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Full Time Home Health Executive Director

Signature Service Albany, OR
  • Expired: November 08, 2019. Applications are no longer accepted.

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Full Time Home Health Executive Director for our Albany, Oregon office!

Signature Healthcare at Home
317 W 1st Ave, Suite 301
Albany, OR 97321


The Executive Director will assume overall responsibility and authority for administrative and leadership functions,supervision of the established staff, agency,organizational plan and responsibility for ongoing communicationwith the Governing body, regional director and Vice President of operations. Director or designee will be available during Agency's operating hours.

Please apply on line for this position here:
Plan, organize, direct and evaluate operations to ensure the provision of adequate and appropriate care and services
Ensure Agency is in compliance with all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulatory agencies
Be responsible for fiscal planning, budgeting and management of operations in accordance with established fiscal parameters
Implement governing body directives and ensure that appropriate service policies are developed and implemented
Recruit, employ and retain qualified personnel to maintain appropriate staffing levels
Establish and maintain effective channels of communication
Ensure program personnel have current clinical information and current practices
Direct and monitor organizational Performance Improvement activities
Ensure staff development including orientation, in-service education, continuing education and evaluation
Assure skilled nursing, therapy and other therapeutic services furnished are under the supervision and direction of a physician
Assure appropriate staff supervision during all operating hours
Assure the development and qualifications for professional services and the assignment of personnel
Ensure the accuracy of public information materials and activities
Inform the governing body, staff and professional advisory group of current organizational, community, and industry trends
Take action on reports and recommendations of any authorized planning, regulatory or inspection agencies
Ensure staff education, evaluations and availability of applicable regulations to all Agency staff, including contractual providers
Ensure completion, maintenance and submission of required reports
Ensure documentation of services is accurate and timely
Employs or contracts with qualified personnel
Maintaining a current organizational chart to show lines of authority down to patient level
The Director will identify resources needed to implement his/her responsibilities and will notify the Governing Body of these needs
The license holder will designate, in writing, the appropriate qualified person to perform the responsibilities of the Executive Director position in his/her absence. Guidance requested as is necessary to carry out assigned duties; notifies the Executive Director designee of delays or absences within established time-lines
Remains available for consultation at all times during operating hours of the agency

Maintains knowledge of, and adheres to, all applicable laws, rules, and standards related to the industry

Works cooperatively with others; works out issues and problems with others assertively.
Follows the line of authority when one-on-one problem solving doesn't work.
Contributes to a positive atmosphere in the office as well as in patients' homes.
Willing to help others when needed.
Possesses personal sensitivity to the needs and experiences of others and a non-judgmental attitudetowards persons of differing standards, values, lifestyles and ages.

Supports mission, vision, values and goals of Signature Home Health.
Acts within Scope of Practice and Best Practices when involved in directing or providing patient care.
Meets Signature Home Health standards for attendance and punctuality; maintains professional mannerin dress and in speech.
Follows agency policies.
Maintains confidentiality of staff's, patients' and families' private health and other information.
Attends agency staff meetings as required.
Functions as a member of a team of caregivers, promoting team communication and support.
Meets productivity expectations for this position; organizes tasks and manages time effectively.
Documents client services legibly, accurately and in concert with agency standards.
Can work well alone, without supervision.
Asks appropriate questions when unsure of an assignment, takes initiative in areas expected of him/her.
Uses good judgment in difficult situations.
Able to problem-solve effectively when the home environment is not physically safe for staff or the patient.
Able to read, write and verbally communicate effectively in English.

The above statements are intended to be a representative summary of the major duties and responsibilities performed by incumbents of this job. The incumbents may be requested to perform job-related tasks other than those stated in this description.
5 years of prior Home Health Management experience
Associates, Bachelors or Advanced degree in a health care field
Licensed Clinician (prefer Registered Nurse) in the state of practice with 3-5 years of experience in the Home Health setting

Please apply on line for this position here:
Or contact Lee Whitlock:
Signature Healthcare At Home - Director of Recruiting
P: 971-224-2512
C: 503-329-2802

ID: 2019-5325
Street: 317 West 1st Avenue, Suite 301
Days of the week working: Monday - Friday
Time of day and or shift schedule: 8:00AM - 5:00PM
External Company Name: Northwest Hospice, LLC
External Company URL:

Signature Service


Albany, OR
97321 USA