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Job Description

Job Title: Supervisor of Therapy Service Home Health
Job ID: 877336703
Status: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Hours:
Shift: Day Job
Facility: Susquehanna Home Care & Hospice
Department: HH Susq Admin
Location: 1001 Grampian Boulevard, Williamsport PA 17701

Description

Are you an experienced Physical Therapist (PT) interested in building a rewarding career?  This is a great position for talented candidates who are enthusiastic about using their skills to make a difference in the world of healthcare.  Join our team today!

Join the team that’s providing the highest quality of home health care to patients in our communities. With state-of-the-art safety protocols and the support of an academic medical center, UPMC Senior Services has demonstrated a continued commitment to keeping both our patients and our employees safe and healthy, especially throughout the COVID-19 pandemic.

Make a true impact in your community on our home health team, where you’ll have the confidence that your care is clinically backed by a best-in-class health care system and the rewarding knowledge that you are changing lives every day.

Purpose:
Supervises front line 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. Oversees all case management activities and meets or exceeds established outcome measures.

Responsibilities:
  • Establish evidence-based protocols to guide effective practice.
  • Ensure all productivity and documentation standards are met.
  • Coordinate education for staff, patients and families.
  • 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.
  • Work directly with staff on patient experience, quality and cost measures to meet or exceed established targets.
  • Rewards, disciplines and evaluates direct reports, using independent judgment; provides input into hiring and involuntary termination decisions.
  • Complete field visits at least monthly to assess care, service and patient satisfaction.
  • Evaluate patient care and outcomes through effective utilization of reports.
  • Review supply chain management protocols daily.
  • Provide input into department?s budget; supports the financial goals of Susquehanna Health through individual actions and management of resources.

Qualifications

  • Two years of home health experience or two years of supervisory experience in a healthcare setting required.

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:
Physical Therapist licensure in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

  • Basic Life Support (BLS) OR Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
  • Physical Therapist (PT)
  • Act 33 with renewal
  • Act 34 with renewal
  • Act 73 FBI Clearance

  • UPMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran

    Salary Range: $40.34 to $60.52 / hour

    Union Position: No

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