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Providence Health & Services Director of Nursing, Patient Care Services - Home Care covering Burbank and Torrance in Torrance, California


Providence is calling a (Full Time / Day Shift) Director of Patient Care Services for Home Care to Providence St. Joseph Health.

Must be available to travel/cover both offices in Torrance and Burbank.

Union experience strongly preferred.

In this position you will:

  • Provide leadership and oversight to the Clinical Managers, ensuring maintenance of clinical operations and the competent, accurate and safe delivery of care to all patients

  • Facilitate and provides direction regarding quality initiatives and program implementation

  • Provide oversight for compliance with state and federal regulations

  • Role model proactive, collaborative working relationships


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Nursing or related field or business

  • Current licensure as a Registered Nurse in the state of California

  • 2 years managerial experience in home health

  • Survey experience with the Joint Commission and State regulators

  • Sufficient background knowledge and expertise in regulatory and clinical decision-making for the patient population assigned to meet the needs of the patients

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Union experience strongly preferred

  • Must be able to travel to both offices in Torrance and Burbank

About the hospital you will serve:

As an integral part of the respected Providence Health & Services for over 25 years, our highly skilled healthcare professionals provide a full range of Home Health and clinical specialty programs to patients experiencing an illness, hospitalization or surgery or, for those receiving treatment for a chronic or acute illness. Providence Home Health embraces everyone from new mothers and their babies to the elderly with chronic health problems.

Our team of health care professionals starts with the patient and his or her physician and may include: registered nurses; certified home health aides; social workers; physical, occupational and speech therapists. Our specialist care includes patient assessment and monitoring; bedside protime monitoring; IV therapy, total parenteral nutrition; gastric feeding tube (G-Tube) for long-term enteral nutrition; V.A.C. therapy used to promote healing in acute or chronic wounds, fight infection and enhance healing of burns; pain management; injections; and ostomy management. From same-day referrals and a smooth transition from hospital to home, to attentive follow-up and communication with your own doctor, we provide care and support for you every step of the way to help restore your health to its fullest potential. Our goal is to equip our patients with the education and resources eneded to regain and maintain good health.

As a member of Providence Health & Services, a Catholic-sponsored healthcare ministry, we believe strongly in respecting the dignity of each person, and give special concern to the most vulnerable members of our community.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Health Care

Location: California-Torrance

Req ID: 231601