Supervisor Clinical - RN - Hospice
Job ID: 97689 Date posted: August 30, 2019
- Sharp HospiceCare
- Hospice Admin
- Day Job
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The Clinical Supervisor coordinates and manages daily clinical operations (RN and LVN staff) to achieve departmental quality and financial goals and ensure delivery of high quality and cost effective care. Plans, directs and coordinates specialty program activities. The Clinical Supervisor will utilize their leadership skills in an environment that focuses on exemplar end of life care. This position will be a member of a strong interdisciplinary management team that values quality patient care. This position will have direct supervision of the Hospice and Transitions Admissions team (ACCESS.) The Access Team is a clinical nursing team responsible for the referral management and coordination of the admission phase of our programs. Highly skilled personnel management and collaboration with business development and Hospice leadership will ensure optimal daily operations. This role will require the ability to assess the needs, priorities and complexities for those coming on service. The Clinical Supervisor will make home/hospital on-site visits to evaluate staff competency.
Sharp HospiceCare is a moderate size Medicare Certified, Joint Commission Accredited organization in an integrated healthcare delivery system. Sharp Hospice Care is dedicated to providing comprehensive care and compassionate support to individuals facing life-limiting illnesses, along with their families and friends. Services range from relief of physical discomfort to emotional and spiritual support. Sharp Hospice Care also provides home based palliative care consultation for patients with advanced illness such as heart failure, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and dementia. Sharp Hospice Care is part of Sharp Grossmont Hospital, nationally recognized as a MAGNET®-designated hospital for patient care and nursing practices.
Sharp Hospice Care provides in-home services and also provides the region’s first freestanding hospice homes, LakeView Home in La Mesa, ParkView Home in Del Cerro and BonitaView Home in Bonita, which offer end-of-life patients an alternative to nursing home placement. The homes – staffed 24 hours a day by licensed nurses – provide a comfortable and supportive environment for our patients and their families.
Physical requirements of position may be discussed at time of interview.
Sharp HealthCare is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.
This position is located in La Mesa, San Diego County
8-hour day shift, Full-time, Days, business hours Monday through Friday. Rotate administrative on-call and weekend supervisory coverage. On-call is every 4-5 weeks for 3 days including weekends (Friday – Sunday.)
Required Skills and Qualifications
Graduate of an Accredited School of Nursing
Current unencumbered California Registered Nurse license
Current BLS certification for Healthcare Providers issued by the AHA
Exceptional ability to effectively communicate, problem-solve, and seek creative and innovative methods to enhance patient care and staff performance
Strong leadership and team-building skills
Preferred Skills and Qualifications
HPCC Certified Hospice and Palliative Nurse Certification (CHPN)
A minimum of three years of direct Hospice and/or Home Care experience
Acute, Critical Care or Oncology experience
Medical, vision and dental
Generous time off
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