Optimal Home Care, Inc., Denver Colorado
Optimal Home Care Inc. is a thriving and growing company that has served over 34,000 patients since 2004.We are committed to providing the best possible experience for our patients, their families, and our staff. We offer astounding benefits including:* Competitive benefits package* 401K plan* Gym membership* Company phone* iPad* Professional, yet comfortable family-based cultureWe are a cutting edge, value driven agency that is looking to add skilled and passionate individuals to our team. Thank you for considering Optimal Home Care Inc. for you career aspirations.Purpose:The overall goal of this position is to oversee the nursing programs and home care staff (employee and contractors) of the nursing services department. Sets and implements guidelines for home health clinical programs. The job will focus in providing supervisory support including field visits with staff, training, chart audits, staff competency reviews and performing visits. The other focus will be in assisting field staff with case review and patient oversight and coordination of care.Scope & Objective:To oversee nursing programs, nursing services and nursing staff accountability. To provide high quality patient care to patients. To educate and train nursing staff. To address care and nursing staff issues, establish performance improvements and initiate programs that can help the agency grow. To assure compliance as well as assist management with proper oversight of nursing services of the agency. To perform accurate and competent patient admissions and treatments. To evaluate nursing staff's performance.Supervisory Responsibilities:This position manages RNs, LPNs, CHHAs and therapists. This position is responsible for performance management and assisting in the hiring of the employees within the department.QualificationsQualifications:Education: Associate or higher degree in nursing from an accredited college or university.Experience: Must complete at least 90 days of employment/contract with Optimal Home Care and/or possess at least one (1) year of nursing experience with one (1) year preferably in-home care or a closely related service. Must be currently licensed and in good standing in the state of Colorado.* Must be able to communicate in the language of the client and document client related activity as appropriate* Possesses adequate and effective written and verbal communication skills.* Possess adequate and effective interpersonal skills.