Director of Patient Services (DPS) – Home Care Registered Nurse (RN, BSN)

Brookside Home Care – Lynbrook, NY
Job Description:

Director of Patient Services: Brookside Home Care is looking to make a key hire in the role of Director of Patient Services.

About us: If you are a Registered Nurse (RN) with DPS or managerial home care experience, find the idea of working for a start-up exciting and possess a bit of entrepreneurial spirit, this is the position for you. Brookside is looking to expand its companion care business to the next level and become a Licensed Home Care Services Agency (LHCSA). The Director of Patient Services (DPS) will be given the latitude to manage the clinical aspects of the LHCSA in the way they see best within the scope of NYS DOH regulations. Candidate must be a self-starter and be able to work both independently and as part of a team. Position will be part time at first but will grow into a full time position as the case load grows. Established relationships with local health care facilities will be critical in successfully building the business. Compensation will include performance based incentives and potential equity for the right candidate.

Director of Patient Services (DPS) Registered Nurse (RN) Requirements:

A current, clean Registered Nursing (RN) License in the State of New York (do not apply if you are not an RN). Bachelors in Nursing (BSN) strongly preferred

  • Experience with NYS DOH regulations and surveys (opening survey experience a plus)
  • Minimum two years experience in the provision of nursing care at an acute care facility or in a home care agency setting
  • Minimum two years in a Director capacity at a home care agency.
  • Knowledge of integrated management principles and practices as related to the operation of a LHCSA
  • Possesses established relationships with local health care facilities, (hospitals, rehabs, etc.)
  • Strong work ethic, entrepreneurial spirit and the desire to build an agency from the ground up

Director of Patient Services (DPS) Registered Nurse (RN) Responsibilities:

  • Oversee and supervise the day-to-day clinical operations of the agency
  • Perform patient care, supervisory and administrative duties
  • Participate in the Home Care Quality Assurance Program
  • Provide training to administrative and clinical staff, to ensure all competencies are met
  • Implement the agency policies and procedures
  • Participate in patient care assessment, planning, intervention and evaluation
  • Create plans of care and ensure they are reviewed and continually monitored for appropriate frequency, clinical content, documentation, and referrals to other disciplines
  • Ensure cases are staffed with appropriate personnel in a timely manner
  • Facilitate/manage on call duties and staff

If you are interested, please send resumes to jobs@brooksidehomecare.com

 


Companion Home Care Opportunity on Long Island, NY

Extraordinary opportunity to help people in the community and get paid to do it. Get in on the ground floor of an innovative home care company. Brookside Home Care is currently looking for full time and part time companions to help build the most successful home care company in the area.

We offer:

  • Competitive Pay (depending on experience)
  • The most complete training in the market
  • Potential for career advancement
  • Flexible Scheduling

 

Responsibilities include:

  • Meal Preparation
  • Laundry
  • Light Housekeeping
  • Medication Reminders
  • Supervision with hygiene
  • Companionship
  • Engagement activities (games, hobbies, social outings, etc.

 

Hiring Requirements:

  • High School Degree or GED
  • US Citizen or proper working papers
  • 6 Months or more Experience working with seniors
  • Experience with Alzheimer’s and Dementia a plus
  • Driver’s license/clean driver record/insurance/access to a reliable vehicle a plus

 

Preferred skills:

  • Ability to cook/prepare meals
  • Ability to perform domestic tasks
  • Ability to drive
  • Patience and Compassion

 

If you are interested, please click on the link below and fill out the form. Thank you for your interest in Brookside Home Care.

https://brooksidehc.clearcareonline.com/apply/