Providence Health & Services Director of Home Health in Burbank, California
Providence is calling a full time Director of Home Health Services to Providence Saint Joseph Home Health in Burbank, CA
In this position you will:
Be responsible for the overall management and long range planning of Home Health services for the San Fernando Valley Service Area.
The scope of work includes managing multiple disciplines to include nursing services, physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy, social work and home health aides.
This core leader: provides management direction to ensure the efficient and effective delivery of home health services; develops appropriate strategic plans and relationships for the delivery and expansion of home health clinical services; ensures quality, professional, customer-focused services that perceived valued by customers and other stakeholders, and which are in accordance with accepted standards of practice, regulatory and legal requirements.
This core leader is responsible for planning, organizing and coordinating the Home Health Quality Assurance/Management Program and continually seeks opportunity to improve systems, processes, functions and core deliverables to meet the needs of diverse stakeholders and transformational needs associated with healthcare reform.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Bachelor’s degree in Nursing, Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Speech Therapy, Nurse Practitioner, Public Health, or MD.
Current unencumbered appropriate California licensure
Minimum 2-years' experience in a leadership role in a certified Medicare Home health program with an understanding and working knowledge of State and Federal regulations in providing home health care services
Valid driver’s license and have access to daily use of an insured reliable vehicle or an alternate ability to travel to sites as required.
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
- Master’s degree
As an integral part of the
respected Providence Health & Services for over 25 years, our highly skilled
healthcare professionals provide a full range of home health and clinical
specialty programs to patients experiencing an illness, hospitalization or
surgery or, for those receiving treatment for a chronic or acute illness.
Providence Home Care embraces everyone from new mothers and their babies to the
elderly with chronic health problems.
Our team of health care
professionals starts with the patient and his or her physician and may include:
registered nurses; certified home health aides; social workers; physical,
occupational and speech therapists. Our specialty care includes patient
assessment and monitoring; beside protime monitoring; IV therapy; total
parenteral nutrition; gastric feeding tube (G-Tube) for long-term enteral
nutrition; V.A.C. therapy used to promote healing in acute or chronic wounds,
fight infection and enhance healing of burns; pain management; injections; and
ostomy management. From same-day referrals and a smooth transition from hospital
to home, to attentive follow-up and communication with your own doctor, we
provide care and support for you every step of the way to help restore your
health to its fullest potential. Our goal is to equip our patients with the
education and resources needed to regain and maintain good health.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.
Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 82,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 600 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.
Job Category: Home Health Nursing
Req ID: 180570