Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth Home Health Tampa
Faith based and Mission driven agency
One-on-one patient care in the patient’s home environment
Joint Commission Deemed Status accredited agency
Competitive pay with no state income tax
Commitment to workplace wellness and exceptional health and benefits offerings
Tuition reimbursement to support continuing education
Close to Gulf beaches, parks and golf courses
Full time days
You Will Be Responsible For:
Comply with all department policies, procedures, practices and standards of care.
Develop and display a clear customer focus at all times.
Maintain a professional and collaborative relationship with hospital case managers, discharge planners, physician’s offices and referral sources.
Evaluate clinical performance of all patient care staff by having input on performance evaluations and conducting on site supervisory visits.
Counsel patient care staff regularly regarding patient care planning and team collaboration to provide comprehensive services to the patient and family based on immediate and long-range goals identified in the patient care plan.
Assures patients accepted for care have a reasonable expectation that the patient’s medical, nursing, and social needs can be adequately met by the agency.
Assures the plan of care is developed in consultation with the physician and that care in provided per physician’s orders.
Responsible for ensuring team members obtain physician orders prior to making home visit and providing care and that orders are modified only after consultation with the physicians.
Auditing process of all starts of care, recertifications, and resumptions of care assuring proper congruent documentation including orders.
Supports and enforces regulatory requirements (examples include aide supervisory visits every 2 weeks; end point for daily visits, etc.).
Conduct/participate in the weekly team conference meeting
Review schedule/white board daily with each staff member .for appropriate utilization of time and visit frequency for each patient, demonstrating flexibility in scheduling to meet the needs of the home care clientele.
Place/receive phone calls to/from field personnel regarding active patients.
Ensure professional standards of community nursing practice are maintained by all nurses providing care.
Ensures that staff report incidents, and understand the necessity of such reporting and proper mechanisms of incident reporting.
Assist with the orientation of all field staff.
Assist with providing staff development programs as required.
Provide assistance and/or direct services to patients and their families where needs may be of such a nature that they require special skills, teaching or evaluation or when needed to augment staffing
Participate in administrative call coverage.
Participates in developing, revising, and implementing Agency processes.
Demonstrate cost-effective practices.
Participate in the review process and the agency performance improvement program.
Participate in orientation, in-service and staff meetings as scheduled.
Patient Satisfaction scores meet department goals.
Ensures Agency has successful regulatory, state, federal and JCAHO survey outcomes
Demonstrates leadership, mentoring and problem solving skills to ensure all staff provide timely, organized care which follow the physician’s plan of treatment.
Completes timely, meaningful performance evaluations on all supervised staff. Provides regular feedback and mentoring on performance.
Ensures that all occurrences and patient/employee complaints are documented and followed up on according to policy and procedure.
Attends in-services and CEU programs as appropriate for licensure and position.
Strives to continually grow and improve as a home health clinical leader.
Secures patient confidentiality by protecting patient information on and off duty.
Develop skills through attendance at staff development meetings, pertinent educational activities.
Seeks opportunities for self-growth and career advancement.
Complete related tasks as assigned by the Administrator.
Maintains current driver’s license, automobile insurance and BLS.
What You Will Need:
Graduate of a professional school of nursing – Registered Nurse.
One (1) year of clinical nursing in a medical/surgical setting
Current RN licensure within the state of FL
Valid Driver’s License
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS REQUIRED:
Demonstrated knowledge of home health care services.
Knowledge and compliance with all local, state, federal and other regulatory agencies.
Knowledge of home care reimbursement methodologies, including but not limited to: Medicare, Medicaid, Managed Care, Private Insurances and Self Pay.
A high level of multitasking, organization and proactive communications skills are necessary.
Problem solving abilities.
Positive interpersonal communication skills.
Must possess sound judgment and critical thinking skills.
Team and customer service oriented.
Must be able to manage multiple details, tasks and decision-making abilities under busy and stressful working conditions.
Basic computer skills required.
NICE TO HAVE:
Bachelor’s degree in nursing
Five (5) year of experience in home health.
Minimum of (2) years of experience in management position.
Responsible for the oversight of all clinical care provided by the multidisciplinary team of clinicians to Home Health clients at WFHHC. Meet all standards established for the Director of Nursing by the Organization for AHCA/Home Health Agency State Regulations Set. Directs, supervises, evaluates and coordinates patient care by directly managing the RN Case Managers and Home Health Aides. Responsible for adhering to a case management model, ensuring staff productivity while providing appropriate patient care resulting in superior outcomes. Directs, supervises, evaluates, and coordinates patient care services provided by the Organizationâ€™s personnel to insure the delivery of quality patient care. Determine staffing needs and case assignments in collaboration with the Nurse Managers to ensure staffing efficiency. Encourages a harmonious, high performance work environment; characterized by positive relationships and a strong team orientation, while providing the maximum amount of autonomy possible for staff members. Assist with financial management to ensure cost effective patient care.
This position must be able to perform the functions of a field team clinician. Assists with orientation of new employees, participates in education/in service programs. Serve as a resource person for staff. Provides input into staff performance evaluations. Continued employment is contingent upon your ability to perform job duties as outlined in this job description.
At AdventHealth, Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ is our mission. It calls us to be His hands and feet in helping people feel whole. Our story is one of hope — one that strives to heal and restore the body, mind and spirit. Our more than 80,000 skilled and compassionate caregivers in hospitals, physician practices, outpatient clinics, urgent care centers, skilled nursing facilities, home health agencies and hospice centers are committed to providing individualized, wholistic care.