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Team Manager Home Care

VITAS Type Full time Posted 1/29/2014
Salary - n/a - Starts 4/16/2014
CA - California (All) - San Francisco Referral - n/a -    

Team Manager Home Care

Job ID: 2014-30722
Location: San Francisco Bay
Min. Exp.(Yrs): 2-5
Category: Nursing

The Team Manager/RN Supervisor is the leader of the Patient Care whose function is to supervise, evaluate and coordinate the various component members of the interdisciplinary team.

  • Assures continuity of care for patients/families from admission to discharge or transfer to bereavement.
  • Serves as a patient advocate and coordinator for other social services and health-care providers in the community who are involved in the care of the team’s patients.
  • Assumes responsibility for the maintenance of patient records from intake through discharge or transfer to bereavement.
  • Acts as a resource and mentor for staff for clinical issues, documentation, team problem solving and appropriate customer service behavior.
  • Oversees staff and volunteer schedules, scheduling and territory assignments to assure that workload is distributed equitably and that all the staff are able to meet overall productivity expectations.

 

The full-time Team Manager/RN Supervisor will work out of the main office located in Milpitas, CA.

Qualifications:
  • Two (2) years successful supervisory experience at a Director of Nursing (DON) level or equivalent in a health care organization required.
  • Knowledge of the principles and practices of primary medical and nursing care, with at least a working knowledge of oncologic nursing and palliative care.
  • Basic understanding of the interpersonal dynamics operative within the working relationships of an interdisciplinary health care team, and knowledge of the process of dying and bereavement.
  • The full-time Team Manager/RN Supervisor will work Monday-Friday 8a-5p out of the main office located in Milpitas, CA--managing the interdisciplinary team providing patient care throughout San Jose, Morgan Hill and Gilroy.
  • Rotation of Administrative On-Call (AOC) with other management team members required. 
Education:
  • Bachelor's degree preferred.
  • ADN required.
  • Current and valid R.N. License to practice in the State of California required.
Special Instructions to Candidates:
EOE/AA
M/F/D/V