BJC Home Care Services, located in Farmington, Missouri and a division of BJC Healthcare, has an immediate opportunity for a Branch Manager. Morgan Hunter HealthSearch has been retained to conduct this key search.
BJC Home Care Services offers patients and their families a complete range of home care services, including skilled nursing services, adult and pediatric hospice and supportive care, rehabilitation therapy, home infusion therapy, infusion treatment rooms, home medical equipment and high-tech respiratory care. Specialty home care programs also are available, including adult and pediatric asthma, cardiac, diabetes, orthopedic and wound care programs, as well as the Lifeline emergency response system. The coverage area is all or parts of the following counties: St. Francis, Washington, Ste. Genevieve, Jefferson, Iron and Madison.
The Branch Manager, reporting to the Executive Director of BJC Home Care Services (located in St. Louis), is responsible for administering and coordinating patient care services through a staff of 48, which includes nurses, social workers, therapists and clerical. Patient satisfaction scores are high and the agency has a very strong relationship with the local 130-bed hospital, Parkland Health Center. BJC is the largest provider in the area. The position is open as the former Branch Manager is retiring after 40 years.
Candidate qualifications include a BSN (or the ability to get one within two years) and previous leadership experience. The successful candidate must be self-sufficient, have the ability to develop and mentor staff and be able to build relationships with physicians. Home health and hospice experience is preferred, but backgrounds with other in-home services such as dialysis or infusion are also acceptable, as well as long-term care, rehab therapy or hospital based med/surg.
Established more than 200 years ago, Farmington, Missouri, located 60 miles south of St. Louis in the lead belt region, has become a burgeoning force in the region. The county seat for St. Francois County, Farmington has over 16,000 residents, with over 90,000 in the immediate region. Farmington is conveniently located close to Missouri’s most picturesque state parks, where you can take a casual stroll, a challenging hike, a grueling mountain bike excursion, or a day of riding in the region’s most popular ATV park. Just a short drive away, you will find premier wineries that offer both exquisite local wines and superb dining for a relaxing afternoon or evening. The Farmington Water Park and Farmington SK8 Park are located near the historic downtown. Farmington city parks include beautiful walking trails, fishing lakes, action packed play features, and an 18-hole disc golf course.
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