The purpose of this position is to help achieve the Vision of Advocate Home Health Hospice Services by performing the duties of this position in a cost effective, results oriented and customer focused manner. This position is a critical component of the operating unit and as such meeting individual performance expectations and contribution to team performance goals is required. Provides managerial direction and operational expertise to ensure delivery of quality, cost effective and timely services to patients and families. Ensures and maintains patient care delivery in compliance with all local, state and federal regulations, accreditation standards and department objectives. Contributes to the strategic direction of Hospice by providing planning and development of staff and patient care initiatives. Assures adequate exchange of information and communication among associates. Coordinates the implementation of the interdisciplinary plan of care.
Bachelors degree in Nursing required
Current RN licensure in the State of Illinois
5-10 years clinical experience, two years of hospice experience.
1-3 years of management experience.
Excellent communication, customer service and critical thinking skills. Participates in managerial on-call rotation. May require excessive hours during development, implementation or expansion of hospice programs. May be called upon to do patient visits as needed.. May travel frequently among hospice care locations in all weather conditions on all types of roads including expressways
Internal Number: 115128
About Advocate Aurora Health Care
Advocate at Home offers comprehensive, quality home health and hospice care throughout Wisconsin, metropolitan Chicago, surrounding counties and down to central IL. As one of the midwests largest, privately held home health care and hospice provider, we have the means and opportunities to enhance your worklife quality.