Clinical Manager - Home Health/Hospice

Management Leominster, Massachusetts


Description

Position at UMass Memorial Health - HealthAlliance-Clinton Hospital

Everyone Is a Caregiver.

At UMass Memorial Health Care, Everyone is a Caregiver regardless of title. Exceptional patient care, academic excellence and leading-edge research make UMass Memorial the premier health care system of Central and Western Massachusetts, and a place where we can help you build the career you deserve. We are more than 14,000 employees, working together as one health care system. And everyone, in their own unique way, plays an important part, everyday.

Requisition #: 215112
Title:  Manager Home Health and Hospice 
Department: Home Health 
Location: UMass Memorial Medical Center
Posting Date:  06/21/2021
Shift:  Day Shift
Status: Exempt
Hours: 40
Shift Length:  8

Monday to Friday: 800 to 430.
Weekend/evening on call rotation with supervisors

Position Summary

The Clinical Manager is responsible for the oversight of a clinical interdisciplinary team and leading the team in the provision of high quality, effective, and efficient clinical services.  The Clinical Manager supervises, supports, and educates staff at the point of service/in the field.  Maintains knowledge of current laws and regulations of federal, state, and regulatory bodies relative to home health and hospice. Works within those constraints to maintain actions within the agency’s and corporation’s compliance programs.

Major Responsibilities:

  • Oversees the management of the interdisciplinary home health team
  •  Assures adequate and appropriate assignment of care, clinical integrity of practice, and education/support of team members is in place
  •  Builds and evaluates team members including the employment, counseling, disciplinary action including termination (recruitment and retention efforts/activities).
  • Provides formal evaluation clinical competency in area of practice on skills assessment, direct observation and performance appraisals
  • Assures compliance with timely and accurate completion and submission/synching of all documentation
  •  Collaborates with  PI Team Leader and Director of Clinical Operations and staff regarding OASIS integrity, individual abilities and deficits in documentation and corrects
  • Assures compliance with the agency productivity expectations and clinical practices according to State and Federal regulations. 
Position Qualifications:
  • Familiar with home care and its implementation
  • Knowledgeable of team members’ responsibilities
  • Able to coordinate the resources of the agency
  • Able to facilitate cooperation and communication among team members
  • Demonstrates leadership abilities
  • Expert computer skills

EDUCATION:

RN/PT/SLP required

Bachelor’s Degree (please list your preferred field if appropriate)

 EXPERIENCE:

Experience in Home Health preferred

LICENSES, CERTIFICATIONS ETC:

Valid MA license in nursing, physical therapy or speech/language pathology



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