Director (Clinical)

Speech Therapist – Pool

Type of position: Director (Clinical), Nursing

Date Posted: Sunday, January 25, 2015

Hospice Program: Chapters Health System

Location: Temple Terrace, FL

Description:

 

As a compassionate non-profit organization since 1983, Chapters Health System is committed to enhancing the lives of those affected by advancing age or illness. Through our comprehensive system of healthcare choices, we deliver expert care and heartfelt support to guide the community during the aging and end-of-life journey. From hospice and palliative care for adults and children suffering with life-limiting illnesses to in-home and community-based services for frail but independent seniors, Chapters Health offers a wide range of support services along life’s ever-changing landscape.

 

Role:

Under the administrative direction and supervision of Management provides speech therapy evaluation, treatment, and/or interventions and oversees the speech therapy program for participants. Integrates speech therapy treatment plan into the plan or care to maximize benefits for participants.

 

Qualifications:

  • Graduate of an accredited Speech Language Pathology curriculum with a Masters Degree in Speech Language Pathology
  • Licensed in the State of Florida as a Speech Pathologist
  • Knowledge of principles and practices of speech pathology
  • One year experience working with the elderly required
  • Valid driver’s license and automobile insurance in the State of Florida.
  • Reliable transportation to meet visit schedule.
  • Ability to use equipment with visual and auditory mechanisms
  • Ability to effectively communicate in English
  • Flexible schedule to meet the needs of participants
  • Ability to physically access any home i.e. navigate stairs and narrow spaces, tolerate heat and lack of air conditioning, in any area Company serves
  • Ability to manage stress.
  • Ability to perform the essential functions and physical requirements (including, but not limited to: lifting participants and/or equipment, bending, pushing/pulling, kneeling) of the job with or without reasonable accommodation.

 

Apply:

Our team members thrive in an environment that fosters teamwork and professional growth. Our location offers the perfect Florida lifestyle to promote the ideal work / life balance. We reward each employee’s talent with a competitive salary and outstanding benefits.

 

To learn more about our opportunities and organization, we invite you to apply online at:

https://chaptershealth.applicantpro.com/jobs/173850.html

 

Director, Regional LPH (RN required)

Type of position: Director (Clinical), Nursing

Date Posted: Friday, January 23, 2015

Hospice Program: LifePath Hospice – Clinical Services LPH

Location: Temple Terrace, FL

Description:

 

As a compassionate non-profit organization since 1983, Chapters Health System is committed to enhancing the lives of those affected by advancing age or illness. Through our comprehensive system of healthcare choices, we deliver expert care and heartfelt support to guide the community during the aging and end-of-life journey. From hospice and palliative care for adults and children suffering with life-limiting illnesses to in-home and community-based services for frail but independent seniors, Chapters Health offers a wide range of support services along life’s ever-changing landscape.

 

Role:

Responsible for all patient care and oversight of community programs related to the interdisciplinary groups in the region. Responsible for ensuring the professional practice and development of all disciplines in area of oversight in collaboration with Corporate Discipline Directors (CDD). Ensures education, staff development, competencies, performance improvement, compliance standards, policies & procedures, orientation and health and safety activities are in place for region of oversight in the program. Leads staff in planning, developing and implementing the region’s short and long term plans to support the Company’s strategic goals. Assures optimum utilization of resources and has ultimate budget responsibility and accountability for direct patient care provided by the patient care teams within region of oversight.

 

Qualifications:

  • Current Florida RN license
  • Bachelor’s degree required with Masters degree in nursing, pharmacy, business administration, or health care administration strongly preferred
  • Five years of progressive management experience with at least two years of Director level experience in a healthcare setting with supervisory, fiscal and operations responsibilities
  • Two years hospice, home health experience preferred
  • Expertise in regulation interpretation and process
  • Demonstrated leadership experience
  • Experience in system redesign & integration
  • Demonstrated ability in mentoring, individual/group facilitation & motivation
  • Experience in fiscal accountability
  • Strong goal/outcome orientation
  • Excellent customer service focus
  • Excellent written and oral communication and conflict resolution skills
  • Self-directed work style with the ability to handle multiple priorities simultaneously
  • Ability to travel to off-site locations*
  • Valid driver’s license and automobile insurance

 

Apply:

Our team members thrive in an environment that fosters teamwork and professional growth. Our location offers the perfect Florida lifestyle to promote the ideal work / life balance. We reward each employee’s talent with a competitive salary and outstanding benefits.

