Job Description

Job Title: Supervisor of Clinical Svcs Home Health & Hospice - RN
Job ID: 170001VO
Status: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Hours: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Shift: Day Job
Facility: UPMC Susquehanna Divine Providence
Department: SRHHS ADMINISTRATION
Location: 32-36 Central Avenue, Wellsboro PA 16901

Description

UPMC Susquehanna is currently seeking a Supervisor of Clinical Services for the Home Health & Hospice office at the Wellsboro location. This is an excellent opportunity to utilize one's nursing and leadership skills to support a team of home health and hospital professionals provide care to the surrounding area.

Currently offering a 10,000 sign on bonus for a 3 year work commitment for those who qualify!

Supervises frontline staff in Home Health and Hospice, assuming responsibility for their work performance and providing oversight of work flow and processes. Responsible for all clinical activities of assigned nursing and other professional staff. Oversees all case management activities and meets or exceeds established outcome measures. 

Responsibilities:
  • Has a solid understanding of the organization's Mission, Vision and Values and is able to help translate those into service partner activity which leads to results. Mission, Vision and Values form the basis for the organizations culture. Fully engaged in the culture and helps service partners connect to a purpose in their work which is reflective of the culture.
  • Has emotional intelligence that enables effective communicate on an interpersonal level, building strong personal relationships. Understands others' emotions while managing their own emotional responses during difficult conversations. Demonstrates effective interpersonal relationships with all service partners, including physicians and volunteers. Places a higher priority on team goals than individual goals and personal success/recognition. Uses data to support opinions, and values shared decision making processes. Builds strong relationship and commitment towards organization goals through professional interactions with others. Models C.A.R.E. behaviors in all interactions with others.
  • Takes a positive approach to change and continuously implements quality improvement processes.Remains open to suggested changes and does not become defensive when offered new solutions.Effective in helping service partners deal with change in a positive way to achieve desired results.
  • Keenly aware of emerging trends and places the organization in a position to take advantage of opportunities. Identifies long and short-term goals that support the organization's strategic plan.Allocates required resources, allows for contingencies and ensures that plans fit with the larger needs of the organization. Sets milestones to measure progress along the way.
  • Possesses sufficient job skills and knowledge to perform the job in a competent manner. Is able to demonstrate skills and knowledge in day-to-day situations. Produces an amount of work that meets or exceeds job expectations. Makes sure that quality does not suffer as the quantity of work increases.
  • Designs/utilizes the right tools to capture customer satisfaction and evaluate concerns. Creates and promotes a work team environment where focus is routinely placed on achieving the highest level of patient/customer satisfaction. Hardwires evidence-based best practices to enhance the customer/patient experience. Has an understanding of customer centric service metrics and implements plan to achieve highest levels of patient/customer experience. Understands that patient safety is everyone�s responsibility. Speaks up in a non-confrontational and educational manner when seeing a safety breech; develops or participates in a project or action plan to reduce risk or mitigate harm for patients, as appropriate.
  • States clear expectations and specific timelines/deadlines when assigning and committing to projectwork. Dedicates necessary resources to achieve intended results. Adheres to ethical, legal andregulatory standards. Strongly encourages team to accept responsibility and models those behaviors outlined in the Code of Conduct. Is a good financial steward of the organizations resources and develops department plans that utilize resources effectively. Assumes responsibility for the timely completion of all legal and regulatory requirements of direct reports
  • Participates in and welcomes self-assessment opportunities. Participates in SH offered education activities and is fully engaged while in attendance. Maintains active membership in professional associations and keeps abreast of changes in the health care industry as it relates to the special area of expertise. Completes all educational activities as required by SH. Assumes responsibility for personal education and performance related to patient safety; reports unsafe conditions and event immediately.
  • Energizes staff, motivating them to be successful in their jobs. Maintains adequate staffing levels to provide department services. Creates a positive department environment that fosters open communication and teamwork. Enforces and manages a culture of C.A.R.E. and personal accountability. Encourages active participation in climate survey action plans to support a culture of positivity.
  • Takes a proactive approach to anticipating and preventing problems. When a problem occurs, defines those problems, investigates obstacles, gathers relevant information, and decides on an appropriate solution. Is able to anticipate problems before they occur and develop action plans to mitigate the impact. Builds consensus in teams to solve problems for the best outcomes.
  • Supervises frontline staff in Home Health, assuming responsibility for their work performance and providing oversight of work flow and processes. Responsible for all clinical activities of assigned nursing and other professional staff.
  • Rewards, disciplines and evaluates direct reports, using independent judgment; provides input into hiring and involuntary termination decisions.
  • Provide input into department�s budget; supports the financial goals of Susquehanna Health through individual actions and management of resources.
  • Establish evidence-based protocols to guide effective practice.
  • Work directly with staff on patient experience, quality and cost measures to meet or exceed established targets.
  • Complete field visits at least monthly to assess care, service and patient satisfaction.
  • Evaluate patient care and outcomes through effective utilization of reports.
  • Coordinate education for staff, patients and families.
  • Review supply chain management protocols daily.
  • Ensure all productivity and documentation standards are met.

Qualifications


  • Current UPMC Susquehanna employees must obtain BSN within three years of hire. 
  • External candidates are required to have a Bachelors degree in Nursing upon hire. 
  • Two years of home health experience or two years of supervisory experience in a healthcare setting required.

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:
Registered Nurse licensure in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Required AHA BLS for Healthcare Providers required within 90 days of hire

  • Act 34 Crim Clearnce w Renewal
  • Act 33 Chld Clearnce w Renewal
  • Act 73 FBI Clearance
  • Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation
  • Basic Life Support
  • Registered Nurse

UPMC is an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

Salary Range: $27.50 to $42.63

Union Position: No

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