MelbourneFLRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Melbourne jobs

Team Manager Inpatient

Company: Vitas
Location: Melbourne
Posted on: July 12, 2019

Job Description:

Job ID 2019-74094 Program Posting Brevard, FL Regular / Temp Regular Full-Time Min. Exp.(Yrs) 2 Category Nursing Location Melbourne Zip Code 32934 Official Job Title Team Manager Inpatient State Florida Overview Why VITAS Healthcare and What Do They Offer Me? VITAS Healthcare is the nation's leading provider of end of life care. We provide our employees opportunities for professional growth, advancement and competitive benefits. The Team Manager is the leader of the Patient Care Team and that member of the team whose function is to: supervise, evaluate and coordinate the various component members of the interdisciplinary team; assure continuity of care from admission to discharge or transfer to bereavement; serve as patient advocate and coordinator for other social service and health care providers in the community who are involved in the care of the team's patients; assume responsibility for the maintenance of patient records from intake through discharge or transfer to bereavement. Patient Care Services * Directs all patient care services for the team, including volunteer and bereavement, and ensures that services are rendered as integrated components of the interdisciplinary plan of care. * Reviews information on all pending patient admissions, all new admissions (assessments and history) and 'alive' discharges to assure that eligibility and appropriateness criteria are met. * Collaborates with both the team physician and the attending physician regarding palliative care measures for pain and symptom management. * Assures complete and accurate data and documentation are available to make recertification decisions and further assures that those decisions are made on a timely basis. * Reviews all imminent 'alive' discharges to assure effective discharge planning. * Monitors the type and level of team services provided (staffing, medications, HME, supplies, level of care changes to inpatient and continuous care, etc.) to assure that they are appropriate and responsive to patient/family needs and expectations. * Manages the team schedule and assures coordination of services 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to all patients on the team. * Facilitates team meeting, assuring interdisciplinary input into the update and revision of the plan of care in concert with the changing needs and expectations of the patient and family. * Participates in on-call rotation. Staff Supervision and Management * Interviews, selects, trains, supervises, evaluates and dismisses team staff in conjunction with the Patient Care Administrator * Assures staff competence and performance levels through making field visits, evaluating documentation and providing team based in services on Vitas values, hospice principles and practices and specific team growth needs. * Acts as a resource and mentor for staff re clinical issues, documentation, inter- and intra- team problem solving and appropriate customer service behavior * Oversees staff and volunteer schedules, scheduling and territory assignments to assure that workload is distributed equitably and that all staff are able to meet overall productivity expectations. * Reviews and approves payroll, assuring that employees have documented accurate time, mileage and additional expenses. Quality Improvement/Regulatory Compliance * Monitors clinical records and all team activities to ensure that they are accurate, complete and meet required standards in accordance with VITAS policy and all regulatory bodies. * Develops and implements performance improvement activities to respond to service issues and challenges and participates from time to time in program relating to quality and service improvement. * Ensures that team completes proactive and other patient/family satisfaction surveys, and implements Quality Improvement measures and standards. * Assists with surveys and requests from regulatory bodies and intermediaries as directed by local program. * Performs substantive chart reviews to assure there is evidence that quality care is being delivered. * Participates in the Outcomes Management and annual program review. * Performs utilization review of continuous care and inpatient levels of care for all patients on team. Customer Service/Sales/Marketing * Assures that problems/grievances/service failures experienced by individual patients/families or physicians/MCOs are addressed with team members, vendors, other VITAS departments, and are resolved promptly and satisfactorily. * Analyzes customer service issues on team to identify causes and works with individual team members as well as entire team to improve performance. * Personally speaks with patients/families and their attending physicians when patient is considering revocation to seek satisfactory solutions to avoid unnecessary revocation. * Regularly visits LTC and Contract Bed facilities to assure care plan integration, customer satisfaction and to discuss criteria for determining appropriateness. * Participates in providing inservices to customers along with other team members, Patient Care Administrators and other program staff. * Participates in professional, voluntary or community service organizations Cost Containment * Verifies/approves admitting IPOC diagnosis, treatments, staffing and supplies. * Monitors utilization of resources by every patient to assure cost effective delivery of services. * Controls and is accountable for productivity, labor and all related patient care costs with respect to budget. * Approves all bills/invoices related to patient care services Professional Development * Attends inservices, educational seminars and workshops. * Develops and achieves professional growth goals and objectives. * Participates as a mentor of newly hired Team Managers. Benefits Include * Competitive compensation * Health, dental, vision, life and disability insurance * Pre-tax healthcare and dependent care flexible spending accounts * Life insurance * 401(k) plan with numerous investment options and generous company match * Cancer and/or critical illness benefit * Tuition Reimbursement * Paid Time Off * Employee Assistance Program * Legal Insurance * Roadside Assistance * Affinity Program Qualifications * Reliable transportation with appropriate license and insurance coverage for driver and passengers. * Private telephone in home. * Knowledge of the principles and practices of primary medical and nursing care, with at least a working knowledge of oncologic nursing and palliative care. * Basic understanding of the interpersonal dynamics operative within the working relationships of an interdisciplinary health care team, and knowledge of the process of dying and bereavement. * Working knowledge of VITAS information system (Vx) and the ability to utilize management reports. * Two years successful supervisory experience or equivalent in a health care organization. Education * Bachelor's degree preferred. * Current and valid R.N. License to practice in the state where the VITAS program is located. Special Instructions to Candidates EOE/AA M/F/D/V

