This reputable community hospital on California’s North Coast is actively interviewing Clinical Nurse Managers to lead its Home Health Care Department. Apply today, and lead this team of compassionate, experienced nurses as they push the boundaries and borders of quality healthcare.
This hospital on California’s beautiful North Coast is seeking a Home Health Nursing Manager to play a crucial role in its at-home healthcare department. Reporting to the Chief Nursing Officer, you will actively oversee the Home Health Department’s ‘Master Schedule’, ensuring appropriate staffing levels, defining and evaluating acceptable visit frequencies, and generally managing the clinical operations of the department on a daily basis.
As a clinically compassionate, yet administratively savvy candidate, you will manage all aspects of the Home Health program. Reporting to the Home Health Nurse Manager, will be 10-12 FTEs, including Home Health RNs, Registered Nurse Case Managers, RN Palliative specialists, and Rehab Nurses, who visit and evaluate patients after discharge. This tightknit group of nurses is well-known in the medical center to be caring, compassionate, and extremely knowledgeable family. They support each other both clinically and emotionally. A large part of keeping a family like this together is the ability to communicate effectively through various high and low-tech means.
Administratively, the Nurse Manager of Home Health will act as the fulcrum for a number of departmental operations. You will serve as a liaison and point of contact between Acute Care Providers, Skilled Nursing Facilities, and post-acute caregivers & Case Managers. You will have control over developing annual budgeting guideline, procedural improvements, and evaluating staff competencies. Most of all, the Nurse Manager of Home Health will need flexibility. Due to the travel-heavy nature of this position, you should be able to multitask well.
California’s Northern Coast is a place of serene peace, natural beauty, and gorgeous landscapes. Rolling coastal hills, rocky shorelines, and ages-old groves of giant trees fill your view in every direction. This is an outdoors person’s paradise, with hiking, biking, boating, fishing, and flying, waiting just around every corner. The Home Health Nurse Manager will be able to enjoy the quaint, seaside towns that dot the coast as well as the National and State Forests that dot the map.
When joining this community hospital, the Home Health Nurse Manager will play a key role in one of California’s most prestigious non-profit healthcare systems. As such, you will be supported in improving the quality of care offered at home, and you will be supported by a competitive salary and benefits package.