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Vice President of Clinical Practice

Amedisys | Corporate Remote GA USA | Full Time | Posted: 05/11/2021

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Caregiving is our Calling
At Amedisys whether we're caring for patients directly or supporting those who do, each of us is a caregiver at heart. Every team member contributes to our mission of providing exceptional, clinically distinct care in the home to thousands of patients and families every day.
Join us as we reshape the future of home health, hospice and the full health care continuum.
f you're looking for a home with a Nationwide Company where you can put your skills and experience to work, make a difference every day and pursue your goals for the future, join our team.

What You Will Do
Responsible for the oversight of safety practices, quality outcomes and outstanding patient experience for the assigned region in coordination with other regional clinical leaders ensuring national care standards and evidence-based practices.
  • Develops, implements and evaluates safety, quality and experience improvement initiatives to achieve highest STAR ratings and best VBP outcomes.
  • Assures an effective performance improvement program is in place and clinicians benefit from learning.
  • Implements, analyzes, and consults on clinical education programs to ensure high performing clinicians are recruited and retained.
  • Provides input for clinician selection and use of established selection criteria; ensure effective new hire orientation, in-service training, continuing education, and ongoing competency validation practices.
  • Focus on home healthcare basics to include admission processes, OASIS, orders, re-certifications, post hospital admission, wound care, IV therapy, case management, and coordination of care.
  • Assists the region in establishing safety practices, oversees that occurrences are reported and tracks trends. Supports the region in established enterprise service recovery practices.
  • Understands changes and impacts on clinical operations of new and or changes in state regulatory/policies and assist the clinicians understanding the new changes.
  • Provides education, best practice sharing and data analysis for regional leadership to help drive and improve regional corporate integrity performance.
  • Ensures the highest level of compliance across the region by managing all audit related findings/action plans.
  • Recommends changes to enterprise clinical policies and procedures as necessary.
  • Provides input to Business Development on marketing materials to support and educate our referral sources on our clinical distinction focus. Assist in identifying key referral partnerships.
  • Assists Area Vice President and/or Director of Operations in developing action plans to ensure programs being implemented meet specific identified objectives for support activities and responds to negative trends in performance metrics to resolve local issues.
  • Monitors and evaluates employee performance. Holds employees accountable for the attainment of defined goals and objectives. Executes effective performance redirection when needed. Develops employees through coaching, mentoring, and formal/on the job training and development opportunities.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

  • Ten (10+) years' experience in home health/hospice operations, or equivalent experience.
  • Current and unencumbered license to practice as a Registered Nurse, Occupational Therapist, Speech Therapist, & Physical Therapist in state assigned to work.
  • Bachelor's degree in nursing or related field.

  • Master's degree preferred.
  • Management or supervisor experience.
  • Advanced Practice Registered Nurse - Clinical Nurse Specialist / Nurse Practitioner
  • National certification in area of expertise.

Amedisys is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified employees and applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, pregnancy, marital status, national origin, citizenship status, disability, military status, sexual orientation, genetic predisposition or carrier status or any other legally protected characteristic.

Benefits and More

Amedisys cares for our team members with the same commitment we have to our patients. This is reflected in the benefits we provide and the opportunities we make available to our team. Benefits for eligible employees include:
  • Paid Time Off and Paid Holidays
  • Comprehensive Health Insurance Benefits (medical, dental, vision)
  • Health Savings Account, Health Reimbursement Account, and Flexible Spending Account options
  • Life, Disability, and Other Voluntary Benefits
  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan with Company Matching Contributions
  • Discounted Employee Stock Purchase Plan
  • Continuing Education
  • Fleet car for eligible employees

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Location Corporate Remote, GA, United States
Categories Business Management/Consulting

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