Keywords: Vitas, Melbourne , Team Manager Inpatient, Executive , Melbourne, Florida

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Other Executive Jobs


Franchised Director of Finance
Description: Posting Date Jun 23, 2019 br br Job Number 19085411 br br Job Category Finance and Accounting br br Location Renaissance Orlando Airport Hotel, Airport Lakes, Orlando, Florida, United
Company: Marriott
Location: Orlando
Posted on: 07/18/2019

Regional Admissions Manager
Description: The Regional Admissions Manager ensures the admissions needs of the site are met, while supporting the matriculation of a diverse, prepared corps for the entire region. The role implements a consistent (more...)
Company: City Year
Location: Orlando
Posted on: 07/18/2019

Sales Management Trainee
Description: If you're looking to start your career with a company that grows their managers and leaders from within the organization, then the Enterprise Management Training Program is for you. Whether you see yourself (more...)
Company: Enterprise Rent-A-Car
Location: Apopka
Posted on: 07/18/2019


Automotive Tool Sales / Route Manager - Full Training
Description: Build a Great Career and a Great Life.Automotive Job title: Automotive Tool Sales / Route Manager - Full TrainingFeel the freedom independence of managing your own protected route selling our National (more...)
Company: Mac Tools
Location: Montverde
Posted on: 07/18/2019

Team Manager Home Care
Description: Job ID 2019-73666 Program Posting Brevard, FL Regular / Temp Regular Full-Time Min. Exp. Yrs 2 Category Nursing Location Melbourne Zip Code 32934 Official Job Title Team Manager Home Care State Florida (more...)
Company: Vitas
Location: Melbourne
Posted on: 07/18/2019

Sales Management Trainee
Description: If you're looking to start your career with a company that grows their managers and leaders from within the organization, then the Enterprise Management Training Program is for you. Whether you see yourself (more...)
Company: Enterprise Rent-A-Car
Location: Longwood
Posted on: 07/18/2019

Catering Sales Manager - Maria & Enzos + Enzo's Hideaway - Disney Spri
Description: The Opportunity An immediate opportunity exists for a proven restaurant professional with the ability to maintain our high standards of quality and guest satisfaction. Patina Restaurant Group is searching (more...)
Company: Delaware North
Location: Orlando
Posted on: 07/18/2019

Sales Management Trainee
Description: If you're looking to start your career with a company that grows their managers and leaders from within the organization, then the Enterprise Management Training Program is for you. Whether you see yourself (more...)
Company: Enterprise Rent-A-Car
Location: Orlando
Posted on: 07/18/2019

Physician and Provider Relations Hospital Sales Director
Description: DESCRIPTION SHIFT: No Weekends br br SCHEDULE: Full-time br br JOB SUMMARY br br The Hospital Sales Generalist is responsible for developing and retaining referrals from market physicians (more...)
Company: Central Florida Regional Hospital
Location: Sanford
Posted on: 07/18/2019

Care Manager II (RN)
Description: Description:Position Purpose//: Perform care management duties to assess, plan and coordinate all aspects of medical and supporting services across the continuum of care for select members to promote (more...)
Company: Centene Corporation
Location: Orlando
Posted on: 07/18/2019

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Florida jobs by following @recnetFL on Twitter!

Melbourne RSS job feeds