Providence Health & Services Director - Home Health in Olympia, Washington


Providence is calling a Director, Home Health to Providence Sound HomeCare and Hospice in Olympia, Washington. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

Reporting into the Vice President of Home Health - the Director, Home Health Providence Sound will lead our Home Health Ministry in Olympia Washington. The Director will have ultimate accountability for approximately 110 caregivers and staff with 3-5 direct reports. This is a unique opportunity to lead an organization that is poised for significant growth in this region, and will influence our activities state-wide and at the system level.

The Director Home Health will join 3 other regional directors from King County, Snohomish County and Spokane to help drive the direction of our Home Health organization across Washington state and be an important contributor to our system wide understanding of the opportunities and challenges at the local level.

Candidates with good leadership skills can be successful in this role, knowledge of the home health environment will also be a key to success. We are prepared to offer generous benefits and relocation for this important position.

Position Summary:

  • Responsible for operational leadership and direction of Providence Sound HomeCare & Hospice (PSHCH) to ensure efficiently coordinated services and effective human resource, compliance, fiscal, and business management.

  • Initiate and maintain collaborative, effective relationships with the physician community, community referral sources, organizations partnering in care delivery, as well as legislative, regulatory, and funding sources.

  • Monitor, assess, and report status of existing home health clinical programs.

  • Lead, mentor, and facilitate career development of clinical managers and patient care coordinators (PCCs). This role will supervise 3-5 direct reports, and have accountability for a team of approximately 110 caregivers and staff.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor's degree in nursing or related health care field

  • Minimum 4-6 years progressive health care senior leadership experience

  • Expertise in community based health care systems

  • Experience with community advisory and/or governance boards

  • Risk management and regulatory familiarity

  • Demonstrated collaborative and values-inspired leadership style

  • Ability to travel both locally and regionally

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Master's degree in nursing or related health or business administration

  • Experience leading an agency with a census of 400 or higher

  • OASIS certified

  • Previous experience leading a system conversion while maintaining regulatory compliance and data integrity

About the ministry you will serve:

Providence Sound HomeCare and Hospice in Olympia, Washington, is a home health and hospice ministry serving patients in their places of residence throughout Mason, Lewis and Thurston counties in Washington State. Our team brings the Providence tradition of excellence into the home setting, and work together with physicians, patients, family members and insurance providers to meet each patient's unique needs. Providence Sound HomeCare and Hospice is a non-profit, state licensed and Medicare certified agency.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 76,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 475 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Director / Executive

Location: Washington-Olympia

Req ID: 134810