Director of Operations - Home Health and Hospice
Under the direction of the President & CEO, the Director of Operations will oversee daily operations that support the delivery of quality care to Home Health, Palliative and Hospice patients/families in a safe, efficient and effective manner. Creating an environment that fosters and promotes compassion, respect, sensitivity, confidentiality, and expert base patient care delivery will be of importance. The Director of Operations will work closely with the Director of Home Health and the Director of Hospice and Palliative Care to problem solve, implement and monitor processes to achieve our mission and strategic goals.
Essential Qualifications: Bachelors Degree in Nursing or Administration/Business, five (5) years experience in healthcare management/operations, and a combination of education and experience that demonstrates competencies are preferred. A strong knowledge of home health and hospice and its relationship to the community, reliable and insured transportation, and a valid NH Drivers License are also required.
North Country Home Health & Hospice Agency (NCHHHA), based in Littleton, NH, serves residents of Coos and Grafton Counties. Compassionate, patient-focused services include Home Care, Palliative Care, and Hospice Care. Home care offerings include, but may not be limited to, skilled observation and assessment, nursing care management, disease management, surgical aftercare, wound care, injections and IV therapy, maternal and baby health, pediatric care, rehabilitative services, and therapeutic assessment and rehabilitation planning specific to the home. Palliative care services include in-home consultation with a provider and/or Medical Social Worker, advanced care planning, symptom management recommendations, social and spiritual support, and bereavement and grief support. Hospice care includes a certified hospice nursing assessment, 24/7 clinical support, in-home provider visits for pain and symptom management, medical supplies, equipment and hospice medications, volunteer support and companionship, social and spiritual support, and bereavement and grief support. A proud partner of North Country Healthcare (NCH), NCHHHA is a Medicare-certified, non-profit organization and a member agency of the Home Care Association of NH.