Job Description

Job Title: Clinical Team Leader - Home Health (Palliative Care)
Job ID: 665573
Status: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Hours: 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Shift: Day Job
Department: Spec Programs Admin
Location: 1020 Lebanon Road, West Mifflin PA 15122


Take your nursing and leadership experience to the next level. Be a mentor to staff within your specialty.

Join the UPMC Home Healthcare Palliative Care Team as the Team Leader. Manage and supervise field nurses providing palliation to patients in the Greater Pittsburgh Area. Effect quality patient care through accurate documentation, ongoing education and coordination of team operations.


  • Oversee team activities including assignment of new patients to multidisciplinary staff, order verification and coordination of visits to maximize productivity.

  • Provide discipline specific direct patient care as scheduling requires.

  • Assume responsibility for ongoing team education and facilitate accurate documentation. Perform supervisory visits with staff to ensure delivery of quality care.

  • Collaborate with clinical supervisor and team assistant.

  • Adhere to organizational standards, policies and procedures. Ensure optimal patient care and outcomes while containing cost per episode.

  • Identify, develop and participate in process improvements to enhance quality service and facilitate change.

  • Foster and promote positive work environment and communicate effectively with team members, patients and caregivers, staff, physicians and other professionals.

  • Focus on customer service by performing duties in a manner resulting in optimal patient satisfaction.


  • Baccalaureate degree-Preferred
  • Minimum of two (2) years healthcare experience-Required
  • Minimum of one (1) year home health experience-Required
  • Minimum of one (1) year management experience-Preferred

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:
CPR required based on AHA standards that include both a didactic and skills demonstration component within 30 days of hire

  • Act 33 Child Clearance
  • Act 34 Criminal Clearance
  • Automotive Insurance
  • Basic Life Support or Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation
  • Driver's License
  • Older Adult Protective Services Act
  • Registered Nurse

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

Salary Range: $24.27 to $41.99

Union Position: No

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