American Hospice
  • 16-Apr-2013 to 15-May-2013 (EST)
  • Jacksonville CSC
  • Houston, TX, USA
  • Salary
  • Full Time -- Exempt

Full benefit package available

Our Promise of Comfort

At American Hospice, we have a single passion and focus: hospice. Our team members adhere to the highest standards, not only in their work but in character. Each team member is expected to exhibit strong levels of teamwork with respect and accountability, communicate clearly and honestly, be compassionate and accepting of all persons, and confidently perform tasks to the best of their knowledge and ability with the utmost confidence in themselves and our organization.

Our Mission: To enhance the quality of life, by maintaining patient dignity and comfort, while providing excellent service to our patients and families through hiring and developing the very best hospice staff.

Our Purpose: We create a compassionate circle of support for our patients and families by providing the finest individualized end of life care.

American Hospice is currently seeking a healthcare professional to fill the following position:

MIS Support Specialist (Nurse)


Job Summary:
American Hospice is seeking a dynamic nursing professional, with hospice and information technology experience, to provide day-to-day assistance, education, and leadership to American Hospice team members that are learning and utilizing the electronic medical records system. The MIS Support Specialist ensures the delivery of a quality education and training experience to all team members and provides continuous support during utilization of the system. This competent and experienced health care professional should exhibit behaviors of accountability, flexibility, respect, and collaboration to help American Hospice fulfill its common purpose of creating a compassionate circle of support for our patients and families by providing the finest, individualized end-of-life care.


  • A degree in nursing with previous experience in hospice and/or home health is preferred.
  • Computer skills necessary for data management. Automated medical billing experience in a hospice, nursing home, or hospital is preferred.
  • Knowledge of methods, practices, and terminology used in medical records.
  • Demonstrated competency and knowledge in the training and support of electronic medical records users.
  • Independence in planning and managing technical support activities is critical.
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills. Candidates must be detail oriented, dependable, and highly organized.
  • Excellent oral/written communication and interpersonal skills including demonstrated active listening skills. 
  • Schedule flexibility is a necessity with the ability to travel to AH business units outside of home state when the need arises.
  • Must have reliable transportation, valid driver's license, and the minimum state required liability automobile insurance or access to reliable transportation.

Our Quality Standards while working on our team includes actively engaging in the following:

  • Team work - Our highest priority is for our employees to form and function as a cohesive team. 
  • Communication - Show strong levels of honesty regardless of the situation and be sensitive when communicating with others while expressing empathy.
  • Compassion - Understanding, empathy and compassion are the cornerstones of what we do.
  • Competency - Must provide the most accurate information; demonstrating the highest possible quality of work.

American Hospice offers a variety of Team Member Benefits that include:

  • Competitive salaries and paid leave time program, 
  • Health / dental / vision benefits, 
  • 401k with employer match 
  • Tuition Reimbursement and
  • Much more.

American Hospice is an Equal Opportunity Employer and it is our policy to provide equal employment opportunities to all people without regard to age, race, color, creed, religion, national origin, disability, gender, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any other basis prohibited by statute, and to promote the full realization of an inclusive employment and service policy. Additionally, American Hospice performs post-offer background checks, to include criminal background checks, drug screen, physical, and TB test, and a minimum of three (3) reference checks are performed through the local Human Resources department.

This position has been closed and is no longer available.
American Hospice


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