Providence Supervisor Clinical Hospice in Portland, Oregon
Providence is calling a Supervisor Clinical Hospice - Hospice East Portland (1.0 FTE, Days) to Providence Office Park Portland in Portland, OR.
We are seeking a Supervisor Clinical Hospice - Hospice East Portland who will supervise skilled and non-skilled care to terminally ill patients and families in their place of residence, hospital or other facility, and upholds Service Excellence Standards of Behavior.
In this position you will have the following responsibilities:
Ensure the continuing high quality delivery of hospice services
Supervise the interdisciplinary team in the daily performance of their duties
Assure the quality of patient care from Intake through Bereavement for entire assigned Hospice caseload
Complete the required orientation and ongoing education of Hospice team to assure staff maintain necessary skills and competencies
Interview applicants, oversees hiring, and oversees direct reports conformity to agency policies, department performance standards, and professional standards
Conduct interdisciplinary patient care reviews with clinical staff on a regularly scheduled basis
Monitor care according to Quality Assurance standards and Utilization Review processes, participating in the provision of in-service education as needs are identified
Establish daily work schedules, ensures nurse availability 24 hours day, 7 days a week, adjusts work load according to patient census, ensures adequate staffing, and assigns hospice staff to monthly volunteer meeting
Required qualifications for this position includes:
Current Oregon RN Licensure
Current BLS (Basic Life Support for Health Care Provider) -OR- ACLS (Advanced Cardiac Life Support) within thirty (30) days of hire
Two (2) years of clinical experience in Home Care -OR- Hospice with experience in long term care
Valid driver's license
Driving record consistent with GOP Safe Driving Policy 330 Incident Point Matrix at time of hire
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Bachelor's Degree in Nursing
Two (2) years of experience in management, preferably in Hospice or Home Care
Community based hospice experience
About Providence in Oregon
As the largest healthcare system and largest private employer in Oregon, Providence offers exceptional work environments and unparalleled career opportunities.
The Providence Experience begins each time our patients or their families have an encounter with a Providence team member and continues throughout their visit or stay. Whether you provide direct or indirect patient care, we want our patients to feel that they are in a welcoming place where they can be comfortable and free from anxiety. Our employees create the Providence Experience through simple, caring behaviors such as acknowledging and welcoming each visitor, introducing ourselves and Providence, addressing people by name, providing the duration of estimated wait times and updating frequently if timelines change, explaining situations in a way that puts patients at ease, carefully listening to their concerns, and always thanking people for trusting Providence for their healthcare needs. At Providence, our quality vision is simple,
"Providence will provide the best care and service to every person, every time."
Providence is consistently ranked among the top 100 companies to work for in Oregon. It is also home to two of our award-winning Magnet medical centers. Providence hospitals and clinics are located in numerous areas, ranging from the Columbia Gorge to the wine country to sunny southern Oregon to charming coastal communities to the urban setting of Portland. If you want a vibrant lifestyle while working with a team highly committed to the art of healing, choose from our many options in Oregon.
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Job Category: Nurse Lead/Supervisor/Manager
Req ID: 270045