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Lancaster: We seek a skilled Nurse Practitioner to offer PALLIATIVE CARE and HOSPICE services on behalf of a respected critical access hospital in picturesque northern New Hampshire, near the White Mountain National Forest. Become part of a clinical team offering surgical, ER and ICU services along with a variety of outpatient care. You will join an active hospice/palliative care program based in Littleton, NH. They support patients from 4 hospitals, offering home care, palliative care, and hospice services across two counties. Clinical teams are on call 24/7 with the mission of “providing quality home health and hospice care, utilizing a holistic approach, while working in collaboration with all community resources, to meet the comprehensive needs of the clients and their families, in a cost effective manner.”
This position comes with a convenient 4 day/week schedule (32 weekday hours is full time) with half of your time booked in Lancaster, and the other half split between Berlin and Colebrook (with paid mileage). Your actual clinical hours will vary from week to week based on referrals and a variable case load. You will see patients in the hospital setting, in the home, in clinic, and via telehealth appointments – supported by a team that includes an RN and an MA. You will share phone-only call to support hospice patients one week/month. You will earn a very competitive salary along with benefits that include a cash sign on bonus, paid relocation assistance, paid liability insurance, health, dental and vision insurance, disability and life insurance, plenty of paid time off, a budget for your CME, and participation in a retirement plan.
Lancaster is a historic community of 4000 adjacent to lush, forested state parks and scenic mountains. It is 30 miles from Berlin, the largest town in the county, and a key community in a micropolitan area with 40,000 residents. This region, with scenic mountain vistas, attracts recreational tourists in all seasons. You will appreciate clean, friendly, small-town living that draws people who want a beautiful place to live, work and play. This is a low crime area that is welcoming for people of all ages. Outdoor activities abound here, with unlimited trails for hiking or mountain biking in the White Mountains, plus fishing and hunting, kayaking and canoeing, horseback riding, golf, camping, snowmobiling and more. Several popular ski resorts are within an hour’s drive and offer cross-country or alpine skiing and snowboarding. This is a wonderful place to raise a family: First-rate local schools earn awards for quality and the degree of parental involvement they receive. Private schools offer additional options in locations that are commutable. Montessori schools operate in several towns. Housing costs here are also quite reasonable. Many people purchase homes with substantial amounts of land (10-100 acres) granting magnificent views and remarkable privacy. New Hampshire is a financially attractive state with no sales tax and no income tax. Lancaster offers reasonable access to larger cities (2-2 ½ hours to Portland, Maine; Burlington, Vermont; and Manchester, NH). Boston and Montreal are 3 hours away. Contact us today to learn about this exciting new position!