 

To learn more about our opportunities and organization, we invite you to apply online at:

https://chaptershealth.applicantpro.com/jobs/171738.html

 

Director of Clinical Integration

Type of position: Director (Clinical)

Date Posted: Friday, January 23, 2015

Hospice Program: Chapters Health System

Location: Temple Terrace, FL

Description:

 

As a compassionate non-profit organization since 1983, Chapters Health System is committed to enhancing the lives of those affected by advancing age or illness. Through our comprehensive system of healthcare choices, we deliver expert care and heartfelt support to guide the community during the aging and end-of-life journey. From hospice and palliative care for adults and children suffering with life-limiting illnesses to in-home and community-based services for frail but independent seniors, Chapters Health offers a wide range of support services along life’s ever-changing landscape.

 

Role:

The Director of Clinical Integration is the corporate expert and primary resource for facilitating clinical integration of clinical practice with clinical applications. Under the strategic direction of the Vice President Clinical Integration, the role is responsible for planning, organizing, and leading the activities of defined strategies of clinical integration throughout the organization. Integration encompasses clinical quality of EMR data governance, operational integrity of clinical information systems, process improvement and education related to EMR optimization. The Director supervises the Clinical Integration Specialist, the Clinical Integration Analyst and EMR Team.

 

Qualifications:

  • Masters degree in nursing from an accredited college or university with a focus in nursing, health or medical informatics.
  • 5-10 years increasingly responsible experience in nursing, nursing supervision, nursing education and nursing administration.
  • Hospice or home health experience preferred.
  • Active Florida nursing license.
  • Informatics Nursing Certification, or similar board certification, or will obtain within 18 months.
  • Valid driver’s license and automobile insurance per company policy; able to travel locally.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of Joint Commission standards.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of Nursing Informatics standards and Health Informatics standards.
  • Experience in quality assurance and performance improvement.
  • In-depth knowledge of evidence based practice, research utilization and professional development principles.
  • Strong experience with information systems, clinical software and other computer applications. Experience at the expert level with Electronic Medical Records (EMR).
  • Experience guiding clinical design, planning, implementation and coordination of EMR for clinical users.
  • Project management certification and/or experience preferred.
  • Excellent written communication skills.
  • Strong analytical and organization skills.
  • Able to speak effectively and persuasively before groups and individuals at all levels of the organization.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills. 

 

Apply:

Our team members thrive in an environment that fosters teamwork and professional growth. Our location offers the perfect Florida lifestyle to promote the ideal work / life balance. We reward each employee’s talent with a competitive salary and outstanding benefits.

 

To learn more about our opportunities and organization, we invite you to apply online at:

https://chaptershealth.applicantpro.com/jobs/171728.html

 

Bereavement Coordinator

Type of position: Bereavement, Director (Clinical)

Date Posted: Friday, January 23, 2015

Hospice Program: Chapters Health System

Location: Tampa, FL

Description:

 

As a compassionate non-profit organization since 1983, Chapters Health System is committed to enhancing the lives of those affected by advancing age or illness. Through our comprehensive system of healthcare choices, we deliver expert care and heartfelt support to guide the community during the aging and end-of-life journey. From hospice and palliative care for adults and children suffering with life-limiting illnesses to in-home and community-based services for frail but independent seniors, Chapters Health offers a wide range of support services along life’s ever-changing landscape.

 

Role:

The Bereavement Coordinator (GSC) provides programmatic oversight for the subsidiary’s Bereavement Programs and provides clinical counseling expertise and programmatic consultation to Bereavement Specialists and members of the IDG and the community, including the adult bereavement program and the program for grieving children.

 

Qualifications:

  • Masters degree in Social Work (CSWE accredited).
  • Florida LCSW required.
  • Experience related to the concepts and practices of death and dying with children and adults.
  • Able to remain calm and professional and trouble shoot and manage children/family crisis situations.
  • Valid driver’s license and automobile insurance per Chapters Health System policy and procedures.
  • Ability to travel to off-site locations.
  • Ability to work unsupervised, exercising a high degree of discretion and independent judgment.
  • Ability to work evenings and weekends.

