Director of Quality and Education Home Health - Hospice

POSITION SUMMARY:

  • The Director of Quality and Education develops and provides educational activities in home health and hospice.
  • Establishes an on-boarding infrastructure and develops home health and hospice preceptors.
  • Collaborates on the development of clinical pathways for chronic illness management.
  • Directs and coordinates preceptor program, orientation and ongoing training activities and develops and monitors the orientation and training expense budget.
  • Recommends and coordinates the development of new education programs and services and assures the development of clinical competencies.
  • Collaborates with academic programs to assure appropriate clinical experience.
  • Leads and oversees the development, implementation and assessment of the Our Client's Home Health and Hospice Quality Improvement program.
  • Champions the organization’s mission to continuously improve the quality and service of care; directs and oversees the development, implementation and assessment of quality for the Home Health and Hospice programs.

Director of Quality and Education Home Health - Hospice


QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Current licensure as RN in State of California
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing required; master's degree in nursing or relevant field preferred.
  • Five years minimum of Home Health and/or Hospice management, education & quality experience required; and precepting experience preferred.
  • One year minimum experience in disease management programs.
  • One year minimum experience in health care information systems, preferably in a home health setting.
  • OASIS C certified or will become certified within the first year of employment.
  • Demonstrated management/leadership skills.
  • Knowledgeable of statistical methods, including: collection, analysis and presentation.
  • Proficient in Word, power point, excel and access database. Experience with home health data management systems preferred.
  • Ability to investigate and analyze information and to draw conclusions.
  • Knowledge of accreditation, health care regulations and standards. Home Health & Hospice Survey experience required.
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and a team player.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Excellent organizational skills and ability to prioritize and problem-solve.
  • Valid California drivers’ license and automobile insurance.

Director of Quality and Education Home Health - Hospice

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