Clinical Director

Summary:

The Clinical Director is responsible for the overall planning, direction, coordination, management and supervision of all clinical functions and services provided by Aging True’s Home Health Agency. The Clinical Director assures quality of care and services.

 

Qualifications/Requirements:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

  • Graduate of an approved school of nursing with a current license in the State of Florida
  • Bachelor’s degree preferred
  • Minimum of two (2) years of home care experience and two (2) years supervisory experience.
  • Able to follow written and verbal instructions.
  • Able to communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing
  • Strong compliance background
  • Additional languages an asset
  • Emotional and mental maturity
  • Valid state driver’s license and current automobile insurance
  • Current health certificate/physical examination, TB testing results and CPR card
  • Must successfully pass a level II criminal background and drug screen

 

Essential Functions:

  • Assures Agency compliance with all applicable laws, regulations and standards.
  • Supervises all clinical activities and staff.
  • Provides guidance and support for supervisory, clinical and office staff.
  • Communicates regularly with the Administrator and submits reports as requested.
  • Aids in the Agency’s goal of retaining qualified personnel by appropriately hiring, orienting, training, evaluating and disciplining personnel according to Agency policy.
  • Ensures compliance with all applicable laws, regulations and standards including but not limited to the CMS Conditions of Participation.
  • Participates in the review, analysis and appraisal of the effectiveness of the total Agency program.
  • Participates in short-range and long-range Agency planning.
  • Maintains current knowledge of applicable laws, regulations and standards.
  • Ensures that care and service delivery meets patients’ needs and is in compliance with professional practice standards.
  • Ensures coordination of care by all healthcare team members.
  • Assists in the review, and revision of policies and procedures for health care delivery.
  • Maintains confidentiality of information in compliance with HIPAA regulations and Agency policies and procedures.
  • Assures accuracy of plans of treatment and ICD-10 diagnosis codes
  • Active participant in the Agency’s Quality Assurance program
  • Participates in various community activities as requested
  • Represents the Agency in a positive and professional manner.
  • Performs other duties as assigned

Measurable Evaluation of Performance:

  • Achieve acceptable ratings (as established) in Quality indicators on Medicare.gov.
  • Achieve acceptable outcomes (as established) in Quality Improvement Plan.
  • Pass ACHC Accreditation survey.
  • Receive acceptable patient satisfaction survey results from CAHPS surveys annually.
  • Achieve tardiness and attendance standard established by the organization.

Working Conditions/Physical Requirements:

  • Business hours are Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.
  • Must be willing to use personal vehicle for business travel throughout the Northeast Florida area.
  • Position requires up to 8 hours per day at a computer.
  • The person in this position will move about inside the office to access file cabinets, office machinery, etc.
  • The person in this position frequently communicates with staff and clients who have inquiries or questions.  Must be able to exchange accurate information in these situations.

Anyone interested in this awesome opportunity is encouraged to apply by submitting your resume via email to homehealthjobs@agingtrue.org with the Subject Line “ClinicalDirector2021”