Director of Nursing, Home Health - St. Petersburg

Covenant Care - Home Health | Pensacola, Florida 32504

Salary Range: Call for details
Date Posted: December 26, 2019
Opportunity Code: 25178


Seeking a Director of Nursing - Home Health to lead start-up operations for a brand new site in St. Petersburg, Florida 

The Position

  • The Director is accountable for the operational, administrative and clinical leadership needs of the home health agency
  • The Director is the driving force to open a brand new site and manages all aspects of the start-up including compliance, recruitment, quality of care, finances, performance, engagement, policy, patient experience and communications with system leaders
  • Must have a minimum of 5 years in home health care, including three years at the Director or Administrator level of nurse leadership
  • Florida RN license required, BSN degree highly preferred
  • Experience starting up a home health facility or agency is a plus

The Organization

  • Covenant Care is widely recognized as one of the largest and most comprehensive post-acute providers in the country
  • This nationwide non-profit agency offers hospice, home health, private duty home care, palliative care, Alzheimer's care and memory care services
  • The agency is expanding to new territories, namely Southern Florida, also called The Frontier, which includes areas like Orlando, Ft. Myers and Tampa
  • In 2018, Covenant Care celebrated its 35th anniversary and continues to expand as the years go by, while empowering patients and loved ones with more choices and less fear

The Community

  • St. Petersburg is a city on Florida’s gulf coast and makes up part of the Tampa Bay area
  • Fondly called “The Sunshine City,” St. Petersburg is well-known for its pleasant weather, even earning the title for "most consecutive days with sunshine" at 768 days
  • Nicknamed St. Pete, the city is a welcome retreat from the classic party vibe or theme park thrills you’ll tend to find in Miami or Orlando
  • St. Petersburg was named one of Coastal Living’s 20 Best Places to Live in 2017 and is an ideal location for outdoor recreation like golfing, boating, fishing and beachgoing
  • St. Petersburg’s waterfront parks are home to the world-renowned Salvador Dali Museum, the Museum of Fine Arts and the Mahaffey Theatre



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