Clinical management of the Hospice program under the supervision of the Director of Patient Services. Serves as back-up to the director in the absence of the director when requested. Manages clinical aspects and quality assurance performance improvement program for hospice. Supervises scheduling and oversees staff to ensure optimal utilization of social work, spiritual care and hospice aide in meeting productivity requirements. Facilitates clinical management of patients and admissions to hospice. Attends IDT, interdisciplinary meetings with the staff and hospice medical director. Participates in patient care assessments, planning, interventions and evaluations. Understands the coordination of participation, the compliance rules and regulations, and agency policies and procedures. Responsible for chart audit, compliance and medical records. Promotes favorable public relations and serves on various committees.
Employer pays 100% of premiums for full time staff for medical, vision, dental and term life insurance starting the first of the month after 60 day waiting period. Employee pays dependent coverage.
240 hours of PTO can be earned annually starting on the 61st day of employment. Can begin using PTO as soon as earned.
Employee can start fully vested contributions immediately for 403(B) plan. Employer contributions of 3% begin after 1 year and 1,000 hours worked, no matching required.
Registered Nurse with a current California license. BSN & MSN preferred. Minimum 2 years’ experience in hospice home care or public health setting. Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Strong organizational skills. Knowledge of various payer guidelines including but not limited to Medicare, Medi-Cal, managed care, etc. is preferred.
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About Central Coast VNA & Hospice
Since 1951 the VNA has been delivering Home Healthcare services for people living throughout Monterey and San Benito Counties as well as the southern portions of both Santa Cruz and Santa Clara Counties. Today the Central Coast VNA & Hospice continues its tradition as the premier provider of Home Healthcare and Hospice services.