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Hospice Administrator

Location:
United States
Salary:
80,000
Posted:
February 26, 2014
Email:
accuyp@r.postjobfree.com
Contact Info:
*************@*****.***


Michael P. Herrington
*** **** **** ******
Brunswick, Ga. 31525
912 *** **** cell
912 *** **** home
accuyp@r.postjobfree.com

Executive
Profile:
Highly motivated professional exploring opportunities which will utilize my 24 years of
leadership, sales, and consulting experience. Extensive experience in the management and
oversight of patient care services ranging from Assisted Living to Hospital to Hospice.

Education:

Georgia Southern University Master of Health Science Administration, September
1991
GPA: 3.80 / 4.0

Georgia Southern University Bachelor of Science: Therapeutic Recreation, June
1987
GPA: 3.66 / 4.0

Professional
Experience:
September 2012 to Present Heartland Hospice Brunswick,
Georgia
Assistant Administrator
Responsibilities include:
Managed a team of 65 Hospice Care professionals that include RNs, CNAs, Social
Work, Chaplin, and Marketing
Contract negotiating with Hospitals, Nursing Homes, Assisted Living, and
Transportation
Managed the care of Hospice patients and counseled with patients and families
Assured that appropriate end of life care was provided to patients
Marketing and sales of Hospice services.

May 2011 to September Hospice Advantage Statesboro,
Georgia
Administrator
Responsibilities include:
Managed a team of 20 Hospice Care professionals that include RNs, CNAs, Social
Work, Chaplin, and Marketing
Contract negotiating with Hospitals, Nursing Homes, Assisted Living, and
Transportation
Managed the care of Hospice patients and counseled with patients and families
Assured that appropriate end of life care was provided to patients
Marketing and sales of Hospice services.
January 2000 – May 2011 Healthcare Success of the Southeast
Statesboro, Georgia
Owner / Consultant
Responsibilities include:
Designing, building, and start up of health care facilities.
Writing policies and procedures.
Consultant with owners and administrators of health care facilities regarding day to day
operations.
Training employees and staff.
Negotiating contracts with Medicaid, Medicare, and transportation companies.
Preparing and negotiations of contracts for occupational therapy, physical therapy, and
speech therapy.
Preparing of budgets and staffing patterns.

May 2010 – October 2010 Camden Place Statesboro
G eorgia
Administrator
Responsibilities include:
Operated a 20 bed residential care center.
Supervised 10 employees.
Managed the day to day operations of the center.
Recruited, interviewed and hired staff.
Monitored the center budget.
Monitored accounts receivable and accounts payable.
Counseling with families and individual patients.

July 2008 – April 2010 Lowe’s Statesboro, Georgia
Department Manager
Responsibilities include:
Manager of 15 employees.
Selling of windows and doors in Millwork Department.
Selling of lumber and building materials.
Increased profits and sales in millwork, lumber, and building materials by 15% in first
year of employment.
Received monetary bonus for achieving sales quota.
Successfully completed management courses and continuing education.
Responsible for making recommendations to Human Resources regarding employee
work performance.
January 1999 – November, 2006 Garden Manor Assisted Living
M u r rells I nlet, SC
Administrator
Responsibilities include:
Advisory Board Member for In Care Home Health & Hospice (2000 2003)
Advisory Board Member for Winyah Home Health & Hospice (2004 2005)
Managed the care of Hospice Patients and counseled with patients and famlies
Assured that appropriate end of life care was provided to residents
Operator of an 80 bed assisted living facility and a 40 unit independent living
community. This facility also was a residence for Hospice patients.
Co owner of a medical equipment company.
Supervised 45 employees in nursing, laundry, housekeeping, and dietary departments.
Managed the construction of several health care facilities and elderly housing.
Counseling with families and individual patients.
November 1994 – Janua ry 1999 Active Service Corporation My r tle
B each, SC
Vice President
Responsibilities include:
Managing the day to day operations of 11 adult day care centers.
Managing the day to day operations of four personal care aide businesses, three non
emergency medical transportation companies, and rehabilitation services.
Supervised 300 employees.
Negotiated contracts with the Department of Health and Environmental Control,
Medicaid, Medicare, Department of Social Services, Department of Special Needs,
transportation and rehabilitation companies.
Counseling with families and individual patients

June 1992 – October 1994 Coastal Carolina Hospital
Conway, SC
Compass Unit
Hospital Administrator
Responsibilities include:
Supervising 20 clinical staff and orthopedic rehabilitation professionals.
Managing the day to day operations of the hospital.
Recruiting, interviewed, and hired staff.
Created, implemented, and monitored the hospital budget.
Counseling with families and individual patients.
Created policies and procedures.
Monitored accounts receivable and accounts payable.

June 1987 – May 1992 Cha rte r By the Sea Hospital St. Simons
I sland, GA
Program Administrator
Responsibilities include:
Supervising 40 clinical staff.
Coordinating programs for detoxification, partial hospitalization, dual track (psychiatric
and drug rehabilitation), mental health, alcohol and drug treatment, and acute
psychiatric unit.
Family counseling, group leader for Mental health and substance abuse individual
counseling with patients.

Professional Licensure:

Assisted Living Administrator State of South Carolina #1077
C99 (Inactive)

Nursing Home Administrator State of South Carolina #369 N94
(Inactive)

Therapeutic Recreation Specialist Nationally Certified

Honors and
Activities
Dean’s List
Gamma Beta Phi Honor Society
Eagle Scout
Special Populations Volunteer
Victory Riders Volunteer
Special Olympics Volunteer
CCFA Volunteer
Sales Quota Award Recipient: Lowe’s
Scuba Certification

References:

Jill Brand
RN / Case Manager Heartland Hospice
912 *** **** / 912 *** ****

Dr. Aaron Clark
Medical Director Hospice Advantage
912 *** ****

Scott Willis
Owner
Garden Manor
(843) *** ****

Donna Vance
Co worker
Garden Manor
(843) *** ****