Diversified Search has been retained to recruit the new Executive Vice President of Hospice and Palliative Care for The Visiting Nurse Association of Greater Philadelphia (www.vnaphilly.org).
Founded in 1886, the Visiting Nurse Association of Greater Philadelphia is the oldest and largest not-for-profit home health and hospice provider in the region, serving everyone regardless of ability to pay. Currently, that’s more than 50,000 members of the community.
The VNA Hospice of Philadelphia (ADC≈ 220), through its coordinated program of services, enables patients to live fully and comfortably wherever they call home – including nursing homes, assisted-living facilities and its own in-patient unit. Palliative care programs are located at Temple University Hospital and Hahnemann University Hospital.
The EVP will provide a clear sense of direction in the areas of clinical program planning and development, quality, operations, and regulatory compliance. S/he will be responsible for ensuring continued growth in a manner which emphasizes enhanced patient-focused processes; establishing and communicating performance benchmarks; and guiding performance improvement activities across geographically dispersed program sites.
The select candidate for this key leadership role will possess:
Proven leadership and management experience in a hospice setting, with a wide breadth of knowledge regarding hospice and palliative care
The ability to grow a hospice business in a highly competitive market
Exceptional relationship and partnership skills enabling them to effectively work in conjunction with the VNA’s EVP for Home Care
A Bachelor’s degree in nursing, healthcare administration, business, or a comparable discipline; Master’s degree preferred.
Additional Salary Information: The Visiting Nurse Association of Greater Philadelphia offers an extremely competitive compensation package including relocation assistance (if required).
About The Visiting Nurse Association of Greater Philadelphia
Diversified Search is the ninth largest retained executive search firm in the United States. Headquartered in Philadelphia, the firm has offices in Atlanta, Chicago, Cleveland, Los Angeles, Miami, New York, San Francisco, and Washington, D.C. Diversified is also the exclusive U.S partner of AltoPartners, an international alliance of 58 independent executive search firms that spans 35 countries across the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and Asia Pacific.