Responsible for the day-to-day clinical operations, overall coordination, and administration of the hospice program and responsible for the compliance of clinical services with all state and federal hospice regulations. Exercise general oversight of the delivery of hospice care. Promotes cost-effective and clinically excellent hospice care. Manages professional growth and job satisfaction for the hospice interdisciplinary group (IDG) including the management functions of planning, organizing, directing, and controlling. Manages referrals and admissions to ensure prompt service. Maintains communication between hospice, hospital administration, and other hospital departments and care partners including nursing homes, assisted living facilities, group homes and physician practices.
4 year / Bachelor's Degree in Nursing (Required)
Master's Degree in Nursing or Health Administration (Preferred)
2 - 3 years Supervisory Experience (Required)
2 - 3 years Hospice Experience (Required)
CERTIFICATIONS AND LICENSURES
Required Certifications/Licensures: Registered Nurse (RN) with current Georgia license, Hospice and Palliative Registered Nurses (RN) obtained within 3 years of hire