I believe that better care begins at home.
Compassionate care, uncompromising service and clinical excellence - that's what our patients have come to expect from our clinicians. Kindred at Home, a division of Kindred Healthcare Inc., is the nation's leading provider of comprehensive home health, hospice, and non-medical home care services.
Kindred at Home, and its affiliates, including Gentiva and Girling, delivers compassionate, high-quality care to patients and clients in their homes or places of residence, including non-medical personal assistance, skilled nursing and rehabilitation and hospice and palliative care. Our caregivers focus on each unique patient to deliver the appropriate care and emotional support to our patients and their families.
As a Branch Director for our Community Care Branch, you will:
Determine staffing needs for homemaker, personal care, advanced personal care, respite/companion services.
Coordinate staff to ensure work assignments achieve operating requirements efficiently and effectively.
Ensure formal performance evaluations for all employees including caregivers are completed annually.
Participate in in-service development, preparation and training
Investigate Worker's Compensation claims and assist in report preparations as necessary.
Conduct field and office meetings as needed to ensure adequate communications and education is given to the staff.
Track and report information as required by supervisor and as specified by Corporate Compliance Department.
Ensure quality control home visits are conducted as required.
Monitor client files, service authorizations and timesheets to ensure compliance.
Establish a good working relationship with caseworkers of the Division of Senior Services, with other Harden Companies and with Business Development Team.
Monitor staff to ensure employees are in compliance with company policies and State Regulations.
Monitor service delivery to ensure consistent, quality care is received by all clients.
Participate in industry meetings, conferences and seminars as assigned.
Ensure changes are reported to DHSS.
Maintains confidentiality of all client information.
Performs both administrative function and delivers services to clients.
Meet at least one of the following requirements:
Be a registered nurse who is currently licensed; or
Have at least a bachelor of science or bachelor of arts degree; or
Be a licensed practical nurse who is currently licensed with at least one year of experience with the direct care of the elderly, disabled and infirm; or
Have at least three years of experience with the direct care of the elderly, disabled and infirm.
Must be organized and detailed oriented.
Good computer skills.
Excellent communication and documentation skills
Knowledge of home care industry and Division of Health and Senior Services programs, preferred.
Previous Supervisory experience, preferred.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin.
Gentiva Health Services, Inc.