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Athena Health Care Systems Hospice Clinical Director in Haverhill & Lakeville, Massachusetts

Hospice Clinical Director

Full-Time

Hospice Services of Massachusetts - Haverhill & Lakeville, MA

Posted 2 months ago

We are hiring a Hospice Clinical Director to join the Hospice Services of Massachusetts team!

We are hiring in Wareham and on Cape Cod, covering portions of Plymouth, Bristol, and Barnstable Counties.

Working with our team will give you purpose in your professional and personal life.

Here at Athena Health Care Systems, our employees are the heart of our organization, and we take immense pride in their dedication. We are not only committed to delivering high-quality care and customer service to our patients and their families, but we also aspire to be the employer of choice. We strive to create a workplace where your skills and talents are nurtured to allow you to grow within the company.

As the Clinical Director, you are responsible for the overall direction of the hospice clinical services including establishing, implementing, and evaluating goals and objectives for the services to meet and promote the standards of quality and contribute to the organization and philosophy.

Experience & Education:

  • Registered nurse in the State with current licensure to practice professional nursing in the State.

  • Bachelor’s degree in Nursing from an accredited program by the National League for Nursing. Master’s degree in hospice preferred.

  • Ability to travel includes holding a driver’s license and having an insured automobile.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Coordinates and oversees all direct and indirect patient services provided by clinical organization personnel.

  • Provides guidance and counseling to coordinators and Clinical Supervisors to assist them in continually improving all aspects of hospice care services, provided through organization personnel.

  • Assists Clinical Supervisors in managing clinical teams and planning.

  • Provides help in assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of patient and family/caregiver care to all clinical personnel as indicated.

  • Assists the Executive Director/Administrator in the preparation and administration of the organization’s budget.

  • Interprets operational indicators to detect census changes and increases or decreases in volume that could impact staffing levels, revenues, or expenses.

  • Evaluates performance of Clinical Supervisors.

  • Assists Clinical Supervisors to develop skills and techniques in evaluating the performance of clinicians.

  • Hires, evaluates, and terminates organization personnel.

  • Conducts annual evaluations on clinicians, or more frequently if indicated.

  • Oversees the maintenance of patient clinical records, statistics, reports, and records for purposes of evaluation and reporting of organization activities.

  • Assures proper maintenance of clinical records in compliance with local, state, and federal laws.

About Athena Health Care Systems:

Hospice Services of Massachusetts is managed by Athena Health Care Systems. Athena Health Care Systems, headquartered in Connecticut, has been a pioneer in delivering exceptional healthcare services since its establishment in 1984. Operating nursing homes across Connecticut, Massachusetts, and Rhode Island, Athena stands out as one of the premier and highly regarded providers of skilled nursing centers in Southern New England. Through our commitment to improving both the lives of our residents and the quality of our environments, we have transformed our managed facilities into thriving communities where residents enjoy an enhanced quality of life, and employees find a fulfilling and supportive work environment.

Become a vital part of our team committed to delivering exceptional care to the residents we serve.

Athena’s Benefits:

  • Competitive and Weekly Pay

  • Holiday Pay for Hourly and Salaried Employees

  • Overtime Pay for Hourly Employees

  • Career Advancement Opportunities

  • Exclusive Employer Discount Program

Benefits Available for Eligible Team Members:

  • Employer Paid Life Insurance

  • 401(k) with Employer Match

  • Vacation and Personal Time

  • Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance

  • Health insurance among the lowest employee contributions in the state (Employee Contributions as low as $12.00 for singles & $39.00 for families)

We are an equal-opportunity employer that values diversity at all levels. All individuals, regardless of personal characteristics, are encouraged to apply. Athena Health Care Systems and its managed centers follow federal and state mandatory guidelines regarding staff vaccinations; our vaccination policy requires all newly hired staff, regardless of position or work location, to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 unless they receive an approved exemption from Athena, except where prohibited by state law.

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