Director of Patient Care Services- DPCS - RN 8/24/2016

Roze Room Hospice of Ventura Ventura, CA

Company
Roze Room Hospice of Ventura
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
29269309
AJE Ref #
575973027
Location
Ventura, CA
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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ROZE ROOM HOSPICE OF VENTURA a premier hospice program has a full-time position for a DIRECTOR OF PATIENT CARE SERVICES- DPCS - RN.

The Director of Patient Care Services fills a Senior Leadership position with overall clinical and management responsibility; serves as liaison to and conduit between the Administrator, clinical staff, patients and their families, and the community; participates in the creation and implementation of an overall Quality Assurance and Performance Improvement Program; participates in the hiring, orientation, on-going training, retention, and supervision of appropriate and qualified clinical staff; ensures that only those patients for whom the hospice can provide adequate care are admitted to the hospice service; assumes lead responsibility for patient advocacy; and carries out the organization's purposes in a manner consistent with the goals, objectives, and established policies.

REQUIREMENTS:

* Current, active RN license within the State, Certification in Hospice and Palliative Nursing desired.
* Three years of experience within the last five years in a hospice or home health agency, primary care clinic or health facility, at least one year of which was in a supervisory or administrative capacity.
* Knowledge of applicable laws, regulations and standards. Excellent communication skills. Ability to organize, delegate, supervise and evaluate staff.
* Valid driver's license and Auto insurance.