Director of Home Health


: $33,560.00 - $48,490.00 /year *

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Healthcare - Allied Health

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**About Us**
Dominican Hospital (a member of Dignity Health) is a 222-bed facility that offers a wide range of services to residents of Californias Central Coast. With 24/7 emergency care, comprehensive care in cardiac, orthopedics, oncology, womens and childrens services, we continue to lead the region in medical innovation and excellence in healthcare.
**Comprehensive Care**
Dominican offers emergency services and is a Certified Stroke Center and Chest Pain Center. Dominicans services include the only comprehensive Cancer Center in Santa Cruz County, a Total Joint Replacement program, and advanced neurological and endoscopic services. Dominican regularly receives A grades for hospital safety from Leapfrog Group, and has received national recognition for superior patient safety, cardiac care, and stroke treatment from Healthgrades, a leading provider of comprehensive information about physicians and hospitals.
As Santa Cruz Countys heart attack (STEMI) receiving center, Dominican Hospital provides cutting edge cardiac care. The hospitals heart attack treatment times consistently beat the national average, and the hospital offers two cardiac catheterization labs available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Groundbreaking cardiac procedures at Dominican include the Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR) procedure, which allows for heart valve replacement without opening a patients chest. Dominican Hospital has forged significant partnerships with area hospitals to bring exceptional care to Santa Cruz County. The hospital offers a level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) through a partnership with Lucile Packard Childrens Hospital Stanford. Neurosurgery at Dominican is also offered through a partnership with Stanford Health Care.
**In The Community**
Beyond care inside the hospital, Dominican is dedicated to the health and wellness of the Santa Cruz community.
Community programs include a Mobile Wellness Clinic, a tattoo removal program, and support groups for patients and new mothers. In addition, and in accordance with our mission, Dominican Hospital supports programs for the underserved in our community, including children and adults, students, seniors, and the homeless population. Dominican also has received several awards for environmental excellence.
**Position Summary:**
Provides quality home health services to the community. Develops and markets new programs. Is accountable for strategic and tactical planning and the operation and integration of the assigned region-wide services.
**Principal Duties and Accountabilities:**
+ Collaborates with other Directors and Supervisors to support the hospital's role as a community health service provider and to further the goal of becoming the preeminent healthcare delivery system.
+ Maintains a positive fiscal stature by ensuring maximum reimbursement from Medicare and third-party payers.
+ Ensures departmental compliance with all applicable local, state, federal and The Joint Commission requirements. Ensures that performance and quality standards are in place and continuously monitors this performance for respective area of responsibility.
+ Ensures the provision of quality services through the selection and development of a staff that supports current needs as well as future growth. Establishes and ensures compliance with productivity standards to expedite the effective operation and improvement of the units supervised.
+ Knowledge of the policies and techniques to manage a set of related projects within a program; ability to plan, organize, monitor, and control the set of projects, ensuring efficient utilization of technical and administrative resources, to achieve program objectives.
+ Knowledge of the day-to-day operations in a home care services agency; ability to effectively manage and maintain activities that support the performance of home care services.
+ Knowledge of policies, products, and processes of home based healthcare services; ability to utilize tools and techniques to provide healthcare services in a home-based environment.
+ Knowledge of operational guidelines and policies of home care offices, and ability to effectively and efficiently carry out ongoing home care office administration tasks in order to facilitate home care services operations.
**Education and Experience:**
+ Minimum of five (5) years of health service administration management experience in home care or a related health care program.
+ Masters Degree in Nursing, healthcare-related field or business or seven (7) years of related job or industry experience in lieu of degree.
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**Job ID** _2019-82209_
**Employment Type** _Full Time_
**Department** _Home Health_
**Hours / Pay Period** _80_
**Facility** _Dominican Hospital - Santa Cruz_
**Shift** _Day_
**Location** _SANTA CRUZ_
**State/Province** _CA_
**Standard Hours** _8am-5pm_
**Work Schedule** _8 Hour_
Associated topics: cardiac, certified medication aide, certified medication technician, certified residential medication aide, clinical, home health, labor, labor delivery, nurse, wh4 * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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