) or graduation from an accredited nursing school. Experience: A minimum of one year experience as an RN or Social Worker in a hospital, home health agency, hospice, or related program. Licensure: Licensed as an RN or Social Worker in Arkansas. Additional Requirements: Valid Arkansas driver’s license, car, car insurance, and personal cell phone. PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES 1. Greets customers on the telephone, answers general information questions, records patient information, and enters all...
Arkansas Hospice
Jul 10, 2020
Under the direct supervision of a Registered Nurse, the Certified Nursing Assistant provides personal hygiene for the patients of Arkansas Hospice and maintains a safe and orderly environment within the guidelines of the interdisciplinary team plan of care. QUALIFICATIONS Education: High school diploma or GED; satisfactory completion of a nursing assistant training and competency evaluation program that complies with the Arkansas Department of Health guidelines also required. Experience: Previous experience in direct patient care in a hospital, long-term care facility, or hospice preferred. Licensure: Certified Nursing Assistant Additional Requirements: Must be eligible for a Letter of Determination and successfully complete a skills evaluation test. Valid Arkansas driver’s license, car insurance, and car also required (Home Care). PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES 1. Under the direction and ongoing supervision of the Registered Nurse, performs the following procedures, respecting the...
Arkansas Hospice
Jul 10, 2020
Under the direct supervision of a Registered Nurse, the Certified Nursing Assistant provides personal hygiene for the patients of Arkansas Hospice and maintains a safe and orderly environment within the guidelines of the interdisciplinary team plan of care. QUALIFICATIONS Education: High school diploma or GED; satisfactory completion of a nursing assistant training and competency evaluation program that complies with Arkansas Department of Health guidelines also required. Experience: Previous experience in direct patient care in a hospital, long-term care facility, or hospice preferred. Licensure: Certified Nursing Assistant Additional Requirements: Must be eligible for a Letter of Determination and successfully complete a skills evaluation test. Valid Arkansas driver’s license, car insurance, and car also required (Home Care). PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES 1. Under the direction and ongoing supervision of the Registered Nurse, performs the following procedures, respecting the...
Arkansas Hospice
Jul 10, 2020
The Case Manager is a Registered Nurse who oversees and participates in the provision of appropriate clinical interventions and support to an assigned caseload of hospice patients. QUALIFICATIONS Education: Graduation from an accredited school of nursing; BSN preferred. Experience: Minimum of one year nursing experience in a hospital, home health agency, hospice, or related program. Licensure: Licensed as a Registered Nurse (RN) in Arkansas. Additional Requirements: Valid Arkansas driver’s license, personal automobile, automobile insurance, and personal cell phone required. PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES 1. Manages the patient care functions after the initial admission and assignment to a designated Case Manager. 2. Assists in the admission process as requested. 3. Interprets, when necessary, Arkansas Hospice, Inc. policies and procedures for nursing staff and others to assure understanding and compliance. 4. Coordinates and collaborates with interdisciplinary team members for the...
Arkansas Hospice
Jul 10, 2020
The Case Manager is a Registered Nurse who oversees and participates in the provision of appropriate clinical interventions and support to an assigned caseload of hospice patients. QUALIFICATIONS Education: Graduation from an accredited school of nursing; BSN preferred. Experience: Minimum of one year nursing experience in a hospital, home health agency, hospice, or related program. Licensure: Licensed as a Registered Nurse (RN) in Arkansas. Additional Requirements: Valid Arkansas driver’s license, personal automobile, automobile insurance, and personal cell phone required. PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES 1. Manages the patient care functions after the initial admission and assignment to a designated Case Manager. 2. Assists in the admission process as requested. 3. Interprets, when necessary, Arkansas Hospice, Inc. policies and procedures for nursing staff and others to assure understanding and compliance. 4. Coordinates and collaborates with interdisciplinary team members for the...
Arkansas Hospice
Jul 10, 2020
The Case Manager is a Registered Nurse who oversees and participates in the provision of appropriate clinical interventions and support to an assigned caseload of hospice patients. QUALIFICATIONS Education: Graduation from an accredited school of nursing; BSN preferred. Experience: Minimum of one year nursing experience in a hospital, home health agency, hospice, or related program. Licensure: Licensed as a Registered Nurse (RN) in Arkansas. Additional Requirements: Valid Arkansas driver’s license, personal automobile, automobile insurance, and personal cell phone required. PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES 1. Manages the patient care functions after the initial admission and assignment to a designated Case Manager. 2. Assists in the admission process as requested. 3. Interprets, when necessary, Arkansas Hospice, Inc. policies and procedures for nursing staff and others to assure understanding and compliance. 4. Coordinates and collaborates with interdisciplinary team members for the...