Home Health Manager

Job ID
2020-105108
Employment Type
Full Time
Department
Home Health
Hours / Pay Period
80
Facility
Dominican Hospital - Santa Cruz
Shift
Day
Standard Hours
Monday thru Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Work Schedule
8 Hour
Location
CA-SANTA CRUZ

Overview

About Us

Dominican Hospital (a member of Dignity Health) is a 222-bed facility that offers a wide range of services to residents of California’s Central Coast. With 24/7 emergency care, comprehensive care in cardiac, orthopedics, oncology, women’s and children’s services, we continue to lead the region in medical innovation and excellence in healthcare. 

 

Comprehensive Care

Dominican offers emergency services and is a Certified Stroke Center and Chest Pain Center. Dominican’s services include the only comprehensive Cancer Center in Santa Cruz County, a Total Joint Replacement program, and advanced neurological and endoscopic services. Dominican regularly receives ‘A’ grades for hospital safety from Leapfrog Group, and has received national recognition for superior patient safety, cardiac care, and stroke treatment from Healthgrades, a leading provider of comprehensive information about physicians and hospitals.

As Santa Cruz County’s heart attack (STEMI) receiving center, Dominican Hospital provides cutting edge cardiac care. The hospital’s heart attack treatment times consistently beat the national average, and the hospital offers two cardiac catheterization labs available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Groundbreaking cardiac procedures at Dominican include the Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR) procedure, which allows for heart valve replacement without opening a patient’s chest.

Dominican Hospital has forged significant partnerships with area hospitals to bring exceptional care to Santa Cruz County. The hospital offers a level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) through a partnership with Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford. Neurosurgery at Dominican is also offered through a partnership with Stanford Health Care.

 

In The Community

Beyond care inside the hospital, Dominican is dedicated to the health and wellness of the Santa Cruz community.

Community programs include a Mobile Wellness Clinic, a tattoo removal program, and support groups for patients and new mothers. In addition, and in accordance with our mission, Dominican Hospital supports programs for the underserved in our community, including children and adults, students, seniors, and the homeless population. Dominican also has received several awards for environmental excellence.

 

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Responsibilities

Position Summary:
 
Manages a unit of service that contributes collectively to the provision of high quality patient care. Monitors and supports the desired outcomes as established for their specific area of responsibility.
 
Principal Duties and Accountabilities:
  • Collaborates with other area supervisors and directors as required to support the hospital's role as a community health service provider
  • Assists in developing and implementing a unit Quality Management Program consistent with hospital wide Performance Improvement Plan. Using CQI principles, operates the units within the financial and productivity guidelines setting goals and developing policies that support this objective.
  • Provides for quality services by ensuring that the staff are well trained in the services to be provided.
  • Addresses and resolves unit issues, including problem resolution related to customer complaints, concerns and suggestions.

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Qualifications

Education and Experience: 
  • AA degree in Nursing or healthcare-related field or business or three (3) years of related job or industry experience in lieu of degree.
  • Minimum of three (3) years of health service administration management experience (within the last five years) in home care or a related health care program.
Licensure: 
  • Registered Nursing License (RN), or other clinical specialties (e.g., Occupational Therapist, Physical Therapist, Speech Therapist etc.), licensed in the state of practice, Basic Life Support (BLS); other credentials or credential modules may be required.
Special Skills: 
  • Principles and practices of effective management. Budgetary and planning control. Title 22, COP, The Joint Commission knowledge as it pertains to home health electronic documentation.

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