Job Description

Ontario, CA

Full Time

Work Hours: M - F rotating on call


VNA Hospice & Palliative Care of Southern California, a not-for-profit leader in home care, is looking for dedicated healthcare professionals to join one of the following teams:

  • Hospice Care
  • Palliative Care
  • Private Duty Care                         

Join our team and provide compassionate care to patients in your community!  We are a leader in Hospice services that offers the best programs available in San Bernardino, Riverside and Eastern Los Angeles counties.   Come on board with us as a Hospice Director!!!

With offices throughout Southern California, you can become part of the team who continues to be a leader in providing professional and comprehensive care to critically, chronically or terminally ill patients in our community.

Our clinicians enjoy flexible schedules including limited weekends/after-hours/on-call which promotes a healthy work-life balance.

We offer competitive salaries, mileage reimbursement and a generous benefits package for this position.

Benefits include:

  • Comprehensive orientation/on-the-job training program
  • Medical, Dental and Vision
  • Life / AD&D
  • Short-Term/Long-Term Disability
  • Retirement Plan with employer match
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Educational Assistance / Continuing Education
  • Sick, Vacation, Holiday Pay

The Hospice Director is a Full-time position open at our Ontario location. 

Requirements of the Hospice Director:

  • Current RN license in State of CA
  • Minimum of three (3) to five (5) years successful management experience in hospice care.
  • Demonstrated ability to manage strategic initiatives and produce measurable deliverables.
  • Proven leadership experience including ability to act as a change agent and implement change.

Hospice Director Duties Include:

  • Provides overall direction for hospice operations, ensuring the safe delivery of high-quality patient care.   Assist with the development and implements policies and procedures for the hospice program. 
  • Provides leadership and guidance to hospice management as to current areas of focus within the organization.  
  • Coordinate Medical Director services to meet patient needs and regulatory compliance.
  • Supervises the hospice management.   Coaches management in areas of individual need, holding them accountable for the performance.
  • Works closely with QAPI/PI Director to ensure compliance with Medicare regulations, as well as other federal, state, certification, and payer requirements.   Provides implementation guidance to individual location managers, and holds them accountable for implementing plans to meet standards.   
  • Works collaboratively with Business Development to facilitate growth of the hospice program while adhering to hospice admission criteria.  Participates in building effective relationship with referral sources and community outreach.
  • Actively participates in the development of the annual budget.  Works with direct reports to determine growth projections and budgetary needs.  Assimilates and provides that data to CFO and President/CEO to finalize budget.  Manages to finalized budget.
  • Reviews, authorizes and processes all Hospice related payables.
  • Maintains current knowledge of hospice regulations, and develops and implements educational programs to ensure that staff are informed and trained.  Keeps executive management informed of changes in regulations that will impact the Agency’s operations.   Develops plans to abide by those changing regulations. 

For assistance in applying for a position with VNA Hospice & Palliative Care of Southern California, please contact the Human Resources Dept. at (909) 447-7282 or

EEO, M/F/Protected Veterans/Individual with Disability


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