 

Apply:

Our team members thrive in an environment that fosters teamwork and professional growth. Our location offers the perfect Florida lifestyle to promote the ideal work / life balance. We reward each employee’s talent with a competitive salary and outstanding benefits.

 

To learn more about our opportunities and organization, we invite you to apply online at:

https://chaptershealth.applicantpro.com/jobs/173902.html

Child Life Specialist – Pool

Type of position: Director (Clinical), Management (Clinical)

Date Posted: Friday, January 23, 2015

Hospice Program: Chapters Health System

Location: Temple Terrace, FL

Description:

 

As a compassionate non-profit organization since 1983, Chapters Health System is committed to enhancing the lives of those affected by advancing age or illness. Through our comprehensive system of healthcare choices, we deliver expert care and heartfelt support to guide the community during the aging and end-of-life journey. From hospice and palliative care for adults and children suffering with life-limiting illnesses to in-home and community-based services for frail but independent seniors, Chapters Health offers a wide range of support services along life’s ever-changing landscape.

 

Role:

The Certified Child Life Specialist (CCLS) embraces the value of play as a healing modality which enhances the optimal growth and development of infants, children and youth to pediatric hospice patients and children in the Partners in Care (PIC) Program. Care is provided through assessment, intervention, prevention, advocacy and education. The CCLS is a member of the pediatric health care team who focuses on the individual emotional and developmental needs of each child and family using therapeutic and developmental play experiences. The CCLS also considers the needs of the siblings or other children who may be affected by the child’s illness. The CCLS acts as an advocate for children and their families and uses his/her knowledge of child development to enhance quality of life and the emotional aspects of coming to terms with life limiting illnesses. Must comply with Partners In Care: Together for Kids (PIC:TFK) standards of care, state, federal and local government regulations.

 

Qualifications:

  • Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in Child Life, Child Development, Human and Family Studies, Psychology or another closely related discipline.
  • Must have completed a supervised 480-hour clinical internship, pass a national examination, and have and maintain certification.
  • Minimum of one year experience in healthcare/hospital setting required.
  • Working knowledge of the concepts and practices of end of life care with children and families.
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities simultaneously and effectively handle the emotional stress of the workload.
  • Able to remain calm, professional, trouble shoot and intervene with patient/family crisis situations.
  • Valid driver’s license and automobile insurance per company policy.
  • Ability to travel to off-site locations. Ability to work unsupervised, exercising a high degree of discretion & independent judgment.
  • Ability to physically access any home, hospital, i.e. navigate stairs, narrow stairs, narrow spaces, lack of air conditioning, etc.
  • Ability to work in a team environment and intervene appropriately.

 

Apply:

Our team members thrive in an environment that fosters teamwork and professional growth. Our location offers the perfect Florida lifestyle to promote the ideal work / life balance. We reward each employee’s talent with a competitive salary and outstanding benefits.

 

To learn more about our opportunities and organization, we invite you to apply online at:

https://chaptershealth.applicantpro.com/jobs/171454.html

Hospice Medical Doctor

Type of position: Director (Clinical), Management (Clinical), Physician

Date Posted: Wednesday, January 21, 2015

Hospice Program: Tidewell Hospice

Location: Sarasota, FL

Description:

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Tidewell’s mission is helping people live well by providing care, comfort and compassion.

Tidewell Hospice is a top-rated, CHAP-certified hospice serving patients and families in Sarasota, Manatee, Charlotte and DeSoto counties since 1980 and is one of the largest, not-for-profit hospices in the U.S. Tidewell’s continued growth and recognition as one of the nation’s premier end-of-life care providers testifies to the unrivaled expertise, compassion and integrity of its employees.

Tidewell is seeking a seasoned executive for the strategic leadership position of Hospice Medical Director. This critical role provides leadership for all clinical aspects of medical services and establishes a progressive vision and strategic direction to create a professional, high-performing program. Key objectives include patient/family satisfaction, quality, safety and clinical and financial outcomes aligned with the organization’s strategic goals.

