Job SummaryJob Type:
Under the general direction of the Director of Hospice, the Bereavement Coordinator is the member of the Hospice Interdisciplinary Team who is responsible for all aspects of the Bereavement Program including developing, implementing coordinating and supervising all activities.
Masters in Social Work. Two (2) to three (3) years experience in a psychosocial setting providing counseling services. Experience with grief and loss issues preferred.
South Shore HospitalCompany Description:
South Shore Hospital is the region’s leading provider of acute, outpatient, home health, and hospice care to the 600,000 residents of Southeastern Massachusetts. South Shore Hospital's home health care division, South Shore Visiting Nurse Association, includes South Shore Visiting Nurses, Hospice of the South Shore, and Home & Health Resources. Our main campus is located 16 miles south of Boston in South Weymouth.
Some highlights of our organization include:
Our commitment to nursing excellence.
South Shore Hospital has achieved Magnet® recognition for excellence in nursing services by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s (ANCC) Magnet Recognition Program®. South Shore Hospital is now part of the exclusive “five percent club” — only five percent of all hospitals nationwide have achieved Magnet recognition. South Shore Hospital is only the seventh Massachusetts hospital to receive Magnet recognition, and is currently the only Magnet hospital in Southeastern Massachusetts.
The professional practice environment for nurses at South Shore Hospital is shaped collaboratively by our leadership, our direct care givers and in partnership with our clinical and non-clinical colleagues. Being a nurse here means being caring, committed, and involved through shared governance, ongoing learning and clinical competence.
Bringing advanced cancer care to Southeastern Massachusetts.
We welcomed our first patients in late 2009 to the Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women’s Cancer Center, in clinical affiliation with South Shore Hospital.
Critical Care commitment.
24/7 on-site medical coverage in our critical care units by board-certified anesthesiologists.
24/7 on-site medical coverage for obstetrical patients by board-certified obstetricians/gynecologists.
Internal medicine Hospitalist program provides optional in-house coverage for our hospitalized patients 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
24-bed MICU, SICU, and CCU staffed by board-certified anesthesiology intensivists 24 hours a day.
A pediatric emergency program staffed by board-certified pediatric emergency physicians.
An inpatient pediatric unit organized and facilitated by board-certified pediatricians affiliated with Children’s Hospital, Boston.
Full-time clinical chairs of surgery, medicine, obstetrics, and emergency care.
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