Wichita, KS, United States
Share Services Hospice Area Vice President of Operations','19000480','!*!Why Join the Amedisys Family?
We are a growing company that values and rewards our team members, recognizes your special skills and experience and offers opportunities for growth. Join more than 14,000 team members who help change lives every day and share a mission of delivering high quality home health, hospice and private duty care at home.
Unique clinical environment:
Lead a highly talented team of professionals with varied expertise to implement and carry out the overall operations and clinical care to deliver high quality services to patients, one on one, and in their most preferred environment – at home.
Culture of teamwork:
Lead, promote and support a clinical operations and management team while serving as the key leader of the region’s overall hospice operations
Continuing education and training, tuition assistance, technology and more
Goal planning and opportunities to develop skills for higher level positions
High-level clinical services with outstanding outcomes
Progressive, stable company with 30 years of experience in delivering care at home
If you’re looking for a home where you can put your skills and experience to work, make a difference every day and pursue your goals for the future, join our team.','Full-time','United States-Kansas-Wichita','Hospice','!*!What You Will Do:
As the Area Vice President of Operations you will serve as a key executive for the hospice organization and serve as the area leader with responsibility to develop and implement and carry out the hospice programs and initiatives set forth by the company, throughout his/her established territory, and to direct the clinical operations and financial operations. You will lead and assist the Directors, Administrators, and other members of the management team to carryout quality services in the region.
Organizes and directs all of the agencies’ ongoing functions and participates on the budget committee.Serves as a liaison among the governing body, the professional advisory group, the professional and business staff.Develop, manage and support the operational leaders and management team for multiple centers within the territoryRecruit, hire, assign, and evaluate the leadership staff throughout the territoryParticipates in development, interpretation, and implementation of all policies and procedures.Collaborate with the business development team to positively impact the assigned market and regionPartner with all members of the medical community to promote home care and hospice services.Extensive overnight travel to conduct onsite business needs of the organization and multi-site operations throughout the assigned region(s) and territories
','!*!Required:A licensed physician; (or)A Registered Nurse; (or)Has training and experience in health service administration and at least one (1) year of supervisory or administrative experience in hospice care or related health programs.* Demonstrates a working knowledge of regulations and reimbursement in hospice care. Demonstrates expertise in personnel management, leadership, and financial management. Must have reliable transportation, current driver’s license, and required liability insurance and frequent and extensive travel.
*some states have additional requirements related to years and types of experience beyond these general requirements
Preferred:Bachelor’s Degree in healthcare or related field; business and/or management Three (3) or more years supervisory experience within home health, hospice or healthcare industry
Amedisys is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, pregnancy, marital status, national origin, citizenship status, disability, military status, sexual orientation, genetic predisposition or carrier status or any other legally protected characteristic.','!*!Additional Information:
Benefits and More
Amedisys cares for our team members with the same commitment we have to our patients. This is reflected in the benefits we provide and the opportunities we make available to our team. Benefits for eligible employees include:
• Paid Time Off/Holidays• Health benefits (medical, dental, vision); health spending account• 401 (K) plan; employee stock purchase plan available• Continuing education• Fleet car for eligible employees','false','','false','Share Services Hospice Area Vice President of Operations
Website : http://www.amedisys.com
Amedisys is a leading home health and hospice care company focused on bringing home the continuum of care. We deliver personalized home health and hospice care to thousands of patients and their families, in the comfort of their own homes. Our care teams deliver personalized home health and hospice care to approximately 380,000 patients each year. Amedisys is a post-acute care partner to more than 2,233 hospitals and 61,900 physicians across the country. We provide the care that is best for our patients, whether that is home-based recovery and rehabilitation after an operation or injury, care focused on empowering them to manage a chronic disease, palliative care for those with a terminal illness, or hospice care at the end of life. Amedisys is a recognized innovator, being one of the first in the industry to equip its clinicians with point-of-care laptop technology and referring physicians with an internet portal that enables real-time coordination of patient care seamlessly. Amedisys also has the industry's first-ever nationwide Care Transitions program, designed to reduce unnecessary hospital readmissions through patient and caregiver health coaching and care coordination, which starts in the hospital and continues throughout completion of the patient's home health plan of care.