Home Health Branch Director, RN

Encompass Home Health   •  

Chattanooga, TN

Less than 5 years

Posted 232 days ago

This job is no longer available.

Reporting to the home health agency administrator, the Branch Director role includes supervising the branch's office and field staff, and effectively managing the agency's services, budget, and clinical outcome goals. Attention to detail, excellent oral and written communication skills, and efficient organizational competencies are best-suited for this position, as the Branch Director works with the Encompass Health Sales team, vendors, physicians, and otherinternal and external partners. Also helpful is a thorough understanding of home health care guidelines and governing practices. Previous home health and management experience will serve you well in this rewarding role. Advanced knowledge of OASIS and EMR (Home Care Home Base) platforms is beneficial.


The ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications:


  • Currently licensed as a Registered Nurse in Tennessee, or in accordance with the Board of Nursing rules for Nurse Licensure Compact (NLC) for the state in which he/she practices.
  • Must be a graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing.
  • Obtained minimum of one-year nursing experience within the last 36 months/3 consecutive years.
  • Medicare home health experience is strongly preferred.  
  • Previous management/supervisory experience is preferred.
  • Home health market knowledge of Chattanooga, Tennessee.
  • Effective and demonstrated business development experience, specifically working with internal partners and external referral sources and vendors.
  • Demonstrate a professional, organized demeanor while multi-tasking and effectively, communicating both orally and in writing.
  • Competent in utilizing computers/electronic-equipment.
  • Knowledge of the clinical workflow in Homecare Homebase (HCHB) strongly preferred.
  • Experienced with cost reports, OSHA requirements for health care providers, home and community support services rules and regulations, quality improvement for health care providers, competency documentation and evaluating skilled staff and peer review reporting.
  • Must have a current driver's license and automobile insurance.
  • Dependable transportation and the ability to drive an automobile in all types of weather conditions is required.
  • Must adhere to all state rules pertaining to the operation of a motor vehicle.