Hospice Clinical Manager

Location: Watertown, MA
Job ID: 168995-1A
Date Posted: Jun 28, 2021
Category: Nursing

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Job Description

Welcome To

Welcome To Beth Israel Lahey Health at Home. Our team provides high-quality home care and hospice services by partnering with physicians, hospitals and skilled nursing facilities to provide specialized care to patients in the comfort of their own home. Our team of nurses, therapists (physical, occupational, and speech), medical social workers, and home health aides work together to devise and implement a compassionate care plan that is expressly tailored for each patient.

About the Job

The Hospice Clinical Manager is responsible for the development of an interdisciplinary approach to the supportive care of patients at home. The Hospice Clincial Manager is responsible for palliative and hospice program operations for both the in-home program and the Hospice House residence.

Minimum Qualifications:

Education:

  • Registered Nurse from a Graduate of National League for Nursing accredited school of nursing
  • BSN, strongly preferred

Licensure, Certification & Registration:

  • Registered nurse with current licensure to practice professional nursing in the state of Massachusetts.
  • Maintains a current American  Heart Association (AHA) CPR certification

Experience:

  • 3 to 5 years of oncology or community health experience
  • 1-2  years’ experience managing a team of clinicians in a home health setting
  • Knowledge of Medicare/Medicaid regulations in hospice / homecare
  • Understanding of documentation requirements 

Skills, Knowledge & Abilities

  • Proven ability to manage clinical team
  • Strong organizational and problem-solving skills
  • Strong clinical assessment skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills. Able to facilitate cooperation and communication among team members
  • Well-developed written and oral communication skills
  • Computer skills and ability to learn programs
  • Proven ability to interact in a positive and courteous manner with patients, families, employees, vendors, volunteers and the community members.
  • Detail orientated and the ability to work both independently and as part of a team
  • Must be a licensed driver with an automobile that is insured in accordance with state or organization requirements and is in good working order

Benefits offered for any position with over 20 scheduled standard hours:

  •  Voluntary Insurance choices for Medical, Dental, Vision, Disability, Life, Auto and Home, and Pet Insurance available
  • Lahey Outpatient Pharmacy Benefits
  • 403B
  • Paid Time Off or (PTO)
  • Tuition Assistance for 20 hours or more per week after 1 year of continuous benefits eligible employment  

About Us

Beth Israel Lahey Health is dedicated to improving health and wellness and making a difference in the lives of our patients, their families and all members of the communities we serve.  Formed in March 2019, Beth Israel Lahey Health is a patient-centered, integrated care delivery system providing a continuum of services spanning academic, tertiary and community hospitals, dedicated orthopedic and psychiatric hospitals, primary and specialty care, community acute care, ambulatory care, behavioral services and home health.  Beth Israel Lahey Health Performance Network is a unified joint contracting and population health management organization, jointly governed by participating physicians and hospitals.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.