Hospice Director (RN)

  • Houston Hospice
  • Houston, TX, USA
  • Jul 12, 2023
Full time Nurse

Job Description


  • Serve on various applicable Board Committees.
  • Handle confidential information appropriately.
  • Participate in short/long range planning for agency and implementation of specific measures for agency growth, remaining within budgetary guidelines.
  • Investigate and resolve complaints (patient, family, staff, departmental).
  • Consult with managers and staff appropriately and in a timely fashion concerning areas of deficiency as well as areas of excellence.
  • Responsible for all aspects of department staff.  
  • Assist in development of new policies and job standards as needed; reviews and updates current job standards annually.
  • Provide consultation and education for healthcare providers and participate in appropriate professional related organizations.
  • Assist with community relations and community educational opportunities.
  • Understands and adheres to organizational compliance and privacy programs.
  • Assists in providing service that fosters the organization’s mission, values, vision and goals.
  • Performs other duties as required and/or requested by management.



  • Degree in health care related field.
  • Registered nurse currently licensed in the State of Texas preferred.
  • Two years experience in home health and/or hospice preferred.
  • Two years supervisory experience in Federal/State regulations governing home health/hospice licensure preferred.
  • Excellent organizational skills to handle a variety of tasks simultaneously.
  • Ability to travel to multi-work locations during workday.
  • PC experience required.
  • Reliable vehicle, valid Texas Driver’s License and Liability insurance.