Job Description

Job Summary:

The Nurse Practitioner, who will work 16 hours/week at North Country Home Health & Hospice in the Berlin/Colebrook area and 16 hours at Weeks Medical Center in Lancaster, will provide medical services necessary to meet the needs of palliative care and hospice patient through outpatient visits and in-home visits and will provide inpatient consults and be on rotation through Provider call schedule. The Nurse Practitioner will work in collaboration with the Interdisciplinary Team (IDT). 

Essential Qualifications: Graduate from an accredited program of study based upon current APRN standards of practice. Current NH State Licensure and National Certification. Three or more years of experience working in an inpatient or nursing facility, internal medicine, or family practice environment is required. Experience in hospice/palliative care program preferred. Proof of schedule II prescriptive authority.  Excellent interpersonal and communication skills. Maintains a good working relationship with all levels of personnel, administration, and the public.


North Country Home Health & Hospice Agency (NCHHHA), based in Littleton, NH, serves residents of Coos and Grafton Counties. Compassionate, patient-focused services include Home Care, Palliative Care, and Hospice Care. Home care offerings include, but may not be limited to, skilled observation and assessment, nursing care management, disease management, surgical aftercare, wound care, injections and IV therapy, maternal and baby health, pediatric care, rehabilitative services, and therapeutic assessment and rehabilitation planning specific to the home. Palliative care services include in-home consultation with a provider and/or Medical Social Worker, advanced care planning, symptom management recommendations, social and spiritual support, and bereavement and grief support. Hospice care includes a certified hospice nursing assessment, 24/7 clinical support, in-home provider visits for pain and symptom management, medical supplies, equipment and hospice medications, volunteer support and companionship, social and spiritual support, and bereavement and grief support. A proud partner of North Country Healthcare (NCH), NCHHHA is a Medicare-certified, non-profit organization and a member agency of the Home Care Association of NH.

About North Country Healthcare (NCH):

North Country Healthcare is a non-profit affiliation of four medical facilities, Androscoggin Valley Hospital, North Country Home Health & Hospice Agency, Upper Connecticut Valley Hospital, and Weeks Medical Center, located in the White Mountains Region of New Hampshire. NCH includes numerous physicians and medical providers at multiple locations. This leading comprehensive healthcare network which employs hundreds of highly-trained individuals delivers integrated patient care through three community hospitals, specialty clinics, and home health and hospice services. NCH remains committed to the health and well-being of the communities we serve.

North Country Healthcare is an equal-opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

If you require a reasonable accommodation in completing this application, interviewing, completing any pre-employment testing, or otherwise participating in the employee selection process, please direct your inquiries to the Human Resources department at the affiliate to which you are applying.

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