Hospice Nurses are in demand due to the aging American population, and a growing desire for end-of-life care to be given outside of a hospital environment.
You may work with priests, ministers and other spiritual advisors of the patient.
You’ll provide emotional support to the patient and family.
You’ll help terminally ill patients manage their pain, organize supplies, and create treatment plans.
- Hospice care centers
- Nursing homes
- Patients’ homes
Pass the Certified Hospice and Palliative Nurses exam through the Certified Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association.
You’re ready to work as a Hospice Nurse.