EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR RN – HOSPICE
Location: Nashville, TN
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR RN - HOSPICE WANTED
Responsibilities of our Executive Director:
- Ensuring that the hospice complies with all applicable regulations, laws, policies, and procedures, including those related to Medicare and Medicaid, on a daily basis.
- Taking responsibility for the daily operations of the agency and ensuring it employs qualified individuals for all staff positions.
- Being readily available during business hours or by phone when conducting agency business off-site, and being available after hours as needed.
- Providing oversight to ensure the success of the hospice operations.
- Offering support and coaching to the hospice team.
- Conducting interviews and selecting potential employees.
- Ensuring that all hospice policies and procedures comply with local, state, and federal regulations.
- Communicating with patients, patient family members, and physicians regarding patient care.
- Monitoring hospice census and staffing trends.
- Maintaining the departmental budget and financials.
- Overseeing the implementation of policies, procedures, and quality improvement programs.
Requirements for the position:
- A valid RN license in the state.
- A bachelor's or master's degree in healthcare administration, nursing, or a related field is preferred.
- At least five years of experience in a leadership role in a home health organization.
- Strong financial skills, including experience with profit and loss statements.
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
- The ability to motivate and lead a team to achieve organizational goals.
- Knowledge of all state and federal regulations related to home health.