Thank you for your interest in employment opportunities with the Visiting Nurses. Our mission is to provide quality comprehensive home health and hospice care, support and related services to individuals and families in Douglas County and surrounding areas.

Please download the following documents to apply for a position. Applicants can either print & drop by or mail or they can save as a word document, complete it & submit it via email.

Applications cannot be submitted online.

Send resume to 200 Maine, Suite C, Lawrence, KS 66044, e-mail to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or Fax to 785-843-6439.  EEOE 

Application for Employment Required

Consent for Background Check Required

Voluntary Affirmative Action Questionnaire Optional

Resumes may also be submitted with your application.

Positions Open (Updated 5/22/18)

CHHA- full to part-time hours
Certified Home Health Aide (CHHA) to work part to full-time in our Home Health, Hospice and Help at Home Programs. Must be Kanasas certified CHHA or CNA (enrolled in CHHA course to be completed within 90 days). Previous experience in home health, hospice or a health care facility preferred. CHHA is responsible for providing competent aide services to patient/clients with a chronic or terminal illness.

LMSW- full to part-time hours
LMSW needed part to full-time for growing Hospice program. This position includes evening/weekend call rotation. The Hospice Social Worker (SW) provides information to terminally ill patient/clients on advance directives, referrals for case management, assistance with end of life issues, access to comunity resources, crises intervention, and grief counseling. The SW will provide support to families/caregivers of Hospice patient/clients and is an active participant of the inter-disciplinary group. Qualifications: Masters in Social Work with current Kansas license. Previous hospice or home health experience a plus.

RN- part-time and weekend hours
Growing home health/hospice agency has RN positions available for part-time and/or weekend hours. Weekend Nurses needed to work one or more weekends a month for growing home health/hospice agency. Work closely with patients and other health care professionals to assess and manage a variety of health problems and end of life care. Must possess high level of technical and interpersonal skills. One year of nursing experience preferred; home health and/or hospice experience preferred.

Visiting Nurses requires a criminal background and motor vehicle (MVR) check for all employees once a conditional offer of employment has been extended by the hiring manager. Valid driver's license and reliable transportation required for all positions. Mileage paid in addition to wage. Send resume to 200 Maine, Suite C, Lawrence, KS 66044, e-mail to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or Fax to 785-843-6439. 

Douglas County Visiting Nurses Association, Inc complies with all federal, state, and local laws and regulations prohibiting discrimination. The VNA is an equal employment opportunity employer and equal employment opportunity is provided to all people without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age, national origin, ancestry, disability, genetic information, marital or veteran status, or any other legally protected status.

Contact Us

200 Maine St., Suite C
Lawrence, KS 66044

Tel: 785.843.3738
Fax: 785.843.6439
Intake Fax: 785.813.9270