Date Posted: 10/07/2017
Location: Hazleton, PA 18201
Company: SpiriTrust Lutheran
Job Type: Occasional
Responsible for providing medical oversight for the client care program; directly supervising assigned personnel, coordinating work within the department, as well as with other departments; complying with operating policies and procedures and regulatory requirements; communicating with appropriate personnel; responding to inquiries or requests for information; maintaining appropriate records and providing assigned reports.
Education/Training: Licensed Doctor of Medicine or Osteopathy. Current CPR certification within three (3) months of employment.
Skill(s): Proficient reading, writing and grammatical skills; proficient in interpersonal relations and communication skills, including pleasant telephone manner and speaking voice; ability to work independently and to establish and maintain effective working relationships; working knowledge of computer operations and ability to learn specialized industry applications; demonstrates a desire and ability to work with terminally ill clients and with bereaved individuals and/or families; effective leadership and supervisory skills; valid driver’s license and dependable means of transportation.
Experience: One (1) year of recent clinical experience in licensed or certified discipline normally required. Experience in home health or hospice preferred.