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Manager Clinical Services Home Health

Req #:  154881
Facility:  Advocate At Home
Department:  Nursing
City:  Lombard
Posting Budget Status:  Day
Shift Type:  Full Time - Permanent
Posting FTE:  1

Advocate at Home offers comprehensive, quality home health and hospice care throughout metropolitan Chicago, surrounding counties and down to central IL.  As Illinois’ largest, privately held home health care and hospice provider, we have the means and opportunities to enhance your worklife quality.

Overview

The purpose of this position is to help achieve the Vision of Advocate Aurora Home Health Services by performing the duties of this position in a cost effective, value- based delivery system in a results -oriented and customer focused manner. This position is a critical component of the operating unit and as such meeting individual performance expectations and contribution to team performance goals is required.

Provides managerial direction to ensure delivery of quality- cost effective and timely services to patients and families. Ensures and maintains patient care delivery in compliance with all local- state and federal regulations- accreditation standards and department objectives. Contributes to the strategic direction of Home Care by providing planning and development of staff and patient care initiatives. Assures adequate exchange of information and communication among associates. Coordinates the implementation of the interdisciplinary plan of care.
 

Qualifications

  • Bachelors degree in Nursing Physical Therapy, Doctorate Physical Therapy or other healthcare professional degree
  • 1-2 years experience in a Medicare licensed home healthcare agency
  • 2-3 years supervisory experience
  • Excellent organizational, communication, and interpersonal skills.
  • Current licensure in State of Illinois in your field of discipline.
  • CPR certified.
  • Ability to travel between Advocate Health Care branche offices and to client meetings in all types of weather on all types of roads.

 

Accountabilities:

  1. Staff and Patient Care Management
  2. Other duties as assigned. examples include active participation in various quality, service or process improvement committees or workgroups.
  3. Participates in achievement of KRAs in the areas of Reimbursement and Fiscal Management
  4. Participates in achievement of Organizational and Branch Key Result Areas (KRAs) related to Associate Engagement, Patient Experience and Health Outcomes.

 

About Advocate Health Care

 

Advocate Health Care, named among the nation’s Top 5 large health systems based on quality by Truven Analytics, is the largest health system in Illinois and one of the largest health care providers in the Midwest. Advocate operates more than 250 sites of care, including 12 hospitals that encompass 11 acute care hospitals, the state’s largest integrated children’s network, the state’s largest emergency and Level I trauma network, one of the area’s largest home health care companies, and the region’s largest medical group. Advocate Health Care has 4 teaching hospitals and is a not-for-profit, mission-based health system affiliated with the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America and the United Church of Christ.