RN Clinical Manager -Hospice

Company: Jordan Health Services ( Learn More )

General Information
US-TX-Laredo
N/A
Not Specified
Full-Time
At least 1 year(s)
Not Specified
True
False
Job Description

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

 

Provides overall administration of all clinical areas, and ensures the quality of patient care provided in the home.  Monitors appropriateness of staffing and productivity.  Coordinates care with the interdisciplinary team, patient/family and referring agency.  Monitors and analyzes QAPI issues and directs clinical staff with regard to agency policy and procedures
Job Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS:

 

Education/Skills                         Graduate of an accredited Diploma, Associate, or Baccalaureate School of Nursing

 

Certification/Licensure                Must be a registered nurse licensed in Texas, or in accordance with the

                                                    Board of Nurse Examiners rules for Nurse Licensure Compact.  Must have

                                                    a current Texas Drivers License.

 

Training                                    Must have at least one year of management or supervisory experience in a health related setting.  Must complete a minimum of 12 hours of continuing education within each 12- month period after the date of designation to the position.  Must complete CIMA’s on the job internship training with an assigned mentor utilizing agency specific competency modules.  Employee will function under the supervision of a mentor until competency has been demonstrated in all appropriate areas.  

 

Special Requirements                 Strong leadership and organizational skills.  Excellent verbal and written communication skills.  Exhibition of good judgment and ability to work independently. Must possess a motor vehicle in good working condition, which is available during work hours, with current proof of insurance and a valid drivers license.  Must agree to and pass a criminal history background check.

 

JOB RELATIONSHIPS:

 

Responsible to                                  Clinical Director

 

Dept Staff Supervised                      All hospice staff

 

Interrelationships                             Hospice physicians, hospital and/or nursing home staff, referring physicians, and their staff.