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Disability Services of the Southwest
Temple, TX
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Disability Services of the Southwest/LifeSpan Home Health: a diversified home health agency seeks an outstanding leader to serve as an Administrator in our Temple, TX branch office.

This location is a vibrant and diverse community with expanding needs for Home Health Care.

As the Administrator you will be responsible for delivery of skilled and community based services to a diverse group of clients ranging from disabled children to veterans.

Competitive salary based on experience!

Primary Tasks:

  • Effectively lead, develop, mentor, and manage program directors, support staff, and attendants with the highest level of professional and ethical standards to deliver superior service to clients and employees.

  • Implement and supervise overall development and administration of the Agency to meet or exceed applicable state and federal regulations. Assures compliance with HCSSA and CHAP licensure rules and/or regulations.

  • Coordinate and integrate total agency activities through regular communication with external and internal executive, management and clerical staff.

  • Develop and monitor the annual budget for assigned areas in conjunction with executives and staff.

  • Direct subordinate leaders in the performance of their duties to clients.

  • Direct and supervise the addition of skilled clinicians (direct or contract employees) into the Agency.

  • Responsible for all agency documentation of services. Ensure staff maintains accurate and timely records of services.

  • Ensure personnel are informed of changes in techniques, philosophies, goals, client’s rights, and products relating to client’s care.

  • Negotiate professional contracts with other service providers to ensure clients have access to all authorized services.

  • Serve as the Chairperson for all internal Quality Assurance and Performance Improvement meetings and Professional Advisory Committee to ensure superior service for clients.

  • Comply with federal, state, & company policies, procedures, and regulations.

  • Supervise the well-being of clients in the Licensed Home Health (LHH), Personal Attendant Services (PAS), and Licensed and Certified (L&C) categories of service.


  • Preferred two (2) years of administrative supervisory experience in home health, public health, hospital administration, or other health-related field.

  • Preferred three (3) to five (5) years of home care management experience preferred.

  • Preferred three (3) years’ experience or training with individuals with functional disabilities.

  • Must be willing to meet the requirements on the for an agency administrator per HCSSA rules and regulations for Home Care Agencies including Texas Administration Code Rule 99.2 and current hands-on CPR certification including the Heimlich Maneuver.

  • Proficient in the use of MS Excel, Outlook, and Word and have the ability to readily learn agency specific software.

  • Bilingual, fluent in English and Spanish (preferred but, not required).

  • Must have reliable transportation, a valid driver’s license and auto liability insurance.

Apply online to become a part of our compassionate and dedicated team or submit your resume directly to

Company Description
Founded in 1993, Disability Services of the Southwest (DSSW) is one of the largest providers of support services to people with disabilities and the elderly in the State of Texas. Our services include personal attendant services, nursing and therapies, as well as assistance in home modifications, adaptive aids, job coaching and supported employment.

DSSW is licensed by the state to provide a wide range of services to persons with disabilities including Community Living Assistance and Support Services (CLASS), Consumer Directed Services (CDS), Deaf-Blind with Multiple Disabilties (DBMD), as well as private pay care for the elderly and people with disabilities.

DSSW's programs are designed to assist persons with disabilities in achieving the greatest degree of independence possible within their community. The evaluation process by a nurse and the interview process by a program director and your independent case manager assure that an individual's needs are identified so that they can be met by the services available in each program.

All programs are driven by consumer choice and a people first philosophy.

Disability Services of the Southwest


2027 South 61st Street

Temple, TX



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