Hospice RN Clinical Supervisor

Merrillville, Indiana, United States Full-time

Providence Life Services offers a full range of services for families who need retirement living, assisted living, rehab, skilled nursing, and more. 

The Hospice Clinical Supervisor is responsible for ensuring that patient care is coordinated and managed appropriately, for ensuring that care and services are delivered, and for the supervision of clinical personnel.

Summary of essential job functions

  • Receives case referrals and reviews available patient information related to that case. Assigns appropriate personnel to case as needed.
  • Reviews and evaluates each case through the variety of means such as home visits, conferences, record review and the services provided by clinicians.
  • Assists clinicians in establishing immediate and long-term therapeutic goals, in setting priorities, and in developing plan of care.
  • Assists Clinical Director and other supervisory hospice personnel in the planning, implantation and evaluation of in-service and continuing education programs.
  • Assists current case managers with client visits and takes rotating on call weekends. 
  • Takes on assigned tasks and roles as required by the Clinical Director.

 

Skills necessary

  • Registered nurse with current license to practice professional nursing in the state of IN
  • Must be CPR certified
  • A minimum of 2 years’ hospice experience
  • Understands principles of pain/symptom management
  • Demonstrates excellent observation, verbal, and written communication skills
  • Understands hospice philosophy and issues of deaths/dying
  • A minimum of 1 year hospice managerial experience

 

EOE

 

Benefits

All full time PLS employees are eligible for the following:

  • Major medical insurance with five options
  • Dental Insurance
  • Basic life insurance
  • Long term disability
  • Voluntary term life insurance
  • 403(b) retirement plans
  • Credit union
  • Employee assistance program
  • Flex spending account
  • Vacation pay, sick pay and holiday schedule
  • Mileage Reimbursement