Share Services Hospice Area Vice President of Operations

Amedisys   •  

East Providence, RI

Industry: Healthcare


Less than 5 years

Posted 30 days ago

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Why Join the Amedisys Family?

We are a growing company that values and rewards our team members, recognizes your special skills and experience and offers opportunities for growth. Join more than 14,000 team members who help change lives every day and share a mission of delivering high quality home health, hospice and private duty care at home.

Unique clinical environment:

Lead a highly talented team of professionals with varied expertise to implement and carry out the overall operations and clinical care to deliver high quality services to patients, one on one, and in their most preferred environment - at home.

Culture of teamwork:

Lead, promote and support a clinical operations and management team while serving as the key leader of the region's overall hospice operations

Ongoing support:

Continuing education and training, tuition assistance, technology and more


Goal planning and opportunities to develop skills for higher level positions

Clinical distinction:

High-level clinical services with outstanding outcomes

Healthcare leader:

Progressive, stable company with 30 years of experience in delivering care at home

If you're looking for a home where you can put your skills and experience to work, make a difference every day and pursue your goals for the future, join our team.

What You Will Do:

As the Area Vice President of Operations you will serve as a key executive for the hospice organization and serve as the area leader with responsibility to develop and implement and carry out the hospice programs and initiatives set forth by the company, throughout his/her established territory, and to direct the clinical operations and financial operations. You will lead and assist the Directors, Administrators, and other members of the management team to carryout quality services in the region.

  • Organizes and directs all of the agencies' ongoing functions and participates on the budget committee.
  • Serves as a liaison among the governing body, the professional advisory group, the professional and business staff.
  • Develop, manage and support the operational leaders and management team for multiple centers within the territory
  • Recruit, hire, assign, and evaluate the leadership staff throughout the territory
  • Participates in development, interpretation, and implementation of all policies and procedures.
  • Collaborate with the business development team to positively impact the assigned market and region
  • Partner with all members of the medical community to promote home care and hospice services.
  • Extensive overnight travel to conduct onsite business needs of the organization and multi-site operations throughout the assigned region(s) and territories


  • A licensed physician; (or)
  • A Registered Nurse; (or)
  • Has training and experience in health service administration and at least one (1) year of supervisory or administrative experience in hospice care or related health programs.*
  • Demonstrates a working knowledge of regulations and reimbursement in hospice care.
  • Demonstrates expertise in personnel management, leadership, and financial management.
  • Must have reliable transportation, current driver's license, and required liability insurance and frequent and extensive travel.

*some states have additional requirements related to years and types of experience beyond these general requirements


  • Bachelor's Degree in healthcare or related field; business and/or management
  • Three (3) or more years supervisory experience within home health, hospice or healthcare industry

Amedisys is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, pregnancy, marital status, national origin, citizenship status, disability, military status, sexual orientation, genetic predisposition or carrier status or any other legally protected characteristic.

Additional Information:

Benefits and More

Amedisys cares for our team members with the same commitment we have to our patients. This is reflected in the benefits we provide and the opportunities we make available to our team. Benefits for eligible employees include:

Paid Time Off/Holidays

Health benefits (medical, dental, vision); health spending account

401 (K) plan; employee stock purchase plan available

Continuing education

Fleet car for eligible employees