Home Care Clinical Supervisor

Location
Abilene, TX
Salary
Competitive
Posted
11/14/2017
Closes
12/14/2017
Specialty
Home Health, Managerial
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
 
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  We may not have an open position currently - but you are welcome to submit your application for Home Care Clinical Supervisor and be considered for future open opportunities.

General Summary: The Home Care Clinical Supervisor maintains the quality of client care in accordance with the Agency's objectives and policies, through planning, coordination, and implementation and evaluation of the home health services provided

Essential Functions:
  • Coordinates and schedules the daily work load of each district utilizing Agency personnel to their fullest capacity
  • Provides daily supervision of district nurses and Home Health Aides to ensure the quality of services and maintenance of standards
  • Reviews and investigates the clinical content, diagnoses, medical history, medications, fee status and other procedures from the records of clients
  • Identifies and evaluates client needs and appropriateness of home care by reviewing the initial intake screening form before assignment of direct care staff
  • Appraises staff performance during their probationary period and annually with the Director of Nursing, provides the teaching and counseling necessary to enhance the delivery of services and the professional development of nursing and health aide staff
  • Assists with the orientation of new professional staff to familiarize them with Agency policies and procedures
  • Participates in audits, U.R. interdisciplinary team conferences and represents agency in the community as requested
  • Reviews each nurse’s schedule for recertification, discharges, and aide supervisory visits
  • Completes the client's re-hospitalization referral/ admission form sheet daily and submits it to the intake department with recertification date

Requirements

Experience: Minimum of two years' experience as a professional RN in a Home Health Agency. Must have at least one year of experience in a supervisory role.

Education: Graduate of an accredited school of nursing.

Licensure/Certification: Current Registered Nurse license in the state where practicing is required.