Director of Home Care Services

Location: Pittsburgh, PA
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $50,000.00 - $60,000.00
Date: 10/30/2017
Job ID: 02536955
Job Description
Our client company has a direct position available for a Director of Home Care Services.  This is a newly created position for a growing home care agency located in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania.  This is an excellent opportunity to use your experience to create new systems, policies and procedures for the organization.  The selected individual will have the ability to lead and direct all quality management activities for the home care agency, including consumer care and relations, program regulatory and vendor compliance, risk management and safety, performance improvement and infection control.

Responsibilities:
  • This is a highly regulated environment and must be able to develop and document policies and procedures for improvement
  • Leads and directs all quality management activities for the agency
  • Focus on records and documentation for quality reporting
  • Knowledge of regulations, statutes, laws, facility backgrounds, inspections, and records for health and safety in an assisted living and/or home care environment
  • Works with upper management to ensure compliance with regulatory agencies
  • Oversight of the Standards of Compliance and Quality Assurance activities
 
Requirements:
  • Requires a Bachelor’s Degree in a related field
  • Requires or equivalent work experience Business, HC Management, or Nursing
  • Preferred a minimum of 10 years of experience in the field and advanced certification or degree as a health care administrator, health practitioner or registered nurse
  • Experience and understanding of regulations and compliance for home care agencies
  • Experience with audits and risk management
  • Must have impeccable experience with documentation and record keeping while following regulatory guidelines
  • Proficient in the use of the computer and Microsoft Office software