Job Qualifications include:

  • Medical Doctor or Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine from an accredited medical school.
  • Current license to practice medicine with the eligibility to obtain Florida licensure.
  • Primary Board Certification in Internal Medicine, Family Practice or Gerontology.
  • Subspecialty Board Certification in hospice and palliative medicine preferred.
  • Eligibility for membership or membership in good standing on the medical staff of an accredited hospital in Florida within the service area of Tidewell.
  • Demonstration of leadership skills and business acumen.
  • Minimum of five (5) years experience in the field of hospice and palliative medicine.

Office Location & Hours :
5955 Rand Blvd
Sarasota, FL 34238
Hours are 8:00am – 5:00pm Monday – Friday

Apply:

 

Please apply online at: http://tidewell.org/hospice/careers/job-searchapply/

 

 

 

Director, Regional LPH (RN required)

Type of position: Director (Clinical), Leadership, Nursing

Date Posted: Tuesday, January 6, 2015

Hospice Program: LifePath Hospice

Location: Temple Terrace, FL

Description:

Responsible for all patient care and oversight of community programs related to the interdisciplinary groups in the region. Responsible for ensuring the professional practice and development of all disciplines in area of oversight in collaboration with Corporate Discipline Directors (CDD). Ensures education, staff development, competencies, performance improvement, compliance standards, policies & procedures, orientation and health and safety activities are in place for region of oversight in the program. Leads staff in planning, developing and implementing the region’s short and long term plans to support the Company’s strategic goals. Assures optimum utilization of resources and has ultimate budget responsibility and accountability for direct patient care provided by the patient care teams within region of oversight.

 

Qualifications:

  • Current Florida RN license
  • Bachelor’s degree required with Masters degree in nursing, pharmacy, business administration, or health care administration strongly preferred
  • Five years of progressive management experience with at least two years of Director level experience in a healthcare setting with supervisory, fiscal and operations responsibilities
  • Two years hospice, home health experience preferred
  • Expertise in regulation interpretation and process
  • Demonstrated leadership experience
  • Experience in system redesign & integration
  • Demonstrated ability in mentoring, individual/group facilitation & motivation
  • Experience in fiscal accountability
  • Strong goal/outcome orientation
  • Excellent customer service focus
  • Excellent written and oral communication and conflict resolution skills
  • Self-directed work style with the ability to handle multiple priorities simultaneously
  • Ability to travel to off-site locations*
  • Valid driver’s license and automobile insurance

 

Apply:

Apply online at https://chaptershealth.applicantpro.com/jobs/171738.html

Director, Clinical Integration

Type of position: Director (Clinical)

Date Posted: Tuesday, January 6, 2015

Hospice Program: Chapters Health System

Location: Temple Terrace, FL

Description:

The Director of Clinical Integration is the corporate expert and primary resource for facilitating clinical integration of clinical practice with clinical applications. Under the strategic direction of the Vice President Clinical Integration, the role is responsible for planning, organizing, and leading the activities of defined strategies of clinical integration throughout the organization. Integration encompasses clinical quality of EMR data governance, operational integrity of clinical information systems, process improvement and education related to EMR optimization. The Director supervises the Clinical Integration Specialist, the Clinical Integration Analyst and EMR Team.

 

Qualifications:

  • Masters degree in nursing from an accredited college or university with a focus in nursing, health or medical informatics.
  • 5-10 years increasingly responsible experience in nursing, nursing supervision, nursing education and nursing administration.
  • Hospice or home health experience preferred.
  • Active Florida nursing license.
  • Informatics Nursing Certification, or similar board certification, or will obtain within 18 months.
  • Valid driver’s license and automobile insurance per company policy; able to travel locally.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of Joint Commission standards.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of Nursing Informatics standards and Health Informatics standards.
  • Experience in quality assurance and performance improvement.
  • In-depth knowledge of evidence based practice, research utilization and professional development principles.
  • Strong experience with information systems, clinical software and other computer applications. Experience at the expert level with Electronic Medical Records (EMR).
  • Experience guiding clinical design, planning, implementation and coordination of EMR for clinical users.
  • Project management certification and/or experience preferred.
  • Excellent written communication skills.
  • Strong analytical and organization skills.
  • Able to speak effectively and persuasively before groups and individuals at all levels of the organization.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.

 

Apply:

Apply online at https://chaptershealth.applicantpro.com/jobs/171728.html