Director of Home Health Clinical Services
The position supports Company-owned operations and our Franchise Network in the coordination, supervision and training of all licensed nurses, aides and support personnel in the assigned states.
This position will could have up to 20% travel. Additionally, this position is responsible for all aspects of regulatory compliance including research, development, implementation and training of policies and procedures based on federal and state licensure regulations, accreditation standards, payor source requirements and recognized standards of care required in the normal course of doing business.
This role also oversees the monitoring, analyzing, and reporting of Quality Assurance audit results, including development and implementation of performance improvement plans. Finally, the Director of Clinical Operations will serve as the Chief HIPAA Officer for CKFI.
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Support Operating teams through bringing awareness of and monitoring of compliance with Regulatory Agency requirements related to Nutrition Services aspects of the Food Service Operations.
Provides information, monitors, and educates operations teams of current industry Wellness program information and practices to support implementation and effective programs in the operations.
Primary Job Requirements:
Leads the Private Duty Nursing program (non-Medicare), providing training and compliance resources
Provides recommendations on sentinel events, policies and concerns
Responsible for oversight of the Quality Assurance committee and ongoing audit processes.
Monitors effectiveness of policies and procedures
Oversees and implements accreditation standards
Responsible for Medicaid compliance
Supports implementation and compliance with regulatory standards during the survey process and creates and monitors any plans of correction
Responsible for ongoing and follow-up training as needed
Ensures compliance to regulatory and CKFI quality standards
Will serve as Chief HIPAA Compliance Officer
Bachelor’s Degree required, preferably in nursing or a related field
7+ years’ experience with at least 2 years in a supervisory role
Understanding of the legal and regulatory framework governing the Home Care industry
Ability to work with all levels of management on potentially complex compliance/regulatory issues
Superior interpersonal communication skills
Strong writing skills required to write and edit policies and procedures, compliance reports, and other communications
An engaging and informative teacher for Operations team members
Exhibits analytical skills and an understanding of operational processes