Team Leader Clinical Svcs - Hospice (RN/PT/OT/SLT/MSW) - Rochester, New York United States - 17588

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JOB DESCRIPTION

Job #: 17588
Title: Team Leader Clinical Svcs - Hospice (RN/PT/OT/SLT/MSW)
Job Location: Rochester, New York - United States
Employment Type:
Salary: $60,000.00 - $70,000.00 - US Dollars - Yearly
Employer Will Recruit From: Nationwide
any
Relocation Paid?: Negotiable

WHY IS THIS A GREAT OPPORTUNITY?


Team Leader Clinical Svcs -  Hospice (RN/PT/OT/SLT/MSW) 

 

Full time with Benefits

Direct Hire

Rochester, NY

 

 

 

Summary 
This position leads and/or provides oversight to a team of clinicians and support staff in providing direct nursing services to patients. This role may include assisting in orientation of new staff, role modeling, co-visiting to evaluate or demonstrate clinical skills, participating in quality assurance activities, identifying in service needs, designing in-service programs to address identified needs and supervising staff. 

JOB DESCRIPTION

Summary 
This position leads and/or provides oversight to a team of clinicians and support staff in providing direct nursing services to patients. This role may include assisting in orientation of new staff, role modeling, co-visiting to evaluate or demonstrate clinical skills, participating in quality assurance activities, identifying in service needs, designing in-service programs to address identified needs and supervising staff. 

Essential Responsibilities/Accountabilities 
• Ensures that referrals for services are appropriately assigned in a timely manner. 
• Leads the orientation of new staff by conducting orientation classes, providing observation and co-visits, and assisting with case management as appropriate. 
• Serves as resource person to agency staff in areas of clinical expertise and participates in development of special clinical programming as appropriate. 
• Helps to drive the ongoing development of selected clinical staff through provision of assistance in case management or other clinical services. 
• Participates in the identification, design and implementation of area in-service programs.

• May supervise others. 

• Depending on departmental or business needs, on-call responsibilities may be required.
• Practices according to Agency and community standards. 
• Represents the agency at community meetings as appropriate. 
• Oversees/guides staff in the provision and/or development of services to patients in addition to ensuring appropriate and accurate clinical documentation standards. 
• Monitors and evaluates individual staff performance. 

• Maintains high regard for member privacy in accordance with the corporate privacy policies and procedures. 
• Maintains knowledge of all relevant legislative and regulatory mandates and ensures that all activities are in compliance with these requirements. 
• Conducts periodic staff meetings to include timely distribution and education related to departmental and Ethics/Compliance information. 
• Regular and reliable attendance is expected and required. 
• Performs other functions as assigned by management. 

QUALIFICATIONS

Minimum Qualifications 
• A valid New York State Nursing, Social Work, Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy or Speech Therapy license is required, coupled with a Bachelors’ degree from an accredited school.

• A minimum of 1 year of experience as a professional home visitor in a certified home health agency or equivalent professional experience in a related capacity. 
• Knowledge of current community health nursing practices. 
• Demonstrate strong leadership/supervisory skills. 
• Must demonstrate solid interpersonal, organizational and time management skills. 
• Basic computer skills are necessary, including but not limited to the ability to navigate on a personal computer within a Windows based operating environment; the ability to access and create basic e-mail messages; and the ability to open, edit, and save basic electronic documents if necessary. 
• With training provided, must demonstrate the ability to learn and utilize new systems, computer applications and operating environments as necessary. 
• Must have ability to travel. 

Physical Requirements 

Must have the ability to travel. 

Skills
Preferred
Home Care Advanced
Behaviors
Preferred

Team Player: Works well as a member of a group

Functional Expert: Considered a thought leader on a subject

Detail Oriented: Capable of carrying out a given task with all details necessary to get the task done well

Leader: Inspires teammates to follow them

Motivations
Preferred

Growth Opportunities: Inspired to perform well by the chance to take on more responsibility

Education
Required

Bachelors or better in Review Required.

Licenses & Certifications
Preferred

Speech Therapist
Occupational Therapist
Certified Social Worker
Physical Therapist
Master Social Worker
Registered Nurse

Education:
University - Bachelor's Degree/3-4 Year Degree