Assistant Director of Nursing

Location: Illinois - 60540
Duration: Full Time
Job ID: 22636374
Category: Home Health RN Job
Company: Greatland Home Health Services
Contact: April Cross    Call: 6303402327
Job Salary:   $70,000 to $80,000
Job Posted: 12/29/20

Assistant Director of Nursing - 22636374

  • Plans, directs, coordinates and monitors the delivery of all direct and indirect services to Agency home care clients
  • Participates in the organization's strategic planning activities.
  • Responsible for agency quality reporting and scores
  • Assists in the planning and development of Agency structure, clinical and administrative policies and procedures, and the annual operating and capital budgets.
  • Develops organizational policy and procedures and assures compliance.
  • Establishes and implements systems to inform clients and their families of the scope and nature of home health care services and community resources.
  • Identifies admission criteria for new clients and evaluates eligibility for home health care benefits through third-party payers.
  • Implements and evaluates the orientation program for new Agency personnel.
  • Provides direction and resources to coordinators and supervisors to assist in continuous improvement of services provided by Agency staff.
  • Plans and implements in-service and continuing education programs to meet specific and ongoing training needs of Agency personnel.
  • Assures clinical records are maintained in compliance with state and federal laws including Medicare, CHAP and JCAHO standards and conditions.
  • Oversees data collection for quality management, statistics and reports for evaluating Agency performance.
  • Evaluates Agency client base and focuses services toward diagnosis-specific client care needs, when indicated.
  • Identifies systems to recognize client needs, respond to client needs, and to measure the outcomes of Agency interventions. Utilizes this data to provide direction for Agency improvements.
  • Establishes Quality Improvement teams to address priorities for improvement activities.
  • Identifies data collection requirements and reports to evaluate the effectiveness of programs to ensure quality of client care.
  • Knowledge and experience with Oasis Assessments.

  • Graduate of an accredited nursing program with a current license as a Registered Nurse in the state of Illinois
  • Baccalaureate degree in nursing preferred.
  • Minimum of two (2) years management experience in Home Health or related health care organization
  • Demonstrated ability to supervise and direct clinical and administrative personnel.
  • Knowledge of business management, Medicare and JCAHO regulations, CHAP, as applicable.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and strong interpersonal skills including the ability to market and relate tactfully with customers and other members of the community.