The Clinical Director is responsible for the overall direction of Hospice clinical services. The Clinical Director establishes, implements and evaluates goals and objectives for Hospice services that meet and promote the standards of quality and contribute to the total organization and philosophy.
Knowledge of State, Federal, Medicare and other governmental agency’s rules, regulations, and requirements relative to Hospice services. Strong leadership skills and interpersonal capabilities to foster interdepartmental collaboration and mutual goal attainment. Ability to set objectives, action plans and engage the workforce. Ability to market and deal tactfully with customers and the community. Excellent observation, verbal and written communication skills.
Bachelor’s degree (or related experience) in Nursing from an accredited program by the National League for Nursing. Master’s degree in health care preferred. Three years management experience in a hospice or related health care organization. Demonstrated ability to supervise and direct professional administrative personnel. Ability to market and deal tactfully with customers and the community. Has excellent observation, verbal and written communication skills. Knowledge of business management, governmental regulations and accreditation standards.