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Tuscaloosa, AL 35486
A career at Alacare allows you to truly make a difference in the lives of patients and their families. As a member of the Alacare team, your skills are fully engaged in delivering compassionate care. Regardless if you are in the field or behind the scenes, each day is filled with meaningfulness and satisfaction. Career opportunities can be found in almost every county in the State of Alabama at each of our 24 locations. Our team of dedicated professionals are focused on providing outstanding care and strive for high patient satisfaction. If you are ready to take your career to a new level, consider Alacare and apply today.
Supervises, coordinates, plans, organizes, directs and evaluates interdisciplinary patient care activities. Supervises interdisciplinary clinical staff to ensure ongoing compliance with regulatory standards, Agency policies procedures, directives and established budget guidelines. Serves as proxy in the absence of the Branch Director/Administrator, as requested. Provides services in a manner consistent with Agency mission and philosophy.
Education Required: Graduate of an accredited school of nursing, Associate Degree or diploma.
Education Desired: Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Certification in Gerontological, Community Health Nursing or Hospice Nursing
Experience Required: Two (2) years nursing experience with at least one (1) in home health/hospice desired.
Experience Desired: Clinical management or supervisory experience is preferred.
Licensure and Registrations:
+ Current unencumbered Alabama Registered Nurse License
+ Current Alabama Driver’s License (or state of residence)
+ Current automobile liability insurance
+ Must be able to perform full range of work activities from routine office work, computer work and driving, to medium and heavy work associated with home visits and patient care (i.e. performing CPR, lifting, turning, transferring and ambulating patients, and other patient-related tasks as necessary.)
+ Must possess vision, speech, hearing, sensation, physical strength and dexterity to safely perform all duties of the job.
+ Job duties in the home environment must typically be performed without assistance and require exerting force of up to 100 pounds occasionally, and/or up to 50 pounds frequently, and/or up to 20 pounds constantly.
External Company Name: Alacare Home Health & Hospice
External Company URL: http://alacare.com
Street: 5710 Watermelon Road